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Brunch Buzz: Grape & The Grain

Located along the former Dinky Line, Grape & The Grain is a little jewel of a wine bar in the Ivanhoe District. The quaint house was a former railroad stop built in 1923, and though renovations were made, its original charm was…

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Brunch Buzz: Maxine’s on Shine

A local favorite hiding in plain sight in a residential neighborhood surrounded by the Thornton Park District, Colonialtown and The Milk District, Maxine’s on Shine is no secret among Orlandoans. Especially those who love to brunch. Yet its popularity doesn’t…

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Brunch Buzz: Mia’s Italian Kitchen

What to do when you’re craving an Italian holiday but can’t spring for a pricey plane ticket? Orlando isn’t Italy, but it does have a few notable places where you can play pretend for the day, especially if it’s fresh…

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Brunch Buzz: Yard House

International Drive may be primarily a tourist destination, but time and again I’m drawn back as a local. It’s a destination that works for any occasion, just as optimal for entertaining out of town guests as it is for girls’…

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Brunch Buzz: Bulla Gastrobar

The first time I dined at Bulla, with a steady stream of tapas arriving at the table to be shared amongst new friends, I was hooked. It’s since become one of my go-to destinations for everything from weeknight book club…

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Brunch Buzz: The Parkview

Avid brunch-goers are no strangers to Park Avenue in Winter Park; it’s one of Orlando’s go-to spots for brunch or a Sunday funday. Nearly every restaurant along Park Avenue serves a weekend brunch, making the choice of where to dine…

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Brunch Buzz: The Glass Knife

Tempting photos of decadent cakes and handcrafted doughnuts may lure you through The Glass Knife’s doors, but the restaurant’s more savory side is equally delicious, especially during brunch. Served on Saturdays and Sundays from 7am-4pm, brunch proves that the restaurant…

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Brunch Buzz: The Ravenous Pig

It’s been more than a decade since James and Julie Petrakis arrived in Winter Park’s food scene with The Ravenous Pig, one of the area’s first gastropubs. And while a relocation and the birth of several additional concepts (including Cask & Larder,…

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Brunch Buzz: Pizza Bruno

Move over, garlic knots, and make way for the latest at Pizza Bruno. Served Saturdays and Sundays from 11am-3pm, Pizza Bruno’s recently launched brunch service covers all of the bases: boozy concoctions, sweet and savory dishes, plus a relaxed atmosphere….

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Brunch Buzz: Domu

 When it comes to convincing you to get to Domu for weekend brunch ASAP, I’ve got one word for you: boba-mosa (more on those later). And if that hasn’t quite piqued your interest, consider visiting for the top-notch ramen (the…

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Brunch Buzz: The Melting Pot Orlando

Brunch has always been the ultimate indulgence in my hierarchy of most-loved meal times. What’s not to love about an entire meal crafted around the concept of getting up late and enjoying a savory feast accompanied by endlessly flowing mimosas?…

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Brunch Buzz: The Strand

Inviting, cozy, and positively delicious all come to mind when I reflect on a recent brunch enjoyed at The Strand. This community-oriented neighborhood restaurant nestled in the Mills 50 District has an atmosphere that welcomes you whether you’re a regular…

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Brunch Buzz: Canvas Restaurant & Market

Updated October 2017 Make the 30-minute drive to Lake Nona from Orlando and you’ll land at Canvas Restaurant & Market, a bustling New American restaurant well-poised to become a brunch favorite. The peaceful waterfront setting, outdoor herb garden, and indoor…

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Brunch Buzz: Soco Thornton Park

UPDATED MARCH 2020 Known for its elevated southern fare and perfect downtown locale, Soco Thornton Park had us jumping for joy when it extended its very popular Sunday brunch to Saturday. Guests can enjoy everything from homemade pop tarts and…

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Brunch Buzz: Carmel Kitchen & Wine Bar

CLOSED With so many options for brunch in Orlando, it can be hard to choose a place to go. But when Carmel Kitchen & Wine Bar is the restaurant of choice, it isn’t a hard decision — it’s a must….

