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A cafeteria in the hospital at 505 Parnassus Ave. is open to all visitors. Located on the second floor in the Moffitt wing, it is open from 6:45 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily. You can pay with cash or by credit or debit card. Food vending machines and microwave ovens are located near the cafeteria and are available 24 hours daily.

Across the street from the hospital, a food court is located in Millberry Union at 500 Parnassus Ave. Vendors in the food court begin to open at 7 a.m. and close by 7 p.m. Palio Paninoteca in Millberry Union is open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mount Zion

At Mount Zion, a cafeteria is open to the public from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Thursday and from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday. The cafeteria is closed on Saturday and Sunday. It is located in the basement of the main Mount Zion complex at 1600 Divisadero St. Food vending machines are located near the cafeteria and are available 24 hours daily.

Other Options

To find other food and dining options near UCSF Medical Center, check out's Find a Restaurant feature:

  • For Parnassus, select Inner Sunset from the "Location" pull-down menu
  • For Mount Zion, select either Western Addition or Pacific Heights from the "Location" pull-down menu
Related Information

Hospital Information Desk
505 Parnassus Ave.
Phone: (415) 353-1664
Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m., Monday to Friday
10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Saturday, Sunday, Holidays

Lost and Found
Phone: (415) 476-2454
To report a missing item.

Medical Office Building 1
(Ambulatory Care Center)
Information Desk
400 Parnassus Ave.
Phone: (415) 353-2048
Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday to Friday

Mount Zion Campus
Information Desk
1600 Divisadero St.
Phone: (415) 353-9548
Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday to Friday

Operator Services
Phone: (415) 476-1000
Hours: 24 hours daily

Surgical Family Lounge
505 Parnassus Ave., Room M-104J for check-in
Phone: (415) 353-1626 or (415) 353-1231
Hours: 6 a.m. – 9 p.m., Monday to Friday