We will be open for dine-in service with limited capacity. As always we are open for Take Away and Delivery . OPEN 11am-3pm. You can get delivery from Door Dash or Grub Hub. #supportlocal Please stay safe and healthy.

941.923.2462 | Open Mon.-Fri. 12pm-3pm | 5170 Palmer Plaza Blvd. Sarasota, Florida

Lunch Menu

Please note our menu is currently being updated. Please call the cafe with questions. Thanks!

Daily Specials

Chef’s Choice Soup of the Day

Served with mini biscuit. $ 4

Chocolate Chili

Our Famous Chocolate Chili “A must try”. Made with a

hint of cocoa for a creamy and smooth texture. Served

with cocoa nib mini corn muffin. $ 5


The Signature Salad

Organic Spring Greens, heirloom tomatoes, cucumber,

whole dried cranberries, roasted pistachios and goat

cheese garnish and topped with piece of chocolate covered bacon; served

your choice of dressing and a mini biscuit. $ 11

Very Berry Salad

Organic Spring Greens, heirloom tomatoes,
cucumber and candied pecans, topped with
seasonal berries and goat cheese; served
with a raspberry vinaigrette. $ 11

House Salad

Organic Spring Greens, tomato, cucumber, shredded carrots, cheddar and croutons.  $ 8

Add your choice of Yum Yum chicken salad, curry chicken salad, diced chicken or tuna salad to the any of the above salads – add $ 2.00

House-Made Dressings

Lemon-Tarragon, Ranch, Raspberry Vinaigrette, Italian,

Thousand Island, or our signature Cocoa Vinaigrette.


Side Salad $ 4  Avocado (when available)  $ 2

Chips $ 2  Fruit Cup $ 3

Pasta Salad $ 2 Coleslaw $ 2

Substitute Fruit $ 2

Cold Sandwiches

Served on your choice of a croissant, white, wheat or rye bread, or green or white wrap. Comes with your choice of kettle chips, pasta salad of the day or coleslaw. Substitute fruit for an additional $ 2

Yum Yum Chicken Salad

Our special chicken salad made with red grapes and mayo with lettuce and tomato. $ 9

Curry Chicken Salad

You’ll love this special recipe from Chef Vikky. Tender chicken, golden raisins, cashews blended with a spicy mayo with lettuce and tomato. $ 9

Turkey & Cheese

Sliced Turkey breast, mayo, Swiss cheese, lettuce and tomato. $ 9

Egg Salad Sandwich

Simple, basic, yummy! Fresh eggs, mayo, salt and pepper on your choice of bread. $ 9


Half and Half Special

Pair a small soup with your choice of half a cold

sandwich or salad.

$ 9.99

Substitute a bowl of our chili for an additional $1

Quiche of the Day

Hot Sandwiches

Served with your choice of kettle chips, pasta salad of

the day or coleslaw.

Substitute fruit for an additional $ 1.99

B.L.T. Panini

Our house cocoa cured bacon, chocolate wasabi mayo,

cheddar cheese, lettuce and tomato served with kettle

chips or pasta salad of the day. $ 9.99

Ham and Swiss Panini

Hand carved cocoa cured baked ham, yellow mustard,

Swiss cheese, lettuce and tomato. Served with kettle

chips or pasta salad of the day. $ 9.99

Apple and Brie Panini

Thinly sliced apples and French Brie, served with fresh

fruit and chocolate dipping sauce. $ 9.99

Turkey Breast Panini

Turkey breast and White American cheese topped with

tomato, avocado and organic greens tossed in our

house vinaigrette served with choice of kettle chips or

pasta salad of the day. $ 10.99

Grilled 3 Cheese and Tomato

Cheddar, White American and Swiss cheese and

tomato on our fresh-baked focaccia bread. $ 8.99

Add bacon for $ 1.99

Kids Menu

For Children 12 and under only

Turkey Roli Poli

Turkey, white American, ranch dressing rolled up in a

wrap served fruit and chocolate dipping sauce. $ 6.99

Grilled Cheese

White American cheese on white bread. $ 6.99


Locally sourced organic peanut butter and homemade

strawberry jam on white bread $ 6.99

Specialty Sandwiches

Comes with your choice of kettle chips, pasta salad of

the day or coleslaw.

