Cafeteria & Retail Store - Washington DC VA Medical Center
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Cafeteria & Retail Store

Coffee and Snacks

For a coffee, a treat or a quick lunch, visit our gourmet coffee station in the atrium. For a complete breakfast or lunch try our canteen on the basement level of the facility. A 24-hour vending area is also available to you.


A full-service cafeteria is located in the basement level of the medical center. Open from 6:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m., the cafeteria offers breakfast and lunch. The menu includes pizza, custom made sandwiches, bistro sandwiches and burgers, hot meals, soups, ice cream and a variety of drinks.

Retail Store

For the convenience of veteran patients, visitors and employees a retail store is located in the medical center on the basement level (GE142). Small appliances, snacks, gifts, clothing, electronic equipment and toiletries are just a few of the items carried in the store.

Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays (except 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.). Drop by and check out the constantly changing stock.

Vending Machines

A large variety of snacks and meals are available through the vending room located on the first level just past the Barber Shop in room 1A104. Sodas, ice cream, sandwiches, coffee and frozen meals are available 24/7. A change machine and microwave are located in the vending room.


Food Service
Basement, Room GE-142
Monday - Friday

Retail Store
Basement, Room GS-142
Monday - Friday

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