Orlando Reviews

Lunch at Nova – 1409 North Orange Avenue Orlando.

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Lunch at Nova – 1409 North Orange Avenue Orlando. When deciding on a place to take lunch we revert to a series of restaurant attributes that so far have never let us down. This selection process revolves around the 3 P’S, namely Premises – Product and Price Point. Using this process against any restaurant should make your choice of where …

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The Sausage Shack – 10% DISCOUNT!!

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The Sausage Shack – 10% DISCOUNT!! STOP PRESS: FOR A LIMITED TIME, DAN, THE OWNER AT THE SAUSAGE SHACK IS OFFERING FOLLOWERS A 10% DISCOUNT ON THEIR SELECTIONS (before tax). ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS MENTION THE SECRET WORD “TOAD IN THE HOLE” TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT AND TREAT YOURSELF TO SOME AMAZING SAUSAGES. Please go visit Dan at …

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George’s Gourmet Cookies – 501 North Orlando Avenue Winter Park.

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George’s Gourmet Cookies – 501 North Orlando Avenue Winter Park. When an area such as the expanding Winter Park Shopping Center gets redeveloped and new restaurants and food options arrive, I guess it may be easy to overlook the established businesses who have operated from that location for years. However, this is not the case with George’s Gourmet Cookies. The …

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Wine of the Month – May

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Wine of the Month – May. Whispering Angel Rose, the perfect drink to start off your Memorial Day Weekend and great for the grilling season. This is an excellent Cotes De Provence Rose from the quality vineyards of Château d’esclans, located on an exceptional site, on elevated land near the Gorges de Pennafort, twenty-five kilometers northwest of the ancient Roman …

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Bruce Cost Ginger Ale.

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Bruce Cost Ginger Ale. With the rising popularity of cocktails such as the “Moscow Mule”, Ginger Ale has been thrust to the forefront of mixers and a support role for cocktails, but we have found Bruce Cost Ginger Ale to be the best tasting Ginger Ale we’ve tried (and we’ve tried many) and deserves a mention and a rightful place …

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The Sausage Shack – Gator Dog.

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The Sausage Shack – Gator Dog. The Sausage Shack at the Altamonte Mall is quickly making its mark as a fantastic local food concept that is perpetually looking for new products and sausage combinations to wow their growing number of faithful followers. We tried the latest of these new additions today when we “Snapped Up” a Gator Dog. Authentic Gator …

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Paddlefish Disney Springs. Just Dessert.

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Paddlefish Disney Springs. Just Dessert. We just had to remind ourselves how good this dessert was. Whatever seafood delight you choose on a visit to Paddlefish, you must finish the amazing experience with this dessert, you may start off with the intention of sharing and tasting one bite but we’re betting you won’t be able to stop there! Chocolate Bourbon …

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TR Fire Grill – 1035 North Orlando Ave – Brunch Burger.

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TR Fire Grill – 1035 North Orlando Ave –  Brunch Burger. Is it just us or is “Brunch” getting even more popular than it already was? We have had some great brunches lately and unfortunately some not so great ones, as you know we never linger on the negative only the positive, so on to TR Fire Grill. A great …

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Nova – 1409 North Orange Avenue Orlando.

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Nova – 1409 North Orange Avenue Orlando. Ivanhoe village is becoming a “Hot Spot” of amazing restaurants and local businesses, a shout out has to go to Sandi Thompson the Executive Director of Ivanhoe Village and her team, who as part of the Main Street project has been a “Tour de Force “in promoting the area ‘s great assets and …

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Hillstone – 215 South Orlando Ave. Winter Park.

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Hillstone – 215 South Orlando Ave. Winter Park. Almost without knowing it we have found ourselves gravitating towards the Hillstone Restaurant in Winter Park more and more over the past few weeks. So, when our best friends suggested lunch it became a no-brainer. Hillstone here we come! There is an inspirational book by Jim Collins that extolls the virtues of …

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