Sweet Tomatoes , the buffet chain known for its endless soup and salad bar, is permanently closing its 97 restaurants nationwide, including locations in south Fort Myers and Naples. The mass shuttering comes at an already tumultuous time for the restaurant industry.
Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes restaurants specialized in fresh salads and soups, offering a large salad bar, homestyle soup, and pasta, as well as bread, muffins, cornbread, and pizza, baked on the premises.
Cherry tomatoes are chock full of vitamins and minerals that promote excellent health . They are packed with vitamin C, which plays a major part in many body functions.
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The bottomless soup and salad appears to have finally run out at the 42-year-old buffet-style restaurant chain Souplantation , known outside Southern California as Sweet Tomatoes . The only option left is to file for bankruptcy, he said — the “obvious outcome” of which will be that “the restaurants will not reopen .”
Sweet Tomatoes is an adorable restaurant, as long as you’re a vegetarian. Nothing said vegetarian. My husband and I as well as the couple we went with were disappointed with not at least having one meat offering. Possibly could go by, but their salad bar doesn’t have any salad that was worth the price tag.
2 answers. Yes they are all you can eat and so are the desserts ! The salads are all you could eat but most people don’t go back.
“To our valued guests, as you may have heard, we are unable to re-open our 97 Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes restaurants due to the Covid-19 pandemic,” the statement says. “The outpouring of love on social media has been overwhelming and we are so grateful to all of the sweet memories you have shared with us.”
Tomatoes are the major dietary source of the antioxidant lycopene, which has been linked to many health benefits , including reduced risk of heart disease and cancer. They are also a great source of vitamin C, potassium, folate, and vitamin K.
Large amounts of tomato leaf or green tomatoes are POSSIBLY UNSAFE. In large amounts, tomato leaves or green tomatoes can cause poisoning. Symptoms of poisoning may include severe mouth and throat irritation, vomiting, diarrhea , dizziness, headache, mild spasms, and death in severe cases.
Not many restaurants can boast an all-you-can-eat buffet, with made-from-scratch dishes and healthy options, for under $15 per person, but Sweet Tomatoes can. The lunch price, in fact, is $10.20 , and dinner (which is served from 4:00 pm to close) is $12.39.
|Sunday Breakfast (9am-12pm)||$9.99|
The vegan menu items have a label of “VE” on them. This applies to any soup, salad, dressing or bread. Souplantation & Sweet Tomatoes also uses a vegetarian label for many other menu items.