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Restaurant Row Part 1

Restaurant Row is located in an area of Orlando called Dr Phillips and is just off International Drive. It is home to a great selection of restaurants and has more upscale restaurants than the traditional tourist areas of Orlando. Although some disce...
Viewed 2770 times since 9 February 2010.

Afternoon Tea at the Grand Floridian 2 (from a Ladies point of view)

Afternoon Tea at the Grand Floridian 2 (from a Ladies point of view). When you’ve been to Orlando several times and you’re looking for new experiences, why not try afternoon tea at the Grand Floridian. Towards the end of your stay and...
Viewed 2771 times since 8 February 2010.

Ming Court Restaurant

Ming Court is located at 9188 International Drive. This is about one mile south of Sand Lake Road and a mile North of the Beach Line Expressway. It is just across the street from the Pointe Orlando Shopping Center and is adjacent to the Rosen Plaza H...
Viewed 2716 times since 8 February 2010.

Columbus Cafe

When you visit Tampa, be sure to take at least one meal at the Columbus Cafe. This is located on the 1st (ground) floor of the Tampa History Center which is located in the Channelside area. And the food in this museum building has an aura of ...
Viewed 2384 times since 5 February 2010.

Afternoon tea at the Grand Floridian Hotel

Afternoon Tea at the Grand Floridian Hotel Last year, 2009, because we had a friend who is a fellow tea lover with us, we decided that we would visit Disney’s Grand Floridian Hotel for afternoon tea, we didn’t know what to expect but gave it a...
Viewed 6621 times since 24 January 2010.

Harry's Seafood Bar - St Augustine

One afternoon in St Augustine when we got off our Trolley Bus on its final session of the day it suddenly started to rain heavily. Opposite our trolley stop was Harry’s Seafood Bar and Grille and we decided to dive for cover in there. It was ...
Viewed 2514 times since 22 January 2010.

Eating/Dining at the Loop

The first time my Mother and I tried to go to The Loop without my Father we must have spent two hours driving up and down the 417 trying to find it. So much so we expected the sheriff’s car to pull us over after reports of two women behaving strangel...
Viewed 2621 times since 22 January 2010.

Daiquiri Deck

We had originally visited Daiquiri Deck some time ago when we visited Siesta Key and were impressed with it. On one of our day trips to Madeira Beach we decided to eat here before returning to our villa in Orlando. I was fascinated by their e...
Viewed 3235 times since 17 January 2010.

Characture Dining

Character dining at Disney The choice is great Mickey Mouse, Donald and friends, a Disney princess maybe! A Walt Disney character breakfast would set the kids up for the day and what a way to start. Character meals are generall...
Viewed 2595 times since 14 January 2010.

EATING OUT – MID PRICE RANGE

OK, so perhaps you’re bored with all the usual eating places and want to try something different for a change? Applebees – There’s one on the 192 near Sam’s Club. As well as being a sports restaurant, this has some unusual food to try. Like t...
Viewed 2326 times since 13 January 2010.

Economy Family Dining

First of all, be assured that portion sizes are so large in the US that economy doesn’t mean still hungry! If there are a lot of people in your group or you have small kids, then eating out can be relatively expensive (but not as expensive as...
Viewed 2491 times since 13 January 2010.

Bubba Gump - Treasure Island

We had previously eaten at the Bubba Gump restaurant at Universal Studios but on a recent day trip to Treasure Island we decided to eat at the newly opened one at St Johns Pass at Madeira Beach. St Johns Pass is a turn-of-the-century fishing ...
Viewed 3881 times since 12 January 2010.

The Cheesecake factory

Oh my gosh, you absolutely have to eat here! The first time we entered the Cheesecake Factory, it was with only dessert in mind. We had enjoyed a great evening out and decided to finish off with a great dessert as our dinner had now gone down. We wer...
Viewed 2466 times since 12 January 2010.

Italian Restaurants in Orlando

The Olive Garden At the Olive Garden the servers are some of the friendliest in Orlando, and in a place where the service is always very good, this is saying something. The food is exceptional and you will struggle to eat it all. All t...
Viewed 2143 times since 12 January 2010.

A Tale of two buffets.

In this article we are going to look at two buffet restaurants, both offering slightly similar choices. Cici Pizza and Sweet Tomatoes both offer (amongst other things) pizzas and salads, so there is some similarity. There are some immediate d...
Viewed 2679 times since 11 January 2010.

Dining at Non Disney Restaurants

Some people like to have most of their meals in Disney restaurants to keep the magic but they should consider other places such as the ones in Downtown Disney, the Crossroads Shopping Center or other locations. These usually have the same theming as ...
Viewed 2949 times since 9 January 2010.

Longhorns Steaakhouse

We were introduced to Longhorns Steakhouse on our first visit to Florida several years ago and we now make sure that we pay at least one visit to this excellent restaurant each time we visit our villa. If you like steak (and you have to if yo...
Viewed 2384 times since 8 January 2010.

Kres Restaurant

We normally do not go to Downtown Orlando to dine but we were invited to dine there by some American friends when we were last over at our villa. Kres Chophouse is located in Church Street Orlando it serves lunch Monday to Friday 11:30am to 5...
Viewed 2527 times since 6 January 2010.

Outback Restaurant at Orlando Airport

Before we return home on our transatlantic flight to the UK from our villa in Orlando we usually have one last meal at the airport. Over the last few years we have eaten at the Outback Restaurant at Orlando International Airport. Outback is l...
Viewed 3179 times since 4 January 2010.

House of Blues – Part II

About half an hour or so after we had been seated, and made good inroads into the buffet, the house singer, an African American lady with a superb voice, came on stage. Her role was to get the audience warmed up prior to the main act, and it wasn’t l...
Viewed 2154 times since 3 January 2010.

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