news and events

Banyan Makes "The List" 6/24/13

Check us out on this episode of 'Easy to miss' cafes that are worth finding. Watch It

Four-Star Café 3/13/13

Creative Loafing's Jon Palmer Claridge writes "When it comes to taste, St. Petersburg’s Banyan Cafe gets it right." Read more

Best Soup & Sandwich

We are honored to have won the award for "Best soup & sandwich" from Creative Loafing's Best of the Bay. Read more

Best Thing I Ate This Week 7/11/12

"Locals rejoiced after the Banyan Cafe opened its doors again. Loyal customers have been frequenting the establishment since day one..." Read more

Banyan Cafe & Catering Opens 6/7/12

It's good to be back! Read more

Layman's Food Review

"The absolute must-try-dish is something that may have you scratching your head. We're not sure what all makes up the Broccoli & Peanut soup, but the slight finish of peanut with some kick had us licking the bowl for more..." Read more

Brunch at Downtown St. Pete.

"Banyan Coffee and Tea Co. has all of the characteristics of a cozy coffee shop, plus quality food and good service..." Read more

Meet 2 Eat St. Pete

"The Banyan Coffee & Tea Co. is a true gem just waiting to be discovered in downtown St. Petersburg. Judging by the number of people I saw there on my visit, many have already discovered it..." Read more

Dinner at Banyan 12/6/09

"The dinner guests at Banyan Coffee and Tea were truly blessed with a wonderful meal. Through the culinary mastery of three local Chefs, we were transported to a place of gastro-bliss via taste, texture, and 'Farm to Table' ideology..." Read more

Banyan MLK

689-D MLK Street North
St. Petersburg FL 33701 (727) 896-6100 +MAP

Banyan Central

701 Central Ave
St. Petersburg, FL 33701 (727) 896-6600 +MAP


Monday - Friday 7a to 2p
Saturday 8a to 1p
Sunday 8a to 1p
Owner Erica Allums