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Brunch Buzz: DoveCote

If I had to sum up the brunch experience at DoveCote in one sentence, it’d be “brunch for people who are somewhat tired of brunch”. As much as I love chicken & waffles and decadent pancakes that are borderline desserts,…

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Brunch Buzz: Hamilton’s Kitchen

Brunch has to be one of my favorite words in the English language. Say it and I immediately start smelling maple syrup and tasting Hollandaise sauce. Unlike any other meal, there just seems to be something flamboyant and over-the-top about this…

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Brunch Buzz: Sundays at Seasons 52

Seasons 52 recently launched a new Sunday Brunch. Served every Sunday at the Altamonte Springs location, brunch is offered from 10am – 1pm and features five new dishes made with seasonal fare and Seasons’ famed health conscious care. At a recent…

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Brunch Buzz: SLATE

By Samantha Rosenthal While it’s only been open for five months, SLATE is already making an impact on Orlando’s dining scene, especially when it comes to brunch. The modern American restaurant with a Southern touch is a new addition to the…

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Brunch Buzz: Raglan Road

Disney Springs (formerly Downtown Disney) might not be the first place that comes to mind when you start thinking about places to enjoy a Saturday or Sunday brunch. While Downtown Orlando and all of our blossoming Main Street districts offer…

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Brunch Buzz: North Quarter Tavern

UPDATE: Restaurant CLOSED 2018 Getting its name from the area of Downtown Orlando it resides in, North Quarter Tavern is a neighborhood pub and restaurant that you can go to for a good drink, a quick bite or to enjoy a…

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Brunch Buzz: Cask & Larder

UPDATE: Cask & Larder relocated to the Orlando International Airport in late 2016. While there’s not a set brunch menu, you can catch breakfast daily. Check out the menu here. Cask & Larder, the sister venture of Ravenous Pig and…

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Brunch Buzz: Mynt’s Table-Side Sunday Brunch Buffet

Winner of the 2015 OpenTable Diner’s Choice award, Mynt in Winter Park’s historic Hannibal Square district is one of Central Florida’s finest purveyors of traditional Indian fare. Now a new traditional table-side Sunday brunch buffet is making Mynt a go-to…

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Brunch Buzz: TR Fire Grill

**UPDATE: CLOSED February 2018** TR Fire Grill, the hipster spin-off of Tony Roma’s Steakhouse, recently launched a brunch served Sundays from 11am to 2pm. We stopped in to this wonderful eatery last weekend to check it out and were thrilled with…

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Brunch Buzz: American Gymkhana

CLOSED We’re launching a new series on Orlando Date Night Guide to give readers the details about all of Orlando’s amazing brunches. The series is kicking off with a restaurant you might not think of when you’re looking for eggs Benedict…

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What’s Springing Up on I-Drive This Spring

Anyone who lives in Orlando has made a trip or two down to International Drive. While this area remains a tourist’s paradise, local residents can also find several fun options for a date night experience that feels like leaving town…

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Best of January: 45+ Orlando Events For Date Night This Month

This content is proudly supported by Orange County Library System (OCLS) The new year – and new decade – is here! Whether you want to take a healthy cooking class to start the year off, catch a performace at the…

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10 Date Night Deals in Orlando on Travelzoo and Groupon

Craving new summertime adventures while sticking to a budget? Date night is all about quality time and connection, not how much money you spend to make it happen. And thanks to sites like Travelzoo and Groupon, it’s easier than ever…

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Best Bets! Top Event Picks September 18 – 24

Get your mind off hurricane season for a little while by attending some of these great events! Here are our top Orlando event picks for the week. MONDAY Rooftop Zumba Monday, September 18, 6:30pm-7:30pm The Balcony Orlando $7 15th Annual…

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10 Things to Do on a Sunday in Orlando & Beyond

UPDATED August 2017 There’s nothing like having a completely commitment-free, lazy Sunday ahead of you. What a joy it is in life to wake up and say, “what would you like to do today?” So, for those who might like…

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8 Ideas for Making Date Night More Affordable

Date night doesn’t need to break the bank! Here are those tips as well as a handful more: Hit Happy Hour If you can manage to head out in the early evening, say 5ish, a bevy of bargains await. There are…

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