As of this morning, Lucky's Market corporate offices have confirmed that they are shutting down all but one Florida store in Melbourne, including five Central Florida locations, even the Colonial Landing shop which opened in May 2019....
The Habit Burger Grill (Website) chain has closed its three Orlando-based locations as of this Sunday. The closures include locations in SODO at 2205 S. Orange Avenue, Winter Park at 1040 N. Orlando...
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...
Ruth's Chris Steak House (Facebook | Website) will be demolishing and rebuilding the Winter Park Village location of its high-end steakhouse chain, according to a recent report by the Orlando Business Journal. The...
Dexter's Thornton Park has been sold to new owners and will reopen under a new brand. Brian Minkel and Matthew Nicoletti are the proud new owners of the long-running bar/restaurant and former Publix...
DGX, the fancy new retail concept by Dollar General, will soon open its shop in Modera Central downtown. The new store, which we told you about HERE in October 2019, will offer quick...
The owners of The Lodge (Facebook) and The Woods (Facebook) in Downtown Orlando have taken the helm of the recently vacated Burton's Bar and Grill in Thornton Park . Following the news that the bar had closed this past February, business partners...
We first wrote about the upcoming 8-acre Grills Family Restaurant (Facebook | Website) project in July, 2015 HERE and then again in 2016 HERE. Now, according to the restaurant team, they are preparing to finally open in the first week of January, 2018. Grills...
Steak 'n Shake (Website) corporate has closed two local restaurant locations as of Monday, October 22. The location at 2820 E. Colonial Drive could potentially reopen provided a new franchise owner is...
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...
Dr. Phillips Charities has finally released their plans for a new mixed-use "Packing District" in west College Park that we hinted at HERE in 2016. The project will develop more than 200-acres of property that has been carefully assembled over...
Bad As’s Sandwich (Website) is opening a second location of their popular sandwich restaurant in Winter Park. The original location is open in the former home of Se7enbites Bakeshop in the Milk...
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...
Phoenix, Arizona-based grocery chain, Sprouts Farmers Market (Website), will be moving into the former Winter Park Whole Foods location on Aloma, according to a recent report by Kyle Arnold, with the Orlando Sentinel.  Sprouts specializes in brands that are non-gmo, organic,...
While still in the early planning stages, the Hourglass District is beginning to take shape. Led by the husband-and-wife team Elise Sabatino and Giovanni Fernandez, the new project will completely remake the intersection of Bumby Avenue and Curry Ford Road....
A new "rage room" has opened in Orlando and it's exactly what it sounds like. The Anger Management Rage Room Orlando (Facebook | Website) offers a controlled environment where guests can break things...
Tre Bambine has closed after roughly two-and-a-half months of operating in the former Spice space on Lake Eola. Rumors surfaced earlier in the week that the waiting staff had walked out mid-shift after...
After six years serving up fancy hotdogs, Frank and Steins (Facebook | Website) will close for renovations in July, as it makes the transition into becoming a food hall. Frank and Steins' owner, Pete Downing, told Bungalower that the space...
"We had our tenant in Winter Park, the famed Spoleto My Italian Kitchen, due to pandemic, walk out, and we are holding an auction!" - Millenia Partners According to Scott Joseph, Spoleto Italian Kitchen...
We told you HERE in August 2019 that the bow tie-wearing Yum Yum Cupcake Truck creators were returning to Orlando to open a new restaurant in Orlando. Well, they just announced their soft-opening date and it's next...
The owners of Tampa's popular Hall on Franklin (Website) are opening a sister space in Orlando's The Yard at Ivanhoe development. According to Genny Hall from Collier's International, who is working with Real Estate...
EDIT: The Coffee Garden (Facebook) moved out of the Ferncreek building and into to a the SODO Shopping Center in April, 2017 . Kelly's Homemade Ice Cream (Website) is expanding into a new location this fall, taking over the former...
The Sears department store at Fashion Square Mall closed in November, 2016, after being in business for 50 years. The closure was a result of the property being reclaimed by Seritage Growth Partners, who had worked a reclamation agreement into...
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...
Colonial Lanes (Website) closed on Thursday, May 24. The Milk District bowling alley had sold to Titan Properties in February, to be transformed into a self-storage facility. We broke the story about the filed paperwork HERE in August 2017 which resulted in an...