These are the Orlando restaurants that have closed in 2022

With COVID-19 causing long shutdowns and inflation raising the cost of everything, the restaurant industry has been put through the wringer. Some restos sadly decided to hang up their aprons this year. Here are all the Orlando restaurants that have closed in 2022.
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Belanger Bagels
4339 Edgewater Dr, Orlando, FL 32804 
This is now  being replaced with Jeff's bagel run’s second location, where now it will have the best New York bagels around. Sadly, the owner of the bagel shop was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. They decided to close the doors to have a head start to beat the disease. Before the doors closed, locals could have enjoyed a Montreal style bagel and sandwiches.
Photo via Instagram/@belangerbagels

Belanger Bagels

4339 Edgewater Dr, Orlando, FL 32804

This is now being replaced with Jeff's bagel run’s second location, where now it will have the best New York bagels around. Sadly, the owner of the bagel shop was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. They decided to close the doors to have a head start to beat the disease. Before the doors closed, locals could have enjoyed a Montreal style bagel and sandwiches.
 Bao’s Castle 
45 W Crystal Lake St. Suite 180 Orlando, FL 32806  
This castle once held bao buns, Japanese rice bowls and even homemade churros. They closed their doors on July 11, due to not being able to catch up during the pandemic. They even said they should have stopped operating during its first year.
photo via Bao’s Castle/Facebook

Bao’s Castle

45 W Crystal Lake St. Suite 180 Orlando, FL 32806

This castle once held bao buns, Japanese rice bowls and even homemade churros. They closed their doors on July 11, due to not being able to catch up during the pandemic. They even said they should have stopped operating during its first year.
Betyi Mediterranean Grill
870 FL-436, Casselberry, FL 32707 
Betyi was a spot to enjoy Turkish classics such as babaganoush, tabouli and gyros. After the owner started serving guests in the old Rolando's Cuban Restaurant it is a shame this place will close again. Yalcin Aykin, the 65-year-old owner of this unique spot brought some distinct flavor to Casselberry that will be missed.
Photo via beytifl.com

Betyi Mediterranean Grill

870 FL-436, Casselberry, FL 32707

Betyi was a spot to enjoy Turkish classics such as babaganoush, tabouli and gyros. After the owner started serving guests in the old Rolando's Cuban Restaurant it is a shame this place will close again. Yalcin Aykin, the 65-year-old owner of this unique spot brought some distinct flavor to Casselberry that will be missed.
Bubbalou’s
1701 Rock Springs Rd, Apopka, FL 32712  
Bubbalou’s has been serving in Orlando since 1986, it is a shame that one of their locations closed. Nonetheless, items such as their smoke ribs, gator nuggets and the big pig live on in two other locations. If you are still carving some barbeque head over to their restaurants on Kirkman and Altamonte Springs.
Photo via Bubbalou's Bodacious Bar-B-Que/Facebook

Bubbalou’s

1701 Rock Springs Rd, Apopka, FL 32712

Bubbalou’s has been serving in Orlando since 1986, it is a shame that one of their locations closed. Nonetheless, items such as their smoke ribs, gator nuggets and the big pig live on in two other locations. If you are still carving some barbeque head over to their restaurants on Kirkman and Altamonte Springs.
Cafe de France
526 S Park Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789 
Cafe de France opened shop in 1982, making memories for many locals for over 30 years. It was also voted best French cafe by Orlando Sentinel in 2022. When the restaurant was open it was serving patrons iconic French cuisine such as escargot, steak tartare, assorted cheeses. This was also the spot to find wines from France, Argentina and Spain. They closed in April, with the owners excited to be free on the weekends.
Photo via lecafedefrance.com

Cafe de France

526 S Park Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789

Cafe de France opened shop in 1982, making memories for many locals for over 30 years. It was also voted best French cafe by Orlando Sentinel in 2022. When the restaurant was open it was serving patrons iconic French cuisine such as escargot, steak tartare, assorted cheeses. This was also the spot to find wines from France, Argentina and Spain. They closed in April, with the owners excited to be free on the weekends.
F&D Woodfired Kitchen
2635 Curry Ford Rd, Orlando, FL 32806 
Named one of the hottest restaurants in Orlando in 2019, this local chain closed one of its three locations recently. If you are still craving that woodfired pizza or pasta this place still lives on in Winter Park and Longwood.
Photo via fdwoodfireditaliankitchen.com

F&D Woodfired Kitchen

2635 Curry Ford Rd, Orlando, FL 32806

Named one of the hottest restaurants in Orlando in 2019, this local chain closed one of its three locations recently. If you are still craving that woodfired pizza or pasta this place still lives on in Winter Park and Longwood.
Fuddruckers
2300 E Semoran Blvd, Apopka, FL 32704; 4311 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32803 
The self-proclaimed place for the ‘world’s greatest hamburgers’ closed their two locations in Orlando.. Now there are a total of 5 in The Sunshine State, all closely together in South Florida . The Texas-based chain formed in 1980 and is well known for letting their patrons decide what goes on their hamburgers.
Photo via fudruckers.com

Fuddruckers

2300 E Semoran Blvd, Apopka, FL 32704; 4311 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32803

The self-proclaimed place for the ‘world’s greatest hamburgers’ closed their two locations in Orlando.. Now there are a total of 5 in The Sunshine State, all closely together in South Florida . The Texas-based chain formed in 1980 and is well known for letting their patrons decide what goes on their hamburgers.
Humbl
1412 Alden Rd, Orlando, FL 32803 
This was one of the spots to find 100% plant-based vegan friendly items. Celebrity chef Matthew Kenney brought vegan pizzas, nachos, burgers and ice cream. This place where you can buy one beer and get one free everyday will be missed.
Photo via Humbl/Facebook

Humbl

1412 Alden Rd, Orlando, FL 32803

This was one of the spots to find 100% plant-based vegan friendly items. Celebrity chef Matthew Kenney brought vegan pizzas, nachos, burgers and ice cream. This place where you can buy one beer and get one free everyday will be missed.
 Immersion   
8000 Via Dellagio Way, Orlando, FL 32819  
This short lived boutique opened its doors to those who can afford the pricey tasting meals in April. Located in the exclusive members-only London House club this restaurant was designed to be zero-waste and science based. British chef Rikku O’Donnchu tried to bring this unique experience to The City Beautiful, but with a hefty price tag of $345.
Photo by Rob Bartlett

Immersion

8000 Via Dellagio Way, Orlando, FL 32819

This short lived boutique opened its doors to those who can afford the pricey tasting meals in April. Located in the exclusive members-only London House club this restaurant was designed to be zero-waste and science based. British chef Rikku O’Donnchu tried to bring this unique experience to The City Beautiful, but with a hefty price tag of $345.
La Kuma Coffee
840 E State Rd 434, Longwood, FL 32750 
The cute bear with a pipe was a distinguishable logo and will be a great loss to Longwood. Patrons used to be able to wake up and visit this spot to enjoy different types of coffees and caffeinated beverages in a bright aesthetically pleasing scenery.
Photo Via La Kuma Coffee/Facebook

La Kuma Coffee

840 E State Rd 434, Longwood, FL 32750

The cute bear with a pipe was a distinguishable logo and will be a great loss to Longwood. Patrons used to be able to wake up and visit this spot to enjoy different types of coffees and caffeinated beverages in a bright aesthetically pleasing scenery.