| Nov 16, 2014
The concept for Soco restaurant in the Thornton Park neighborhood of downtown Orlando has simmered in the back of executive chef/partner Greg Richie's mind for quite a while. It's a dining model he conceived while heading the Central Florida kitchens of...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 5:16 PM
Shooting a scene at Orlando's East End Market for his Cooking Channel show, Robert Earl scouted "farm-to-table" restaurants, gushed over young chefs and talked about how he can use the latest trends for both his show and business ventures.
| Nov 24, 2014
| 2:30 PM
While the rest of Central Florida is searching for their giblets on Nov. 27, your date with a turkey could be as easy as driving to a local restaurant and being served. Here is a sampling of eateries open Thanksgiving Day. Many require reservations, so be...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 7:56 AM
It’s time to vote for your favorite restaurants in the Orlando Sentinel's 17th Annual Foodie Awards.
The online ballot has more than 45 categories including fine dining, wine list, breakfast, brunch, power lunch, food trucks, coffeehouses and bars...
| Dec 7, 2014
American Gymkhana (JIM-kah-nuh) is a new Indian restaurant with a good deal of swank and a menu that exudes sultry, sassy flavors.
Located on Orlando's Restaurant Row, the space combines contemporary decor with an old-school, hunting-lodge vibe. The...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:34 AM
Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance.
New Year's Eve Party: with live comedy, cocktails and dinner. 8 p.m. Wednesday, Cinematique Theater of Daytona Beach, 242 S. Beach St., Daytona Beach, $40, 386-252-3118,cinematique.org....
| Jan 20, 2015
| 12:52 PM
The Brass Tap joins a stable of craft beer bars in Orlando's Mills 50 neighborhood with their opening next Monday (Jan. 26) in the Mills Park complex, according to a publicist.
The Orlando location is the latest for the franchise of eateries, offering a...
| Jan 23, 2015
Next week in Calendar we reveal the winners of the 17th annual Foodie Awards, which honors the best in Central Florida dining. This week I am a bit overwhelmed with guilt that there just can't be a category for everyone who deserves one.
| Jan 26, 2015
| 12:21 PM
Police continue to search for a man who robbed a Jimmy John's restaurant in Orlando on Saturday night.
The incident took place at the restaurant on S. Semoran Boulevard at about 11:45 p.m. Saturday, Orlando Police Lt. Darnell Hill said in a statement....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 10:39 AM
Thursday, Nov. 20 chef Kevin Fonzo's "Feast of Fonzo" returns to K restaurant in Orlando's College Park. The meal is fab a twist on a traditional family Sunday supper the James Beard-nominated chef remembers at his grandparents house as a youth.
| Jan 18, 2015
A hotel, restaurant, skate park and glass-blowing studio all are part of a second life for Central Florida's retail destinations as malls remake themselves to attract shoppers.
The next 12 months will see the continued reinvention of Artegon Marketplace...