The recently closed Handy Pantry is currently being renovated and updated in order to house a new concept called "Eola General." Eola General is being led by Shaun Noonan of Dixie Dharma and Sean Kelley, the man behind the soon-to-open...
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 Milk District hybrid coffee shop/package store/watering hole we've been talking about for years is finally set to open this Saturday, October 20. Whippoorwill Beer House and Package Store (Website) is a new craft beer and wine shop that is opening...
Stir Restaurant and Bar (Facebook | Website) has closed. Blake Levison, co-owner of the Ivanhoe Village eatery told Bungalower that the difficult decision to close was made following the announcement that the building would be listed for sale this past weekend. The ownership...
"I heard Orlando RV on Fairbanks is moving to Casselberry. The lot next to Holler Honda in Winter Park." - bungalower reader Orlando RV (Website), located at 860 W. Fairbanks Avenue in Winter Park, is indeed moving to Casselberry. RV...
That last slice of Mills Park that was listed for sale this spring, will continue to serve as a parking lot for the near future. A Letter of Determination was filed on September 7  by Forge Capital Partners in the...
Orlando residents can now order delivery service from Whole Foods via Amazon.com. The one-hour grocery delivery service launched earlier in the year and has only just expanded to the City Beautiful. Amazon Prime members can order Whole Foods items online,...
A 300-unit mixed-use high rise tower is being proposed for the southeastern corner of Orange Avenue and Livingston Street at 30 E. Livingston Street . The new apartment tower concept is currently being called “Zoi House Orlando” and will feature units that...
  The Mayor has called for more police patrols to help ease the minds of Orlando residents who raised concerns at a recent City Commission meeting about the new business opening in their neighborhood in Washington Shores. Click HERE to see...
Modera Central, a new residential and retail development in Downtown Orlando, will soon open with 350 luxury apartments, the new University Club, and over 12,700 SF of ground floor retail. The new 22-story tower is located at the corner of...
Chan's Chinese Cuisine (Website) is an award-winning restaurant that has been open for more than 20 years in the Colonialtown neighborhood. The property is now listed for sale on LoopNet. "After a very successful run, now it is time to...
A large percentage of our readers were caught off guard by the intensity of Hurricane Irma last year, so we've partnered with Amazon to bring you the ultimate in hurricane supplies to make your 2018 hurricane season a breeze. Check...
SPONSORED: The entire second floor of the historic Cameo Building, in the heart of the Mills 50 District, 1013 E. Colonial Drive , is available for lease. The modern 4,000 SF office, above Snap! Space with open floor plan,...
Pottery Barn has a Harry Potter-themed decor line. Which we are unofficially calling the "Harry Pottery Barn" in the Bungalower offices. The collection spans from Hogwarts House-themed baggage and clothing to golden snitch lamps. You can click HERE to shop the...
Discount chain Five Below (Website) has opened a new location in Colonial Plaza. The publicly-held chain offers goods that cost up to $5 and serves children, teens, and pre-teens like games, fashion, candy, room decor, stationery, school supplies, and more....
The Miami-based real estate developer, Alex Vadia of Midtown Opportunities, has purchased one of the last vacant properties in Baldwin Park's town center. The 0.82-acre lot is located at 4787 New Broad Street , in the heart of Baldwin Park,...
Lowe's Companies has just announced that they will be closing all 99 of their Orchard Supply Hardware stores. The decision to close was made on August 17 following the release of their second-quarter earnings followed by a declaration that they...
East West Records (Facebook) has been operating in Orlando since 1971, specializing in, well, records, for 47 years. East West Records was recently sold to a life-long customer, Robert Serros, Jr, who grew up riding his bike to the store...
The Adair Plaza in college park is for sale. Located at 1321 Edgewater Drive the 4,200 SF retail strip was built in 1953 and is zoned as Class C Office. The building is comprised of five separate units that are...
EDIT: Stasio's will not be open Sundays Stasio's Italian Deli and Market (Facebook) is scheduled to open the morning of Monday, July 23 at their home at 210 N. Bumby in the Milk District . The new family-owned deli will feature...
UPDATE: Hackney passed her inspections and will open for business the morning of Wednesday, July 18.   As we told you in March, Gratitude Coffee (Facebook) will soon be opening a new brick in mortar shop in College Park. Jen Hackney, the owner...
Ace Cafe Orlando is playing host to a short-lived pop-up by Hart and Huntington Tattoo Co. (Website), according to a release sent to us earlier today. The tattoo shop was founded by motocross champ, Carey Hart, also known as being...
A new maker studio space cum retail shop is opening in a bungalow in Ivanhoe Village this fall called Beaux Studios. Beaux Studios (Facebook | Website), located at 542 Virginia Drive , will function as a jewelry "makery space" and a...
The folks behind The Heavy, the mixed retail concept moving into the vacant Lombardi's building at 1152 Harmon Avenue , has been raising more questions than answers since they came out of their fishy closet in November of last year. We...
UPDATE: Jessica Kinnee of Retro City Cycles has informed us that they have taken over the Blue Bonnet space and that Harmon's Photo has signed on for their old space, which is next door. Blue Bonnet, a small retail shop...