Best Of 2023

Best Italian Restaurant
OW staff

1st: Prato, prato-wp.com

2nd: Enzo's on the Lake, enzos.com

3rd: Francesco's Ristorante and Pizzeria, francescos-rist.com

Best of Orlando: Food and Dining

Best of Orlando: Food and Dining
Best Restaurant Overall
Photo via Prato/Facebook

1st: Prato, prato-wp.com

2nd: Maxine's on Shine, maxinesonshine.com

3rd: The Strand, strandorlando.com

Henry Moso
photo by Faiyaz Kara
Henry Moso

1st: Henry Moso, Kabooki, kabookisushi.com

2nd: Patrick Story, Hollerbach's German Restaurant, hollerbachs.com

3rd: Fabiano Olmo, Maxine's on Shine, facebook.com/chef.fabiano.olmo

Best Wait Staff
Photo by Rob Bartlett

1st: Maxine's on Shine, maxinesonshine.com

2nd: Prato, prato-wp.com

3rd: Gnarly Barley, thegnarlybarley.com

Gideon’s Bakehouse
courtesy photo
Gideon’s Bakehouse

1st: Gideon's Bakehouse, gideonsbakehouse.com

2nd: Se7en Bites, se7enbites.com

3rd: The Glass Knife, theglassknife.com

Best Barbecue Restaurant
Photo via 4 Rivers/Facebook

1st: 4 Rivers Smokehouse, 4rsmokehouse.com

2nd: Pig Floyd's Urban BBQ, pigfloyds.com

3rd: Smoke and Donuts, smokeanddonuts.com

1st: DaJen Eats, dajeneats.com

2nd: Island Thyme Caribbean Grille, islandthymegrille.com

3rd: Singh's Roti Shop, instagram.com/singhsrotishopfl

1st: Hawkers Asian Street Food, eathawkers.com

2nd: Peter's Kitchen China Bistro, peterskitchencb.business.site

3rd: Taste of Chengdu, tasteofchengdufl.com

1st: Foxtail Coffee Co., foxtailcoffee.com

2nd: Lineage Coffee Roasting, lineageroasting.com

3rd: Drunken Monkey Coffee Bar, drunkenmonkeyorders.com

1st: TooJay's Deli, toojays.com

2nd: Linda's Winter Park Diner (closed), winterparkdiner.com

3rd: Shakers American Café, shakerscafe.com