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Our 50 fave spots to drink and dine alfresco in Orlando 

It's impossible to name every restaurant in Orlando with a patio, terrace, or even just a few tables on the sidewalk. But now's the time of year you can sit outside and feel the sun on your shoulders without passing out, so get out there and take advantage. Here's a list of our 50 (yes, 50!) favorite places to eat and drink alfresco, or just enjoy the view.

903 Mills Market

903 S. Mills Ave., 407-898-4392,


463 W. New England Ave., Winter Park, 407-951-8930,

Black Bean Deli

1835 E. Colonial Drive, 407-203-0922,

The Boathouse

Disney Springs, 1620 Buena Vista Drive, 407-939-2628,

Brass Tap

1632 N. Mills Ave., 407-270-9538,

Canvas Lake Nona

13615 Sachs Ave., 407-313-7800,

Cocina 214

151 E. Welbourne Ave., Winter Park, 407-790-7997,

Dandelion Communitea Café

618 N. Thornton Ave., 407-362-1864,

DoveCote Brasserie

390 N. Orange Ave., 407-930-1700,

East End Market

3201 Corrine Drive, 321-236-3316,

Eola Wine Co.

430 E. Central Blvd., 407-481-9100,

Fish on Fire

7937 Daetwyler Drive, 407-812-6881,

The Gnarly Barley

7431 S. Orange Ave., 407-854-4999,

Graffiti Junktion

700 E. Washington St., 321-424-5800,

Hamburger Mary's

110 W. Church St., 321-319-0600,

Hamilton's Kitchen

300 E. New England Ave., Winter Park, 407-998-8089,

Hammered Lamb

1235 N. Orange Ave., 407-704-3200,

The Hideaway Bar

516 Virginia Drive, 407-898-5892,


215 S. Orlando Ave., Winter Park, 407-740-4005,

Hubbly Bubbly Falafel Shop

3405 Edgewater Drive, 407-985-5841,

Hunger Street Tacos

2103 W. Fairbanks Ave., Winter Park, 321-444-6270,

Jade Sushi & New Asian

2425 Edgewater Drive, 407-422-7968,

Jax Thornton Park

617 E. Central Blvd., 407-440-4295,

K Restaurant

1710 Edgewater Drive, 407-872-2332,

Lazy Moon

1011 E. Colonial Drive, 407-412-6222,

Market on South

2603 E. South St., 407-613-5968,

Maxine's on Shine

337 Shine Ave., 407-674-6841,


1414 N. Orange Ave., 407-930-8000,

North Quarter Tavern

861 N. Orange Ave., 407-757-0930,

Nova Scratch Kitchen

1409 N. Orange Ave., 407-745-4080,

The Osprey Tavern

4899 New Broad St., 407-960-7700,


Disney Springs, 1670 Buena Vista Drive, 407-934-2628,

Pepe's Cantina

433 W. New England Ave., Winter Park, 321-972-4881,

Pig Floyd's Urban Barbakoa

1326 N. Mills Ave., 407-203-0866,

The Porch

643 N. Orange Ave., Winter Park, 407-571-9101,

Reyes Mezcaleria

821 N. Orange Ave., 407-868-9007,

Santiago's Bodega

802 Virginia Drive, 407-412-6979,


629 E. Central Blvd., 407-849-1800,

Stardust Video & Coffee

1842 E. Winter Park Road, 407-623-3393,

The Stubborn Mule

100 S. Eola Drive, 407-930-1166,

Super Rico Colombian Bistro

57 W. Central Blvd., 407-426-7007,

The Tap Room at Dubsdread

549 W. Par St., 407-650-0100,

TR Fire Grill

1035 N. Orlando Ave., Winter Park, 407-708-3600,

Urbain 40

8000 Via Dellagio Way, 407-872-2640,

Vanbarry's Public House

4120 S. Orange Ave., 407-704-8881,

The Waterfront

4201 S. Orange Ave., 407-866-0468,

Wall Street Cantina

19 N. Orange Ave., 407-420-1515,

World of Beer

431 E. Central Blvd., 407-270-5541,

Yellow Dog Eats

1236 Hempel Ave., Windermere, 407-296-0609,


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