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My First American Breakfast

On my first ever trip to Florida and indeed the USA, I discovered the concept of buffet dinning, chief amongst this was the buffet breakfast!!! The place where my initiation took place is the one of the many and ever popular, Ponderosa’s. At t...
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Mannys Chop House on HWY 27

his trip to sunny Florida we decided that we would try and eat out at a few different places maybe try some of the more local eateries when I say local I mean where the locals eat not where they are located ! Tonight was to be our first visit ...
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Boston Lobster Feast (1)

My Father is particularly fond of Lobster and all kinds of fish so my parents have been dining at Boston Lobster Feast sine they opened in the early 1990s. Apparently these restaurants started in the garage of Jeff Hazell, a native of Marblehe...
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Dining at Disney's Animal Kingdom

If you are looking for a different dining experience, something to make a change from the normal diners .... why not try Boma at Animal Kingdom Lodge. If you are holidaying with young children this may be of particular interest to you because ...
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Bennigans (1)

Bennigans Grill & Tavern is a great family restaurant, they can be found in Orlando and other parts of Florida having over 300 locations. There are two on International Drive and one on Hwy192 . Founded in 1976 the food is American with an Irish ...
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Dine out at Disney's Polynesian Resort

Looking for a change from the everyday eateries in the Orlando area? Need somewhere to eat where the children will be entertained? Why not try Ohana at the Disney Polynesian Resort? Parking is free - the driver will just need to show pi...
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Boma restaurant, Animal Kingdom Lodge

When our neighbour’s next door to our Floridian home know we are flying over we get an email saying ‘ Do you guys want to go to Boma?’ I say to our daughters we’ve got an email from Katie (the neighbour’s 10 year old daughter) and they just shout “YE...
Viewed 7612 times since 1 September 2008.

Starbucks - Spoiled for choice!

There can be few of us who have not experienced a cup of coffee at Starbucks. Worldwide they are growing at a huge rate, over 11,000 already, but it is when we are in Florida that we find we visit them the most. With a daughter who is addicted to Sta...
Viewed 3026 times since 1 September 2008.

Fantasmic - dining package with priority seating

Fantasmic is one of our favourite night time shows, however, the one thing we dislike is having to arrive at The Hollywood Hills Theatre ages before the performance starts, in order to guarantee ourselves a seat. For a prime seat, especially in peak ...
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Boston Lobster Feast

I had the pleasure of visiting Boston Lobster Feast for the first time on my most recent trip to Orlando and I think we will be adding it to our ‘Places to Visit Every Time we are There’ list – it was excellent! Seafood fans will be in seventh heaven...
Viewed 1751 times since 1 September 2008.

Ruby Tuesday

It was our daughter who first took us to Ruby Tuesday. Having worked in the Miami area for a year she had visited many restaurants, and this was one she had enjoyed. We had spent a fantastic day at Busch Gardens and decided to visit the Mall at Brand...
Viewed 4196 times since 1 September 2008.

Boma – Animal Kingdom Lodge

There is often a misconception that to eat at a Disney restaurant you must be a resident at one of their hotels or lodges….this is definitely not the case!! Tables at most restaurants on Disney property can be reserved up to 90 days in advance...
Viewed 3344 times since 1 September 2008.

Wantilan Luau Buffet and Entertainment

Fancy taking part in an authentic evening of Polynesian food and entertainment at the Wantilan Luau? This weekly dinner show is held every Friday and Saturday night from May through to September at the outdoor pavilion at the Royal Pacific Resort, a ...
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Key west at Sam's place

Key West at Sam’s place is another restaurant in the Gaylord Palms complex. Gaylord palms is situated on the Osceola parkway and South International Drive junction. A huge building that you cannot fail to see especially at night, it...
Viewed 3497 times since 1 September 2008.

The Hickory Steak House

The Hickory steak house is situated inside the Gaylord Palms on the Osceola parkway and South International drive junction, Gaylord Palms is a convention center, with several other restaurants inside it, The Villa de Flora, The Key West, and also ...
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High Tea at the Grand Floridian

Why not step back in time at the Disney Grand Floridian Hotel for ‘High Tea,’ a truly remarkable experience you won’t want to miss during your vacation in Orlando, Florida. Why not make reservations for mom and grandma and treat them to an afternoon ...
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My Top Ten Most Favourite Restaurants.

These are my top ten most favourite restaurants and I am sure everyone has there own favourite but these are mine and it is a dead cert that we will revisit them each time we go to Florida, all but one are central with just one being an hour away on ...
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Eating at Applebee's

Applebee’s Neighbourhood Grill and Bar On our last trip to Miami, following a visit to our villa in Orlando, we were pleased to discover an Applebee’s restaurant close to our hotel. There are two close to our villa in Orlando, one in Winter Ha...
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Quality Seafood with a snap!

Some friendly neighbours invited us to their favorite restaurant on our last visit to Orlando! As polite, but quite reserved eaters we said yes, but asked where they had in mind!! Their tradition was to go to THE RED LOBSTER first night and last of e...
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Arabian Nights – a dinner show

Colourful, beautiful costumes, handsome horses, enjoyable family entertainment, a pleasurable evening – just a few words to describe our visit to Arabian Nights. As frequent visitors to Orlando I wanted to take my family for an evening out whi...
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