As we told you HERE in January, the long-vacant building at 720 N. Mills Avenue  by Pho 88 will soon house a new Kushiyaki concept by local food genius, Sonny Nguyen - owner of Domu at East End Market. Tori Tori (Facebook)...
SPONSORED: The entire second floor of the historic Cameo Building, in the heart of the Mills 50 District, 1013 E. Colonial Drive , is available for lease. The modern 4,000 SF office, above Snap! Space with open floor plan,...
The LGBT+ Center (Website) has undergone a recent renovation of their home in the Mills 50 District. The renovation has resulted in the dedication of a wall space for a permanent LGBTQ history installation, managed by the LGBTQ History Museum...
Z Asian Vietnamese Cuisine is a new restaurant opening next door to the newly closed, Mai Bistro. The restaurant, owned by Hien Q. Pham, will serve authentic Vietnamese food with additional Chinese and Thai dishes on the side. Z Asian is...
A new local startup called Mosquito County Tours (Facebook), a nod to Orange County's original name,  will take Orlando diners on regular walking tours of local Orlando neighborhoods. The most recent being an upcoming trip to Mills 50's Little...
The new poke-centric concept by the King Bao owners that we told you about HERE last August is almost ready to open to the public. Poke Hana (Facebook), located at 1225-A E. Colonial Drive , is expected to open Saturday,...
Wally's has closed after 64 years of business in the Mills 50 District. The sudden news was posted on their social platforms and the local watering hole's doors early this morning, August 21. Bungalower was told by a friend of the...
Popular live music venue and watering hole, Will's Pub (Facebook | Website), will celebrate their 23rd anniversary at 8 p.m. Saturday, September 1. The event will feature throwback performances by groups like Phil-gazi, Precious, Pet Detector, and Bob on Blonde....
SPONSORED by Mills 50 District: The Orlando Main Street program is celebrating their fourth year of Main Streets Restaurant Week - a week-long focus on the City's burgeoning culinary scene. Running from August 4 through August 11, over 50 participating...
BART (Facebook | Website) announced on their Facebook page this Wednesday that they will be closing their Mills 50 bar/arcade space this fall. The bar, which opened in 2012 at 1205 N. Mills Avenue , specialized in craft beer and...
We told you in January that a new tea shop would replacing Smoke Shop Tobacco and Pipes at 714 N. Mills Avenue , but they are finally ready to open now. RoyalTea (Website) will be soft opening on Saturday, July 21, followed...
The views and opinions expressed in this episode are those of the hosts alone and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Bungalower Media This week's episode was recorded at the LGBT+ Center Orlando, located in the...
German street artist Mark Gmehling painted a five-story mural on the former Cruises Only building in 2014, coinciding with the Snap! Attacks exhibition that was being hosted by local art instigators, Snap! Space. The mural, featuring his trademark "melty" figure with...
Asian Florida Investmetns, Inc., is attempting to build a new Banh Mi sandwich shop in the Mills 50 District and has applied for facade improvement grant, under the name Paris Banh Mi, LLC. The new restaurant will be opening in...
The City of Orlando is hosting a workshop to discuss a study that is currently underway to analyze the current transportation network in both the Milk and Mills 50 Districts and make them safer for pedestrians, residents, and drivers. The...
The first-ever Hawkers location at 1103 N. Mills Avenue is listed for sale on LoopNet, a commercial real estate site. We reached out to the owners of Hawkers for the story and their press person told us that despite...
Bites and Bubbles (Facebook | Website) held a soft opening on Friday evening for friends and family in their new home at 912 N. Mills Avenue . We wrote about the new concept HERE in March. Bites and Bubbles is a new concept by Eddie...
The views and opinions expressed in this episode are those of the hosts alone and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Bungalower Media On this week's episode, recorded at Black Rooster Taqueria, we chat about Arena...
A new space has opened in Mills 50 called Grumpy's. Grumpy's Underground Lounge (Facebook) popped up recently at 1018 N. Mills Avenue , tucked away next to Uncle Lou's Entertainment Hall. We don't know much about their menu but we know...
After almost a year of operating in Mills 50, Brooklyn Coffee Shop (Facebook) has closed. The owner, Brazlian-born Daniel Carvalho, told Bungalower that his investor pulled out of their partnership and that operating the space was too much for him...
This 1,380 SF building was built in 1950 and most recently housed an acupuncture business for the past 10 years. It's now for sale. The site is located at 1011 N. Mills Avenue sandwiched between a self-storage building to...
  Plans were recently filed with the City for a Conditional Use Permit to construct a retail strip at 1010-1022 E. Colonial Drive in Mills 50, directly across Colonial from Lazy Moon Pizza. The plans, filed by Dominic Sandori of...
Inhabit is a series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It’s an exploration of where people live and spend their days, whether that be at home, in an office, the streets of...
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...
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...