Food & shops

Food options available in the atrium cafeteria.
There are a variety of options for food and shops throughout KGH.

Depending on your tastes or diet requirements, there are a number of different options and locations to find food and a place to eat while you are at Kingston General Hospital. This includes healthier choices including vegetarian, vegan, low-fat and low-sugar options. For a list of our eateries and cafeterias, please see the list below, or see our Directory of Retail Services map by clicking here.

Click here for the 2018-2019 holiday hours schedule for retail food services in our main lobby, Atrium Cafeteria and Burr 0 kiosk.

Auxiliary Café

Location: main lobby, Davies 1

Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on weekdays and 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekends. 

The Auxiliary cafe offers ready-made and made-to-order sandwiches, soups, as well as daily specials and snacks. You can sit and eat in or take your food away.

The Cafe accepts payment with cash, debit, American Express, Visa & Master Card.

Please note hours may vary on statutory holidays for all Auxiliary services. 

Auxiliary Gift Shop

Location: main lobby, Davies 1
NEW HOURS as of July 3, 2018  ~  Open: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays, 12 noon to 3:45 p.m. on weekends.

Contact information: 613-549-6666 extension 4237.
The Gift Shop sells an assortment of baby wear and baby gifts, children's toys, greeting cards, totes and hand bags, costume jewellery, clothing, magazines and books, candy and snacks, and larger gifts for all occasions. We also welcome over-the-phone orders to be delivered to patient rooms, including fresh flowers. The gift shop accepts payment with cash, debit, American Express, Visa & Master Card.

"On the Go" outlet featuring Tim Hortons

Location: main lobby, Davies 1
Hours: 5:30 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. on weekdays and 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. on weekends
The "On the Go" outlet features your favourite Tim Hortons hot and cold drinks and snacks.

CLOSED from Dec. 22 to Jan. 6. Please visit us during our extended hours in the Atrium Café.

The Atrium

Location: underneath the main lobby, Davies 0
Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. seven days a week
The Atrium is home to the On the Go Bistro featuring a Tim Hortons and a Pizza Pizza outlet, as well as a full menu of hot and cold meals, snacks and several daily special options. You can sit and eat in or or take your food away.

OPEN daily Dec. 22 to Jan. 6, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.  EXCEPT for Dec. 24 to 26 and Dec. 30 to Jan. 1, when we are open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Auxiliary Tuck Shop

Location: First floor in the Connell wing, near the Connell elevators
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on  weekdays, closed on weekends and holidays

The Tuck Shop offers a full range of hot and cold drinks, baked goods, sandwiches from the 'Golden Rooster', candy and other treats. There is also dry cleaning services available, small sundries, magazines, used paperback books, local newspapers, Globe and Mail newspaper and plants for sale.

The Cancer Centre Tim Hortons

Location: Cancer Centre lobby, Burr 0
Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on weekdays, closed on weekends and holidays
The Cancer Centre Tim Hortons offers your favourite Tim Hortons hot and cold beverages and snacks.

CLOSED Dec. 24 to 26 and Dec. 31 and Jan. 1. OPEN all other days 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.