| Apr 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The casual-dining company known for never-ending pasta bowls and endless shrimp is now bringing us a restaurant built around beer, trendy food and rock 'n' roll.
Yard House, the upscale bar and grill that Darden Restaurants bought in 2012, will make its...
| Oct 18, 2013
Pizza is a year-round comfort food favorite, but I'd wager there's an uptick in demand with fall tailgates and after-school activities.
But for those who live with food allergies, even simple comfort foods, such as pizza, are off the table. For example,...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:37 AM
Two food establishments in Lake County and one each in Orange, Osceola, Brevard and Volusia counties have been recognized by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation’s Division of Hotels and Restaurants for having no safety...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:19 AM
The EdibleOrlando Cooking Stage returns to the Orlando Home Show Oct. 4-6 showcasing local chefs and media personalities including moi on Friday. The Home Show is at the Orange County Convention Center - West Concourse Hall C facing International Drive....
| Jan 24, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Deloris Patterson, secretary at the Dr. Phillips High School Ninth Grade Center, has been named Support Person of the Year by Orange County Public Schools. Patterson, who has worked for the school district for 26 years, was chosen from among more than...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 11:27 AM
Chuy’s, an eclectic Tex-Mex fast casual eatery, will open on Orlando's International Drive in February 2014. Located in the heart of the tourist corridor, the restaurant will hire about 175 employees. The new Chuy’s is the second in Central...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Funky Monkey Wine Co. chef Ashley Nickell is appearing on Food Network’s "Cutthroat Kitchen" 10 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29. The cooking competition show combines culinary skills and the ability to cleverly sabotage other contestants.
In each episode,...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Outback Steakhouse will break ground Monday, Feb. 10 on International Drive in Orlando. The new restaurant is at 8445 International Drive in the Orlando Eye dining and entertainment complex. Opening late summer or early fall, the location will bring about...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:54 PM
According to these owners, the food is great if you and your pup are sharing a plate.
Teak Neighborhood Grill
6400 Time Square Ave Orlando, FL 32835
The lowdown from a dog owner: "When visiting Orlando recently,...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:36 AM
Chuy’s, the Austin-based casual eatery, has opened on Orlando's International Drive. The Mexican restaurant, located at I-Shops on the corner of Sand Lake Road, is Chuy’s second in the Orlando area, joining Chuy’s Kissimmee, which opened...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:41 AM
2014 will be a busy year for Central Florida.
We're only one month into the year and already the region has seen the 78-year-old Citrus Bowl demolished as part of one of the many renovations scheduled locally this year.
But it won't stop there. This...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 5:22 AM
The Peabody Orlando ducks will soon waddle off into retirement.
A beloved tradition for more than 25 years at the hotel on International Drive, the Peabody Duck March will strut for the last time in Orlando on Sept. 30.
Last month, Hyatt Hotels ...