The 7-Eleven located at 723 N. Mills Avenue in the Mills 50 neighborhood closed in December 2018 and has been sitting mostly empty ever since - a laundromat called Kwik Kleen has been operating in a...
A new business has opened in the former home of Bubbles and Ice at 811 Mills Avenue in the Mills 50 District and it will be specializing in house-made matcha soft serve ice cream.
Mamak Asian Street Food (Facebook | Website) has launched a GoFundMe to raise money for local businesses that have been negatively impacted by the pandemic. Mamak will give a $5 gift card to...
The views and opinions expressed in this episode are those of the hosts alone and do not reflect the official policy or position of Bungalower Media, our readers, or our advertisers. For our 176th...
Over a year ago, Bungalower teamed up with our friends at Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company (Facebook | Website) in Ivanhoe Village to launch a limited edition Arnold Palmer-inspired beer called a "Bungalower Lemonade." The local brewery donated...
The Historic Cameo building, located in the heart of the Mills 50 District at 1013 E. Colonial Drive is available for lease. The Cameo, which opened in 1940 as a single-screen neighborhood...
After six years in the Mills 50 District, Snap! Orlando (Facebook | Website) has announced that it will be moving out of its gallery space in the historic Cameo Theater at 1013 E. Colonial Drive , by...
PROMO: On Wednesday, April 29, legendary performer Eugene Snowden will host a special iteration of his Ten Pints of Truth series at Will's Pub. Editor's Note: We interviewed Snowden HERE for episode 86...
UPDATE: Pop's is only available after 5 p.m. The owner of Tako Cheena in Mills 50 has opened a pizzeria in the original home of his Asian/Mexican taco restaurant, located at 932 N....
On February 9, 2020, Orlando celebrated the beginning of the Year of the Rat, the 12th cycle of the Chinese zodiac, with a community parade along North Thornton Avenue through Park Lake Highland.
Wally's Mills Avenue Liquors (Website) reopened under new ownership back in June 2019, but the renovations are apparently ongoing. They have a new window. Wally's closed suddenly in August 2018 following a sudden...
Tim Cappello, the Fabio-like saxophone player that rocked into our 80's hearts during an epic scene in the vampire movie, Lost Boys, is coming to Mills 50 this spring. Cappello, a multi-instrumentalist, composter,...
The old banh mi counter in Tien Hung Market Oriental Foods in Mills 50 has a whole new look now. And a name to go with it. Banh Mi Boy is the new...
UPDATE: Belicoso will be giving out a free house cigar with every purchase through Saturday. Belicoso Cigars and Cafe (Facebook | Website) is now open in Mills 50.
Chi-Kin (Instagram), the Korean Fried Chicken restaurant we told you about HERE in September, will finally open this Wednesday, December 18 at 11 a.m. The new restaurant, owned by the folks behind...
TEDxWinterPark (Website) will host a screening of a curated selection of speakers later this week featuring talks that deal with the theme, "Being Human." The event, which is open to the public, will feature...
Orlando Zine Fest (Facebook) is back for another year of celebrating the local zine scene. The word “zine” is short for magazine and refers to a form of self-published print products usually created...
Qreate Coffee & Studio (Facebook | Website) has opened in Mills 50 at 1212 Woodward Street . Owner Quay Hu, the reason the name has a "Q" in it, wanted to combine his love...
We told you HERE in June 2019 that Belicoso Cigars and Cafe (Facebook | Website) would be moving into the former home of Four Rebels Taco Kitchen in Mills Park but we didn't have any information on...
Starbucks is moving forward with the Ice Cold Auto Air project that we first told you about HERE in May 2018. A minor plat request was filed with the City of Orlando for...
Hoi Nguyen, one of the brains behind King Bao and Poke Hana, has just told Bungalower that he is opening a new concept just up the street in partnership with his brother Vic Nguyen.
That Mexican hot dog cart we told you about HERE in July is finally ready to soft-open. Cholo Dogs (Facebook | Website) will serve up their special menu of Mexican-inspired hot dogs outside...
We told you HERE just last week that Tori Tori, the new Japanese Kushiyaki concept by DOMU-owner Sonny Nguyen and the DOMU Dynasty Group , would be opening "soon." We now know just how soon they...
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Bungalower Media is hosting our first-ever Bungalower Bingo Night and you're all invited. Win awesome prizes like whole bottles of booze, great gift certificates to local businesses, drink credit for the host bar,...