Cafe & Chaplaincy Services
Food & Cafeteria Services
Kingsbrook’s cafeteria is open Monday-Friday from 7:00 am to 1:30
pm, located in the lower level of the David Minkin Rehabilitation Institute.
Our cafeteria provides a variety of beverages, sandwiches, and hot meals.
Note: All meals in the cafeteria and in the coffee shop in the Katz Lobby are
Kosher meals are prepared in our state of the art Kosher Kitchens (dairy,
meat, & Parave) under the strict supervision of Rabbi Avrohom Friedlander
of Brooklyn. A Mashgeiach Tamidi supervises the kitchen during kitchen
operations. All meals that are prepared in this kitchen are Glatt Kosher,
Chalov Yisroel, Pas, and Bishul Yisroel. A special refrigerator in the
cafeteria will have fresh kosher meals.
If you have any questions about the kosher supervision, please call Rabbi
Chazan at (718) 604-5530.
The Chapel at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center is located on the second
floor on the ramp between the David Minkin Rehabilitation Institute and
the Katz Building . It is available 24 hours a day for people of all faiths
The Chapel provides opportunity for prayer and meditation, or just peace
and quiet. Patients, residents, their families, and staff are all welcome.
The Chapel‘s regular hours are from 8:00 am - 8:00 pm. If you would
like to use the chapel after hours, please request security to open the
door by calling the operator at (718) 604-5000. Some religious books and
a prayer mat are also available.
Synagogue & Jewish Services
Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center’s Josef Chaim Albert Synagogue is
located on the first floor between the Katz and Blumberg buildings. The
synagogue is available 24 hours a day for patients, residents, their families,
and staff for praying and learning .The regular synagogue hours are from
6:00 am to 8:00 pm. If the synagogue is closed, you can ask security to
help you. There is usually a Minyan for Mincha Monday through Thursday
at 1:15 pm. On Saturday morning and Yom Tov, there is a Minyan in the
Synagogue at 9:30 am.