Food, shops and services2022-10-11T11:51:13+10:00

Food, shops and services

The hospital has a range of shops and services for people to access.  Cafes, food and drink outlets on campus are available for visitors and staff to purchase meals and refreshments. More than 8 000 people come to Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital each day.  Patients who stay in hospital are served their meals at regular times each day.

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    Cafes, food and drinks

    Cafe Royale

    Come and try our delicious new healthy food options – Fresh for you every day!

    Café Royale has a wide range of taste sensations from cuisines around the world, from the Mediterranean, sushi or Japanese Cuisine.

    Or why not start the day with our good start breakfast bar, freshly made daily sandwiches, wraps and rolls. Over lunch you can create your own salad bowls or if your looking for something more substantial we have an ever-changing hot dish section or a good old fashion carvery.

    Café Royale has everything covered.

    Open:  Monday-Friday 7.00am-6.00pm and weekends 7.00am-4.00pm
    Location: Level 1 Ned Hanlon Building

    Café Lattes

    Need a morning or even 3pm pick up- grab your Piazza Doro coffee and quick bites from Café Lattes.

    Open:  Monday-Friday 7.00am-6.00pm and weekends 7.00am-4.00pm
    Location: Level 1 Ned Hanlon Building


    Come up the hill a little to enjoy some peace away from the hustle and bustle of the hospital.

    Offering a full à la carte menu for both breakfast and lunch; Pulse has the perfect blend of meal-time staples and other more contemporary options. Or if that still isn’t enough variety then there’s a whole cabinet filled with both sweet and savoury goodies! Also why not try our coffee cart outside for fabulous fast Elixir blend coffee.

    Breakfast and lunch menu with dine in or takeaway options.
    Open: Monday-Friday 6.30am-3.00pm
    Location: Ground floor Centre for Clinical Research Building (next to Education Centre)
    Phone: (07) 3646 5802

    Coffee Cube

    They say good things come in small packages and that certainly applies to Coffee Cube. This little space pumps out fantastic tasting coffee and, located on Level 6 near Maternity, has been responsible caffeinating many bleary-eyed customers after a sleepless night!

    Grab and go food options are available too, so if the prospect of waiting for a lift is too much for you to handle then make the Coffee Cube your one stop shop!

    Coffee, prepacked light meals and snacks.
    Open: Monday-Friday 6.30am-2pm
    Location: Level 6 Ned Hanlon Building


    Hungry for a sandwich made exactly as you like?

    Have your sandwich made in front of you by our trained Sandwich Artists with any combination of fillings served in either one of our iconic subs, paninis, wraps or straight up salads I am sure all will delight. Then why not add a drink and some freshly baked cookies to compliment your meal.

    Subway also have some delicious catering options for the hospital, including a selection of sandwich and wrap platters and who can forget the mouth-watering cookie platters.

    Open: Monday-Friday 7.00am-8.00pm and weekends 7.00am-4.00pm
    Location: Level 1 Ned Hanlon Building
    Phone: (07) 3636 0821
    Fax: (07) 3646 6356
    Catering available

    2C Coffee Cart

    Whilst small in stature, this little space has huge personality. At 2Cs we have two barometers of success in all that we do; namely the deliverance of great coffee with genuine care.

    With numerous grab and go food options available too; should you ever find yourself in the Joyce Twedell building then be sure to stop by the Cart with heart.

    Coffee, prepacked light meals and snacks.
    Open: Monday-Friday 7.00am-2.30pm
    Location: Level 4 Joyce Tweddell Building

    Coffee Clinic

    Any time is the right time for coffee!  Come and be looked after by our team of experienced baristas and enjoy a wide selection of healthy-licious light meals and snacks.

    Open: Monday-Friday 6.30am-2.00pm
    Location: Level 1 Atrium (Between Ned Hanlon Building and Dr James Mayne Building)

    City Pantry – Open All Hours

    Fresh fruit and meals that can be served cold or heated in the supplied microwave.
    Open: 24 hours a day 7 days a week
    Location: Level 1 Atrium (next to Coffee Clinic)

    Looking for food options outside of hours?

