Orlando

Disney’s Hollywood Studios’ Newest Star: The Hollywood Brown Derby Lounge

What was once a dream of the Food & Beverage team at Disney's Hollywood Studios' Brown Derby Restaurant is now a reality. The rumors quickly turned to truth and this past weekend marked the opening of the Brown Derby Lounge. Husband and I could not wait to go and I am happy to share our… Continue reading Disney’s Hollywood Studios’ Newest Star: The Hollywood Brown Derby Lounge

Orlando

The Top 5 Outdoor Bars at Universal Orlando

Universal Orlando is decidedly more adult oriented than Walt Disney World, and honestly that's why I love the occasional getaway there. For my latest contribution to Orlando Informer, I created a countdown of the Top 5 Outdoor Bars at Universal Orlando. Cheers and enjoy! http://www.orlandoinformer.com/2013/the-big-5-top-five-outdoor-bars-universal-orlando/  

Orlando

Bummed about Bloodhound Brew

In a moment of spontaneity, I finally ventured off to visit Bloodhound Brew. There's been plenty of talk about this "pub & eatery", especially amongst the hospitality crowd. When they first opened I jumped online to view their menu and was immediately intrigued by the "frog dog", a vegetarian sausage. Plenty of other creative, seemingly elevated bar and… Continue reading Bummed about Bloodhound Brew

Central Florida Suburbs

The Hourglass Brewery: Time Well Spent

Nestled inside a set of three, small, white home-like buildings sits the Hourglass Brewery and Tap Room.  You'll find this unique, local brewery in Longwood, Florida neighboring the historic district.  Really, there is no place like it in the area.  Here you can enjoy a wide variety of beer brewed on-site.  The Hourglass sells their… Continue reading The Hourglass Brewery: Time Well Spent

Central Florida Suburbs

Two Atypical Movie Theaters

The dog days of summer are still upon us in Orlando.  However, the summer blockbuster season is beginning to fade to black.  What are we, seekers of escaping the heat, to do? There are two unique movie theaters in the Central Florida area that offer an alternative movie experience. The Enzian - Maitland, FL The Enzian… Continue reading Two Atypical Movie Theaters