| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Marlow’s Tavern coming to Orlando's Waterford Lakes Town Center in 2014. The 3,500-square-foot restaurant will be built between Five Guys Burgers & Fries and Regal Cinema. Marlow’s offers a wide selection of American pub favorites from...
| Oct 13, 2013
When I first dined at Francesco's Ristorante & Pizzeria more than a year ago, the Maitland restaurant was a pleasant place with only minor quibbles on the menu and with service.
During two recent revisits I found a kitchen pulling out all the stops...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 5:51 PM
Steve White, founder and owner of Porkie's Original BBQ, has announced that the restaurant has teamed with NEXT Franchise Systems, a franchise development company based in Orlando, to assist in the development and growth of the Porkie's franchise program....
| Oct 11, 2013
Temperatures dip just a few degrees and diners begin to scramble for outdoor tables at restaurants. Al fresco dining in fall, winter and spring is one of Central Florida's strong suits. Here are some restaurants to consider:
Antonio's La Fiamma...
| Oct 6, 2013
Earlier this year chef-owner Steve Saelg permanently parked The Crooked Spoon, his popular food truck, to open a similarly named restaurant in Clermont.
The Crooked Spoon Gastropub is in a wonderfully transformed Friendly's restaurant fronting U.S....
| Oct 4, 2013
Ordinarily we don't look for restaurants that have a side of fright on the menu, but October has become a 31-day celebration of all things that go bump in the night.
From theme parks to extravagant home parties, Halloween is much more than trick-or-...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Pine 22, a downtown Orlando burger bar closed Sunday, but restaurateur Suzanne Bonham, says the company is actively looking for another smaller location in the city center and has signed a lease for a Clermont location to open soon.
| Oct 2, 2013
Check out festivals and events in October across the state.
View events this coming weekend, or view the whole month's offerings by region below:
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford,...
| Sep 29, 2013
The Bistro on Park Avenue has a lot of lines in the water: The Winter Park eatery is one part German restaurant with a hefty measure of New Orleans influence. Starters and desserts rock, but in between there are pitfalls.
Tucked off Park Avenue in the...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Early on Father's Day morning, 21-year-old Christian Maas was driving on a quiet back road in Lake County with a friend. He was sober and abiding by the speed limit.
But accidents happen.
Maas, a 2010 Eustis High graduate, lost control of the car...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 4:13 AM
Another family vacationing in Orlando found out that it's a small world after all.
During a family dinner on Sunday night, a Mississippi tourist, Taylor Dwayne Harris, 21, found out his dad was receiving text messages from -- surprise -- his lover while...