Photo Source: Google Maps Street View The new 7-Eleven on Central and Rosalind opens today in the former Blank Space location. That makes it the third 7-eleven in that area. The other two being located in 55 West and Thronton...
WildSide BBQ on Edgewater Drive in College Park is closing on Saturday. According to a sign posted in their window, they will re-open the following Tuesday. A waitress at WildSide told us the new name will be "Hangar." Scott Joseph...
Workers begin to build out Ta-Ke Sushi Bar in the old Casa Sorrento space on Orange Ave. in Ivanhoe Village. We called the Take Sushi place in Kissimmee to see if it's the same owners. It is not. Know...
Members of the East End Market team are putting the final touches on the building before the merchants can begin moving in next week. The landscape and garden plots can be seen being added in. The actual market is...
Residents and business in the Colonial Town/Fashion Square area will have a new hotel in the neighborhood. The Orlando city council approved a plan to add a Hotel to the Fashion Square Mall site. In addition to the eight...
Barnie's Coffee Kitchen is moving into the City Arts Factory Downtown. Barnie's will be located in the former Roho Coffee location. This provides them access both from within City Arts Factory and Orange Ave. Based on the signs posted...
The Five Guys on Church Street closed on Saturday. A sign posted on the door provided no further details but we've heard that Graffiti Junktion is considering a location there.
A new Jazzercise studio is opening at 927 N Mills Ave. (btwn. Webber St. and Marks St.). The owners currently teach classes in College Park and at the Marks Street Recreation Center and decided to open up their own...
We went by the new Lotus and Honey restaurants on Sunday to see what progress was being made. As we mentioned last week both restaurants are  scheduled to open in the Sanctuary downtown this week. We didn't see any...
The owners of the Church Street Tavern which will be located inside of the old Bumby Arcade on Church Street announced on their Facebook page that they are shooting for an opening date of August 17. The Pittsburgh themed...
After years of having the property on the corner of Mills & Virginia sitting empty, The Fresh Market at Mills Park opens today. The supermarket is the first of a variety of business and an apartment complex to open...
UPDATE: Project 7 Yoga no longer offers pilates or BarreAmped classes. Project 7 Yoga opens tomorrow at 612 Virginia Drive (btw. Asher Ln & Baltimore Ave.). Project 7 offers Yoga, Pilates and BarreAmped classes. Classes begin tomorrow morning. For their...
We reported that Five Guys on Church Street closed down and it didn't take long to fill the space. The Orlando Business Journal is reporting that Graffiti Junktion owner Greg Peters is planning to open a new american cafe...
UPDATE December 17, 2013: Photo Tour: The Strand Ready to Open in Mills 50 UPDATE August 22, 2013: The Strand Neighborhood Restaurant Coming to Mills 50 We noticed that there is a sign for a new restaurant at 807 N. Mills...
Mark Ferguson the owner of Ferg's Sports Bar & Grill in St. Pete plan to open a restaurant and bar in the Church Street Train Depot. In St. Pete Ferg's Sports Bar & Grill is across the street from...
We mentioned last month that Ta-Ke Sushi was coming to Lake Ivanhoe Village on 1421 N. Orange Ave. (& Ivanhoe Blvd.). Scott Joeseph reports today that the restaurant officially opened on Friday. Scott's Blog has more details on the...
We told you it was coming, posted  menus and we even gave you a peak inside and this weekend Lotus Orlando officially opened in Eola Square at 100 South Eola Drive Suite 105 (btwn. Pine St. & South St.). The...
  The Smiling Bison Restaurant & Bar opens this evening at 745 Bennett Rd (just north of Colonial). The restaurant takes over the old Redlight Red Light space. Food isn't anything new for the owners of The Smiling Bison, they've...
It looks like the space that was Altamoda Salon will soon be Atelier Salon. Workers inside the space at 411 E Central Blvd. in the Thornton Park District began building out the space this week. The plans were for...
The Russian Academy of Ballet hosts a Grand Opening today. After 13 years at the Plaza Theater the school moved this week to 618 N. Mills Ave. (next to Colonial Photo and Hobby). The grand opening of the new...
Firebirds Wood Fired Grill (Website | Facebook ) plans to open in the large restaurant space in the front of Mills Park. The North Carolina restaurant doesn't currently have any Florida locations. This would be their first. Firebirds is owned...
Photo credit: Snap! Orlando Facebook Page Snap! (Facebook | Website) the four day photography event will get a permanent location this fall in the Cameo Theater at 1013 E Colonial Dr. (btwn. N Thornton Ave. & Hyer Ave.) in the Mills...
The owners of a new beer and wine bar in Ivanhoe Village are building out their bar in a warehouse space off Alden Rd. The Thirsty Topher Beer & Wine Bar (Facebook) will feature an intimate environment including a...
New location for Loch Haven Veterinary Clinic The Loch Haven Veterinary Clinic (website | Facebook) on 2000 N Mills Ave. is set to move down the street to a new location. The new location will be at 921 N Mills Ave. They...
Take a Bow Studio and Plush Paws Pet Salon recently opened at 710 W. Princeton St. (& Edgewater Dr.). The 710 Plaza has been home to Cyclone Instruments. They also had two hair salons in the plaza. Recently Cyclone has...