Dining and Meal Service

There are a variety of dining options available to you during your stay at UNC Medical Center.

Restaurant Delivery

Patients may order meals directly to their rooms using our Restaurant Delivery service. We offer our full menu between 7 am - 8 pm and a late night menu between 8 pm - 7 am.

If you are on a special diet (for medical reasons), you will be provided with food choices that meet the specific dietary guidelines set by your doctor. Our staff of Clinical Dietitians is also available to provide nutritional education and information.

Guest Trays are available for visitors who wish to dine with a patient in their room. Trays are $8.60 and can be purchased by contacting 984-974-7919.


Starbucks is located off the lobby of the N.C. Cancer Hospital.

Open 24 hours a day, Starbucks serves an assortment of coffees, teas, pastries, sandwiches and more.

Overlook Café

Located on the 2nd floor hallway connecting the N.C. Neurosciences Hospital with the N.C. Cancer Hospital, the Overlook Café offers several dining options in a café setting.

Featured stations include:

  • Mezza Luna - Serving fresh, made to order salads.
  • Cosimo’s Pizza - Serving NY style pizza, flatbread, soups and panini.
  • Max Mangoes - Serving hand dipped ice cream, blended smoothies, floats, ice cream sundaes and frozen yogurt.

The Overlook Café is open Monday-Friday from 11 am - 6 pm.

Terrace Café

Located on the first floor terrace of the N.C. Children’s Hospital the Terrace Café offers multiple dining options in a café setting.

Featured stations include:

  • Fast Breaks - Serving fresh, grab and go sandwiches, gourmet soups, salads, healthy snacks and desserts.
  • Continental Traders - Serving a variety of meal selections including BBQ, fried or rotisserie chicken, Dot’s famous BBQ, macaroni and cheese, mashed potatoes and more.
  • Cosimo’s - Serving pizza, pasta, garlic knots and side salads.
  • Flatiron Grill - Serving made-to-order omelets, pancakes, breakfast sandwiches, hamburgers, onion rings and more.
  • Red Ginger - Serving fresh, made-to-order Asian inspired, wok fired dishes.
  • Sujin Sushi - Serving made-to-order sushi

The Terrace Café is open from 6:30 am - 9 pm.

Corner Café

Located on the ground floor of the N.C. Children’s Hospital (down the hallway past the kinetic sculpture), the Corner Café offers a variety of dining options.

Featured stations include:

  • Caprese’s Deli - Serving made-to-order subs and sandwiches.
  • Bandalero’s - Serving burritos and burrito bowls with fresh salsas.

The Corner Café is open Monday-Friday, from 7 am - 2 pm.

Courtyard Café

Located in the ACC Building, the Courtyard Café offers a variety of food, beverage and snack options for patients and visitor.

The Courtyard Café is open from 7 am - 4 pm.