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TheDailyCity.com 2013 Best of Orlando | FOOD


TheDailyCity.com Best of Orlando 2013 | FOOD


The 2013 Categories:
FOOD
MEDIA
EVENTS
CITY LIFE
VISUAL ARTS
PERFORMING ARTS
EPHEMERA
BREAD & BUTTER



Readers voted December 1-31, 2012 right here on the website and these are the winners in the FOOD category.

Best 24/7 Restaurant
1 - Austin’s Coffee (929 W. Fairbanks Ave. Winter Park)
2 - Gino’s Pizza & Brew™ (120 S. Orange Ave.)
3 - Beto’s Mexican Food (7135 S. Orange Blossom Trl.)

Best Burgers
1 - Johnny’s Fillin’ Station (2631 S. Ferncreek Ave.)
2 - Bananas Modern American Diner (924 N. Mills Ave.)
3 - Pine 22 (22 E. Pine St.)

Best Coffee Shop
1 - Stardust Video & Coffee (1842 E. Winter Park Rd.)
2 - Austin’s Coffee (929 W. Fairbanks Ave. Winter Park)
3 - Downtown Credo (706 W. Smith St.)

Best Crazy
1 - Cupcake Crazy (2504 South Alafaya Trl. Ste. 360)
2 - Crazy Grill Brazillian Steakhouse (6432 International Dr.)
3 - Crazy Fish (2759 Old Winter Garden Rd. Ocoee)

Best Cupcakes
1 - Sweet! By Good Golly Miss Holly (711 N. Alafaya Trl.)
2 - Blue Bird Bake Shop (3122 Corrine Dr.)
3 - Rhapsodic Bakery (710 N. Mills Ave.)

Best Dessert
1 - Grown Up Smores @ The Rusty Spoon (55 W. Church St. Ste. 101)
2 - Banana Split Waffle @ Melissa’s Chicken & Waffles (Food Truck)
3 - Kahlua Milk Chocolate Fondue @ Colorado Fondue Company (1016 E. Semoran Blvd. Casselberry)

Best Donuts
1 - Glazed & Infused (available at Audubon Park Community Market)
2 - Bakery Plus (915 E. Michigan St.)
3 - Donuts To Go (1414 W. 1st St. Sanford)

Best Farmers Market
1 - Orlando Farmers Market at Lake Eola Park
2 - Winter Garden Farmers Market
3 - Audubon Park Community Market

Best Food Challenge
1 - Widow Maker @ Bananas Modern American Diner (924 N. Mills Ave.)
2 - Ultimate Fatass Challenge @ Wackadoo’s (4000 Central Florida Blvd.)
3 - Keller’s Challenge @ Keller’s Real Smoked Bar-B-Q (280 S. State Rd. 434, Altamonte Springs)

Best Food Court
1 - The Florida Mall
2 - Altamonte Mall
3 - Orlando International Airport

Best BBQ Food Truck
1 - Up In Smoke BBQ
2 - C&S Brisket Bus
3 - Mama's Fixins BBQ

Best Dessert Food Truck
1 - The Batter Bowl
2 - Charlie's Bakery
3 - Dimples Delights

Best Ethnic Food Truck
1 - Twisted Cuban
2 - SwedeDISH
3 - Wako Taco

Best Gourmet Food Truck
1 - Fork in the Road
2 - 5Gastronomy
3 - Über Good Food Truck

Best Food Truck Logo
1 - The Yum Yum Cupcake Truck
2 - La Empanada Food Truck
3 - Sit ‘n Stay Pet Cafe

Best Food Truck Exterior Design
1 - The Yum Yum Cupcake Truck
2 - Treehouse Truck
3 - Big Wheel Provisions

Best Food Truck Website
1 - TheYumYumCupcakeTruck.com
2 - BigWheelTruckMenu.com
3 - LaEmpanadaTruck.com

Best Froyo
1 - Chilly Spoons Frozen Yogurt Bar (3150 S. Orange Ave.)
2 - Sweet! By Good Golly Miss Molly (711 N. Alafaya Trl.)
3 - Froyos (8014 Conroy Windermere Rd.)

Best Groceries
1 - Freshfields Farm (400 E. Compton St.) (by one vote)
2 - Petty’s Meat Market (2141 W. State Rd. 434, Longwood)
3 - Cavallari Gourmet (1954 W. State Rd. 426, Oviedo)

Best Hospital Food
1 - Winnie Palmer Hospital Cafe @ Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies
2 - Seasons Café @ Florida Hospital Celebration Health
3 - Welch Dining Center @ Florida Hospital Orlando

Best Hot Chocolate
1 - Drunken Monkey Coffee Bar (444 N. Bumby Ave.) (61.3% of the vote)
2 - Axum Coffee (146 W. Plant St. Ste. 110, Winter Garden)
3 - Les Petits Pleasures (2120 Edgewater Dr.)

Best Indian Food
1 - Memories of India (7625 Turkey Lake Rd.)
2 - Moghul Indian Cuisine (401 N. Semoran Blvd. Winter Park)
3 - Woodlands (6040 S. Orange Blossom Trl.)

Best Olive Garden
1 - Winter Park Village (665 N. Orlando Ave. Winter Park)
2 - Millenia Mall (4101 Conroy Rd.)
3 - International Drive (8984 International Dr.)

Best Orlando Export
1 - Tijuana Flats (52.6% of the vote)
2 - The Melting Pot
3 - Sonny’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q

Best Pastries
1 - Charlie’s Gourmet Pastries (3213 Curry Ford Rd.)
2 - Yalaha Bakery (1213 N. Orange Ave.)
3 - Yaya’s (Zaza's) Cuban Café & Bakery (632 Hewett Dr.)

Best Pizza
1 - Anthony’s Pizza Cafe (100 N. Summerlin Ave.)
2 - Lazy Moon Pizza (12269 University Blvd.)
3 - Goodfellas Pizzeria (11865 E. Colonial Dr.)

Best Room Service
1 - Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort
2 - Waldorf Astoria® Orlando
3 - The Peabody Orlando

Best Teahouse
1 - Pom Pom’s Teahouse and Sandwicheria (67 N. Bumby Ave.)
2 - Infusion Tea (1600 Edgewater Dr.)
3 - Natura Café (12078 Collegiate Way)

Best Vegan
1 - Loving Hut (2101 E. Colonial Dr.)
2 - Raphsodic Bakery (710 N. Mills Ave.)
3 - Café 118º (153 E. Morse Rd. Winter Park)

Best Vegetarian
1 - Infusion Tea (1600 Edgewater Dr.)
2 - Garden Cafe (810 W. Colonial Dr.)
3 - Audrey’s Punk Kitchen (Food Truck)


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