Food and Drink
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 7am-7pm 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 Shop, Breezeway or Carle Gift Shop. Each meal ticket is good for 1 entree, 2 sides, 1 dessert and 1 beverage. Meal tickets are nonrefundable.
The Carle Café features home-cooked entrees, made-to-order grill items, a salad bar, a deli bar, grab-n-go selections, assorted beverages, homemade soups and snacks. The Café is located on the lower level of the Hospital and is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
The Coffee Shop offers made-to-order grill items, salads, soups, snacks and assorted beverages. Located in the main lobby of the Hospital, it is open 6:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., Monday – Friday.
Carle Coffee Bar has two locations: the first floor of both the Breezeway and the first floor of South Clinic. Both locations proudly brew Starbucks Coffee, and offer assorted pastries, sandwiches and snacks. Hours are 6:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Available 24 hours a day, vending machines for snacks and beverages are located at the Café entrance on the lower level, the third floor surgical waiting area and in other places throughout the facility.
The Colwell Chapel is located in the Hospital’s main lobby. Visitors and patients of all faiths are welcome to visit the chapel at any time for prayer, quiet reflection or meditation.
Newspapers AND ATM MACHINES
An outgoing mailbox and ATM machine are located in the Orchard Street Lobby. An ATM is also directly outside the cafeteria. Newspaper vending machines are located in the Breezeway.
The Carle Auxiliary Gift Shop sells gifts, flowers, cards, candy, magazines, newspapers and toiletries. Proceeds are donated to the Hospital to support the Auxiliary Guest House, scholarships for future healthcare students, medical equipment and other programs to benefit patients.
Carle Auxiliary Guest House
The Carle Auxiliary and The Carle Foundation built the Guest House to provide a home away from home for families of intensive care patients. Adjacent to the Hospital, the Guest House features 12 bedrooms, each with a private bath, communal living room, kitchen, dining room, laundry facilities and a computer with internet access. Two rooms are handicapped accessible (ADA Compliant). Rooms are assigned as needed so family members can be close to loved ones in intensive care. For information about the Carle Auxiliary Guest House, please call (217) 326-1620.