Restaurant News

Pepe’s Cantina New Location 5415 International Drive

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Pepe’s Cantina New Location 5415 International Drive I-Drive will soon be rocking to the great tastes of Pepe’s’ Cantina as they are now ready for their soft opening next week taking place on Monday 16th April and then will really kick things off with a Cinco de Mayo bloc party on of course May 5th. If you have never experienced …

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International Carrot Day

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International Carrot Day Today is International  Carrot Day (are there any free days anymore?).The celebration was created in 2003 to spread the news and tell people all about carrots and how they are really good for you. We mostly buy our carrots at the Winter Park Farmers Market every Saturday, no need to stick to traditional orange, try these colorful …

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Food & Wine Expo – Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

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Food & Wine Expo – Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort So grateful to Anthony Azzollini for the invitation to the terrific Food & Wine Expo laid on by Gourmet Foods and Touton Wine. With over one hundred vendors it was definitely an amazing chance to sample some of the best artisan cheese, meats and wines currently available in the United States. …

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Beard in Baldwin

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Beard in Baldwin. Join us in Baldwin Park as we celebrate Orlando’s culinary scene and benefit the James Beard Foundation’s National Scholars Program. This all-inclusive event will feature more than 30 local restaurants serving up flavorful dishes each with a thoughtful wine pairing. Guests will also be able to sample an array of craft beers and spirits. For a more …

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What a Great Day!

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  What a Great Day! Last weekend saw the Orlando Mexican Food Festival taking place for the first time in its new location at Gaston Edwards Park in Ivanhoe Village, and what a success it turned out to be. Orlando locals flooded to the festival in their hundreds supported by visitors from Miami and beyond, all eager to sample the …

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Orlando Meats Critics Choice “Best Burger”

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Orlando Meats Critics Choice “Best Burger” Orlando Meats, the family-owned, whole animal butcher shop and restaurant have just won the Orlando Sentinel “Critics Choice” award for the Best Burger, and in our opinion deserve huge congratulations as  well justified. After seeing pictures of the Orlando Meats Burger all over social media we just had to drop by and try one …

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Mexican Food Festival Gaston Edwards Park Ivanhoe Village March 24th

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Mexican Food Festival Gaston Edwards Park Ivanhoe Village March 24th There is so much happening in and around Orlando this weekend, but in our opinion,  there is only ONE place to be, and that is at The Orlando Mexican Food Festival! Come and sample a little piece of Mexico right here in the heart of Orlando. The festival will feature …

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American Kitchen & Orlando Brewing Beer Dinner Series 1

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American Kitchen & Orlando Brewing Beer Dinner Series 1 We have been following the career of Chef Venoy Rogers lll for few years now, from his acclaimed restaurant in the Palms on Miami Beach to his current position as Executive Chef at the American Kitchen Bar & Grill situated in the beautiful B Resort & Spa. See our original review …

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Jet Blue Airlines & Orlando Mexican Food Festival.

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Jet Blue Airlines & Orlando Mexican Food Festival. As part of Jet Blue’s love and care for local communities, from their 100 days of caring for Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria, to creating the “Shared Plate” initiative where together with Coca Cola they encouraged meaningful connections through the power of food, we would like to extend our sincere thanks to …

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Mesa 21 at the Orlando Mexican Food Festival March 24th

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Mesa 21 at the Orlando Mexican Food Festival March 24th Mesa 21, the beautiful Mexican restaurant that has cemented its well-earned place in the vibrant and expanding Ivanhoe Village restaurant scene, will be joining the likes of Frontera Cocina Mexicana by Rick Bayless and a host of other restaurants, crafts, artists and of course Tequila at the Orlando Mexican Food …

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