Whatever flavor your tastebuds are craving can be found right on Church Street in Downtown Orlando. This iconic street in the heart of the city has a large number of the top rated restaurants in Orlando. The historic and beautiful section of Downtown Orlando is filled with energy and where you (and everyone else) want to be on the weekend, so be sure to book ahead! Let’s take a look at some of our picks for the best restaurants in Downtown Orlando!
17 W Church St, Orlando, FL 32801
Kres Chophouse, voted the best restaurant in Downtown Orlando by multiple sources, takes a fresh approach to steak and provides a historic dining experience located within the landmark 1930s Kress building in downtown Orlando. Ample portions and the finest ingredients including hand cut to order and aged in-house Prime Beef and fresh Florida coastal fish and regional seafood delivered daily make this a must-try for all foodies. Sip on one of their Kres Classic cocktails like the New York Sour, a mix of Bourbon, Simple, Lemon, Malbec, or ask their extremely friendly and knowledgeable staff for a wine recommendation.
325 S Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32801
A must try for a romantic date night is The Boheme. The Boheme’s chic but edgy decor, glowing red light, and jazz music create the perfect ambiance for a night of romance. The dinner menu features exceptionally prepared dishes such as Center Cut Fillet Mignon aged a minimum of 14 days and Cognac flamed tenderloin with roasted mushrooms and Yukon mash. With 3 course prix-fixe menus starting around $50, you definitely get more than what you pay for at The Boheme.
The Rusty Spoon
55 W Church St Ste 101, Orlando, FL 32801
For something more casual try The Rusty Spoon, which serves up modern twists on classic American dishes. Their menu boasts a wide variety from Slow Braised Lamb to Handmade Farfalle, “haystack” fries, and ½ lb Grass Fed Beef Stuffed with Bacon & Gruyere. Pair this with a wine from their impressive wine list or one of the dozens of craft or draught beers available. Wrap it all together in a beautiful, open and airy space with tall ceilings and the perfect lighting and you have an amazing downtown Orlando dining experience!
22 E Pine St, Orlando, FL 32801
Artisan’s Table is known for their creative American dishes, craft cocktails & coffee bar. With an ever-changing menu inspired by the freshest seasonal ingredients, stop in for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and the all day happy hour in the bar! Try the Fluffernutter Latte made with peanut butter and marshmallow fluff at the coffee bar or one of their signature cocktails like the Dublin Mule, made with Irish whiskey, ginger syrup, lime juice, and ginger beer. Since their menu changes almost daily based on the best ingredients available you’re sure to find an exquisitely prepared creative dish here. Be sure to take note of their decor which features handmade furniture & art from local artists & artisans!
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