Restaurants and Cafés

Our hospitals offer for visitors and patients' family members and friends a variety of options for eating and having coffee at the hospital or in its vicinity.

Tays Central Hospital

The Food Services of the Tays Central Hospital serves food to visitors as well as patients. Cash, debit cards and most credit cards are accepted.

There are also several lunch restaurants and cafés in the area maintained by Pirkanmaan Kansanterveys ry. The proceeds are used to support the activities of Hämeenmaan Sydänpiiri (a member association of the Finnish Heart Association), Pirkanmaan Syöpäyhdistys (a member association of the Cancer Society of Finland) and the Training Foundation of Tampere University Hospital.

The restaurant at the patient hotel serves buffet breakfasts, lunches and dinners every day. À la carte meals are available every day until 7:30 pm. For persons staying in the same room with the patient, breakfast is included in the price of the accommodation. The lobby cafeteria in the patient hotel is open all hours.

Snack and drink vending machines accepting coins can be found in the main lobby of the Radius building, in First Aid Unit Acuta and in the lobby of the A building.

Tays Pitkäniemi Hospital

The Pitkäniemi Hospital Food Centre serves lunch to visitors as well as patients. Cash, debit cards and most credit cards are accepted. Lunch is available on weekdays from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm.

The cafeteria at Pitkäniemi is open on Monday to Thursday from 9 am to 4 pm, on Fridays from 9 am to 3 pm, and on Sundays from 12 noon to 4 pm. The cafeteria is closed on Saturdays.

In addition to cafeteria services, you can buy fruit, dairy and bread products, stamps, drugstore and stationery products, as well as evening newspapers. The cafeteria is located in building 89, which is to the left of the road to the hospital. The phone number is +358 3 311 63850.

Tays Valkeakoski Hospital

Visitors can have lunch on weekdays in the staff dining hall, which is located one floor down from the main lobby. Lunch is available on weekdays from 11 am to 1 pm. You can pay with meal tickets, which can be purchased from the help desk in the main lobby of Tays Valkeakoski Hospital. The help desk is open on weekdays from 8 am to 3 pm.

The cafeteria of Tays Valkeakoski Hospital is open on weekdays from 7:45 am to 2 pm. The cafeteria is located in the hospital's main lobby. The phone number is +358 3 311 67348. There is also a snack vending machine in the main lobby.

Tays Sastamala Hospital

Visitors can have lunch in the Hopunkallio restaurant nearby, which also provides meals for patients and staff. Lunch is available every day from 11 am to 1 pm. The restaurant is located at Hoitokatu 6 A. The phone number is +358 40 192 6198.

The cafeteria of Tays Sastamala Hospital is open from Monday to Friday from 8 am to 5:30 pm and on Saturdays from 11 am to 4 pm. The cafeteria is closed on Sundays.

In addition to cafeteria services, you can order pastries and cakes and buy stamps, sympathy cards, magazines and newspapers, as well as flowers (can be delivered to the ward upon order). The cafeteria is located in the hospital's main lobby. The phone number is +358 3 311 62199.