Category Archives: General

Regarding Orlando Weekly’s Best of (Food & Drink) 2010

The Orlando Weekly came out with their yearly “Best of Orlando” for 2010. The winners are chosen by the people, not Orlando Weekly directly, and it is free form voting, so it’s not even a list fabricated by Orlando Weekly. This means anyone can win, even the smallest of businesses, if they’re deserving. I have […]

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Orlando Lacks a Flavor to Call Its Own

Orlando lacks its own distinct flavor. No one makes a trip to Orlando for “our” style of BBQ, or pizza, burgers, or any other type of food. What’s great about Orlando food though, is the variety. Many Orlando residents are transplants from around the state, country, and even the world. After living here for a […]

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Buy Local Orlando

Buy Local Orlando is a program started to boost local businesses in the Orlando area. It costs $99 for businesses to join, but it is 100% free for consumers. The best part is that all participating merchants offer a discount to consumers that present a Buy Local Orlando card. You can obtain a card at […]

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Remembering Those We’ve Lost

The bad economy has affected us all, and it has hit the food service industry hard. There have been numerous closings in the area over the past year. I’ve compiled a list of places I know have closed in the past year. Whataburger – University Blvd. Orlando, FL Shane’s Rib Shack – Orlando Ave. Maitland, […]

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Hello Orlando!

The idea of this blog is to review eateries that the average person visits. While fast food establishments will be reviewed, we will also review great restaurants that may not be considered 5 star, but serve excellent food none-the-less. Being that Orlando is an international hub of tourism, there are excellent restaurants spanning cuisines and […]

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