Full table service at Mesa 21 Clermont

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Full table service at Mesa 21 Clermont Due to the phenomenal success of their second location Mesa 21 in Ivanhoe Village, the Rios family have re-visited the service style at the original location, Mesa 21 Clermont and have now implemented full table service at both locations. There is still an extensive take out operation at the Clermont location, but now …

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Apple Pie in a Jar at American Kitchen Bar & Grill

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Apple Pie in a Jar at American Kitchen Bar & Grill Rounding out the great time we had with Chef Venoy Rogers lll at American Kitchen Bar & Grill last week, with dessert, Apple Pie in a Jar. As with all the Chef Rogers food we tasted, this dish had all the hallmarks of a classic apple pie combined with …

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American Kitchen Bar & Grill Lake Buena Vista

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American Kitchen Bar & Grill Lake Buena Vista Let us introduce you to Chef Venoy Rogers lll, the Executive Chef at American Kitchen. Don’t worry if you have never come across his name, you will do soon, for Chef Rogers is cooking up a storm at the American Kitchen restaurant located in the superb B Resort & Spa. American Kitchen …

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Countdown to St Patrick’s Day.

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Countdown to St Patrick’s Day. Halloween Done! Thanksgiving Done! Christmas Done! Hmmm What’s Next? – Why St Patrick’s Day of course and believe it or not, it’s only two months away. So, on a cold day (and getting colder) we thought it was time to get in some training by way of a full Irish Breakfast and a pint of …

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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 Dessert

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New Year Dessert New Year’s Eve dinner preparation in full swing, but just could not resist a quick taste! Croissant Gourmet Meringue dipped in Peterbrooke Chocolate, sprinkled with Pomegranate seeds and lashings of Bourbon & Vanilla whipped cream. There may be none left by tonight. Happy New Year!!

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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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Sugarbuzz Dessert Company 4339 Edgewater Drive Orlando

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Sugarbuzz Dessert Company 4339 Edgewater Drive Orlando What a nice surprise this morning, an amazing gift from our family in the UK by way of Sugarbuzz in College Park, a big box full of Chocolate Brownies and assorted Classic Cookies. Sugarbuzz creates every dessert mostly from scratch offering a combination of homemade simplicity with classic ingredients and family recipes. Santa …

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