SPONSORED: Learn all about the top headlines, new restaurants, and best-bet events to attend this weekend with "Bungalower and the Bus." Hosted each week by Jon Busdeker and Brendan O’Connor. This week’s episode was sponsored by our friends at Outpost...
Local musician, Eugene Snowden, will be releasing a new solo album this month and in celebration he is hosting a month-long event called, Eugene Snowden's Truth Trail. The name is a nod to Snowden's ongoing concert series, Ten Pints of...
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...
The Council of 101, a fundraising group that supports the Orlando Museum of Art, will be hosting their 36th annual Antiques Vintage and Garden Show, from Friday, February 16-Sunday, February 18 at OMA. The event will feature antiques, art, jewelry, vintage collectibles,...
UPDATE: Christine Dao of Blended Cafe has just informed us that they will not be selling pho at this location.  A new restaurant called Blended Cafe Bar (Facebook) will be opening in the former home of Juliana's Italian Restaurant at 2306...
A new home decor and accessories shop will be moving into the former home of Java Lava in Downtown Orlando this summer, at 47 E. Robinson Street . Craft and Common (Facebook | Website) will carry "curated modern home decor...
SPONSORED by Muddy Waters: This is our latest rundown of the top ten things you need to know this week, in Orlando’s Bungalow Neighborhood news, and some bonus headlines you may have missed. Be sure to listen to our latest...
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...
Bungalower, in partnership with local filmmaker Jordan Eichenblatt, has launched our new series of videos looking at the local food truck scene called Orlando Food Truck Guide. In our fifth episode of the series, we are blessed to spend some...
The monthly bartender-only event series, Bartender's Brunch (Instagram | Website), is teaming up with Deep Eddy Vodka for their next event on Monday, February 19. The series gives local bartenders a chance to network with other industry professionals and to...
Florida and Co. Market and Eatery (Website), the locally-sourced restaurant/bar in East End Market, is looking for a Kitchen Manager. Florida and Co.'s owner, Emily Rankin, is looking for an experienced chef that specializes in working with local ingredients. They...
As revealed in the latest This Little Underground column by Orlando Weekly's Bao Le-Huu, Backbooth is now the Soundbar. The Soundbar Grand Opening event was held on Saturday, February 3 in the former Backbooth space at 37 W. Pine Street . Soundbar (Facebook |...
Our friends at Valhalla Bakery (Website) broke the Instagrams a few weeks ago when they announced that they would be selling a limited amount of donut bouquets in honor of Valentine's Day. The bouquets will be arranged by a local...
Signs have been posted at Colonial Landing announcing that Lucky's Market (Website) will be moving into the space formerly occupied by Sports Authority at 3225 E. Colonial Drive . The currently vacant 36,340 SF space has been marked as "specialty...
"Hey Bungalower, what's being built behind se7enbites." - anonymous A single-story building was recently demolished at 615 Irvington Avenue, tucked away behind Pho Hoa, Se7enbites, and Plato's Closet .       The work is being done to prep the site for a new...
We told you about Caro-Bama BBQ food truck (Website) moving into the North Quarter Market (Website) last November and now they're almost ready to open. The popular food truck will be opening their new sandwich window in the cafe/market on Friday,...
UPDATE: Sticky Rice has cut back on the opening date celebrations to just February 6.  Lao restaurant Sticky Rice (Facebook) soft opened in late December and is now ready for a grand opening on February 6. Bot of the co-owners/co-chefs Marshall Phanthachit...
Bem Bom (Facebook | Website) has finished their build-out and are simply awaiting their Certificate Of Occupancy to open their first brick and mortar restaurant. The popular Portuguese-inspired food truck has been working on opening the new location at 3101 Corrine Drive...
As first reported by Orlando Weekly HERE, Carmel Kitchen and Wine Bar has announced that they will soon close their Winter Park location at 160 N. Orlando Avenue . Carmel Kitchen (Facebook | Website) focused on a "modern interpretation of Mediterranean cuisine"...
Croissant Gourmet's makeover has finished and Tartine Wine Bar and Eaterie (Facebook) is now alive and kicking. The new concept has already brought an expansive wine menu and face-lift to the College Park restaurant, which is currently open for breakfast...
UPDATE: Chris Iacuzzo of AlphaGraphics has informed us that they are not moving but rather condensing their square footage to one side of the building after disposing of old equipment that was "taking up space." They will remain in...
Bungalower, in partnership with local filmmaker Jordan Eichenblatt, has launched our new series of videos looking at the local food truck scene called Orlando Food Truck Guide. The new series of shorts takes our various hosts into the kitchens of some...
UPDATE: More details will be released in the coming months on their Facebook and Instagram pages, @ToriToriPub. The long-vacant building adjacent to Pho 88 at 720 N. Mills Avenue  has seen a lot of upgrades in the past two years...
EDIT: The address for the new location Downtown is 131 N. Orange Avenue.  Texas-based Fuzzy's Taco Shop is opening a new location at 131 N. Orange Avenue, sandwiched (or taco'd) between Insomnia Cookies and Orange County Brewers . This is the...
New addition Garp and Fuss (Facebook) is in soft opening starting Tuesday, January 30 in the former home of Bistro on Park Avenue in Winter Park, at 348 N. Park Avenue . The focus of the new restaurant is American-Fusion with...