20 beefy Orlando restaurants where you can get your red-meat fix

Beef, steak, red meat. Sometimes you need an iron fix, sometimes you just wanna dig your teeth into another animal. Here are…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

20 beefy Orlando restaurants where you can get your red-meat fix
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20 essential Chinese restaurants in Orlando everyone should try at least once

Sometimes you want a full-on Cantonese feast you can share with the group, with a lazy Susan overloaded with stir-fries and fried…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Lam's Garden photo via Lam's Garden/Facebook
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The most anticipated new restaurants opening in Orlando this fall

Orlando’s food scene is a growing paradise, with new eateries and cafés opening all the time. Among the burgeoning crop of delicious…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

The most anticipated new restaurants opening in Orlando this fall
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The Tacos of Orlando Taco Week 2019

It’s the final days of Orlando Taco Week! Get $5 specials from Orlando’s most delicious restaurants until Sunday, Sept. 29. It doesn’t…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

The Tacos of Orlando Taco Week 2019
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Classic Orlando cheeseburgers

Among the most important of American holidays, National Cheeseburger Day is a time to pause and salute humanity’s most mouthwatering combination. It…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Classic Orlando cheeseburgers
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The 25 hottest restaurants in the Orlando area right now

Orlando's restaurant scene has never been hotter. This summer, our team spotted the best restaurants for special occasions, date nights, or even…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

The 25 hottest restaurants in the Orlando area right now
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Everyone we saw at the Publix Photobooth at The Best of Orlando Party 2019

This past Wednesday, we celebrated the BEST of the BEST, "Orlando's Champs," with the biggest throwdown of the year, The Best of…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone we saw at the Publix Photobooth at The Best of Orlando Party 2019
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Orlando’s best restaurants of 2019, as chosen by our readers

The results are in for the 2019 Best of Orlando reader's poll and you, the readers, didn't hold back from letting us…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Orlando’s best restaurants of 2019, as chosen by our readers
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32 ice-cold Orlando treats to beat the summer heat

When temperatures reach what feels like 105 degrees across Central Florida, icy-cold snacks and beverages are more of an essential than they…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Popbar
    8200 Vineland Ave. 
    Popbar is a quick save for anyone looking for a cold snack minus the mess, with a multitude of combinations including more than 50 flavors and 15-plus premium toppings.
    
    
    Photo via Instagram/Popbar
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These 25 incredible avocado dishes from Orlando restaurants will guac your world

It's a guaccasion to celebrate! These 25 dishes from Central Florida restaurants give you even more ways to celebrate avocados and all…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

These 25 incredible avocado dishes from Orlando restaurants will guac your world
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PROMO: Photos from the Drive Shack photo booth at Tacos & Tequila 2019

This past Saturday at the Cheyenne Saloon, Tacos & Tequila celebrated the city's most creative culinary creations ever seen in a tortilla!…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

PROMO: Photos from the Drive Shack photo booth at Tacos & Tequila 2019
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Everyone who ate tacos with us at Tacos & Tequila 2019

This past Saturday at the Cheyenne Saloon, Tacos & Tequila celebrated the city's most creative culinary creations ever seen in a tortilla!…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone who ate tacos with us at Tacos & Tequila 2019
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25 Orlando restaurants where you can get gooey, creamy, golden mac and cheese

Cheese, glorious cheese! Mac & cheese is a classic comfort food. Whether it's fried in balls, stuffed with lobster, dabbed with truffle…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

SMAC Food Truck
    Spam mac & cheese
    
    Photo via SMAC Food Truck/Facebook
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32 vegan and vegetarian-friendly Orlando restaurants you totally need to try

You don't need to eat animals to have a good meal! These Orlando restaurants are either completely vegan, vegetarian or offer plant-based…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

The District Market at Mills 50
    1221 N. Mills Ave., 407-601-3363
    This vegan marketplace several local vendors sells wraps, sandwiches, burgers and coffee.  
    
    Photo via The District Market at Mills 50/Facebook
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20 restaurants with mouth-watering fries perfect to celebrate National French Fry Day

National French Fry Day is July 13, and there are so many different varieties to celebrate – cheese, chili, truffle, curly, waffle…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Johnny Rockets
    Multiple locations
    You can find almost any variety of fries here -- classic, cheese, chili cheese and bacon cheese fries. How will you ever choose? 
    
    
    Photo via Johnny Rockets/Facebook
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All the Orlandoans who were snapped at the Bite Night Omelet Bar photo booth!

