Catering and Shops
Patient, Resident and Client Catering
Catering is provided throughout South Eastern H&SC Trust for patients, residents and clients. Menus are designed in conjunction with service users, speech and language teams and dietitians, ensuring variety for a range of needs and tastes. Click here to learn about Ordering Texture Modified Meals.
Allergen information is available for all menus and recipes and catering staff are trained in preparation and service of meals to those with allergies, allowing us to cater for those with allergies. Click here to learn about our Allergen Policy.
For those patients who miss a meal, we have snack menus available.
Staff and Visitor Catering
Staff and visitor catering is available throughout our hospitals and offers freshly prepared, healthy meals and snacks for our customers. Staff and visitor catering and vending services are created with in line with Nutritional Standards. Click here to learn more.
All of our catering is purchased, prepared, stored and served to the highest hygiene standards, taking into account the vulnerability of many of our patients, residents and clients.
Catering & Shop Locations in the Ulster Hospital
Acute Services Block Restaurant
The Acute Services Block Restaurant is open to all staff, patients and visitors. It serves a selection of hot and cold food, snacks and beverages.
Monday – Sunday, 7.30am – 6.00pm
Inpatient Ward Block Cafe
The cafe is situated on Level 2 of the Inpatient Ward Block and is open to all staff, patients and visitors. Serves coffee, teas, cold drinks and snacks.
Monday – Sunday, 9.00am – 4.30pm
The cafe is located in the ground floor of Maternity building and serves coffee, teas, cold drinks and snacks.
Monday – Friday 9.30am – 4.30pm
The shop is located at the main hospital entrance. It sells hot and cold drinks, sandwiches, fruit, confectionery, newspapers, soft toys and toiletries.
Monday – Sunday, 8.00am – 7.45pm
Vending Machines are available at:
IWB reception area – Hot and cold drinks, snacks
ED waiting area – Hot and cold drinks, snacks
First Floor Landing – Hot and cold drinks, snacks
Maternity – Cold drinks, snacks
Renal Unit – Hot and cold drinks, snacks
Ward 3 & Ward 4 – Hot drinks, snacks
Care of the Elderly Unit – Hot and cold drinks, snacks
Intensive Care Unit – Hot and cold drinks, snacks
Paper Trolley Service
From 9.00 am – 10.00am daily, selling daily newspapers and a selection of magazines to all wards