Entries by WeKnowNona

Thanksgiving Day Dining and Events in Orlando

Planning a Turkey Day getaway to Orlando? You’ll be thankful you did. There’s a cornucopia of tasty delights, shopping deals, hotel specials and fun events to enjoy this #Thanksgiving. Your Turkey Dinner cravings will be satisfied this Thanksgiving in Orlando. Just come hungry! Thanksgiving Dinner Options Whether you’re looking for an intimate dinner for two […]

Roy’s Restaurant was built upon European techniques

Roy’s Restaurant was built upon European techniques, Pacific Rim cuisine and warm, from the heart hospitality that seeks to create a remarkable and unique dining experience. There are currently four locations in Florida, with locations in Orlando, Bonita Springs, Jacksonville Beach and Tampa, but the first Roy’s was opened in Honolulu, Hawaii in 1988 by […]

Orange County Breaks Ground on New School in Wedgefield

As they lifted the dirt with their shovels, the group of Wedgefield residents felt that a 10-year wait was finally at an end. Their neighborhood was getting a school. “It’s not just talk anymore. It’s not just a dream. It’s really happening,” says school supporter and Wedgefield resident Joel Thaw. At least one of his […]

Orlando tenants feel pinch of rent spikes

Metro Orlando rents spiked by as much as 15 percent during a year-long period when rents nationally declined, making Central Florida less affordable than some California markets, including Sacramento, a new report shows. The biggest jump in rental rates hit smaller units. An influx of new #luxury complexes filled with one-bedroom units pushed up the […]

Drinking Local at This Year’s Taste! Central Florida

Taste! Central Florida Orlando’s annual premier culinary event took place August 19th at the Orlando World Marriott Center. While this is the 27th year for the annual foodie event this is the first year the event went all local. The name changed and with the focus on local, the proceeds are all local this year as well. […]

Three new restaurants are coming to Disney Springs next year

Disney Springs is adding to its menu of Italian eateries. Patina Restaurant Group, owners of Morimoto Asia, announced today that they will open Enzo’s Hideaway and Pizza Ponte, early next year. As we previously reported, the group is also opening the traditional Italian trattoria, Maria & Enzo’s in the same complex. A statement released by the […]

Topgolf Orlando will finally open next week

      Topgolf Orlando, the driving range-arcade-restaurant-bar hybrid, will finally open its 65,000-square-foot complex next week. The company confirmed to Orlando Weekly that they will open Friday, Oct. 20. Topgolf won’t be taking reservations for large groups until Oct. 30. For the unfamiliar, Topgolf is basically a three-floor modern driving range that allows guests to smack […]

Central Florida Foodie Events For October 2017

October 2017 is an exciting month for Central Florida foodies, with special dinners and food festivals happening all month long. In addition to the extension of Visit #Orlando’s Magical Dining Month, many places are celebrating Oktoberfest and National Taco Day, as well. Here are some of the great food and drink events you might want […]