Food and Nutrition Department (Dietary)

The Food and Nutrition Department prepare and serves meals to patients, guests, staff, and visitors and provides initial and ongoing dietary education to patients and staff.

Patient meals are served according to physician's written orders with dieticians' approval.



Patients with Special Dietary Needs or Questions

While Staying at the Hospital

If you have any special dietary needs or requirements, please notify either the Admissions office staff or your physician.

After You Leave the Hospital

Ongoing food and nutrition counseling is available at the following locations:

Primary Care Center
181 Belle Meade Road
Setauket, NY 11733
Services available: Nutrition counseling

Educational Information

Stony Brook University Medical Center
Services Available: Oncology Nutrition Services

Patient Meal Service Hours

Patient Meal Service times: Breakfast 7:00AM - 8:00 AM
Lunch 12:00 - 1:00 PM
Dinner 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Late Tray Service: Breakfast until 9:30AM
Lunch until 1:30PM
Dinner until 7:45PM

Early tray service is available as requested.
Nourishments are delivered at 10:00AM, 2:00PM, and 8:00PM.

Visitor and Staff Meal Service Hours


Marketplace Cafe (Hospital, Level 5)
  Late Night 2:00AM - 4:30AM
  Breakfast 6:30AM - 10:30AM
  Lunch 11:00AM - 4:00PM
  Dinner 4:00PM - 8:00PM
Skyline Deli (Hospital, Level 5)
  Late Night 1:00AM - 4:00AM
  Breakfast 5:15AM - 10:30AM
  Lunch 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Bookends Cafeteria (Health Sciences Center, Level 2)
  Monday - Friday 7:00AM - 3:00 PM



Contact Us

We can be contacted at (631) 444-1441 between 8:30AM - 4:30PM.