Cafes, shops and amenities

The Trust has a variety of spaces for patients, visitors and staff to purchase refreshments from a quick cup of coffee to a roast dinner.


Sunderland Royal Hospital cafes, restaurants and shops

Restaurant, A Floor

Open to all staff and visitors and offers a wide range of hot and cold meals, sandwiches, snacks, confectionary and beverages.

Opening Hours:

7:30am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday

Closed Weekends and Bank Holidays

RVS Cafe, B Floor next to Main Reception

The Cafe is open to all staff and visitors and offers a wide range of hot and cold snacks, sandwiches, confectionary and beverages.

Opening Hours:

8.00am to 8.00pm Monday to Friday

8.30am to 7.00pm Saturday and Sunday

RVS Vending Service, B Floor next to Main Reception

This Service offers a range of hot and cold snacks, sandwiches, and beverages 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

RVS Shop, B Floor next to Main Reception

This shop offers a range of sandwiches, snacks, confectionary, drinks, cards, novels and newspapers.

Opening Hours:

7am to 8pm Monday to Friday.

9am to 8pm Saturday and Sunday

RVS Coffee Shop, C Floor Chester Wing Outpatients

This coffee shop offers a range of hot and cold snacks, sandwiches, and beverages.

Opening Hours:

9am to 5pm Monday to Friday

The Servery, Education Centre

This is a limited service introduced to accommodate the users and staff of the Education Centre. Sandwiches, snacks, beverages and a selection of hot meals are available.

Opening Hours:

10:00am to 3:00pm Monday to Friday

Closed Weekends and Bank Holidays

Sunderland Royal Hospital other amenities

Alliance and Leicester ATM

Cash points are located on B Floor at the Main Entrance and Chester Wing Outpatients, opposite the WRVS cafe.

Urban Hair Design Unisex Hair Salon, B Floor

The hairdresser is open to staff, patients and visitors, no appointments are required.

Opening Hours:

9.30am to 5.00pm Tuesday to Friday

10.00am to 5.00pm Saturday

Late night appointment available on request

Sunderland Eye Infirmary

Dining Room, 1st Floor

The dining room is solely for the use of staff due to the numbers of available seats during peak times.

Outpatients and visitors are accommodated in the dining room at off peak service times and takeaway meals can be consumed in the patient waiting areas during peak times.

Opening Hours:

10.00 am to 2:00pm Monday to Friday

Closed Weekends and Bank Holidays

RVS Coffee Shop, Outpatients

This coffee shop offers a range of hot and cold snacks, sandwiches, and beverages.

Opening Hours:

9am to 5pm Monday to Friday

Sunderland Royal Hospital

Kayll Road, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR4 7TP

Tel: 0191 565 6256

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Sunderland Eye Infirmary

Queen Alexandra Road, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR2 9HP

Tel: 0191 565 6256

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