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At Aintree, we provide a wide range of services to meet our staff and visitors’ needs.


The restaurant is located on the ground floor near to the Aintree Lodge entrance of the hospital. Opening hours are from 9.30am to 2.15pm Monday to Friday. The restaurant offers a range of meals  and hot and cold and refreshments. Card payments are accepted.

The Bistro

The Bistro is located opposite the main restaurant near to the Aintree Lodge entrance. Opening hours are 7.30am to 8.30pm Monday to Friday and 8.00am to 7.30pm at weekends. The Bistro serves Costa Coffee and offers a wide range of beverages and hot and cold meals and snacks. Card payments are accepted. 


Fresh sells smoothies, salads and healthy wraps, is located near to the main entrance of the hospital. Opening hours 8.30am to 5.45pm Monday to Friday.

Tower Block Shop

The shop located near to the main entrance of the hospital and offers a wide selection of items including newspapers, magazines, confectionary and snacks, beverages, gifts and toiletries. Opening hours are 7.30am to 8.30pm Monday to Friday and 9.00am to 7.00pm at weekends.

The Tower Block Coffee Shop 

Serving Starbucks, the Coffee Shop is located by the main entrance and also serves a range of range of cakes, sandwiches, toasties/barm cakes, snacks. Hot & cold drinks. The Coffee shop is open Monday to Friday 7.30 am to 8.00pm and Saturday & Sunday 9.30am to 7.30 pm

Elective Care Centre coffee shop

Inside the Elective Care Centre, the café serves Starbucks and offers a range of toasties, light snacks, cakes, sandwiches, confectionary and crisps, hot and cold drinks, newspapers, magazines and gifts. Open Monday to Friday 7 am to 5 pm.

Out of hours, there are vending machines offering snacks and drinks throughout the hospital.


Coin operated Wheelchairs are available for patients to use and located at main reception, multi storey and Aintree Lodge entrances.


Our onsite Pharmacy is located in the main hospital. Opening hours are:

• Monday to Friday: 8.30am to 5.00pm

• Saturday: 9.00am to 12noon

• Sunday: 2.00pm to 3pm

Further information on our Pharmacy service can be found here.

Cash Machine

Cash machines are located at the main reception and Aintree Lodge entrance. There is no charge to use this service.

Cash Office

The cashiers office is open to members of the public who are eligible for refunds for their travel between 8.30am and 5pm Monday to Friday. The cashiers office is located behind the Aintree Lodge reception of the main hospital building.

Chapel and Chaplaincy

Our Chaplaincy team is committed to providing pastoral and religious support to patients, their families and staff. To contact the Chaplaincy team please ask a member of ward staff or telephone of hospital switchboard on 0151 525 5980.

Changing Places toilet facility

A Changing Places toilet is available 24 hours a day on the ground floor of the main hospital Tower Block. Access is via a radar key, which is available from the front desk in the main hospital foyer.

For more information about Changing Places toilets, visit: www.changing-places.org.

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