Coastal Connection Restaurant Program

Coastal Connection with Boca Raton Restaurant Program

For designation as a Coastal Connection Restaurant, complete all four actions required for the One Star designation. Additional Stars can be earned by completing the actions in that level. Contact the Sustainability Manager at sustainability@myboca.us or 561-393-7997 to learn more or schedule a site visit.

Requirements

Coastal Connection One Star

One Star

  • Provide straws by request only.
  • Use reusable tableware for onsite dining.
  • Provide only non-plastic takeaway containers and bags. No polystyrene foam. Cutlery by request only.
  • Regularly offer sustainable food choices.

For further explanation view the One Star Requirements page.

Coastal Connection Two Stars

Two Stars

Complete all the actions for One Star plus:

  • Provide environmental education for staff and/or customers.
  • Institute an on-site recycling program.
  • Institute water and energy conservation efforts.

For further explanation view the Two Star Requirements page.

Coastal Connection Three Stars

Three Stars

Complete all the actions for One Star and Two Stars plus:

  • Reduce light pollution from outdoor lighting.
  • All seafood is a Monterey Bay Seafood watch "best choice" or "good alternative."
  • Put strategies in place to reduce food waste.

For further explanation view the Three Star Requirements page.

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