Serving Fresh and Healthy Food Choices

2nd Street Bistro

Located on the first floor of Manatee Memorial Hospital, we're open daily to provide you with fresh and healthy food choices prepared to your delight. The Bistro offers an assortment of grilled specials, entrees, salads and many other choices for breakfast, lunch, dinner or snacks. In addition to the Bistro, our staff also prepares and delivers meals to patients in their hospital rooms, and caters events inside and outside of the hospital. Our team of trained and certified dietitians works with patients to aid their recoveries through nutrition.

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Week of May 22

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday: 6:30am - 8pm

  • Breakfast: 6:30am - 10am
  • Lunch: 11am - 3pm
  • Dinner: 4pm - 7pm

Weekends & Holidays: 6:30am - 7pm

  • Breakfast: 6:30am - 10am
  • Lunch: 11am - 2pm


Breakfast selections include omelets made-to-order, a self-serve breakfast buffet featuring eggs, bacon, hash browns, breakfast sandwiches, hot and cold cereals, assorted muffins and Bradenton’s own Turner Donuts.


Enjoy a cup of Joffrey's coffee, made fresh throughout the day. Choose from regular, decaffeinated and assorted seasonal flavors including Cuban Roast (Dark/Bold) and Jamaican Me Crazy (Caramel/Vanilla). We also have hot and iced tea, and our Coca-Cola Freestyle Fountain Machine offers many flavor choices.

Lunch and Dinner Entrees

This area features hot and healthy entrees including baked chicken, hand carved roast pork and tender prime rib. Check this week’s specials.

Grilled Selection

The grill features made-to-order hamburgers and veggie burgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken, daily specials including Reuben and buffalo chicken sandwiches, as well as mozzarella sticks.

Soups of the Day

Soups are offered on a rotating basis. Selections include chili, chicken tortilla, New England and Manhattan clam chowder, French onion and chicken noodle. Check this week's specials.

Salad Bar

Open Monday through Friday. This made-to-order salad bar is stocked with fresh greens and a variety of vegetables, beans, meats and other delicious toppings.

Deli Bar

The Deli Bar is stocked with a variety of deli meats and sandwich toppings, along with an array of breads and wraps. Gluten-free wraps and pretzel rolls are available.

Simply to Go

This grab-and-go area features sandwiches, salads, yogurts, fruit cups, vegetable snack cups and other quick and fresh items.

Desserts and Snacks

Choose from an assortment of cake, pies, puddings, yogurt parfaits, and snacks. Afternoon specials include fresh popcorn, jumbo hot pretzels and homemade potato chips. We also have a variety of frozen desserts.


Contact us for your small or large events. For information on catering, please call Timothy Schoonmaker at 941-745-7295.


The Bistro also offers a 15 percent discount to members of the Senior Advantage and WE—Women Enlightened for Better Health programs.