From Our Editors
One of the best-rated Cuban restaurants in St. Petersburg, Banyan Coffee and Tea Company has a familiar atmosphere with an intriguing menu that features tea. It's a culinary destination for customers interested in fantastic food.
Defined by its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when you feel like soaking up some of those Florida rays. There's no particular required attire, so feel free to dress comfortably. Also, though the prices are considered to be lower than average, you aren't going to sacrifice any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
Upon arrival, see if you can try the coffee, as it's frequently raved about. In terms of the restaurant itself, if you're searching for the perfect spot for a family gathering (or a birthday meal), it's rated as a nice local option for big groups and families with children. WiFi is available if you want to get some work done, and in addition to its convenient take-out offerings, the restaurant even provides catering for events around town.
A reputable option for breakfast in Uptown, Banyan Coffee and Tea Company is a tasty choice when you're in the mood for Latin cuisine, and want to expand your horizons beyond the boring ol' Mexican fare. Its breakfast is known to be "excellent." Visitors to the restaurant have access to a private lot nearby or can park on the street. Should you prefer to pedal over there, bicycle parking's also offered.