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The Cider Press Cafe

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STARTERS
Bang Bang Schrimp
deep-fried battered schrimp; served with our house-made bang bang sauce
9.99
Quesadilla
spinach & mushroom; served with salsa and cashew crema, & pickled jalapeños
6.99
Buffalo Bites
You asked, we listened! deep-fried or RAW VEGAN cauliflower tossed in house-made buffalo sauce; served with celery & ranch dipping sauce
7.99
Guacamole
served with tortilla chips
8.99
Artisanal Walnut Flatbread
house-made flatbreads* topped with tomato-walnut pesto, herbed cashew ricotta, black olives, capers, baby arugula, caramelized onions, & fresh basil. Served cold, RAW VEGAN
12.99
Spinach Artichoke Dip
our version of a classic; served with tortilla chips
8.99
Frites
plain or fancy loaded fries of the day
sm3.99
lg6.99
loaded9.99
BREAKFAST
Schrimp & Grits
schimp sautéed with garlic & grape tomatoes; served on top of delicious cheezy grits
14.99
Key West Scramble
scramble topped with salsa, fried plantains, black beans & rice; served with fruit salad
11.99
Breakfast Scramble
with choice of sausage or bac'n, fruit salad or tomato slices; served with toast
9.99
Breakfast Empanada
stuffed with scramble, potato, bac'n, cheddar; served with plantains & black beans & rice
9.99
Extra Empanada5.99
Brunch Burger
burger topped with scramble, cheez, & pickles on a toasted whole wheat kaiser roll; served with fries or slaw
15.99
Country Benedict
scramble, spinach, tomato, & sausage gravy on a biscuit; topped with house-made hollandaise sauce
13.99
Avocado Toast
whole wheat toast, scramble, hickory seitan bac'n, red onion; topped with avocado slices
12.99
WAFFLES & PANCAKES
Waffles may take 20+ minutes during rush
Waffle
topped with fresh fruit, maple syrup, & butt'r; choice of bac'n or breakfast sausage
11.99
The Elvis
waffle topped with peanut butter, bananas, whipped cream, coconut bac'n, house-made chocolate sauce & maple syrup
14.99
Waffogato
waffle topped with cinnamon turbinado sugar, house-made vanilla ice cream, berries, & candied walnuts; doused with espresso shot
13.99
Maple Syrup0.99
Chick'n & Waffles
buckwheat waffle, house-battered chick'n, maple syrup
15.99
Banana Maple Pancakes with Cheezcake
served with eggplant bac'n, fresh fruit, & maple syrup. Served cold, RAW VEGAN
12.99
BREAKFAST SIDES
Scramble
2.99
Breakfast Sausage
2.99
Smoked Seitan Bac'n
2.99
Cheezy Grits
1.99
Toast & Jam
1.99
Tomato Slices
1.99
Biscuits & Gravy
5.99
Diced Hasbrowns
2.99
SALADS & MORE
The Cider Press Salad
mixed greens, apple, carrot, seasonal berries & smoked pecans; tossed with lemon-ginger-apple cider vinaigrette
sm7.99
lg11.99
Caesar Salad
romaine lettuce, walnut croutons & house-made parmesan; tossed with cashew caesar dressing
sm7.99
lg11.99
Kale Ranch Salad
kale, avocado, sun-dried tomato, & coconut bac'n; tossed with creamy celery ranch dressing
sm7.99
lg11.99
Pad Thai
kelp & zucchini noodles, mixed vegetables, pineapple, tamari almonds tossed in a spicy tamarind sauce; served on top of sweetened shredded cabbage. Eat in layers or mix together! Served cold, RAW VEGAN
14.99
Garden Lasagna
layers of marinated zucchini noodles, tomatoes, sun-dried tomato marinara, herbed cashew ricotta, & basil walnut pesto, drizzled with balsamic reduction; served with dehydrated onion bread* Served cold, RAW VEGAN
14.99
SALAD ADD ONS
chick'n or schrimp
sm3.49
lg5.99
SOUPS
Corn Chowder
a blend of corn, cashew buttercream, coconut; topped with pico de gallo. Served cold, RAW VEGAN
sm3.99
lg7.99
Gazpacho
tomato, cucumber, onion, & red pepper. Served cold, RAW VEGAN
sm3.99
lg7.99
Soup of the Day
ask your server for today's selection
sm3.99
lg7.99
SAMMIES
served with fries or slaw
AvoBLT
avocado, eggplant bac'n*, lettuce, tomato, sun-dried tomato pesto on house-made walnut-squash flatbread* (raw**) or toasted bread
12.99
Schrimp Po-Boy
breaded fried schrimp, dressed New Orleans style with sticky remoulade sauce, pickles, onion, lettuce & tomato on a hoagie roll
13.99
The Burg Cheez Steak
choice of chick'n strips or ground beef, grilled onions, sweet peppers & cheez on a hoagie roll
12.99
Cuban Sandwich
deli hamm & turk'y, cheez, pickles, ,aye & mustard pressed crispy on a toasted hoagie roll
11.99
BURGERS
Served with fries or slaw
Guccijang Burger
burger blended with mushrooms, ginger & lemongrass; spicy gochujang may, peanut-sesame slaw, korean style pickles & carrots on a kaiser bun
15.99
Kale-Lemon Me Softly Burger
burger blended with mushrooms & garlic, tangy lemon aioli, charred smoked sea salt kale, red onions, & cheez on a kaiser bun
15.99
Classic Burger
burger, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle, mayo, ketchup, & mustard on a kaiser bun
13.99
Jammin' Burger
burger blended with mushrooms & garlic, secret bac'n-tomato jam, arugula, crispy onions, & cheez on a kaiser bun
15.99
Ghost Bean Burger
black bean burger, roasted red & ghost pepper aioli, guac, lettuce, tomato, & pickled jalapeños on a kaiser bun
12.99
Beach Burger
burger, grilled pineapple, cheddar cheez, coconut bac'n* & ketchup on a kaiser bun
15.99
BURGERS ADD ONS
Bun
kaiser, wheat, pretzel roll, or lettuce leaf
Cheez
cheddar, mozzarella, pepper jack, smoked gouda, garden herb
1.99
Eggplant Bac'N
1.99
Avocado
1.99
About
Award winning gourmet plant based cuisine. Everything from comfort food to healthy raw dishes. Most items have gluten free options.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Healthy
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Reservations, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Delish! Crazy good food. Cauliflower bites with buffalo wing sauce and funky feta burger amazing! Great service. Coming back ASAP for the sold-out fried chicken and shrimp. Highly Recommend.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank cmail2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

