Dining critic Joseph Hayes has searched the city for the yummiest sweet treats—from pies and chocolates made with TLC, to killer ice cream sandwiches and popsicles. So pick up a napkin, drop the calorie counter and dig into a slice of sugar heaven.
An update on the local food scene in Orlando.
Five intriguing cream liqueurs sure to fill your household with cheer.
These days the multitudinous variety of rolls available from full-service sushi places just isn’t enough, so now there are choose-your-own adventure options. Choice is good.
Looking for a beef alternative? Here are some nontraditional offerings.
Even though that old standby, Steak ‘n Shake, has been pairing, well, steaks and shakes for more than 80 years, the latest wave of burger joints has reintroduced milkshakes and house-made custard to a new generation.
Here are some Orlando-area favorites that have kept the hometown burger fires burning, some for decades.
Where to find EVERY restaurant mentioned in the burger feature
These days, the almost insane number of burger variations is easily matched by the diverse creations of artisanal brewers.
Yes, they’ve come to take you away. So enjoy the journey with our mouthwatering guide, including an analysis of Burgermania, the Burger Bucket List, chains and local faves, a map of the burger galaxy, and the newest arrival in town: the O-Mag Burger. Wanna try it? Click on "Meet Beth'' for details.
Fast casual burger joints are taking Orlando by storm.
We’ve picked 10 must-try burgers, most of which hold the promise of high calories and deep satisfaction.
Meet the face of Beth's Burger Bar.
Orlando has every fry style imaginable, curly and straight, shoestring thin and wedge thick, potatoes and veggies and chick peas—oh my!
Whether bare of embellishment or adorned with every imaginable trimming, hamburgers are a big, delicious business.
Eye-opening treats from St. Augustine.
6 easy-to-make healthy snacks
These delicious artisanal treats are bound to impress even the most discerning of palates.
From simple beginnings, the Southern staple has made itself right at home in the finest restaurants.
Grits are more all-American than apple pie.
A primer on grits and its close relatives.
Readers pick 123 top restaurants in 62 categories.
These 3 local hot sauce brands will add a kick to your next meal.
The Oviedo location of this multi-shop chain opened in November and is the first on the East Coast.
How do the culinary experts get their kids to eat? We asked for some strategies.
Wine is no longer just for sommeliers at fancy restaurants or trips to Europe and Napa.
Orlando’s oldest restaurant has been a family affair for 67 years.
Farmers markets provide a delightful stroll for the senses and the chance to bond with family and friends. On the following pages are five prime places where you can gather nature’s bounty and socialize among the greens.
The GF movement draws both celiac patients and those simply looking to become more health conscious.
This year, Mardi Gras, the last day of unbridled eating before Lent, is on March 4th. While we won’t have any revelers on Orange Avenue, we do have some Cajun-inspired eateries that offer tasty repasts year-round.
It’s the time of year when our thoughts turn to romance and chocolate, two eternal concepts that have delighted and bedeviled us for centuries. Romantic love cannot be explained. Love of chocolate? Well, we’ll try our best.
Or filet mignon, or ricotta gnocchi, or Bananas Foster. Diners love to dish on their dishes via photos on social media. And so do the chefs.