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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Mucho in Thornton Park to close, reopen as New Orleans-inspired concept

Posted By on Tue, Apr 25, 2017 at 10:41 AM

Out with quesadillas and in with seafood boils: the Thornton Park Mexican restaurant and bar Mucho Tequila and Tacos is getting a Louisiana makeover. A New Orleans-inspired restaurant called Muddy Waters will soon take over the space occupied by Mucho, according to a statement from the Beacon Hill Group, Mucho's...

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Friday, April 21, 2017

The Fresh Market in Altamonte Springs is closing and everything is 30 percent off

Posted By on Fri, Apr 21, 2017 at 2:17 PM

The Fresh Market in Altamonte Springs will close its doors in May, reports Orlando Weekly food reviewer Faiyaz Kara. The store, which will officially close May 3, is located in the Oak Grove Shoppes center at 995 N. State Road 434. As far as we've been informed, this is the...

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Polonia Polish Restaurant closes after 10 years in Longwood

Posted By on Fri, Apr 21, 2017 at 1:48 PM

After serving kielbasa, pierogis and potato pancakes in Longwood for nearly 10 years, Polonia Polish Restaurant has closed its doors for good this week. The restaurant made the announcement on its Facebook page on April 18. While the loss of Polonia may be tough to swallow, many of the restaurant's...

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German American Society throws Central Florida's most authentic German Fest this weekend

Posted By on Fri, Apr 21, 2017 at 9:30 AM

The German American Society throws their annual Spring German festival this weekend. Enjoy authentic German food, games, dancing and music. And, of course, indulge in alles the Hofbrau. 2-10 p.m. Saturday; German American Society of Central Florida, 381 Orange Lane; $10-$15; orlandogermanclub.com. ...

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Head over to Ten10 after picking up your Record Store Day haul for a special collaboration with Central 28

Posted By on Fri, Apr 21, 2017 at 9:00 AM

After you camp out in front of your favorite record store and spend an exorbitant amount of money on reprints of originals that you could have found on Discogs for a fraction of the price, head to Ten10 for a special Record Store Day party that features a special collaboration...

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Church Street revisits its boozy heyday during Downtown Pour

Posted By on Thu, Apr 20, 2017 at 1:46 PM

Is there a better way to spend a Saturday night than at the booziest block party in Orlando? Downtown Pour is returning to Church Street, bringing with it beer, wine and liquor samples from more than 30 different vendors. You’ll definitely be able to sip and sample your money’s worth this...

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Food science edutainment godfather Alton Brown brings Eat Your Science show to the Dr. Phillips Center

Posted By on Thu, Apr 20, 2017 at 12:30 PM

Feeling famished in the realm of deliciously scientific nights on the town? The event rolling into the Dr. Phillips Center this week could be the remedy required to remove that hunger pang. The mastermind behind the 14-season behemoth that is Good Eats and author of multiple New York Times bestsellers,...

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Rusty Spoon celebrates successful women in the kitchen, April 23

Posted By on Thu, Apr 20, 2017 at 10:44 AM

Chef-owner of the Rusty Spoon Kathleen Blake has made it a central mission in her career to give back as often as she can. She's been a fixture at many culinary-themed charity events, and her next one, a four-course, family-style dinner to celebrate successful women chefs and foster their continued rise...

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Buda Libre opening in old Maddey's Craft & Cru space downtown

Posted By on Thu, Apr 20, 2017 at 10:38 AM

We were all a bit sad when Jason Schofield had to shutter Maddey's Craft & Cru under less than ideal circumstances, but another restaurant is now poised to move in. Buda Libre, a Latin-Asian Fusion restaurant, will open later this summer (July/August) and, according to chef and "gastronaut" Roberto Treviño,...

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Redlight Redlight kicks off eight months of summer by throwing a luau with Ballast Point

Posted By on Tue, Apr 18, 2017 at 4:12 PM

Redlight Redlight and Ballast Point team up to kick off may-as-well-be summer this week. Try an array of Ballast Point brews on tap, including Victory at Sea, Manta Ray, Longfin Lager or Sculpin IPA. Ballast Point reps on site will buy anyone who wears a Hawaiian shirt a free beer,...

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