Restaurant News

Happy Birthday Luke’s

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Happy Birthday Luke’s Luke’s Kitchen and Bar celebrated its first birthday earlier this month. This is the third concept by the partners of Park Lights Hospitality Group, joining Prato & Luma. Their take on American Cuisine has proved to be a sure-fire winner with the Maitland restaurant scene and beyond. To celebrate this occasion, Luke’s are holding an Anniversary Patio …

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GET TO KNOW US OVER A COFFEE

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GET TO KNOW US OVER A COFFEE Here at The Orlando Food Critic we are all about the hospitality business. Through our experience we know that businesses who are better informed about customers, staff, trends and service, outperform their competitors. We would love to tell you more, perhaps over a cup of coffee? Let us be your game changer. Please …

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New Year’s Day Brunch at Mesa 21 – 1414 N Orange Ave Orlando.

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New Year’s Day Brunch at Mesa 21 –  1414 N Orange Ave Orlando. Looking for the perfect way to start 2018, then head on over to Mesa 21 for their New Year’s Day Hangover Brunch!! Their regular Sunday Brunch is always amazing. From the Taco Station, where the chefs prepare tacos to your individual tastes from a vast array of …

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The Sausage Shack Now Open in Winter Park

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The Sausage Shack Now Open in Winter Park Great news! The Sausage Shack is now open for business. Owner Dan Eastwood told us yesterday that they would have a soft opening from Thursday December 21st. Dan relocated the acclaimed Sausage Shack from the Altamonte Mall to Hannibal Square, in order to reach a wider audience after “The Shack” quickly made …

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Pepe’s Cantina New Menu Release Party.

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Pepe’s Cantina New Menu Release Party. Why not join the Pepe’s team tonight December 8th from 7 pm for the new menu release party to try some great new additions to their menu! Those new items include appetizers, cocktails, beer selection, entrees and desserts, from Sopes, Chicken Wings, Ceviche to Chimi – Flan and more. The party is set for …

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Ivanhoe Village Shopping Local

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Ivanhoe Village If you enjoyed the Jingle Eve festivities this past weekend or even if you missed them, please remember your local stores, shops, restaurants and bars are not just for the Holidays, they need your support 24/7. We are always amazed by the great people we meet when we shop local and have made many friends along the way. …

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Tuesday? $2 Fish Taco’s at Lombardi’s Seafood Cafe

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Tuesday?  $2 Fish Taco’s at Lombardi’s Seafood Cafe If you missed out going last week, then make sure to mark your calendar for this and every Tuesday at Lombardi’s Fish café. There are many great Taco Tuesday deals around, but if you love Fish Tacos like we do, this has got to be the place to go as Lombardi’s Fish …

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New Digs for The Sausage Shack.

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New Digs for The Sausage Shack. We are delighted to tell you guys that the acclaimed Sausage Shack from the Altamonte Mall is relocating to Hannibal Square, to reach a wider audience. Owner operator Dan Eastwood tells us that he hopes to be open in December, but with permitting and such like red tape, could see that stretch into early …

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Taco Tuesday at Lombardi’s Seafood Cafe

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Taco Tuesday at Lombardi’s Seafood Cafe Probably the best deal in town for superb Fish Taco’s. It’s hard to beat two-dollar Fish Tacos made from lightly blackened fish, served with citrus slaw, cilantro, and sriracha mayo. They may be only two dollars, but Lombardi’s do not compromise on quality. They use only the freshest fish possible, cooked to perfection. There …

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LOBSTER – LOBSTER – LOBSTER

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LOBSTER – LOBSTER – LOBSTER Never to early to start making those weekend plans, so this week and back by popular demand Lombardi’s Seafood Café will be serving: Steamed Maine Lobster with Garlic Parsley Potatoes and drawn butter washed down with a beer for only $16.98. This Lobster Special will be served this Friday and Saturday Night from 5pm- 8pm. …

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