Maxine’s on Shine, with an Italian-esque menu, makes itself at home amid the dwellings off Mills.
Like they would eat anywhere else on Christmas Day.
…with main courses and treats mentioned in Christmas stories and songs.
From the creators of Chef’s Table, a tastefully done addition.
Dining critic Joseph Hayes loves (not likes, loves) these four dishes for their citrus ingredients and thinks you will, too.
A Lake Eola neighborhood is back in business as a dining destination.
Using family recipes, Brian Wheeler delivers real N’Awlins cooking at Tibby’s.
Roy’s has a reputation for excellent seafood. If only the celebrity chef restaurant could live up to it.
When Cara Cown was in college, the only glasses she was interested in were beakers and test tubes.
There are no signs of rust on Kathleen Blake’s new gastropub on Church Street.
At Le Rouge, one small plate leads to another and another.
In its new Maitland location, RanGetsu dazzles with its showy Japanese cuisine and cool late-night ambience.
These food trucks deliver the goods, drawing thousands to parking lots all over Orlando.
Their names may not be familiar, but given these chefs’ glorious creations that could soon change.
Wondering where to dine on Mother’s Day? Consider these five fine brunches.
You can be the judge of BBQ champion Kenny Nadeau’s ribs and brisket.
From flatbreads to chili cheeseburgers to crab cake sandwiches, the food served at The Boathouse seldom fails to please.
The food, service and intimate setting at Café Trastevere all bring Old World Italy to mind.
The cuisine at India Blue is authentic and some of it is excellent, but the entertainment is out of place.
Chatham’s Place may be a bit hard to find, but it’s well worth tracking down.
Quality didn’t make the move when Bravissimo left downtown for Altamonte Springs.
A classic steakhouse, Linda’s La Cantina is Orlando’s oldest restaurant and, still, one of its best.
For a certain type of person, dining at Amway Center’s glitzy flagship restaurant is even better than watching the Magic play.
Gingerbread brownies? Mincemeat pie? An edible Yule log? You’ll find all kinds of holiday treats at these local bakeries.
Mitchell’s Fish Market has what it takes to succeed— even in a location where other seafood restaurants haven’t.
At three decades and counting, Park Plaza Gardens continues to impress.
Hollerbach’s Willow Tree Café serves up a convincing German beer hall experience for Oktoberfest.
The Boheme still stands for a posh experience, but some offerings aren’t as tasteful as the setting.
You’ll have your choice of food from more than 25 countries at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival.
Baking cupcakes brings her a measure of business success; a taste of fame is just icing on the cakes.
One man’s marathon of this Japanese delicacy starts at lunchtime and goes late into the night.
Looking to expand your dining horizons? Check out Joseph Hayes’ picks for the BEST NEW RESTAURANTS in Orlando. They serve everything from Turkish cuisine to Spanish selections, Afro-Indian dishes to Greek delicacies, first-rate seafood to Italian (and Italian-Brazilian) offerings.
Two locals produce vino and vodka, both, coincidentally, in Oregon, with the best intentions.