Our Top 5 Orlando Restaurants for Visitors Thank you for listening to The Orlando Local Show! When you visit Orlando, how do you decide where to eat when you venture outside of the attractions? In this episode, we share our favorite restaurants in five categories. Let’s face it. Dining is part of your vacation experience. […]
Amazing Orlando Restaurants Show Off Their Best Work Thank you for listening to The Orlando Local Show, episode 009. It’s all about food this week as we start with Taste of the Nation and keeps going with the Orlando Magical Dining Month, the Food & Wine Classic at Swan and Dolphin, and the Epcot International […]
The Hard Rock Cafe Review You Need to Read The Hard Rock Cafe in Orlando is the largest one in the chain. Our family braved the tourist depot known as Universal CityWalk to check out whether this grandest of tourist restaurants is still up to par and worth your dollars.
On Saturday my family headed down to Chuy’s Tex-Mex restaurant on International Drive for lunch and our Chuy’s review. It’s not the first time we’ve eaten there. In fact, we’ve enjoyed a number of good meals at a few of the Chuy’s in our area. Why do we keep going back? Everyone in our family enjoys Mexican […]
The Coop: A Southern Affair comes from the same team that brought you 4Rivers Smokehouse, which has become the premier barbecue chain in Central Florida. We were promised that The Coop would do the same for fried chicken as 4Rivers did for BBQ. That didn’t quite happen, but there are some nice surprises inside. UPDATED: […]
4Rivers Smokehouse Review I’ve been a faithful visitor to 4Rivers Smokehouse, but my last few visits have left me wanting. The overall experience keeps declining and I end up with more disappointment than satisfaction. Where I once found this chain to be the pre-eminent BBQ in Central Florida, now I just can’t recommend it anymore. […]
Inside the WhirlyDome The old Sports Dominator on International Drive is gone, but WhirlyDome resurrected the property to make it fun again with a pair of Whirlyball courts. I’ve heard of Whirlyball before, but to be honest, I never really knew what it was all about. Last week, the folks at WhirlyDome invited members of […]
How do you start your day? With coffee? Perhaps you should try a coffee cupcake. It seems that I’ve developed a bit of a reputation in social media circles for discussions of cupcakes. That’s because I know where to get the good stuff. It’s right here in Orlando at a little shop called Sweet! […]