Canteen, Retail Store, and Coffee Shop - Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center
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Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center


Canteen, Retail Store, and Coffee Shop

Cafeteria & Retail Store


Visitors are welcome to eat in the medical center Canteen. The Canteen Service operates a retail store and cafeteria, both located on the 2nd floor in Liberty Hall, as well as a coffee shop, the Patriot Brew, located on the basement level to the left of the Front Entrance. Vending machines are also available for the convenience of patients and visitors.

Hours of operation are: Cafeteria - 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday; Patriot Brew - 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday; and Retail Store - 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. The cafeteria, coffee shop, and retail store are closed on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.  We offer hot and cold entrees, beverages and desserts and snacks in both the cafeteria and coffee shop. In the 1st Floor Vending Area, there is a microwave oven available to warm food, and vending machines accept dollar bills.

Vending machines are available at the outpatient facilities.

Retail Store

We offer a full-service retail store with such products as electronics, cosmetics, toiletries, and clothing. Items may be purchased tax-free. The retail store is open to Patients, Staff, Visitors, as well as general public and is located on the 2nd floor, in Liberty Hall, with the cafeteria.

For more information on the VA's Veterans Canteen Service visit the VCS Web Site!

Contact Info


  • Canteen 2nd floor
    Retail Store 2nd floor
    Coffee Shop Basement

Contact Number(s)

  • 570-824-3521 Ext. 24824/27790
  • 877-928-2621 Ext. 24824/27790

Hours of Operation

  • Canteen Mon-Fri 7:30am-3:00pm
    Patriot Brew Mon-Fri 6:00am - 4:00pm