Food | Facilities | Activities

The Children's Hospital at Westmead has a number of onsite services and places to eat, for the convenience of families, staff and visitors.

The Hospital has a number of water refill stations available, one is located on Level 2, outside Outpatients in the Galleria another is located outside on Level 1, as you exit the Hospital towards the Children’s Garden.

Read more about food and nutrition in hospital and guidelines for bringing food into the hospital. 

Looking for services and facilities?

Did you know the Sibling Care Centre can look after your other children while you are with the doctors?

Did you know the Hospital has a Starlight Express Room and a Book Bunker?

Bear Bite Eatery

The Bear Bite Eatery has a variety of hot foods, salads, sandwiches, sushi, drinks, fruit, snacks, some grocery items, newspapers, magazines and Telstra phone cards (including Phone Away cards).

The Bear Bite Eatery is located on Level 1 at the bottom of the ramp and is open 7 days a week, 08.00am - 8.00pm Monday - Friday, 08.30am - 7.30pm Weekends & Public holidays.

Bear Brasserie Café

Bear Brasserie cafe provides delicious gourmet style food and beverages with a café setting without having to leave the hospital.

Bear Brasserie is located on Level 2 at the end of the Galleria and is open Monday - Friday: 7.30am - 7.00pm & Saturdays: 7.30am - 2.00pm.

For any enquiries please phone Bear Brasserie Café on 02 9845 0915.

Kidz Corner Café

The Kidz Corner Café provides a variety of café style meals, sandwiches, beverages and confectionery.

They are located on Hainsworth Street near the visitors car park and are open on Monday - Friday: 7.30am - 3.00pm.

For any enquiries please phone Kidz Corner Café on 02 9845 0723.


Starbucks specialises in coffee and other beverages, also has a selection off desserts and snacks and some Starbucks merchandise for sale.

Starbucks is located on level 2 near the Main entrance and is open 7 days a week, Monday - Friday: 6.00am - 11.00pm, Saturday: 6.30am - 10.30pm, Sunday: 6.30am - 10pm.

The volunteers' snack trolley

A variety of snacks and drinks can be purchased from the Volunteers Snack Trolley which visits all wards every weekday morning (except on Public Holidays).

Vending machines

Snacks, drinks and other items such as toiletries are available from vending machines located throughout the hospital.