Restaurant News

Fuego Friday at American Kitchen Bar & Grill Lake Buena Vista.

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Fuego Friday at American Kitchen Bar & Grill Lake Buena Vista. American Kitchen has its own Smokehouse, so BBQ and smoked foods are readily available to the Executive Chef of American Kitchen, Venoy Rogers lll. So when creating and developing his menu and special events he decided to open up the Smokehouse and fire up the pit for “Fuego Fridays”. …

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Top 30 Orlando Blogs and Websites by Feedspot.

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Top 30 Orlando Blogs and Websites by Feedspot. We were delighted for the Orlando Food Critic to be awarded a place in the Best Orlando Blogs by Feedspot. From thousands of Orlando blogs in the Feedspot index they used search and social metrics, then carefully selected these websites for their ability to be actively working to educate, inspire and empower readers …

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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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