Rank: 16

2018 F&B sales: $16.4M

Total bed count: 912   

Total patient discharges: 45,506

Location: Chicago


Northwestern Memorial Hospital offers more than 20 foodservice brands, such as Burrito Beach, Pizza Studio and local favorite Cafe L’Appetito, as part of its Shop & Dine Northwestern concept. It also has its own flagship restaurant in Beatrix, part of the Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises restaurant family. In 2018, the hospital unveiled the new Delnor Community Kitchen, a venue for adults and children to learn about nutrition in a fun, engaging environment via complementary classes and cooking demonstrations. The kitchen is home to a main island with appliances, a food prep area, seating around the island for viewing and two additional workstations with appliances.


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Source: Data courtesy of Technomic. All sales figures are estimates.