Amenities at Carle Foundation Hospital
Food and DrinkRoom Service
Carle offers room service dining for patients and guests. To place an order, dial 6-3333 from the in-room phone. Orders are taken from 6:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. and are delivered in about 45 minutes. Guest meals cost $6 per tray and must be paid for by using a personal check or guest meal ticket. Cash is not accepted. Guest meal tickets can be purchased in the Carle Café, Coffee Bar or Carle Auxiliary Gift Shop. Each meal ticket is good for 1 entree, 2 sides, 1 dessert and 1 beverage. Meal tickets are nonrefundable.
North Star Café
North Star Café features premium sandwiches, brick-oven pizzas, custom salads and freshly baked cookies, along with convenient grab-and-go sandwiches, salads and snacks and Starbucks® beverages. It is located in the main concourse of the hospital and open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
The Carle Café features hot entrees, made-to-order grill items, soups, salad bar, a deli bar, grab-n-go selections, snacks and beverages. The Café is located on the lower level of the Hospital and is open daily 6 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
The Coffee Bar is located on the first floor of South Clinic. Starbucks® coffee and assorted pastries, sandwiches and snacks are offered 6:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Available 24 hours a day, vending machines for snacks and beverages are located at the Carle Café entrance on the lower level, the third floor surgical waiting area and in other places throughout the facility.