Orlando Buzz

Orlando Buzz

Sharing what’s new, notable, and buzzworthy around Orlando!

There’s always something new and buzzworthy happening around Orlando. Below you’ll find the latest from our favorite Orlando blogs and Instagrammers, selected by our team to keep you in the date night know.

FOODIE NEWS

Yappy Hour at K Restaurant + Wine Bar via Tasty Chomps Food Blog

K Restaurant and Wine Bar, one of our favorite date night restaurants in College Park, recently launched a monthly “Yappy Hour.” This dog-friendly happy hour event features tongue-in-cheek treats, drink specials, and of course, goodies for your pup. The inaugural event was held on December 11, but upcoming yappy hours will take place on the second Monday of each month. The next event is scheduled for January 8th. Get the details and a sneak peek at food and drink over at Tasty Chomps.

“Milk Bones” veal bone marrow bones with charred bread and radishes. Image credit: Tasty Chomps

10 cheap eats in Orlando via Orlando on the Cheap

Laura Perry of Orlando on the Cheap has put together a quick guide to some of Orlando’s best cheap eats, all of which are date-night approved. She’s selected restaurants that have more to offer than being inexpensive; they all feature entertainment, a great view, or fun decor, too!

4 Rivers Smokehouse

HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS

Miracle On Orange: The Courtesy Bar Gets In The Holiday Spirit via Rona Gindin

In November, The Courtesy Bar was transformed into Miracle on Orange as part of a Christmas bar takeover campaign. The bar is currently decked out with Christmas decor and the menu features an assortment of festive and seasonally inspired concoctions, including a snowcone Old Fashioned. Local writer Rona Gindin shared details and photos on her blog. Visit Miracle on Orange now through December 24.

Miracle on Orange. Image credit: Rona Gindin

Epic Holiday Restaurant Gift Guide Orlando via Go Epicurista

The holidays are just over a week away and if you need last minute gift ideas, have no fear. Local blogger Go Epicurista has curated an amazing restaurant gift card guide featuring Orlando restaurants that will delight any foodie. Her guide includes detailed information on why each restaurant is worth visiting, her top eats/drinks at each, and gift card options and specials.

Image credit: Go Epicurista

COMMUNITY

Have you seen the new Pulse memorial mural in Thornton Park? The mural was recently installed on the side of Burton’s Bar. You can read more about the mural in this Bungalower post. Here’s a peek at the mural from local Instagrammer @lovecentralfl: