Superbowl Weekend.


Who doesn’t need a burger on Superbowl Weekend ? Lunch today, Shroom & Swiss burger at the Whiskey  7563 W Sand Lake Road Orlando really hits the spot !

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Hannibal Square.

  Take a short walk down New England Avenue from the ever-popular Park Avenue in Winter Park and you will find yourself in Hannibal Square. Often overlooked by tourists and locals alike, Hannibal Square is an “Oasis” of excellent dining occasions and food offers. Now gaining in popularity due in part to the excellence and diversity of the restaurants located …

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RusTeak 2625 Edgewater Drive Orlando.


RusTeak 2625 Edgewater Drive Orlando. I don’t know why it has taken us so long to visit RusTeak in College Park, but whatever the reason it was well worth the wait. Edgewater drive has a growing number of restaurants creating itself into a robust eating destination, but of the location, most of the restaurants are right on the street, and …

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Restaurants – Time To Think Local.


Restaurants –  Time To Think Local. It is widely accepted that 2016 was a difficult year in the restaurant industry leaving the pundits believing that there are just too many restaurants and not enough people eating out. The restaurant economic climate has been changed by rents increasing faster than restaurant revenues, higher restaurant pricing while grocery pricing is static or …

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Turbo G&T Has Arrived !


Turbo G&T Has Arrived. Move over “Moscow Mule” there is a new cocktail in town and being served in the trendiest cocktail bars around the world. The Turbo Gin & Tonic is bringing that most traditional of spirits “Gin”, off the back shelf and into the limelight, capturing the attention of social media and mixologists everywhere. Once thought of as …

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Server of the Year 2016.

Slate Eggs

  Server of the Year 2016. In our recent review of 2016 and the restaurants and locations we personally thought were the best, we left out a critical element, namely Service, and to be more specific the Server who had impressed us the most. In an industry filled with amazing places to eat and drink, we are constantly looking for …

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Great Food Is Right Up Our Street.


There is only “One Way” to get the best information on only the best dining occasions in and  around Orlando,plus some great insider tips. Follow us at: The Orlando Food Critic is dedicated to your continued dining enjoyment and to keep you better informed.

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Lunch on a Cold day !


Cold? Hungry? Cant decide where to go for lunch? Try one of my Go To favorite’s and a perfect lunch option at the Cheesecake Factory, Pasta Carbonara. Spaghetti Pasta with Smoked Bacon, Green Peas, and a Garlic-Parmesan Cream Sauce, you can add Chicken if you are really hungry.

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A Look Back at 2016.

In Review

A Look Back at 2016. Santa has left the building, the credit cards have been maxed out, time to reflect on some of our personal favorites from last year’s reviews. Go to Favorite Restaurants – Earls Kitchen & Bar – Slate. As regular visitors to both restaurants they make our job easy, always great service, great food and fantastic atmosphere. …

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