October 14, 2016

27 essential Mills 50 restaurants you should've tried by now

If you're on the hunt for delicious food, look no further than Mills 50. From crawfish to Cuban, this small slice of Orlando is home to dozens of unique restaurants that you probably should have tried by now.

How many of these spots have you tried?

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Anh Hong Restaurant
1124 E. Colonial Drive | 407-999-2656
Honestly, there are no wrong choices at Anh Hong. Vegetarians can get their fix with 21 differnet choices (try the fried tofu stir-fried with lemongrass and chili), and everyone can enjoy their smoothies made with exotic options like jackfruit, soursop, sapote and durian.
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Anh Hong Restaurant
1124 E. Colonial Drive | 407-999-2656

Honestly, there are no wrong choices at Anh Hong. Vegetarians can get their fix with 21 differnet choices (try the fried tofu stir-fried with lemongrass and chili), and everyone can enjoy their smoothies made with exotic options like jackfruit, soursop, sapote and durian.

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King Cajun Crawfish
924 N. Mills Ave. | 407-704-8863
It's a guarantee that a King Cajun meal will leave your fingers stained with cayenne and drenched in spicy buttery garlic. The crawfish rules these lands, but a bowl of gumbo is another great option. 
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King Cajun Crawfish
924 N. Mills Ave. | 407-704-8863

It's a guarantee that a King Cajun meal will leave your fingers stained with cayenne and drenched in spicy buttery garlic. The crawfish rules these lands, but a bowl of gumbo is another great option.

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Banh Mi Nha Trang Subs
1216 E. Colonial Drive | 407-346-4549
The subs at Banh Mi Nha Trang are as authentic as it gets with 22 different banh mi. We recommend giving the pork liver pâté and Vietnamese ham subs a try if it's your first time checking this staple out.
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Banh Mi Nha Trang Subs
1216 E. Colonial Drive | 407-346-4549

The subs at Banh Mi Nha Trang are as authentic as it gets with 22 different banh mi. We recommend giving the pork liver pâté and Vietnamese ham subs a try if it's your first time checking this staple out.

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Black Bean Deli
1835 E. Colonial Drive | 407-203-0922 
Black Bean Deli is a hipster’s paradise with its minimalist decor and calm atmosphere. This deli is a favorite for takeout, offering all of your favorite Cuban dishes such as papas rellenas, pan con lechon, and signature Cuban sandwiches.
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Black Bean Deli
1835 E. Colonial Drive | 407-203-0922

Black Bean Deli is a hipster’s paradise with its minimalist decor and calm atmosphere. This deli is a favorite for takeout, offering all of your favorite Cuban dishes such as papas rellenas, pan con lechon, and signature Cuban sandwiches.

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Dandelion Communitea Cafe
618 N. Thornton Ave. | 407-362-1864
Eating healthy is never boring at Dandelion Communitea Cafe. Items like Bean There, Done That give you your daily dose of fiber while their Fluffer Nutter makes your sweet tooth squee.
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Dandelion Communitea Cafe
618 N. Thornton Ave. | 407-362-1864

Eating healthy is never boring at Dandelion Communitea Cafe. Items like Bean There, Done That give you your daily dose of fiber while their Fluffer Nutter makes your sweet tooth squee.

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Pig Floyd’s Urban Barbakoa
1326 N. Mills Ave. | 407-203-0866
Get your pork on at Pig Floyd’s. Go big with barbecued meat platters or take it a little easier with sandwiches like the Mills 50 cheesesteak or butter chicken taco, which are still pretty damn big.
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Pig Floyd’s Urban Barbakoa
1326 N. Mills Ave. | 407-203-0866

Get your pork on at Pig Floyd’s. Go big with barbecued meat platters or take it a little easier with sandwiches like the Mills 50 cheesesteak or butter chicken taco, which are still pretty damn big.

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The Strand
807 N. Mills Ave. | 407-920-7744
The Strand makes some of the best brunch around with ingredients from local food partners the Olde Hearth Bread Co. and Wild Ocean Seafood. Some of our favorite dishes here are the creamy ricotta pancakes and savory snapper cakes.
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The Strand
807 N. Mills Ave. | 407-920-7744

The Strand makes some of the best brunch around with ingredients from local food partners the Olde Hearth Bread Co. and Wild Ocean Seafood. Some of our favorite dishes here are the creamy ricotta pancakes and savory snapper cakes.

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Hawkers Asian Street Fare
1103 N. Mills Ave. | 407-237-0606
The Hawkers menu features an array of small plates with flavors of Malaysian, Chinese, Vietnamese and Indian dishes. This is a great place to come with friends and sip on one of the many craft beers available, but call ahead 'cause it can get real crowded. 
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Hawkers Asian Street Fare
1103 N. Mills Ave. | 407-237-0606

The Hawkers menu features an array of small plates with flavors of Malaysian, Chinese, Vietnamese and Indian dishes. This is a great place to come with friends and sip on one of the many craft beers available, but call ahead 'cause it can get real crowded.

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Black Rooster Taqueria
1323 N. Mills Ave.| 407-601-0471
Tacos are carefully constructed, delicious, but most importantly – affordable. If you go to Black Rooster, you've got to try the chicken tinga taco or the achiote bowl, if you're super hungry.
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Black Rooster Taqueria
1323 N. Mills Ave.| 407-601-0471

Tacos are carefully constructed, delicious, but most importantly – affordable. If you go to Black Rooster, you've got to try the chicken tinga taco or the achiote bowl, if you're super hungry.

Photo via blkroostertaco/Instagram
King Bao
710 N. Mills Ave. | 407-237-0013 
Bao so hard muthaf**kas wanna fine you at Mill 50’s royal establishment full of steamed buns slabbed with pork belly, short ribs and delicious slaws. There’s even a fried bao with bananas, Nutella and powdered sugar you have to leave space to eat. 
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King Bao
710 N. Mills Ave. | 407-237-0013

Bao so hard muthaf**kas wanna fine you at Mill 50’s royal establishment full of steamed buns slabbed with pork belly, short ribs and delicious slaws. There’s even a fried bao with bananas, Nutella and powdered sugar you have to leave space to eat.

Photo via chillywillygumdrops/Instagram