Caviar And Bananas Goes Global

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Caviar & Bananas, Charleston’s beloved gourmet market & café, is introducing an outstanding new line up of sandwiches, ranging from hearty to healthy and sure to satisfy all with fresh new ingredients and flavors.

From Asia to the Southeastern U.S., Caviar & Bananas incorporates an array of ingredients inspired by cuisines from around the world. Perfect for a picnic, office gathering or last-minute lunch, its 10 fresh, made-to-order creations include the Mediterranean Chicken, Tarragon Shrimp Salad, Smoked Salmon, Veggie Banh Mi, Caprese Panini, French Dip, Italian Chicken Sausage, Cuban Panini, Duck Confit Panini and Pimento Cheese BLT. Sandwiches begin at $8.00.

Those craving customization can design their own cold or hot pressed sandwich with a variety of delicious breads including wraps, ciabatta, focaccia or a baguette filled with proteins such as herb-grilled chicken and slow-roasted pork. The possibilities for sandwich nirvana are endless with unique toppings such as smoked mushrooms, pickled red onions, roasted tomatoes and shallots. Diners can also finish their creations with a choice from 10 specialty house-made condiments such as artichoke tapenade, black pepper mayo and roasted poblano Dijon mustard. Additionally, the new sandwich menu will offer a gluten-free bread option for the first time.

Part restaurant, part retail, Caviar & Bananas delivers a distinctive culinary experience designed to touch all the senses. Using only the freshest ingredients sourced locally and from around the globe, offerings are prepared daily, whether made to order salads and sandwiches or chosen from the prepared food case. Additional features include a charcuterie and cheese counter, espresso bar, dedicated sushi chef and boutique wine and beer selection. Caviar & Banana’s is located at 51 George Street and is open daily for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. Its location in the Great Hall of Historic Charleston City Market at 188 Meeting Street is open daily until 6:00 p.m. and is ideal for breakfast, take-out lunch, snacks and coffee.  For more information, call 843-577-7757 or visit

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