The City of Orlando is struggling to identify its next steps to help downtown businesses eke out a living during the pandemic while still being stymied by the restrictions of State government. City...
Etoile Boutique (Facebook | Website) has taken over the space next door and is doubling the size of its Milk District vintage shop. The Milk Bar (Facebook) closed up shop in early July and Etoile-owner, Falon...
Here on Bungalower.com we spend a lot of our time writing about restaurant news. The Coming and Going section of our website is arguably our most popular coverage but it can be hard to keep track of...
The Orlando Science Center announced on its social media pages last week that it has formed a partnership with 4 Rivers Smokehouse (Facebook | Website) and its foodie-philanthropic arm, 4 Roots Farm, to transform its ground floor...
As shared by The Daily City last week, a new hibachi-style restaurant is aiming to open in the new My Neighborhood Storage Center building at 108 E. Colonial Drive on the northern edge of Lake Eola...
We told you HERE that Gideon’s Bakehouse (Facebook | Website) had just announced that it will be going big for its second location by opening a new shop in Disney Springs. To help with the challenge of...
That craft liquor store that took over the space by Insomnia Cookies in downtown Orlando back in May has soft-opened over the weekend. The Liquor Library is a new project by Sean Mohammed,...
EDIT: This post originally said that the last day of operations for this shop was August 1 but it is actually August 31. The Carousel Emporium (Facebook | Website) is set to close...
The Firehouse Subs (Website) location at 2217 E. Colonial Drive has closed. The 1,750 SF restaurant is part of a 3,500 SF building that leases the backspace to an independent bridal shop....
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...
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 Gulf Coast brewing company is looking to sign a lease at the Amway Center. Award-winning Big Storm Brewing Co. (Facebook | Website), which has locations in Clearwater, Odessa, and Cape Coral, is looking...
The City of Orlando is leasing 18-acres of a 100-acre public park space in The Packing District to 4 Roots Foundation to create an urban farm. 4 Roots is an initiative by 4...
A new concept called The Wildflower (Facebook) will be opening in Baldwin Park this summer. The bar/restaurant concept will be opening in the former home of The Nest craft cocktail bar, at 4947 New...
Wahlburgers (Facebook) is closing its downtown Orlando location. The burger chain opened its downtown restaurant in February 2016 at 200 S. Orange Avenue with a large VIP celebrity-ridden party and succeeded in drawing...
Team Market Group, the family-run company behind venues like Celine Orlando (Website) and Mathers Social Gathering (Website), and The Wellborn (Website) have just opened a new sister space below The Robinson Cocktail Room (Website) at 63 E....
The Southern-inspired Mason Jar Provisions (Facebook | Website) that we told you was opening in Thornton Park back on June 4 has soft-opened. Located in an adjoined space next to Burton’s Bar at 805 E. Washington...
Sam and George Co. (Website), is a dog cafe that will be popping-up in Curry Ford West at 2850 Curry Ford Road . The pop-up, which will last through July 18, will feature a...
Julie and Kevin Casey, owners of Outpost Neighborhood Kitchen (Facebook | Website), announced on social media that they would be closing the College Park restaurant. The Caseys opened the restaurant at 2603 Edgewater...
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.
We told you in January that Bad As’s Sandwich (Facebook | Website) was opening a second location of their popular sandwich restaurant in Winter Park. The new location is in the former home...
The Commission Beer Chamber (Facebook) is a new "throwback craft beer joint" that is opening at 2230 Curry Ford Road in the former Orlando Homebrew Supplies building. The new beer hub is an...
The Breakthrough Theatre of Winter Park (Facebook | Website) has closed. Theater owner Wade Hair announced via Facebook Live that they would not be reopening the Winter Park-based theater due to complications brought...
"Gideon's original location opened in late 2016 at Orlando's East End Market with one employee and an $800 budget ... To go from a 286-SF bakery to the international stage that Disney draws is a remarkable experience."...
Tampa-based The Local Draught House (Facebook | Website) is opening a new location in Downtown Orlando this week. The new pub is located on the bottom floor of CitiTower at 101 Lake Avenue...