Food and Nutrition Services

Guest and visitors are welcome to dine in our cafés at Palomar Medical Center Escondido, Palomar Medical Center Downtown and Palomar Medical Center Poway. We offer a wide variety of hot and cold choices to satisfy your dining and nutrition needs.

This week's menus:


Palomar Medical Center Escondido

Guests are invited to visit the Garden Terrace Café on the third floor. At the Café, your visitors can dine in or order “to go” so they can eat with you. There are also vending machines for snacks and beverages next to the Emergency Department on the first floor.

Garden Terrace Café Hours

  • Breakfast: 6 – 10 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 – 7 p.m.
  • Late Night: 11 p.m. – 1 a.m.


Palomar Medical Center Downtown 

Main Hospital Cafeteria

  • Located 2nd floor
  • Open every day 6am-7pm
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Pizza, hot soups, sweets
  • Vending machines available 24 hrs/day
  • Weekly menu 

Java City

  • Located in lobby of Main Entrance
  • Open M-F 8:00am-3:30pm
  • Coffee, espresso, hot chocolate
  • Fruit and breakfast breads


Palomar Medical Center Poway 

Main Hospital Cafeteria

  • Located on 3rd floor
  • Open 6:30am-3:30pm, 5pm-7pm
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Pizza, hot entrees, soup, sweets
  • Vending machines available 24/hrs
  • Weekly menu 


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