The quaint and charming shopping street, Park Avenue, lies in the heart of Winter Park, Florida. With more than 140 unique boutiques and restaurants, Park Avenue’s most prominent features are its gorgeous oak canopies and brick streets. The abundance of delicious restaurants on Park Avenue only add to its charm. With food from all over the culinary map, it’s no wonder Winter Park has become a hub for Central Florida’s foodies. Keep reading and we’ll tell you all about the best restaurants in Winter Park.
Immerse your taste buds in Italy’s rich array of culinary delights! Prato emphasizes the “Park” of Park Avenue, as its name literally means park in Italian. This gorgeous restaurant has big window-paned doors and year-round patio seating that faces Central Park. Fresh ingredients are key at Prato’s—for freshness and quality standards, the menu may change seasonally or even daily.
Dine with a view, take your date out for some one-of-a-kind pizza and delicious Aperol Spritzes at Prato’s restaurant on Park Avenue. Plus, enjoy happy hour specials on drinks every Monday through Friday, from 4PM–6PM.
Located inside the Hidden Garden, the Garp & Fuss gastropub offers a quiet, cozy dining space with unique “American fusion” dishes. Their famous “handheld” sandwiches and burgers come in a variety of flavors, including everything from a fried chicken and honey burger to a veggie burger piled high with fresh toppings.
Have a date night at home and enjoy curbside pick-up and take-out from Garp & Fuss from 4PM–9PM. Included in this deal is 50% off all craft beers and bottles of wine, so be sure to take some home for dinner!
At The Wine Room in Winter Park, experience a new way to sample and try new wines. Purchase a refillable Tasting Card and then wander amongst the vast selection of sample wines, trying any you like. If you love one, swipe your card at their famous self-serve wine-dispensing machines and get a full pour to sit down and enjoy.
The Wine Room also has small plates and specialty cheese pairings, making it the perfect stop before dinner or a show on date night.
Sixty Vines Winter Park is a great place for brunch, happy hour, or a great girls’ night out. With plenty of wine to choose from and cocktails on tap, everyone in your party will be having a good time at Sixty Vines!
Their menu also offers cheese plates, fig and prosciutto pizzas, short rib pasta, and so much more! You’ll definitely want to stick around for dessert to try their deviled affogato or basque cheesecake. Check them out for brunch on the weekends for their famous carrot cake pancakes.
Fairly new to the Park Avenue Family is Tabla Restaurant Winter Park. Tabla offers amazing Indian favorites like Tandoori chicken, lamb kebabs, and paneer tikka. If you’re not in the mood for Indian, Tabla also has Chinese and Thai dishes like red or green curry, basil fried rice, and General Tso’s chicken.
Tabla also has amazing starters like samosas and chicken Manchurian, but don’t forget to order the delicious naan. With flavors like garlic, cream cheese, or butter naan, it’s hard to choose just one!
Fresh, farm-to-table dishes are Boca’s specialty—with only local ingredients, their menu features some of the tastiest food around. Boca’s mission is to provide fresh, local, seasonal, and sustainable food to everybody.
Boca offers a $29 to-go deal for two that includes a rotating entree, house salad, and a dessert for each person. Available Monday through Friday, 4PM–9PM, and to-go only. Order pickup and have a relaxing date night at home!
The Briar Patch is an iconic restaurant on Park Ave. that specializes in weekend brunch and amazing desserts. Brunch must-haves include their lemon raspberry pancakes, brioche french toast, or savory truffle fried eggs. Of course, their signature prosecco white peach bellinis are the perfect pairing.
If brunch isn’t your thing, be sure to check out their handcrafted burgers and specialty sandwiches. Stick around for dessert to try homemade pastries, chocolate layer cake, carrot cake, and more. Dine outdoors on their year-round patio or head inside for their cozy indoor seating.
Also new to the Winter Park family is The Ravenous Pig Gastropub and Brewery. Located on Fairbanks Avenue, this gastropub has traditional pub offerings like burgers and sandwiches, but they also offer an elevated raw bar with options like grilled octopus, and beef tartar and bone marrow.
Right next to the restaurant is the Ravenous Pig Brewing Co. This is a small-batch, craft brewery with delicious options you can enjoy in the beer garden. Be sure to keep up with their social media as they are always hosting fun and exciting events here!
The Coop is a Winter Park neighborhood favorite serving up homestyle southern dishess like fried chicken, shrimp and grits, and Mississippi mud pies. From the team that brought you 4Rivers, you just know that everything on the menu is sure to be delicious!
Serving up breakfast, lunch, and dinner, you can find favorites like eggs benedict, chicken and waffles, mom’s meatloaf, fried catfish, and plenty of other southern favorites. The team behind 4Rivers and the COOP always give back to the Orlando community, so you can feel good when you bite into their delicious menu items.
Enjoy an upscale steakhouse in the heart of Winter Park at the BoVine Steakhouse. This steakhouse is the best of both worlds with a modern cuisine, but an authentic steakhouse feel.
Here you can dine on classics (like filet mignon, ribeye, or strip steak), or you can check out their other specialties (like veal chop, lamb rack, or Chilean sea bass). BoVine also offers a happy hour from 4PM-6PM on weekdays or from 12PM-6PM on the weekends, and their bar is open until midnight on the weekends for those night owls out there.
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