    We have vending machines with snack food and drinks available 24/7 around the hospital.

    There are many cafes and shops near RBWH


    Atrium Pharmacy

    Open: Monday-Friday 7.00am-6.00pm
    Weekends and public holidays 9.00am-5.00pm (inpatient services only)
    Location: Level 1 Ned Hanlon Building
    Phone: (07) 3854 0474
    Fax: (07) 3854 0434

    Australia Post Office

    Open: Monday-Friday 9.00am-5.00pm and closed weekends
    Location: Level 1 Ned Hanlon, near the newsagency towards the front of the hospital
    Phone: (07) 3852 1282


    Open: Monday-Friday 8.30am-5.00pm, Saturday 8.00am-2.00pm
    Location: Ground floor, Atrium, Ned Hanlon Building
    Samara Hair & Beauty Boutique
    PH: 0458 829 360 & 3646 0998

    RBWH Newsagency entrance

    Butterfields Gifts Fashion & Fine Food

    Open: Monday-Friday 7.00am-6.00pm, Saturday 7.00am-5.00pm, Sunday 7.00am-3.00pm and public holidays 7.00am-3.00pm
    Location: Level 1 Ned Hanlon Building
    Phone: (07) 3252 8175

    Perrotts Florist

    Open: Monday-Friday 8.00am-5.30pm, Saturday 9.30am-1.00pm and closed Sunday
    Location:  Ground floor, Atrium, Dr James Mayne Building (near the main entrance)
    Phone: (07) 3252 7877

    RBWH Foundation Kiosk

    Baby clothes and accessories, soft toys, gifts, confectionery, books and phone cards.
    Open: Monday-Friday 8.30am-3.30pm
    Location: Ground floor, Atrium, Ned Hanlon Building


    on-bank ATM


    Location: Level 1, Ned Hanlon Building near the Food Court

    RBWH Cycle Centre

    The Cycle Centre provides secure bike racks, lockers and showers for staff and the public.
    Phone: (07) 364 6Bike (2453) | Fax: (07) 364 60800

    Phone chargers

    Recharge your phone battery located at:

    Emergency Department, ground floor, Dr James Mayne Building
    Level 1, Ned Hanlon Building in front of the Atrium Pharmacy

    Internet and Wi-Fi

    Internet kiosks are available 24/7 on level 1 Ned Hanlon Building opposite the Atrium Pharmacy.

    Free Wi-Fi is available for patients and visitors.

    Information desk

    Our volunteers in purple are on hand to assist you with directions from 8.00am to 4.00pm weekdays.
    Locations: Ground floor main entrance to the hospital, level 1 and level 6 Ned Hanlon Building

    Lost property

    If you leave any personal property behind when you leave hospital, items are kept for three months and then donated to charity. If you lose a personal item during your stay, please let us know:

    Trust office (valuables, jewellery, money) | Phone: (07) 3646 1858
    Patient Support (umbrella, jumper etc.) | Phone: (07) 3646 7224
    Emergency Department (items left in Emergency) | Phone: (07) 3647 5965

    Justice of the Peace

    A Justice of the Peace is available for patients, visitors and staff. Justice of the Peace services are available on Ground Floor (near hospital chapel), Ned Hanlon Building, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital at the following times:

    Monday – 9:30am-1:30pm
    Tuesday – 9:30am-4pm
    Wednesday – 9:30am-1:30pm
    Thursday – closed
    Friday – 9:30am-4pm
    Saturday and Sunday – Closed

    To find a JP near you, Search for your nearest JP or Cdec

    Public phones

    Public phones are located throughout the hospital for patient and visitor use. Please ask staff for the phone located closest to you.

    Parking and transport

    Information on parking and transport at the RBWH


    General and disabled toilets and baby changing rooms are located on every floor of the hospital for patient and visitor use. Please ask staff for the toilet closest to you.

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