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The $30 Trader Joe’s Date Night.. a.k.a. TJ’s Pig Out

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It’s been one month since the Winter Park Trader Joe’s flung open its doors, whipping up a storm of fanatic TJ loyalists who have descended on the Orange Avenue store in droves. Four weeks later, lines are still long and parking spots still few and far between leading me to this verdict: Orlando LOVES Trader Joe’s! We love it for ... Read More »

East End Market to Host Parents Night Out August 22

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Date night is great… in theory. But for those of us with little people in tow, the logistics of child care can sometimes thwart the best laid plans. Enter East End Market with the perfect solution. On Friday, August 22, the local food hub will be hosting Parents Night Out. From 6pm-9pm, Chef Emily and Chef Jes will captivate your brood ... Read More »

The Weekend Top 10… Orlando Date Night Picks for July 25-27


Celebrity Mascot Games  July 25-26 Amway Center $12-$25 Orlando Critical Mass Pedal Last Friday of every month, departs promptly at 6pm Loch Haven Park Free Sanford Art Walk Fourth Friday of each month, 6-9pm Historic Downtown Sanford Free Food Truck Bazaar: Windermere Friday, July 25, 5-9:30pm 20 Main St, Windermere Free admission Ninjapalooza LuWow Friday, July 25, 7:30pm House of Blues $13 ... Read More »

Hemingway’s Summer Prix Fixe Menu

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Hemingway’s, the secluded and romantic Key West-inspired restaurant inside the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, recently debuted a summer prix fixe menu available now through August. Designed by Executive Chef Kenneth Juran, the three-course menu features include: • Key Lime Caesar Salad • Florida Rock Shrimp Chowder with Zellwood sweet corn • Hemingway’s “Cayo Hueso” Crab Cakes • Duvall Street Shrimp ... Read More »

Happy Hour at Melting Pot in Longwood

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Lovers of fondue (and that club includes me) will definitely want to check out the Happy Hour promo now happening at Melting Pot’s Longwood location. From 5pm to 7pm every Monday through Friday, bar guests can indulge at the Melting Pot a little more cheaply than usual. Cheese fondues, including all five offerings on the menu, are priced at just $6 ... Read More »