Archive for the Category ‘Dining’

7 new retailers and eateries sign on for Lake Nona Landing shopping center

7 new retailers and eateries sign on for Lake Nona Landing shopping center

Construction is happening up and down Narcoossee Road in Lake Nona, and Tavistock Development Co. LLC just announced seven tenants going into the Lake Nona Landing shopping center, which is also currently under construction. These new tenants include: Chili’s Grill & Bar, PDQ, Pollo Tropical, Lee Nails & Spa, Dunkin Donuts, AT&T, and Sports Clips. [...]

Lake Nona’s Canvas Restaurant opens TODAY!

Lake Nona’s Canvas Restaurant opens TODAY!

Canvas will be an anchor in Lake Nona’s burgeoning food scene (along with locations of Bavaro’s Pizza Napoletana and Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine when they open later this year). Executive chef Bryan Thoman’s menu will comprise “new American cuisine influenced by Florida’s Southern and Latin American roots.” Some of the starters that will appear on the [...]

Tropical Smoothie coming to Medical City

Tropical Smoothie coming to Medical City

Tropical Smoothie Café signed a lease for 1,431 square feet in Medical City’s Vickrey Place shopping center on Narcoossee Road, adjacent to Valencia College. There’s not much other news for now, but we want to keep you informed when hear about new businesses plan to come to Lake Nona.

Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine and Bavaro’s Pizza Napoletana to open in Lake Nona’s Medical City

Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine and Bavaro’s Pizza Napoletana to open in Lake Nona’s Medical City

According to an Orlando Weekly article, Lake Nona and Medical City will be getting Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine in the near future. The article also mentions Bavaro’s Pizza Napoletana will be opening its second central Florida location in Lake Nona. Both restaurants are expected to open in late Fall or Winter of 2016. The Lake Nona [...]

Canvas Restaurant and Market opening in Lake Nona

Canvas Restaurant and Market opening in Lake Nona

Tavistock Restaurant Collection will be opening their new, dinner-only restaurant, Canvas, in January. This 78-seat concept restaurant will be located at the Laureate Park Village Center, just east of Lake Nona Medical City. Fresh Florida seafood will be the main feature on the menu, which will be a nice addition to the area. The Canvas [...]

Auburn’s Chicken Salad Chick coming to Lake Nona!

Auburn’s Chicken Salad Chick coming to Lake Nona!

War Eagle! I’m an Auburn alumni, so it always makes me happy to see something from Auburn making its way to Orlando (Remember CheeBurger CheeBurger?), and it turns out, Auburn’s own Chicken Salad Chick will be opening soon on the corner of Narcoossee Rd and Dowden Rd. Chicken Salad Chick has signed a lease for [...]

The wait is over! Lake Nona Starbucks opens TODAY!

The wait is over! Lake Nona Starbucks opens TODAY!

It’s been a long time coming, but today is finally the day. The Starbucks in Lake Nona is finally open for business! The reviews are already coming in on the Starbucks Lake Nona Facebook page, and so far, they’re all 5 Star reviews. Make sure you swing by this morning and welcome them to the [...]

New Restaurant in Lake Nona Medical City Area

New Restaurant in Lake Nona Medical City Area

The area surrounding Lake Nona Medical City continues to grow not only on a residential scale but a retail scale as well. The signing of this new lease brings Cornerstone at Lake Hart to 98% occupancy. ORLANDO, FL – Tyler Wilkins of Crossman & Company, one of the largest Southeast providers of commercial real estate [...]

KISS’ Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons host Rock & Brews grand opening in January to Benefit Lake Nona VA Medical Center

KISS’ Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons host Rock & Brews grand opening in January to Benefit Lake Nona VA Medical Center

Over in Oviedo, KISS-fueled comfort-food source Rock & Brews has been open since mid-November, giving locals chance to check out the cuisine before restaurant owners Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons throw the restaurant’s official grand opening, which is set for Tuesday, Jan. 6, and benefits the Orlando VA Medical Center. Continue Reading

“Orlando Weekly” Reviews Nona Tap Room

“Orlando Weekly” Reviews Nona Tap Room

For a neighborhood teeming with doctors, upwardly mobile professionals and PGA Tour veterans, Lake Nona’s dining options are appallingly limited. Nona Sushi has offered area residents a consistently good product for nearly five years, but there’s been very little else for Lake Nona to boast about. Now, with the shiny new LaVina Marketplace on Narcoossee [...]