Best of Orlando 2015: Eat & Drink

Best of Orlando 2015: Eat and Drink​

Best of Orlando 2015: Personalities

Best of Orlando 2015: Goods & Services

Best of Orlando 2015: Potpourri

Local Burger

1 Graffiti Junktion
graffitijunktion.com
10 Orlando-area locations

2 Johnny’s Fillin Station
johnnysfillinstation.com
2631 S. Ferncreek Ave.
Orlando

3 Beth’s Burger Bar
bethsburgerbar.com
Two Orlando-area locations

Bakery

1 Panera Bread
panerabread.com
Multiple Orlando-area locations

2 Publix
publix.com
Multiple Orlando-area locations

3 Charlie’s Gourmet Pastries
charliesgourmetpastries.com
3213 Curry Ford Road
Orlando

Coffee spot

1 Starbucks
starbucks.com
Multiple Orlando-area locations

2 Barnie’s CoffeeKitchen
barniescoffeekitchen.com
118 S. Park Ave.
Winter Park

3 Axum Coffee
axumcoffee.com
146 W. Plant St., #110
Winter Garden

Brunch

1 Keke’s Breakfast Café
kekes.com
Nine Orlando-area locations

2 First Watch
firstwatch.com
Seven Orlando-area locations

3 Dexter’s
dexwine.com
Four Orlando-area locations

Frozen Treat

1 Jeremiah’s Italian Ice
jeremiahsice.com
Eight Orlando-area locations

2 Twistee Treat
twisteetreat.com
Five Orlando-area locations

3 Menchie’s
menchiesorlando.com
Eleven Orlando-area locations


Best Throwback: The Soda Fountain ice cream shop on Edgewater Drive, complete with 1950s music and bubbly soda jerks. thesodafountain.com

Best Coffee for a Cause: At the not-for-profit coffee shop Credo in College Park, you decide how much your cup of coffee is worth. downtowncredo.com



Courtesy Capital Grille

I-Drive Restaurant

1 The Capital Grille
thecapitalgrille.com
9101 International Drive
Orlando

2 Texas de Brazil
texasdebrazil.com
5259 International Drive
Orlando

3 Café Tu Tu Tango
cafetututango.com
8625 International Drive
Orlando

Downtown Restaurant

1 The Rusty Spoon
therustyspoon.com
55 W. Church St.
Orlando

2 Kres Chophouse
kresrestaurant.com
17 W. Church St.
Orlando

3 Ceviche Tapas Bar & Restaurant
ceviche.com
125 W. Church St.
Orlando

Restaurant to Seal the Deal

1 Christner’s Prime Steak & Lobster
christnersprimesteakandlobster.com
729 Lee Road
Orlando

2 Ruth’s Chris Steak House
ruthschris.com
Three Orlando-area locations

3 Citrus
citrusorlando.com
821 N. Orange Ave.
Orlando


Best Farm-To-Table Concept: Farm-Haus delivers fresh, weeknight dinners straight to your door. With rotating menu options like citrus roasted chicken with summer squash to turkey and sun-dried tomato meatloaf, it doesn’t get more farm-to-table than that. And if you’re not in the delivery area, you can pick up a hot meal at Audubon Market or East End Market. farm-haus.com

Best Fries: The bistro fries at RusTeak in College Park are a must-have side item. Covered in fresh garlic, butter and parsley, they’re so good you won’t want to share. rusteakwinebar.com


Winter Park Restaurant

1 Prato
prato-wp.com
124 N. Park Ave.
Winter Park

2 Luma on Park
lumaonpark.com
290 S. Park Ave.
Winter Park

3 Hillstone
hillstone.com
215 S. Orlando Ave.
Winter Park

 

 

Seminole County Restaurant

1 Fishbones
fishbonesrestaurants.com
7005 County Road 46A
Lake Mary

2 Hollerbach’s Willow Tree Cafe
willowtreecafe.com
205 E. First St.
Sanford

3 Enzo’s on the Lake
enzos.com
1130 S. U.S. Highway 17-92
Longwood

Place to Eat After Church with the Kids

1 First Watch
firstwatch.com
Seven Orlando-area locations

2 Keke’s Breakfast Café
kekes.com
Nine Orlando-area locations

3 Cracker Barrel
crackerbarrel.com
Nine Orlando-area locations

Specialty Food Store

1 Whole Foods Markert
wholefoodsmarket.com
Two Orlando-area locations

2 Trader Joe’s
traderjoes.com
Two Orlando-area locations

3 The Fresh Market
thefreshmarket.com
Five Orlando-area locations

Restaurant Row Restaurant

1 Eddie V’s Prime Seafood
eddiev.com
7488 W. Sand Lake Road
Orlando

2 Seasons 52
seasons52.com
7700 Sand Lake Road
Orlando

3 Rocco’s Tacos & Tequila Bar
roccostacos.com
7468 W. Sand Lake Road
Orlando


Best Place to Eat Summer Rolls: Saigon Flavors in Oviedo. Brought to you by the former owner of Orlando’s Viet Garden, it is tucked away in the suburbs. saigonflavors.net

Best Place to Eat at 2 a.m.: Pom Pom’s Teahouse and Sandwicheria. The cozy hole-in-the-wall’s signature sandwiches are great when you’re drunk and even better when you’re sober. pompomsteahouse.com


Sports Bar

1 Miller’s Ale House
millersalehouse.com
Fourteen Orlando-area locations

2 Gator’s Dockside
gatorsdockside.com
Twelve Orlando-area locations

3 Duffy’s Sports Grill
duffysmvp.com
Four Orlando-area locations

Wine Bar

1 The Wine Room
thewineroomonline.com
270 S. Park Ave.
Winter Park

2 Imperium Food & Wine
606 Market St.
Celebration

3 Eola Wine Company
eolawinecompany.com
430 E. Central Blvd.
Orlando

Hotel Lounge

1 Bösendorfer Lounge
theboheme.com
Grand Bohemian Hotel
325 S. Orange Ave.
Orlando

2 The Alfond Inn
thealfondinn.com
300 E. New England Ave.
Winter Park

3 WXYZ Bar
aloftorlandodowntown.com
Aaloft Orlando Downtown
500 S. Orange Ave.
Orlando

Watering Hole

1 Red Light Red Light Beer Parlour
redlightredlightbeerparlour.com
2810 Corrine Drive
Orlando

2 World of Beer
worldofbeer.com
Seven Orlando-area locations

3 Graffiti Junktion
graffitijunktion.com
Ten Orlando-area locations

Best of Orlando 2015: Eat and Drink​

Best of Orlando 2015: Personalities

Best of Orlando 2015: Goods & Services

Best of Orlando 2015: Potpourri

Wine Store

1 Total Wine
totalwine.com
Three Orlando-area locations

2 Tim’s Wine Market
timswine.com
Three Orlando-area locations

3 ABC Fine Wine & Spirits
abcfws.com
Multiple Orlando-area locations


Best Lunch Break: Options abound at East End Market. Whether you’re craving a cheesy flatbread from La Femme Du Fromage, a hot sandwich from Houndstooth Sauce Company, or grabbing a quick smoothie from Skyebird Juice Bar, there’s something for every taste. eastendmkt.com

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