Schumann's Yager Haus (Facebook) has closed their downtown restaurant, located at 25 W. Church Street . There had been rumors for months that the owners were looking to pull out of their German "multi-cuisine" restaurant and bar but that had...
Edit: We originally posted that move date would be this summer, which is impossible. The expected move-in date for the new building is summer, 2019. Rumors around SunTrust (Website) intending to move out of their current home started popping up back...
Nashville-based coworking chain, E|Spaces (Website), has signed on to open a new space in Downtown Orlando. Jon Pirtle, CEO of the coworking firm, confirmed the move HERE in 2017 with Orlando Business Journal. They plan to take over 29,000 SF of space...
According to a recent post on their Facebook page, California Tortilla (Facebook | Website) will open their new Church Street location at 54 West Church Street on March 14. California Tortilla is a chain that specializes in "re-imagined" Mexican...
Over 25 vineyards from around the world will descend on Church Street for the International Wine Fest. The event will be held on Church Street on Saturday, March 24, and run from 2-7 p.m. It will feature vineyards from eight...
The three-story Church Street Exchange Building has a new set of owners in Digvijay Gaekwad and Robert Yeager. The 87,000+ SF home of publicly subsidized coworking space Canvs and PlanSource should be remaining in tact as Gaekwad told the Orlando Sentinel in a recent...
Downtown Credo (Facebook | Website) has announced that they are closing their downtown coffee bar located in the Church Street Exchange building. They posted the following announcement on their Facebook page declaring January 26 as their last day of service...
Chef Roberto Treviño will open his new Latin/Asian restaurant concept, El Buda (Website), on Thursday, December 7. The new restaurant is located in the former home of Chicago Pizza and the short-lived Maddey's Craft and Cru at 116 West Church St ...
As announced back in early August, HERE, Hughey Avenue will close on October 2 for over a year to allow for I-4 Ultimate-related construction. The closure will affect the section of Hughey between Central Boulevard and South Street, on the...
The Church Street location of Flame Broiler (Website) has closed. The rice bowl-based restaurant chain opened the Church Street location three years ago, which we covered HERE. No news on what will replace it.    
Each week on Bungalower and the Bus, Jon Busdeker and Brendan O’Connor discuss the top headlines of the week, restaurant openings and closings, and the top events of the coming week. This week's episode was recorded at Pepe's Cantina on Church...
Ferg's Depot (Facebook | Website) on Church Street has been listed for sale for $4,700,000. Bungalower spoke with the owner, Mark Ferguson, who informed us that they are currently dealing with repayments for a substantial bridge loan that was making it...
The City of Orlando is considering an agreement with Atlanta-based Lincoln Church Street, LLC, to cover the costs of new commuter rail station that will be part of a new Downtown development called Tremont Tower. Lincoln was approved to build...
The Iron Yard (Website) made an announcement on their blog on July 20, HERE, that they would be closing all of their campuses. The announcement stated that decision was made by the national coding school's board, and that all operations would...
The second location of Pepe's Cantina (Facebook  | Website) is now open on Church Street. The new Mexican restaurant is located in the former home of Hamburger Mary's Side Bar Cafe at 110 W. Church Street . Margarita Mondays featuring $3.99 house margaritas all...
Lion's Pride Orlando (Facebook | Website) is now open for business in the  historic Teele Building, in the Church Street District . The restaurant and bar is fully-outfitted with plenty of screens to catch a live soccer game, with a...
According to Orlando Weekly, HERE, Pepe's Cantina will be opening a second location in the Church Street District this summer. Pepe's Cantina (Facebook  | Website) opened their Winter Park location in October, 2015. This new space will be located in...
According to Faiyaz Kara of the Orlando Weekly a new concept will be coming to the former Maddey's Craft and Cru space on Church Street . Maddey's closed for business in October, 2016. The name of the new Latin/Asian fusion restaurant...
Irish Shannon's Pub (Facebook) is a new Irish-themed bar that will open in the former home of the Dubliner Irish Social House on Church Street . The space is owned by Church Street Entertainment Group (Website) which also owns Chillers,...
We learned in December, 2015 that Walgreens would be moving into the former Valencia College administration building, on the corner of Church and Orange Avenue . Since then, the renovation work has been focused on the interior of the Downtown historic...
As of Monday, April 10, both Cith Lot 10 and City Lot 9 will close permanently to public parking use. The lots are located under the interstate overpass, between Pine Street and Washington Avenue. The closures were instigated by the overhead bridge...
The Church Street Main Street District (Website) is looking for a new Executive Director. The full-time Event Management job will open at the end of April or beginning of May and pays $50,000 a year, plus benefits, and a bonus/commission...
On January 10, we reported (HERE) that the Bakery Bar was going to be opening in the former home of the Dubliner, but we were incorrect. In fact, the new dessert-themed cocktail lounge has opened in the former home of...
UPDATE: We originally posted that the Bakery Bar would be opening in the former Dubliner Irish Social space, which is incorrect. The address is the same for the former Rok Room space, which is located directly behind the Dubliner,...
Church Street will be closed nightly under the I-4 through December 12. Drivers may use South St or Central Blvd instead when driving westward.