Prepare to fall in love with The Taste of Florida Cafe, where family recipes are prepared with fresh ingredients and their award winning grapefruit pie is served.
Sun Country Groves began as a grove retail shop and shipping company that quickly became a hotspot for area visitors enjoying a Central Florida vacation. 53 years later, the family business expanded to include a seasonal café, Taste of Florida Café, where owner Debbie Lang Brozio showcases her Grandmother Mary Lang’s treasured recipes, including her award winning Grapefruit Pie.
Seasonal Ingredients and Family Recipes
Every dish is created with fresh seasonal ingredients sure to awaken your taste buds. Salads are piled high and filled with unique ingredients. For example, the Trio Salad features scoops of chicken salad, sweet potato salad, and tangy citrus salad atop a bed of fresh greens. The Taco Bowl Salad is great too.
Sandwiches are on the menu. The Hawaii Croissant is topped with honey baked ham and pineapple while the Roast Beef Classic is has bacon and Swiss cheese – both are sure to leave you satisfied. One of the highlights of Taste of Florida Café is the Grapefruit Slaw Dog, a big beef hotdog topped with their famous grapefruit slaw.
The Café also offers a variety of wraps including the Veggie Lover and the Turkey Bacon Wrap. All sandwiches, hot dogs, and wraps are served with chips. If you happen to experience one of Florida’s chillier days, a hot cup of soup or the Cracker Cowboy Chili will warm you right up. To satisfy your sweet tooth, try the fresh strawberry shortcake served on top of warm fresh baked biscuits or southern sweet cake.
When you read reviews of Taste of Florida Café, you will learn about Grapefruit Pie. A graham cracker crust is layered with fresh grapefruit and other delicious ingredients that are sure to please both the taste buds and the eyes. Founder Mary Lang’s recipe has won numerous awards for this pie recipe, and has been featured on the Food Network show, Epicurious.
Old Florida Style Gift Shop
After lunch you can explore all that Lang Sun Country Groves has to offer. Want to enjoy fresh Florida citrus at home after your Central Florida vacation? Lang’s offers fruit shipping. Visit the “Old Florida” retail gift shop. It is stocked with jams, fresh juice (150 gallons squeezed daily), jellies, wine, food-items and many gifts you could not find at a typical roadside souvenir shop.