"This morning I saw a sign for the new brewery opening up on the corner of Orange and E Jefferson Street. I figured it might fit well in the Eye on The Street column for your site. Have a...
Mesa21 (Website), the new Mexican restaurant that will be moving into the former City-owned Gargi's Ristorante space in Gaston Edwards Park , will be opening at the end of the month. Tommy Rios, General Partner at Camden Partners, told Bungalower that...
Bungalower’s Editor in Chief, Brendan O’Connor, in cooperation with journalist-extraordinaire Jon Busdeker, have launched a new series called Bungalower and the Bus, which airs on Real Radio 104.1 every Friday at 9 p.m. Each week Busdeker and O’Connor discuss the...
Although they were expected to open back in January, the new Winter Park Ben & Jerry's is expected to open on March 16. The new store is located near Rollins College at 521 South Park Avenue . Bungalower Bundle subscribers will be...
Humble Bumble Kombucha (Facebook | Website) will be opening their new Ivanhoe Village location in just a couple of weeks. They will be hosting a soft opening on Friday, March 24 from 6-9 p.m. and the Leguminati (Facebook | Website) will...
A construction permit was just granted to the owner of the upcoming Iron Cow cafe in the Milk District. Located at 2438 E. Robinson Street the 2,700 SF renovated industrial space will feature 15-foot high ceilings and plenty of...
A new Orlando-based website has been launched that takes a close look at the world of LGBTQ video game news. The Gaymer will share all LGBTQ-related news in the video game industry. Stories covered so far include "5 video game daddies...
A nail salon will be moving into the former home of Twisted Bliss at 1807 N. Orange Avenue in Ivanhoe Village . Bungalower spoke with the owner earlier today, who informed us that the space would be opening in...
Reel Fish Coastal Kitchen (Facebook | Website) opened in the former home of the Ravenous Pig at 1234 Orange Avenue, Winter Park in early February, on a strict dinner-only basis. More on the opening HERE. As of March 7,...
EDIT: We originally posted that the building was purchased by Bonnewell in 2007, which was incorrect. The building was actually purchased on May 19, 2006, according to Bonnewell himself. The property was then sold to Crec Hoffner Ave LLC...
A medical marijuana card application shop has opened in Downtown Orlando, and it's called Dr. Green Relief Orlando Marijuana Doctors (Facebook | Website). Dr. Green Relief specializes in helping people to get their medical marijuana cards, and has locations across...
BANH MI PHOTO VIA MAI BISTRO FACEBOOK PAGE The owners of Mai Bistro (Facebook | Website) have applied a Business Assistance Program Agreement with the City of Orlando. The space, located at 1826 E. Colonial Drive , was once the home of...
"Hey Bungalower, did you hear that the Ragin Cajun Bike Shop is closing?" - Peter Martinez Ragin Cajun Bike Shop (Facebook | Website) will be quietly closing their Sodo shop next week. The shop hasn't answered our calls at the...
A new coffee shop/retail store has opened on New England Avenue called New General (Facebook | Website). The New General is a contemporary take on a general store, and serves coffee and breakfast from a street-facing window, which opens at...
A request has been made to the City Planning division to approve the development of a 7-Eleven gas station and convenience store on the corner of West South Street and South Orange Blossom Trail . Currently, the lot houses both...
Tutto Caffe (Facebook | Website), an Italian coffeehouse concept, will be opening at 4833 New Broad Street in Baldwin Park at the end of the month. Tutto will specialize in typical Italian fare like paninis, pastries, and gelato as...
Magic Pet (Facebook | Website), a premium pet food supply store, is looking to open a new location in the former home of Mama B's Giant Subs. Bungalower spoke with the owner who informed us that they were currently signing...
SOAP IN ANCIENT MESOPOTAMIA 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...
Gaviota Restaurant (Facebook | Website) has opened their second location in Orlando, called Gaviota Brasas in the former home of Casa Barcelona on Colonial Drive . We covered the Casa Barcelona space closing this past January HERE where we were informed...
  After more than 18 years in Winter Park, Orlando Vintage Clothing and Costume (Website) is moving to College Park later this year. The shop on Fairbanks Avenue known for its funky styles from the 1890s to the 1990s will move...
IMAGE VIA KING BAO INSTAGRAM King Bao (Facebook | Instagram) in Mills 50 has announced that they will be opening a new restaurant, just around the corner. The popular bao restaurant opened in the former home of Raphsodic Bakery  back in January, 2016. They...
A pop-up coffee shop has opened in Factur (Website | Facebook) in Ivanhoe Village. The fabrication lab and tool sharing space, located next to Hideaway Bar at 520 Virginia Ave , has given the reigns of the new venture to resident...
What do pizza, tacos and fresh-baked cookies have in common? All three are now late-night food options in downtown Orlando. Insomnia Cookies (Facebook | Website), which has more than 110 locations across the U.S., opened its second store in Orlando last week...
PHOTO VIA FOXTAIL COFFEE FACEBOOK PAGE Foxtail Coffee Co. (Facebook | Website) in Winter Park will be expanding into a space next door, according to a recent report by Orlando Weekly's Editor, Jessica Bryce Young. Read their full post HERE. The new concept is...
"Hey Bungalower, was just down in Baldwin Park and noticed that Caddy Shanks wasn't open. Are they closed for good?" - Bungalower Reader CaddyShanks, a sports pub with arcade and virtual reality sports games, closed on January 9, 2017. According to...