Shops and cafes

Here at Harrogate District Hospital we have a range of service options to suit patients, visitors and staff. Whether that's food and drink or magazines and flowers, it should be available on site.

HDFT’s Catering Team has been awarded the Food for Life Bronze Catering Mark from the Soil Association for the provision of patient and staff meals. This means that our meals are fresh, healthy, sustainable and meet the nutritional elements of the Government Buying Standards. Find out more about our inpatient catering service.

Herriot’s restaurant

Herriot’s is our main restaurant and is open to patients, visitors and staff seven days a week. The restaurant provides a traditional breakfast, a variety of hot and cold lunches and evening meals, a salad bar, both made-to-order and pre-packed sandwiches as well as snacks and beverages. Our seven-day carvery meal deal is a firm favourite among patients and staff, and vegetarian options are always available.

The restaurant is located on the first floor of Harrogate District Hospital. Our opening times are:

Breakfast: 7.30am – 11am
Lunch: 11.30am – 1.45pm
Dinner: 6pm – 7.45pm

Please note that as of December 2016, Herriot’s is now accepting card payments.

RVS cafe

The Royal Voluntary Service (RVS) operate a coffee shop, which is situated in the main entrance. With a number of tables and a small garden, it’s the perfect place to sit and enjoy a cup of tea or a slice of cake when you need to refuel. The coffee shop also offers light lunch options such as soups, sandwiches and paninis.

The opening hours for the RVS coffee shop are:

Monday-Friday: 8am – 5pm

The coffee shop does accept credit and debit cards, although a minimum spend of £2 is required.

WH Smith

WH Smith runs a small shop in the main entrance, next to reception. The shop sells a selection of newspapers, magazines, flowers, books and snacks. Card is accepted on all payments. The shop’s opening hours are:

Monday-Friday: 7.30am – 7pm
Saturday-Sunday: 9am – 4pm

Cash machine

If you need cash to access any of our facilities, a free-to-use machine is available in the main entrance.