Since the opening of its first Souplantation in 1978 in San Diego, California, Garden Fresh Restaurant Corporation has expanded to 61 salad buffet restaurants with locations in Southern California, where they are known as Souplantation, and in Northern California and ten other states, where they are known as Sweet Tomatoes. Differing in name only, the restaurants are known for their abundance of fresh, great tasting salad selections, soups, bakery items, pastas and desserts in a self-serve format, set in a casual dining atmosphere.
Banana Split Bar
In August of 2012 Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes hosted and anniversary party featuring soft serve yogurt, bananas, strawberry and pineapple toppings, various syrups, sprinkles, granola and peanuts to top their banana split creations. You can do this at home by stocking up on your favorite ice cream toppings.