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...
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...
UPDATE: The Wally's management team has announced that the official opening will be on Monday, June 17. When Wally’s Mills Avenue Liquors closed suddenly in late August of last year, Orlando residents were...
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...
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...
In a follow-up to a report from one year ago, permits have finally been filed for an upcoming Out of the Closet Thrift Store and Pharmacy (Website) location in Mills 50. The AIDS Healthcare Foundation purchased the corner lot Circle K...
The property on which the infamous St. Matthew's Tavern (Facebook | Website) stands in the Mills 50 District, is for sale. Located at 1300 N. Mills Avenue ,  the 2,800 SF building was built in 1950 and has housed a...
UPDATE: The closure was confirmed by Craig Linton of Evans Properties. Evan Dimov of Too Much Sauce told Bungalower that the listing of their space as available is in error and that they have no intention of closing.    Four Rebels American...
A new venue will soon open in the former home of BART in Mills 50, located at 1205 N. Mills Avenue . Conrad's Shanty (Facebook) is a new concept by the team behind the Gnarly Barley properties that include GB Bottle...
Sonny Nguyen of DOMU fame will open his new Tori Tori concept "very soon." Bungalower was able to be among the lucky few who were invited to a recent tasting event at the new...
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.
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....
Former Brunch Bros cohost Jordan Eichenblatt and marketing man Chris Delahoz are launching a fancy new Mexican hot dog cart this week that will operate only in Mills 50. Cholo Dogs (Instagram) will feature...
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...
Pizza Bruno (Website) will be opening their Mills 50 pizzeria concept some time this spring, according to owner Bruno Zacchini. Slice by Pizza Bruno will be opening in the former Class C office...
We told you HERE in 2018 that the owners of Guesthouse in Mills 50 would be opening a new bar in the space next door. Well, they are finally ready to open to the public.
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)...
Noodles and Rice Cafe (Facebook | Website) has closed their shop at 813 N. Mills Avenue in the same retail strip as the British Shoppe and The Strand. The self-described "nice place"...
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...
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.
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 prominent southeastern corner of Mills Avenue and Colonial Drive has sold to new owners, An D and Patrick Dang for $2.59 million. We wrote about the property being for sale back in 2015 HERE when the listing price was...
A new retail concept has moved into the former home of the Hide Shop in Mills 50. The 700 SF stand-alone building is located just behind Snap! Orlando at 728 N. Thornton Avenue and will be the new home...
Wally's Mills Avenue Liquors closed suddenly in late August, following the poor health of then co-owner and ops manager Martin Snellgrove, who passed way not that long after. People lit candles at the door for weeks. Despite the surprise closure, the...
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...