Nearby Balans Restaurant serves international comfort food at breakfast, lunch and dinner. Menu items range from entrée salads and pasta dishes, to seafood specialties and steaks. Area residents and employees can get off to a fast start in the morning by ordering from a selection of rave reviewed crepes, pancakes and French toast, egg and eggs benedicts, and fresh fruit smoothies. At lunch and dinner, guests can choose from an assortment of salads, appetizers, sandwiches and main courses such as jambalaya, chilean sea bass and baby back ribs.

Balans, founded by Prady Balan in 1997, has restaurants in London and Miami, with the UMLSTP location marking the company’s fourth South Florida opening. The UMLSTP location, which offers a full bar and both indoor and outdoor seating, is open from 9am-7pm Monday through Thursday and from 9am-9pm on Fridays. They also offer happy hour every day from 3 pm- 7pm. Onsite free validated parking is available.

In addition, Balans offers pre-ordered lunch platters for local delivery and can cater for lunches and dinners in their private meeting room.