Substitute fruit for an additional $1 .99

Turkey Rueben

Our version of the Original with Turkey breast, Swiss

cheese, coleslaw and Thousand Island dressing on rye

bread. $ 9.99

Ultimate Tuna Sandwich

House made white chunk tuna salad with avocado,

tomato, white American on lightly toasted multigrain

bread. $ 9.99

Chicken Bacon Ranch Wrap

Sliced grilled chicken breast, house bacon, white

American, ranch dressing, lettuce and tomato in a white

wrap. $ 9.99

Italian Hoagie

Ham, Salami, Mozzarella cheese, lettuce, tomato and

banana peppers on a hoagie. $9.99

Turkey Avocado Wrap

Sliced Turkey breast, mayo, Swiss cheese and

avocado with lettuce and tomato on a white wrap $9.99

On the Veggie Side

Quinoa Black Bean Burger

House made black bean burger with melted Swiss

cheese, tomato and greens, chocolate wasabi mayo on

our fresh baked bun served with small side salad and

fresh fruit. $ 10.99

Veggie Wrap

Red pepper hummus, avocado, cucumber, organic

greens dressed with our house vinaigrette, tabbouleh,

tomato and Swiss cheese on a Spinach Wrap. Served

with choice of kettle chips or pasta salad of the day

$ 8.99

Apple and Brie Panini

Thinly sliced apple and French Brie, served with fresh

fruit and chocolate dipping sauce. $ 9.99

Cafe Drink Menu


Unsweetened fresh brewed iced tea $ 1.99

Red Berry sweetened iced tea $ 2.50

Hot Teas by Local Tea Co. $2.99

Organic Earl Gray

Deep character and sweet citrus notes of a “flowery pekoe” with the oil of bergamot natural flavoring.

Organic Sarasota Breakfast Tea

An organic bold and uniquely fabulous tasting black tea to start your day here in paradise

Organic Lavender Rooibos

Rooibos blended with lavender the “Herb of Harmony”, rosehip shells, dried red and black currants, rose petals and bilberries.

Mable Rose Rooibos

In honor of Mable’s love of roses, we offer a blend of rose petals, sweet cherries and rooibos for a caffeinefree

thirst quencher.

Organic Peppermint

Grown in eastern Washington state, the Autumn harvest is used for more pungency and a higher volatile

oil count. This tea will take your breath away and may bring a tear to your eye.

Goji Green Tea

Blue cornflower blossom, pomegranate arils and ‘super fruit’ goji berries for a subtle, tart sweetness.

Little Monkey Tea

A tropical combination of mango, pineapple, tangerine and calendula. Naturally caffeine free with no sugar

added. Little Monkey Tea is all fruit and herbs.

Chocolate Honeybush

Chocolate Honeybush Loose Leaf Tea is subtle chocolate and caramel paired with honeybush for a

unique brew and delicious taste.

Cold Drinks

Arnold Palmer $ 2.75

Lemonade $ 2.75

Orange Juice $ 2.99


Coke, Diet Coke and Sprite $ 1.99

Coffee Drinks

Proudly serving Sarasota’s

own Java Dawg Coffee.

Regular or Decaf Hot Coffee $ 1.99

Just Plain-Iced Coffee $ 2.75

Flavored Iced Coffee shaken with cream, with your

choice of Vanilla, Caramel or Mocha $ 3.75

Cappuccino $ 3.75

Latte $ 3.75

Espresso Shot $ 2.75

Donna’s Choco-Latte $ 3.95

A delicious combination of coffee and hot chocolate.

Morag’s Famous Hot Chocolate

A blend of fine milk chocolate, milk and cream made from scratch by Master Chocolatier Morag Reid.

Topped with whipped cream and a chocolate drizzle.

Served with a chocolate covered spoon. $ 4.75

Banyan Tree Liquid Truffle

A decadent drinking chocolate made with our own blend of chocolate made from the beans. Thick and

rich… it’s like drinking a liquid truffle. Served in a demitasse cup.

$ 3.75


We have an ever-revolving selection of desserts to indulge your sweet tooth.

Regular desserts include:

Chocolate Cake • Cheese Cake • Bars • Cookies

Banyan Tree Chocolate & Cafe
5170 Palmer Plaza Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34233

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