7-Eleven corporate is looking to open 14 new locations in the Orlando area, including at least two Downtown. According to the "Franchises for Sale" section on 7-eleven.com, upcoming locations include: 5640 Hoffner Avenue 6946 Clarcona-Ocoee Road 6994 W....
The Glass Knife (Facebook | Website) will officially open for business this Friday, November 10 at 7 a.m. Bungalower was invited to a press preview Wednesday morning to sample some of the food and see the new interior of the completely renovated...
PaintMix Gallery (Facebook | Website) opened in Thornton Park back in November, 2016. Since that time they have held countless workshops at their Washington Street studio. Gallery owner Robert Carney told Bungalower that he's looking to move out of the neighborhood by...
The new Mills 50 location of Lineage Coffee Roasting  (Facebook | Website) is scheduled to open no December 2 at 1011 E. Colonial Drive by Lazy Moon Pizza. Lineage's owner, Jarrett Johnson, told Bungalower last March that the new shop will sport...
The Courtesy Bar (Website) has been selected to participate in Miracle, an exclusive, top-notch global craft cocktail pop-up bar series. The series originated in New York City, a brainchild of celebrity bartender Nico de Soto of Mace (Website), as a...
Are you a Bungalower Bundle subscriber? Each month we send out three to five curated offers to some of the businesses we’ve highlighted in the previous month. It costs just $9.95 a month and you get between $30-$50 in savings mailed to your door. 100% of...
Mia Supermarket, which opened in the former Colonialtown Winn-Dixie space in 2015, has changed its name and is now iFresh (Website). New York-based iFresh is the first publicly-listed Chinese/Asian supermarket chain in the country, and has a fast-growing presence in...
The demolition has begun on the former home of Mama B's Giant Subs at 692 N. Orange Avenue . The building will soon house Magic Pet (Facebook | Website), a premium pet food and supply store, which we wrote about previously HERE in February. Mama...
We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town. When that happens, we feature them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our favorite urbanist Jane...
Local indy publisher, Burrow Press (Website), has just released a new hardcover anthology called We can't help it if we're from Florida: New stories from a sinking peninsula.  The new 200-page work is a collection of unpublished stories and essays by...
By Jon Busdeker If you’re dreaming of a white Christmas, move somewhere else. If you’re looking for a sexy merman Christmas ornament or snowman statue, you’re in luck. St. Nick’s Holiday Shoppe, a new pop-up shop near Jade Sushi and New...
Feeling that fall chill? Orlando Shirts has a fresh new Orlando Bomber jacket available on shop.bungalower.com right now, just for you. This edgy, front-zip jacket is made from super-lightweight nylon taffeta and has ribbed cuffs, collar, and hem to keep...
The Concessions Department at the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (endearingly known as the "Authority") is responsible for roughly 150,000 SF of retail and service space in the airport. And they are looking to fill some of that space with...
Super Rico Colombian Bistro (Facebook | Website) is a small restaurant tucked into the southwestern corner of the Central Parking Garage, located at 57 W. Central Boulevard Launched as a food truck, the business quickly established itself as a popular...
The Crepe Company Food Truck (Website) will be announcing their intent to franchise their crepe-selling business concept at the Orlando Franchise Show (Website) on October 20. The truck-based catering company, owned by Lisa Fareed, has been in operation since 2009....
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...
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...
We revealed on August 6, 2017 that a developer had filed paperwork with the City of Orlando to see if it would be possible to build a self-storage facility on the Colonial Lanes property. Click HERE to see that...
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...
The Orlando Public Library will be hosting a Children's Business Fair on November 12, from 2-5 p.m. The child-focused entrepreneur fair will allow youth to set up booths and debut their inventions and products as well as to sell the...
Last week, Walmart announced on their blog that they were testing a new store-to-fridge delivery concept that has everybody talking. The new project is building on popular options like Amazon Prime's grocery delivery service, but steps it up a notch,...
By Jon Busdeker What's old is new again in College Park where the College Park Farmers Market has moved back to Infusion Tea, located at 1600 Edgewater Drive . The popular Sunday market which had been hosted in the parking lot of Grounding Roots...
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...