Shops and cafes

We have shops and cafes at both of our hospitals. If you are visiting the University Hospital of North Tees you will find a number of cafes in the hospital and shops in the main mall.

Cafe Wilbers

Staff, patients and visitors can relax in our stylish Cafe Wilbers. Our cafe in the Tees restaurant is open from Monday to Sunday, 8am to 7pm and in main outpatients from Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm. We offer a wide range of refreshments and delicious snacks. Cafe Wilbers is staffed by our own catering staff, with profits going back into the hospital to improve patient care.


You can enjoy drinks and snacks in Costa, which can be found just near the main entrance. It is open from Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm and 9am to 6pm at weekends and bank holidays.

Panacea Pharmacy

Panacea is the trust’s outpatient pharmacy where people who have had drugs and medicines prescribed in our outpatient clinics can take the prescriptions to be dispensed. Open Monday to Friday 8.45am to 5pm.

RVS shop

The RVS shop in the main entrance is run by volunteers. The shop sells a selection of gifts and flowers. The shop is open from Monday to Friday, 9am to 7pm, Saturday 10.30am to 4pm and Sunday 1.30pm to 4pm.

League of Friends coffee shop

The League of Friends coffee shop in the West Wing is run by volunteers. They serve snacks and drinks Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm.

Cash machine

There is a cash machine located near the main entrance of the hospital and near the main lift block. There are no charge to use these facilities.