Plans approved for Treaty Oaks Starbucks in St. Johns County

The free-standing restaurant and drive-thru will be the coffee chain’s 15th St. Johns County location.

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Starbucks Coffee Co. will build a restaurant in the Treaty Oaks community in St. Johns County.

It will be the Seattle-based coffee chain’s 15th location in the county, according to

The county approved a building permit application June 24 for Orlando-based CCS Construction to build a 2,650-square-foot free-standing store with a drive-thru at 40 Sembler Drive off Florida 207. 

A rendering of the 2,650-square-foot Starbucks planned in the Treaty Oaks community of St. Johns County.

The project cost is $978,000.

The 1-acre site is east of Southeast Veterinary Hospital and west of the Publix supermarket in Treaty Oaks Marketplace.

Site plans show 42 parking spaces.

On, St. Petersburg-based developer Sembler said “Starbucks will join a strong tenant lineup including Sushi 99, Marco’s Pizza, Mavis Tire, Heartland Dental and Hair Cuttery.”

The site plan for the freestanding Starbucks with a drive-thru at 40 Sembler Drive off Florida 207.

GB St. Augustine LLC, which is affiliated with Sembler, is the landowner.

England-Thims & Miller, Inc. of Jacksonville is the civil engineer. Cuhachi Peterson of Maitland is the architect.

Starbucks sells coffee-based drinks, tea, breakfast foods, sandwiches and salads.

According to its website, Starbucks was founded in 1971 in Seattle. It began adding drive-thrus to stores in 1994.

It expects to approach 45,000 stores globally by the end of 2025.

An aerial view of the Starbucks at 40 Sembler Road Road off Florida 207.



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