New Smyrna Beach's favorite deli, Manzano's (Facebook | Website), will be opening a new location in Winter Park, according to the Orlando Weekly's Faiyaz Kara. Manzano's Beachside Deli is known for their massive sandwiches made with artisan bread from New York,...
Olde Dixie Fried Chicken (Facebook) announced earlier in the year that they would be launching their own food truck, following the closure of their South Orange Avenue store in 2016. According to their Facebook page, the truck build-out is finished and...
Agave Azul Cocina Mexicana (Facebook | Website) announced on October 9 via their Facebook page that they would be moving into the 5,000 SF former home of Square 1 Burgers, located at 900 S. Orlando Avenue . The new location will...
Phoenix, Arizona-based grocery chain, Sprouts Farmers Market (Website), will be moving into the former Winter Park Whole Foods location on Aloma, according to a recent report by Kyle Arnold, with the Orlando Sentinel.  Sprouts specializes in brands that are non-gmo, organic,...
UPDATE: A Foundation spokesperson informed Bungalower that the pharmacy will remain up the street at a recently opened clinic and focus on the thrift shop and testing center aspects of their business model. They are expected to open in...
EDIT: The owners of Mama B's closed their business in August, 2017. More on that HERE.  The former home of Mama B's Giant Subs in the SoDo District will soon be the home to one more Foxtail Coffee location. The sub...
EDIT: This location will be located in the former Subway space at 2213 Edgewater Drive . Jeremiah's Italian Ice (Website) is opening a new location in the Wellesly retail strip in College Park on Edgewater Drive. The chain's Director of Brand...
Mary Mattern, former private chef for Blink-182, has announced that she will be opening a vegan deli in Orlando, with her fiance Neil Westfall from the band A Day to Remember. Watch the cuss-filled video below to see who...
The Sports and Entertainment District that is replacing the block formerly occupied by the OPD Headquarters, the Orlando Rescue Mission, and the Church Street Garage, will be a large mixed-use development hosting a hotel, offices, expo space, retail, and...
According to Scott Joseph, Rogue Pub has swapped their "g" for a "q" to avoid a legal tussle. Click HERE to read Joseph's whole report, but the skinny is that another pub had the same name and raised a stink. Roque...
We often get photographs from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, and we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our hero Jane Jacobs. Our friends at...
Milk District bar, Spacebar, has officially closed, after limping through the last three months as a retail shop. Yet a new concept called Phas3 has already opened in its place The new retail shop is a collaborative space with five...
CORRECTION: The soft opening is scheduled for October 11, not October 5 as originally written. A craft cocktail bar that we first wrote about on Bungalower in September, 2016, HERE, will finally soft open next month. Southern Craft (Facebook) is a...
By Jon Busdeker Market on Magnolia Eatery and Bar, the first food hall in Downtown Orlando, will officially open for lunch starting this Thursday at 11 a.m. although they've been in soft opening since Monday from 6 p.m.-midnight.  The new eatery, which replaces Frank...
SOHO Juice Company (Facebook | Website) has opened their new Winter Park location, on the corner of Orlando Avenue and Fairbanks in a former Subway restaurant building. SOHO specializes in juices made with organic, raw ingredients as well as acai bowls, and...
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.    
We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, so we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our favorite urbanist Jane...
Dunedin-based retail shop, LaFayette and Rushford (Website), have opened a new location in Baldwin Park, at 4876 New Broad Street . The new store is run by a mother and daughter team and focuses on seasonal retail offerings. We took...
By Jon Busdeker Here’s a perk if you live near Edgewater Drive in College Park; Gratitude Coffee (Facebook) has set up shop in the parking lot of Cavanaugh’s Fine Wines . The College Park-based coffee truck moved locations earlier this week...
The owners of the Conway Cafe (Facebook | Website), located at 4542 Hoffner Avenue, announced that they would be closing their business, following extensive damage following Hurricane Irma. The announcement was made on the business's Facebook page, with the following...
Woof Gang Bakery and Grooming (Website) has opened a new shop in Winter Park, at 180 E. Morse Boulevard . The grand opening for the shop is scheduled for Saturday, September 23. The first 20 dogs to visit the store...
Too Much Sauce (Facebook | Website) is finally in a soft opening phase for their new location in Mills Park, in the former home of Giraffas Brazilian Grill .  We wrote about the new restaurant coming to the intersection of Mills and...
While still in the early planning stages, the Hourglass District is beginning to take shape. Led by the husband-and-wife team Elise Sabatino and Giovanni Fernandez, the new project will completely remake the intersection of Bumby Avenue and Curry Ford Road....
Spa Orlando (Website) announced on Wednesday, September 6 that they had closed, after 20 years in business. The spa was located at 20 N. Summerlin Avenue in the Thornton Park District. According to the Orange County Property Appraiser website,...
EDIT: Contrary to what we were told, the owner, Jack Thompson, was not in the photo. However, his brother-in-law George is to the left.  Jax Thornton Park (Facebook | Website) is now open in the former home of the Baoery,...