Nutrition Services

The Food and Nutrition Services department at MedStar Harbor Hospital is dedicated to providing wholesome, nutritious meals in compliance with your physician's orders. We offer a varied menu from which you may make meal selections.

Patient Mealtimes*


7:30 to 9 a.m.


11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.


4:30 to 6 p.m.

* If a special test or procedure coincides with a mealtime, we will arrange to bring your meal at a more convenient time.

  • Kosher Meals: If you would like to receive kosher meals, we can provide your meal from an authorized supplier. If this option interests you, please inform your nurse.
  • Dietitian Available: A clinical dietitian is available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. to answer questions about your diet and to provide nutritional education.

Cafe Hours for Visitors**


6:30 to 10 a.m.


11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

**Vending machines are located on the ground floor near the Café, on the first floor by the Emergency department, in the Women and Infants’ Center, in the Same Day Surgery waiting area, and in the ICU waiting area.

Branches Café and Gift Shop Hours

Seven Days a Week 

6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.