At our cafés and restaurants, we offer great food at great value for patients, visitors and our staff.

Our menus are carefully designed by our experienced chefs using quality ingredients. We offer a wide range of food options and a selection of hot and cold beverages served by friendly staff.

Why not take advantage of comfortable seating in relaxed surroundings to chat and relax away from the hustle and bustle of hospital wards?

All meals are available to eat-in or takeaway and are served throughout the day. See our menu displays for daily special offers, promotions and theme days. 

The restaurants are signposted at each site and we also have vending machines available.

We are in the process of updating our internet pages and will be providing much more information about upcoming events and offers here soon!

Opening hours

Foster's Restaurant

Find us by the Tower Block for delicious freshly cooked hot and cold meals, snacks and drinks in our welcoming restaurant. 

Monday - Friday

07.30 - 18.30

Saturday and Sunday

08.00 - 14.30

Blue Spa Restaurant

Find us by the main pillars entrance for delicious, freshly cooked breakfast, lunch and dinner, snacks and treats

Monday - Sunday

07.30 - 19.00

Glasshouse Coffee Shop

Find us in St Paul's Wing for delicious hot and cold snacks and drinks in our welcoming cafe

Monday - Friday

07.30 - 16.00


08.30 - 15.30

Our week-to-view menu for Foster's Restaurant, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital

sample lunch menu



Coming soon...

British Sandwich week

We will have a different sandwich for sale in Fosters, Blue Spa and Glasshouse every day during this week. Some of the sandwiches include a new york inspired bagel and a vegetarian twist on the B.L.T. Click here for more information.


From the 10th May we will be selling a range of paninis produced in house. Choose from turkey club, ham and cheese, pulled pork and caremilized onions, cheddar, tomato and pesto, tuna melt and chicken tikka with peppers


Special offers

New Deli bar in Fosters restaurant

 We will soon be launching our brand new deli section. Customers will be able to choose from a fantastic selection of chilled products  and some new salads as well as an expanded freshly made sandwich selection and many more new choices to eat in or take away.

New coffee in Fosters

We now stock bean to cup coffees from Bridge Valley in Fosters restaurant from our new machines, we have more, faster coffee dispensers available to reduce queuing. The tea selection has increased to include a selection of different brews from the London tea company

2 week menu coming soon

A new two week menu is to be launched in Fosters and Blue Spa in the early months of 2017. we have included many of our most requested meals as well as some new dishes which will prove to be very popular. More details to follow.

Breakfast delivery service

The catering department have recently been trialling a breakfast delivery service to Beacon house and estates. We are looking to expand this service in the new year to include more departments and to start delivering breakfasts to other areas in Cheltenham.

Visit our new Farm shop

Staff and visitors are now  able to purchase fresh and seasonal fruit and vegetables, locally sourced preserves, pickles, dairy products, drinks, cakes, cookies and slices. We will shortly be selling gifts and seasonal presents as well as our ever increasing range. 

New buffet and function service

We are now offering a new and improved buffet function service to the hospitals. More information is available on our staff intranet.

Fresh sandwich range

We are now offering a fresh sandwich range in our restaurants and will be adding to the selection soon.

Grab your new salad boxes

We are now offering a new range of tasty prepared salad boxes in our cafe and restaurants. Pick up favourites such as Chicken Caesar, Pesto Pasta, Tuna Nicoise as well as Mediteranian Feta.

Meal Deal Mondays and Tuesdays

We now have a constantly changing special menu on Mondays in Fosters and Tuesday in Blue Spa. It is a set menu at a very competetive price (normally between £2.50-£3.00) some of the meals we have sold recently include roast pork rolls, kievs, pasta and meatballs.We will update this page frequently with information about forthcoming events