Eats

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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What’s New at Disney Springs for Dinner Dates in 2018

Disney Springs has undergone a massive facelift in the last few years. The overhaul included fun additions like the Coca-Cola Store, Splitsville Luxury Lanes, and foodie favorites like Sprinkles Cupcakes, Morimoto Asia, and STK. However, Disney Springs isn’t done with the…

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A Hunger Street Tacos Chef’s Table (In Our Home!!)

A few months ago, Marc and I were the top bidders in the Cows ‘n Cabs silent auction for a Hunger Street Tacos chef’s table. Imagine our delight when the co-owners and chefs, Joseph and David Creech, suggested we host…

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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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Five-Course Discovery Dinner at Tapa Toro: February 1

We’re turning the typical wine pairing dinner on its head with our new Discovery Dinner Series. We debuted this off-the-wall concept in August at Deep Blu Seafood Grille, a sold-out event with nothing but amazing feedback.  “We’ve been doing the Tables…

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11 Seminole County Restaurants Worth Traveling For

With so many restaurants to savor in downtown Orlando alone, we can hardly blame you for not wanting to leave the Orlando bubble for date night. Yet just a short drive away, date night gems await discovery throughout Seminole County….

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Savor Plant Street Eats With Winter Garden Food Tours

A friend recently described me as a bit of a food tour addict, a title I’m proud to tout. Whether you’re brunching with friends, sampling eats with your beau, or entertaining out of town visitors, going on a food tour…

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Sunday Dinner Date Deals Under $60

Updated June 2018 Just thinking about Sunday instantly conjures up calming thoughts of lazy brunches, lounging in comfy clothes, and relishing the feeling of a day spent focused on relaxation instead of productivity. Before you let the last sliver of…

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Weekly Grilled Cheese Happy Hour at La Femme du Fromage

Enjoy a $15 grilled cheese & beer flight every Friday from 4-8pm at La Femme du Fromage You’ve probably already discovered beer flights and wine flights, but what about grilled cheese flights? You can taste one for yourself every Friday…

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Oh My! This Dessert-Centric Restaurant has a Date Night Booth

Say the words “date night booth” and you’ve got the attention of the Orlando Date Night Guide team. We love sleuthing the city to find Orlando’s best romantic escapes. So, when we got wind that The Glass Knife was opening…

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Bok Tower Gardens Hosting Seasonal Farm to Table Dinners

Bok Tower Gardens is hosting ongoing food & wine events perfect for date night.  There’s a new reason to check a day trip to Bok Tower Gardens off your date night bucket list! Situated between Orlando and Tampa in Lake…

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Wagyu & Wine: $25 Burger and Wine Pairing at The Capital Grille

Wagyu & Wine is happening now at The Capital Grille through November 19 I’m not sure about you, but I am almost always craving a delicious, juicy burger and will never turn down a glass of good wine. Luckily for…

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Date Night Deal: $29 Three-Course Harvest Menu at Seasons 52

There’s a new deal in town worth adding to your date night rotation! From September 18 to November 21, 2018, Seasons 52 is offering a special three-course $29 Harvest Dinner menu highlighting fall flavors. The menu is comprised of 11…

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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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Date Night Buzz: Wonderland Cookie Dough

New edible cookie dough shop Wonderland Cookie Dough now open in Celebration A new addition to Orlando’s delicious dessert scene, Wonderland Cookie Dough in Celebration invites you to indulge your sweet tooth with a scoop (or three, we won’t tell)…

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Orlando Restaurants with New Menus and New Chefs

Written by Kristen Manieri and Stephanie Patterson It’s hard to resist the siren call of a new restaurant opening in Orlando, further fueled by star-struck reviews from friends and delectable images littering your Instagram feed. We love the constant evolution…

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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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13 Over the Top Orlando Desserts to Blow Your Mind on Date Night

Written by Erica Thomas The only thing that could sweeten a date with your honey more is to end it with a delectable dessert. These final course options are so spectacular they can make even the most simple date seem…

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Magical Dining Month Returns Aug 25 – Oct 12 with 100+ Restaurants

Update 9/20: Magical Dining Month has been extended through October 12, 2017! A majority, but not all, of the restaurants are participating in the extension. The Magical Dining Month website has been updated with a note found at the bottom of…

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10 Orlando Dessert Places You Must Visit by @arlenemlaboy

Instagram is our favorite social media platform, so we’ve launched a new series to showcase some of our favorite Orlando Instagrammers. Each month we’ll choose a different local digital storyteller to feature. We love following them and we hope you…

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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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Date Nights for Donut Lovers

By Erica Thomas There’s something about biting into a soft, doughy cake with divine goodness drizzled, sprinkled, or spread on top. What makes donuts even better is that these tasty bites are acceptable to eat any time of day. Dive…

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6 Cool Ice Cream Shops for Hot Dates

On a hot date, cool off with ice cream! We’ve got the scoop on the coolest local spots for beat-the-heat treats. Amazeballs Classic New Orleans Sno-Balls (Winter Park) Make a trip to the Winter Park Farmer’s Market even more amazing…

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The Dinner Party Project Hosting Couples Dinners

Update: Couples Dinners are not yet scheduled for 2018, check back for future details The Dinner Party Project is best known for their intimate dinners, which unite eight randomly selected strangers around the dinner table for thoughtful conversation, delicious food,…

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Christner’s Debuts New Summer Wine & Dine Prix-Fixe

This summer, one of Orlando’s best steakhouses is featuring a wine paired prix fixe designed to showcase awarding winning fare and create a perfect fine dining date night. During the month of July and August, Christner’s Prime Steak & Lobster…

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How to Have an Orlando Food Truck Date

Looking for a date night experience that’s the perfect marriage of food and fun? Orlando’s delicious food truck scene has it all. Weekly and monthly meet-ups throughout Central Florida make for an easy breezy evening, and you’ll never have to…

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5 New Orlando Restaurants to Add to Your Date Night Rotation

Written by Stephanie Patterson and Kristen Manieri We’re only half way through the year and already we’ve seen dozens of new Orlando restaurants open their doors. Exciting new spaces are in the works, but if you don’t want to wait,…

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Brunch Buzz: Soco

Known for its elevated southern fare and perfect downtown locale, Soco recently announced that it would extend its very popular Sunday brunch to Saturday. Beginning Saturday, May 13, guests can enjoy everything from homemade pop tarts and strawberry stuffed French…

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Where to Eat Poutine in Orlando

You don’t have to be from the Great White North to enjoy poutine. With crispy fries dotted with cheese curds and then slathered in gravy, this Canadian delicacy is a savory smorgasbord of diet-sabotaging deliciousness. Lucky for us Orlando locals, there’s…

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Date Night to Go: Takeout and Delivery for Two in Orlando

We’ve all been there: cooking at home feels like a chore, yet you don’t quite feel like getting dressed up to go out either. What’s a couple to do? As tempting as it may be, resist the siren call of…

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11 Must-Eat Orlando Bites by @Dafoodie

Truth be told, Instagram is our favorite social media platform, by a long shot. We love sharing great images but we love appreciating other local pics just as much. So, we’re launching a new series to showcase some of our…

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