February 19, 2022

Top 20 Soul Food spots in Orlando, according to Yelp

What better way to nourish your soul than with local soul food? North, east, south or west, Orlando offers southern style and Caribbean soul food any way you go. From grits and waffles for breakfast or creamy mac and cheese and crunchy yet juicy fried chicken, find your fit in Central Florida

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Top 20 Soul Food spots in Orlando, according to Yelp
Southern Sweetness Soul Food 
1360 Hesperides Rd Lake Wales, 863-949-6754
Just about six months open, this sweet brunch spot views cooking as its passion. Its soulful sides like fried okra and cornbread will complete your meal, and feel free to also ask about its vegan options.
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Southern Sweetness Soul Food

1360 Hesperides Rd Lake Wales, 863-949-6754
Just about six months open, this sweet brunch spot views cooking as its passion. Its soulful sides like fried okra and cornbread will complete your meal, and feel free to also ask about its vegan options.

Photo via Southern Sweetness Soul Food/Facebook
Eat N Wash 
1723 Rio Grande Ave, 407-413-5028
You can mark off “wash car” from your to-do list while eating seafood at this spot. Eat N Wash isn’t just a restaurant. It takes appointments to wash cars too.
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Eat N Wash

1723 Rio Grande Ave, 407-413-5028
You can mark off “wash car” from your to-do list while eating seafood at this spot. Eat N Wash isn’t just a restaurant. It takes appointments to wash cars too.

Photo via Mike M./Yelp
The Licking Orlando 
4706 Millenia Plaza Way, 407-233-4794
The Licking will serve you your favorites like fried chicken and mac and cheese, or you can have something new like its red velvet waffles and mystery drink.
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The Licking Orlando

4706 Millenia Plaza Way, 407-233-4794
The Licking will serve you your favorites like fried chicken and mac and cheese, or you can have something new like its red velvet waffles and mystery drink.

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P & D Soulfood Kitchen 
927 S Goldwyn Ave, 407-730-3486
P & D Soulfood is a carry-out restaurant, but it offers upstairs seating for larger parties if asked. P & D prides itself in fresh meats and vegetables - never canned - and food made from scratch.
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P & D Soulfood Kitchen

927 S Goldwyn Ave, 407-730-3486
P & D Soulfood is a carry-out restaurant, but it offers upstairs seating for larger parties if asked. P & D prides itself in fresh meats and vegetables - never canned - and food made from scratch.

Photo via Randolph A./Yelp
Oley’s Kitchen & BBQ 
2700 Rio Grande Ave, 407-841-8933
Looking for a new breakfast spot? This Jamaican casual eatery has a breakfast menu too, or you can try its Jamaican jerk burger.
Photo via Just S./Yelp

Oley’s Kitchen & BBQ

2700 Rio Grande Ave, 407-841-8933
Looking for a new breakfast spot? This Jamaican casual eatery has a breakfast menu too, or you can try its Jamaican jerk burger.

Photo via Just S./Yelp
Kook’n With Kim 
307 West Kennedy Blvd, 407-683-0815
At Kook’n with Kim, a home cooked meal “isn’t hard to find” as Kim serves southern style meals with Asian influences at this family based company.
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Kook’n With Kim

307 West Kennedy Blvd, 407-683-0815
At Kook’n with Kim, a home cooked meal “isn’t hard to find” as Kim serves southern style meals with Asian influences at this family based company.

Photo via William K./Yelp
Soul Food Fantasy 
521 East Kennedy Blvd Eatonville, 321-972-3050
A real-life fantasy with good food and good feelings right in Eatonville. Pasta, seafood, wings, waffles and quesadillas are just a few of the large menu.
Photo via Krissy G./Yelp

Soul Food Fantasy

521 East Kennedy Blvd Eatonville, 321-972-3050
A real-life fantasy with good food and good feelings right in Eatonville. Pasta, seafood, wings, waffles and quesadillas are just a few of the large menu.

Photo via Krissy G./Yelp
The Coop 
610 W Morse Blvd, 407-843-2667
Celebrating the homestyle fare of the South, Chef and owner John Rivers offers classic southern foods made from scratch at Winter Park.
Photo via The Coop/A Southern Affair

The Coop

610 W Morse Blvd, 407-843-2667
Celebrating the homestyle fare of the South, Chef and owner John Rivers offers classic southern foods made from scratch at Winter Park.

Photo via The Coop/A Southern Affair
King of Soulfood 
1208 Bruton Blvd, 407-290-2182
Peach cobbler, candy yams, yellow rice and ham - just some of the items you can find at this small business inside a convenience store in West Orlando.
Photo via Terika T./Yelp

King of Soulfood

1208 Bruton Blvd, 407-290-2182
Peach cobbler, candy yams, yellow rice and ham - just some of the items you can find at this small business inside a convenience store in West Orlando.

Photo via Terika T./Yelp