Food and accommodations


Coffee shop

The Bistro
Serving hot soups, sandwiches and coffee
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.; Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  
Located just inside the 24th Street entrance, across from Heilicher Auditorium.

Vending machines are located in the hallway near the inpatient area and are available at all times.


We recommend the Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Downtown for patients of Phillips Eye Institute – a campus of Abbott Northwestern Hospital and their families who wish to stay overnight prior to or following a procedure. Discount rates are available to patients. Reservations must be made directly with the hotel. When calling for current rates, be sure to identify yourself as a Phillips Eye Institute patient.

Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Downtown
1101 4th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404

$89.00 rate includes free valet parking and free hospital shuttle service
Reservations: 612-339-6633, ask for Abbott Northwestern Hospital preferred rate