Welcome to Café at the Ranch at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center

We're open daily to provide you with fresh and healthy food choices prepared to your delight. The Café offers an assortment of grilled specials, entrées, salads and many other choices for breakfast, lunch, dinner or snacks.

In addition to the Café, our staff also prepares and delivers meals to patients in their hospital rooms. Our team of trained and certified dietitians works with patients to aid their recoveries through nutrition.

The Café also caters events inside and outside of the hospital.

Café Menu — Week of April 24


Breakfast

Breakfast selections include a self-serve breakfast buffet featuring eggs, bacon, hash browns, breakfast sandwiches, hot and cold cereals and assorted pastries.


Beverages

Choose from a variety of hot and cold beverages, including fountain and bottled drinks.


Lunch and Dinner Entrées

The Café features hot and healthy entrées including baked chicken, stuffed peppers and hand carved turkey breast with all the fixings. Come in on Thursdays for lunch and enjoy one of our most popular weekly specials,“Tokyo Noodle Bowl." Our bowls are made to order and include a variety of fresh vegetables with your choice of chicken, beef or tofu.


Grilled Selections

The grill features made-to-order items such as hamburgers, Philly cheesesteaks, turkey or chicken paninis, as well as mozzarella sticks and macaroni and cheese. We also offer daily specials such as blackened chicken sliders or Monterey black bean burgers.


Soups of the Day

The Café offers daily soup options and rotates through a variety of selections such as chili, chicken tortilla, New England and Manhattan clam chowder, French onion and chicken noodle. Daily soup offerings are listed on the Weekly Specials Menu.


Salad Bar

Our made-to-order salad bar is stocked with fresh greens and a variety of vegetables, beans, meats, cheese and other delicious toppings.


Simply to Go

The Café’s grab-and-go area features assorted sandwiches, salads, yogurts, fruit cups, vegetable snack cups and other quick and fresh items.


Desserts and Snacks

Choose from an assortment of cakes, pies, puddings, yogurt parfaits, and snacks. We also have a variety of frozen desserts including soft-serve ice cream and yogurt.


Open for the Community

In addition to serving patients and their guests as well as staff, The Café at the Ranch is open to the public and offers delicious, nutritious options daily for dine-in or takeout. To reach Craig Livingston, Director of Food and Nutrition, call 941-782-2347.


Hours and Location

Café at the Ranch is located on the first floor of the hospital, just down the corridor from the main hospital entrance.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
Breakfast: 7 – 9:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Grab and Go: 4 – 8 p.m.

Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.