Orlando and Central Florida have long been a beacon of light to those seeking a fun filled family vacation. With over 100 theme parks, over 50 golf courses and access to some of the country’s best beaches it’s no wonder over 60 million tourists flock to The City Beautiful year after year. Swimming with dolphins, taking a dive on the Rockin’ Roller Coaster, or test driving a race car at Disney’sTest Track are some of the family friendly thrills you’ll enjoy in your backyard. More and more vacationers are extending their trips permanently, making Orlando one of the hottest real estate markets in the country.
And more importantly, THE FOOD. Orlando is becoming a foodie mecca with some of the best restaurants led by renowned with chefs who call the city home. These are our top 3 spots:
- Black Bean Deli: One of my absolute favorite spots in Orlando. Take a trip down Mills 50 in Downtown Orlando for a quick lunch stop and enjoy their authentic Cuban recipes. This has been a locals go to spot for over 15 years. Open Monday—Thursday 7am — 9pm, Friday & Saturday 7am — 10pm, and Sunday 9am — 4pm. http://blackbeandeli.com
- Enzo’s on the Lake: Since 1980 this family owned and operated Italian restaurant has been the spot for upscale dining. Named one of the 100 most romantic restaurants in America for 2018. Open Tuesday– Saturday 6pm–10pm. Friday for lunch 11:30- 2pm. Closed Sunday and Monday. https://www.enzos.com
- The Ravenous Pig: A Euro-American Gastropub that opened their doors in 2007 and since then have been not only impressing, but leading the way with their take on seasonal cuisine. Happy hour everyday from 3pm- 5pm. https://www.theravenouspig.com