Orlando Restaurant Reviews

Searching for Orlando’s Best Cupcake

Cupcake Warrior Orlando is home of a two-time champion Cupcake Warrior – Hollis Wilder. Until this past weekend, I didn’t know it because she earned this title on The Food Network. As an American with a Y chromosome, I have an aversion to cooking shows, minivans, and anything endorsed by Oprah. However, I’m glad that […]

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Review: Hamburger Mary’s

More Disappointment Than Dazzle I went to Hamburger Mary’s with great expectations, but what I found was bland and disappointing. Every paper, city guide and blog in town is in an annual search for the area’s best burger. Hamburger Mary’s is a frequent front-runner and it won the reader poll on Scott Joseph’s Food Blog […]

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Peach Valley Cafe

For some odd reason, I woke up early this morning.  No alarm clock; I reserve Saturday for sleeping in as long as I need. There was nothing pressing that I had to do today, so it came as quite a surprise to me that I was awake at 6:00 am. Staying in bed didn’t help, […]

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Saturday’s at Houston’s

It’s happened.  I’ve become a weekend regular at Houston’s (slowly changing to Hillstone’s) in Winter Park. Every Saturday, I wake up and try to figure out what I want. If I’m not out of town or otherwise tied up, I end up going to the same place for lunch. Maybe I’m just a creature of […]

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Graffiti Junktion

Every time I turn around, someone is either asking about or telling me where to find Orlando’s best burger.  We have contests in the newspaper, contests on food blogs, and web sites full of reviews from people who give their own experiences.  Never mind that the average person isn’t unbiased or even knows what all […]

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Morgan’s Burger Bistro

Everyone raves about Morgan’s Burger Bistro in Downtown Sanford. No doubt, the place makes a good burger. They bill it as the best in town. Considering the town is Sanford, though, that’s not an extraordinary claim. Morgan’s is a very small restaurant with roughly half a dozen tables and (apparently) no air conditioning. The tables […]

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