On June 20, we celebrated Bite Night 2019, presented by Publix Aprons Cooking School. This event featured more gourmet bites than ever,…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

All the Orlandoans who were snapped at the Bite Night Omelet Bar photo booth!
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Photos from the Andretti photo booth at Bite Night 2019

On June 20, we celebrated Bite Night -- the last one we'll hold at the beautiful Orchid Garden before the building is…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Photos from the Andretti photo booth at Bite Night 2019
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Everyone who dined with us at Orlando Weekly's Bite Night 2019

On June 20, we celebrated Bite Night -- the last one we'll hold at the beautiful Orchid Garden before the building is…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone who dined with us at Orlando Weekly's Bite Night 2019
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A look at the restaurants you'll taste at Bite Night 2019

Bite Night, presented by Publix Aprons Cooking School, features the city's top local restaurants and chefs serving bite-size samples of their most…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Publix Apron's Cooking School, Dr. Phillips
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The top 26 breakfast spots in Orlando according to Yelp

Breakfast is said to be the most important meal of the day, but it can be hard to decide just where to go out…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Village Inn Restaurant
    Multiple locations
    Four stars. 325 reviews. "This was an excellent breakfast.  I had the eggs, bacon and hash browns with sausage gravy and biscuits. Every thing had flavor. Especially the gravy.  The service was prompt and efficient. I was in and out on 20 minutes which helped because I was running late for a timeshare presentation." Steve W. 
    
    Photo via Village Inn Restaurants/Facebook
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Every new Orlando restaurant that's opened so far in 2019

It's halfway through the year and it seems like so much has happened already. Although some things are hard to keep track…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Sanctum Coffee & Juice Bar
    1150 Douglas Ave., Altamonte Springs
    It's a busy 2019 for Chelsie and Jamie Savage. Parenting a newborn and running an already-busy Colonialtown café aside, they've opened their upscale vegan resto Proper & Wild in Winter Park as well as this bean-and-bev bar in Altamonte Springs. Sandwiches, salads, wraps, breakfast items (including at least one hot option), açai bowls and baked goods are served.
    
    Photo via Sanctum Coffee & Juice Bar/Facebook
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19 fish camps that will give you a delicious taste of old Florida

Pull anchor or hit the road, these 19 fish camp and seafood shack restaurants in Central Florida (and a little bit beyond)…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Lone Cabbage Fish Camp
    8199 State Road 520, Cocoa, 321-632-4199
    
    Airboat rides, hush puppies, gator, and country music? Lone Cabbage Fish Camp might just have it all.
    
    Photo via Lone Cabbage/FB
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22 comfortable Orlando spots to catch a soccer match

If you're a soccer fan, then you should be looking forward to one hell of a summer. The women's national team will…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Wall Street Cantina
    19 N. Orange Ave.
    A cozy, sunlit spot downtown to watch a half of a game and down an ice-cold beer on your lunch break.
    
    Photo via wallstplaza.net/venues/cantina
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21 Orlando-area theme park treats that you can eat with one hand

With summer just around the corner, theme park queues are crazier than ever. On-the-go snacks are essential so you can ease hunger…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Universal
    Toothsome Massive Milkshakes
    These specialty milkshakes come in huge portions with signature cups and 11 flavors.
    
    Photo via Universal Orlando Blog
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40 heroic pics in the Van Cam from Beer 'Merica 2019

In celebration of American Craft Beer Week, Beer 'Merica 2019 featured 130+ craft brews at a lakeside festival presented by City Beverages…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

40 heroic pics in the Van Cam from Beer 'Merica 2019
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Everyone we toasted with at Beer 'Merica 2019

In celebration of American Craft Beer Week, Beer 'Merica 2019 featured 130+ craft brews to sample from, all from the good ole…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone we toasted with at Beer 'Merica 2019
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The 25 top rated restaurants in Orlando, according to Yelp users

Everyone has heard that Yelp can make or break a business -- there's something about the review app that seems to bring…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Pom Pom's Teahouse & Sandwicheria
    67 N. Bumby Ave., 407-894-0865 
    4.5 stars, 1113 reviews
    “Y'all. Let me just tell you. Yes. I came thinking I knew what a sandwich was, and I left thinking my whole life was a lie. If I could say one bad thing it's that pub subs will never be the same. I guess there's a good side to this, I no longer have to rely on Taco Bell after Southern Nights. Thank you Pom. We aren't worthy!” --Adam M. 
    
    Photo via Pom Pom's Teahouse & Sandwicheria
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31 essential Orlando ice cream spots you need to try this summer

When it's too hot to function in Orlando, the best thing to do is indulge in some deliciously cold ice cream. From…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

31 essential Orlando ice cream spots you need to try this summer
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35 new Orlando restaurants you need to try right now

So far, 2019 has been great for Orlando restaurants. We've used old spaces in new and innovative ways (see Boxi Park and…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Chronic Tacos
    7541 W. Sand Lake Road
    Sure to satisfy your munchies, this Dr. Phillips taqueria experienced a long delay in opening its build-a-taco concept – though, really, it's not all too surprising given the joint's name is Chronic Tacos.
    
    Photo via Chronic Tacos/Facebook
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These vintage photos show us what Florida’s first Publix stores used to look like

On Sept. 6, 1930, George Jenkins would arguably change the state of Florida by opening the first Publix store in Winter Haven.…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

These vintage photos show us what Florida’s first Publix stores used to look like
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