UPDATE: The grand opening is scheduled for Thursday, August 24.  Orange County Brewers (Facebook | Website) is currently in a soft opening phase, where they open at 4 p.m. daily, leading up to a grand opening at a later date that is...
As of Tuesday, August 15 the new Winter Park Orchard Supply Hardware (Website) is in a soft opening phase. We shared the news ofthe Lowes-owned chain popping up in the former Eat More Produce site at 1111 S. Orlando Avenue ...
According to Scott Joseph, of ScottJosephOrlando.com, the Park Plaza Gardens on Park Avenue is officially closed. Park Plaza Gardens closed in March, 2016 when the owner, Mary Demetree, claimed to be closing temporarily to have the her landlord deal with...
The co-operative motorcycle garage, Standard Motorcycle Co. (Facebook | Website), is adding more services and vendors to their growing space on Silver Star Road . According to the owner, Jason Paul Michaels, Foxtail Coffee (Website) will be available on drip, pour-over, French press,...
The Little Blue Donut Co. food truck is opening a storefront location in Winter Park, in the former home of Scratch Kitchen, which closed on Monday, July 3. The crowd-favorite mobile donut truck will be opening their new shop sometime...
King Bao (Facebook | Instagram) and their partners have abandoned their plan to open a lobster-focused restaurant concept that we wrote about this past February HERE. The three co-owners told Bungalower that following a particularly lengthy permitting process that delayed their original...
A new restaurant called Garp and Fuss (Facebook) will be opening in the former home of Bistro on Park Avenue in Winter Park . According to the owners, the restaurant will sport a vintage "industrial style" and focus on simple...
UPDATE 8/8: A PUBLIC HEARING HAS BEEN SCHEDULED FOR THE MUNICIPAL PLANNING BOARD TO HEAR THIS CASE AT 8:30 A.M. SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 AT CITY HALL. CLICK HERE FOR THE PROJECT OVERVIEW.   Winter Park-based Titan Properties is looking to redevelop...
According to Kyle Arnold of the Orlando Sentinel, a new bar and cafe will be opening next to the Orlando City Soccer Stadium. The Lion's Den (Website), located at 642 W. Church Street , would operate the business as a cafe...
According to paperwork filed with the City of Orlando, a cafe is looking to open on the corner of Orange Avenue and Washington Street in Downtown Orlando . The 6,295 SF first floor retail has been vacant for years and...
Ferg's Depot (Facebook | Website) on Church Street has been listed for sale for $4,700,000. Bungalower spoke with the owner, Mark Ferguson, who informed us that they are currently dealing with repayments for a substantial bridge loan that was making it...
The popular Winter Park coffee shop, Foxtail Coffee Co. (Instagram | Website), celebrated the grand opening of its second location, on the ground floor of the Bank of America building in Downtown Orlano . Occupying space within the French-inspired Dovecote...
According to our friend Ricky Ly of Tasty Chomps, a new ramen restaurant will be opening in the former home of Tijuana Flats, next to the Starbucks, in Thornton Park. Construction of the Jinya Ramen Bar (Website) will begin in the...
UPDATE: The name of the brewery has been changed to Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company. Their flagship beer with be the Joyland IPA. Paperwork filed with the City of Orlando reveals a new brewery could be opening in a newly rehabbed...
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...
Door Dash (Website) launched their on-demand delivery service in Orlando on July 12. Restaurant listings include Krungthep Tea Time, Huey Magoo's, Fiddler's Green Irish Pub, Einstein Bros Bagels, Ethos Vegan Kitchen, Zeytin Turkish Cuisine, P is for Pie, Tako Cheena,...
A new Winter Park-based beer bus called Hop On Tours(Facebook) is being launched in Winter Park this August. Backed by Deez Hops LLC, a company founded by Brian Quain of What Ales Ya podcast, Kevin Jones, and Ivan Rios, the...
New Moon Market (Website) has signed a lease on a vacant storefront in the Citrus Center, in Downtown Orlando. New Moon Market told Bungalower that while the lease is signed, they are still waiting on permits, which is why they...
UPDATE: According to company spokeswoman, Victoria Lasavath, the new restaurant will be hosted in a brand new, 3,800 SF building, including the addition of a 1,000 SF patio which will face Colonial Drive. This will be the new flagship...
Foxtail Coffee Co. (Website) will now provide the barista service at DoveCote Brasserie (Website) in Downtown Orlando . The menu will parrot the offerings at the Winter Park location, with to-order espresso drinks, French press, on-tap cold brews, and more. Mayor...
According to a post on their Facebook page, Nikki's Place (Facebook | Website) will be re-opening their soul food restaurant by mid-August. The popular Southern restaurant had been open for 16 years before suffering extensive damage from a fire, in March, 2015. They were...
According to intrepid food reporter, Faiyaz Kara, the Fuddruckers (Website) will be opening a new location on Colonial Drive, near Bennett Road. Fuddruckers specializes in customizable, grill-to-order burgers and specialty house burgers, salads, The new restaurant will be located in the...
Following the recent announcement that Red Mug Diner (Facebook | Website) had halved its footprint and launched a new menu, the Downtown diner is now closed. Co-owner, Romi Mawardi, told Bungalower that they are still moving forward with the plan for a poke...
According to Scott Joseph, Spice Modern Steakhouse (Website) management informed the staff on Sunday that they would be closing. Spice owner, Manny Tato, also recently closed his other businesses Spice Burgr and Verde Cantina. Both spaces are currently still vacant. Rumors...
The second location of Pepe's Cantina (Facebook  | Website) is now open on Church Street. The new Mexican restaurant is located in the former home of Hamburger Mary's Side Bar Cafe at 110 W. Church Street . Margarita Mondays featuring $3.99 house margaritas all...