PLANT CITY, Fla. – The Whistle Cease Café has been a fixture in downtown Plant Metropolis for 125 years.
“It’s sort of like The Andy Griffith Present, sort of again in time,” laughed co-owner Marti Lofstrom.
She and her husband, Jerry have been homeowners for 21 of these years. Jerry says they purchased the Whistle Cease from the unique proprietor’s daughter.
Marti says the shoppers are like household.
“If you stroll in right here, you belong right here,” she defined.
Clients can loosen up within the train-themed café and take heed to a stay piano participant.
“Many individuals are available in right here from out of city and it reminds them of the place they’re from. They keep in mind a spot they went to that resembles this with the porcelain flooring and soda fountain,” stated Jerry.
Whistle Cease Café serves do-it-yourself soups, salads and sandwiches. They make their very own bread recent each morning.
“So, when it comes out, the bread is scorching,” stated Jerry. “To us, it is greater than meals. We characterize the group.”
INFO: Whistle Stop Café is situated at 102 S Collins St. in Plant Metropolis. It’s open from 11 a.m. to three p.m., Tuesday by way of Saturday.