Tag: Orlando

  • Carlos Eats Orlando Guide – Where to Eat, Drink, and Play

    Carlos Eats Orlando Guide – Where to Eat, Drink, and Play

    So you’ve made it to Orlando, Florida? Home of big household names such as Disney and Universal Studios. Orlando has a pretty great and growing food scene as well as a growing craft beer market. Here are my recommendations on where to go when in the town of Mickey Mouse. Disney Springs Eat Chef Art […]

  • Wine Bar George now open at Disney Springs (Orlando)

    Wine Bar George now open at Disney Springs (Orlando)

    Full disclosure: I was invited to Wine Bar George for a complimentary tasting this week to try their new menu. My history with George Miliotes dates back a few years and is outlined in this article. All opinions stated are my own and do not represent Wine Bar George or any other group. Wine Bar […]

  • Inay’s Kitchen serves delicious Filipino Cuisine in West Orlando

    Filipino food is one of my all-time favorite cuisines. The mixture of Asian and Spanish cuisine speaks to me. Unfortunately, Filipino food is not too popular in Florida and has experienced much difficulty catching on in Tampa Bay. I saw Inay’s Kitchen opened in Orlando and bookmarked it a few weeks ago. I finally made […]

  • Orlando Burger Battle this weekend!

    Orlando Burger Battle this weekend!

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Travel to Orlando and check out the Orlando Burger Battle this Saturday, September 23rd from 5PM to 9PM at the new Ace Cafe in Downtown Orlando located at 100 West Livingston Street. Enjoy gourmet burgers, sides, and plenty of alcohol as well. Live music, performers, and fun zones […]

  • Orlando Cafe Tour: Doña Juana Coffee Shop

    Today I stopped by Doña Juana Coffee Shop on my cafe tour of Orlando with Le’ Anns Cheesecakes ‘N More. The cafe is open Monday-Saturday from 7:30AM-8:00PM and serves a variety of coffee, smoothies, and snacks/food. They recently opened their doors back in December 2016. Many of the cafes we hit up today in the Winter […]

  • Orlando chefs host Filipino kamayan pop-up dinner

    Orlando chefs host Filipino kamayan pop-up dinner

    Three chefs in Orlando, Florida teamed up this past weekend to host a Filipino “kamayan” dinner called “Kamay or die” at The Guesthouse Bar on Mills Avenue. The chefs who hosted the event include: Chef Francis Biondi (MasterChef Season 5) Chef Joel Paoner (Over Rice Food Truck) Chef Al Ruiz (Sushi & Seoul On The […]

  • Morimoto Asia Tasting @ Disney Springs

    Morimoto Asia Tasting @ Disney Springs

    Last week I had the pleasure of heading to Disney Springs for a tasting at Morimoto Asia and STK. Both restaurants are fairly new to the area and part of the new developments happening all over the shopping, restaurant, and entertainment complex. This year both restaurants will be participating in Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining Month from […]

  • Universal Studios Orlando: Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Three Broomsticks restaurant

    In honor of the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II’s release, I thought I’d do a write up on my first experience with Butterbeer (read my review Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallow’s Part II here). One of the most exciting parts of visiting Universal Studios earlier this year was visiting […]

  • Izziban Sushi (Orlando)

    I have a friend who is a sushi guru. He eats sushi every single week, multiple times a week and one of his favorite places is Izziban Sushi. After hearing about it for the longest time, I finally had a chance to come to Izziban Sushi after the Orlando Japan Festival. My time at Izziban […]

  • Benihana

    This past weekend was my step-father’s 50th birthday. To celebrate we went to our timeshare in Orlando and had dinner at the Benihana on International Drive. I used to eat at Benihana in San Francisco’s Japantown all the time as a kid with my father, so I was excited to go to this Benihana and […]