ok so, I've gone to cider press a handful of times, and I really love the food but I've had some disappointing customer service--which sadly deters me from coming in as often as I'd like. This Thursday my friends and I came in for dinner...More

Date of visit: January 2020
1  Thank EllaMenicucci
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being generous with 2 stars. This was a complete disappointment. Unimaginative, thrown together dishes as if made at home by a bad cook. Several menu items, only offered at dinner, weren’t available at 730pm. Overpriced, as vegan places often are, but so not worth it...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank victiriab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not vegan but I cook/eat lots of vegan food because well, it's healthier, its more carbon footprint conscious, many of my friends/family are vegan, sometimes it is the easiest choice, and I like to mix things up. So I know vegan. This was terrible....More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank randiz63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I liked this restaurant so much that I visited twice during my stay! The Pad Thai was made with fresh ingredients and served raw, which I was a little apprehensive about ordering, but it was so good! I also tried the guacamole and homemade sweet...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank lisajP3483RH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just exploring Central Ave in downtown St Pete for the first time in about 6 years since the last visit and the reformation just blew my wife & myself away! Some negatives, too much like sections of New York City BUT so many positives, like...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank ljggusbros
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are vegan and were pleasantly surprised at the quality of vegan restaurants in St Pete FL - and this is one. So many great flavorful choices on the menu - I wish I could have tried everything!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank 34mariannem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had house guests recently, one Vegan and one Vegetarian. We have been experimenting with recipes of dishes that they could eat. So, when walking on Central we noticed that the Cider Press Cafe is a Vegan restaurant and had to try it. The atmosphere...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank AldebaranFlorida
Reviewed December 1, 2019

The drinks are pricey. Appetizer was tiny..sandwich was ok. That was what we had. One app one sandwich. 36 bucks. Yikes..we left hungry

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Explore09876
Reviewed November 18, 2019

EEEK! If you like meat, don't go here. Otherwise, the ambiance is wonderful, and the experience was pleasant. The "hamburger" tasted pretty close to the real thing, but the falafel burger tasted like hummus on a bun. The lavender lemonade was absolutely the best though,...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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