Patients & Visitors


Parking and Valet Services

Free parking is available for patients and visitors in white-lined areas in all lots. Handicapped parking is provided at all main entrances.

Valet services are available Monday-Friday at both the north (main) entrance and the south (John K. Pruellage Heart & Vascular Center) entrances. Hours of valet at the north entrance are 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., hours at the south entrance are 5:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Emergency Department is 6 a.m. to 12 a.m. daily (including holidays).

Patients with handicap plates or tags may use the valet parking for free. Others may use the service for only $2 per car.

Contact valet parking at 314-709-6354.

Dining options

If a visitor would like to eat with a patient, guest trays are available for a nominal fee. There also are several other dining options for visitors.

Café 21 (hospital cafeteria) is located on the 1st floor (lower level).

  • Breakfast 6:15 to 10:15 a.m.
  • Lunch 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Dinner 4 to 7 p.m.

Café Brevé, located in the Medical Office Building atrium on the main level, offers specialty coffees, grilled and cold sandwiches, bagels, soups and salads from 7:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., 10:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Monday-Friday.)

Kennerly's, located near the lobby on the 2nd floor (main level), is open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday through Saturday. Breakfast is served from 5 to 11 a.m., featuring various breakfast sandwiches, pastries to pair perfectly with the roast of choice, and the house special, turkey sunrise breakfast panini. The lunch and dinner menu features various sandwiches, paninis, salads, and soup made to order with simple, fresh ingredients. On-the-go options are available during all hours of service.

Vending machines, located on many of the patient floors as well as across from the elevators on the lower level, also are available for food, drinks and snacks 24 hours a day.

Should a visitor wish to eat with a patient, a guest tray is available for a nominal fee.


Gift shop

Conveniently located on the 2nd floor (main level) of the Medical Center, St. Anthony's Gift and Flower Shop sells magazines, paperback books, stationery, personal items, candy and a wide selection of gift items. Beautiful, customized fresh, dried and silk floral arrangements, are arranged daily by designers. See our online catalog to order flowers or balloons.

Telephone and WiFi access

WiFi is available everywhere at the main hospital and St. Anthony's Heart & Vascular Institute. Select the StAnthonys_Guest network. 

Phone use:

To use the phone to dial an outside local phone number, dial 9, then the number.

To dial a department within the hospital, dial only the last 4 digits of the phone number.

To dial another patient room, dial 2 plus the patient room number.

To make a long distance call, dial 9 plus 0 and then the number you wish to call. A phone company operator will ask you how you would like to pay for the call (credit card, collect, etc).

Relatives and friends may call a patient's room directly by dialing 314-525-4000, plus and then the room number. They may call the information desk at 314-525-1000 to obtain a room number.

Pharmacy Services

St. Anthony's offers pharmacy services in two convenient locations on campus.


Automated teller machines (ATMs) are located on the first floor of the hospital near the auditorium, just around the corner from the hospital cafeteria, Cafe 21.


Televisions are located in every patient room at St. Anthony’s Medical Center with free cable television access available 24 hours a day. Patients may choose from 65 channels.