Many times business groups find themselves looking for great places where they can eat and socialize outside of the office setting. In Orlando we have many great food options from around the world. We have restaurants that are suited for all occasions, budgets and most importantly taste palettes. The dinner table is a great place to discuss new business opportunities, or current happenings within the company and as well as a great way to bond and network with members of your team or from outside parties. Visiting a great restaurant that can provide great vibes, food & drinks and cater to the needs of your business party both efficiently and effectively goes a long way. At Cindtoro, we enjoy visiting various restaurants that are able to accommodate our team so we have included a few of our recommended lunch and dinner options, in no particular order.
Nona Blue Modern Tavern– 9685 Lake Nona Village Pl, Orlando, FL 32827
Located within the beautiful Lake Nona area, Nona Blue Modern Tavern is a beautiful restaurant and bar providing a warm yet classy atmosphere. It is a great place to connect with others while enjoying great food and an even better ambiance. They offer a diverse menu that almost anyone can enjoy. They have a large variety of options, with shareables that are a great option for groups or as a single meal. Additionally, have a centrally located bar within the restaurant that offers 16 different types of craft beers and an extensive selection of wines. They are typically open from 11am-10pm Mon-Thurs, 11am-11pm Fri-Sat, and 10am-10pm on Sun. Reservations are encouraged to ensure seating at the desired time. You can call the restaurant for further information at (407) 313-0027.
Cooper’s Hawk Winery and Restaurant – Waterford Lakes & International Drive
Cooper’s Hawk offers a great classy upscale casual dining experience. They have two locations within Orlando, at Waterford Lakes and International Drive, allowing guests to visit the most convenient location. They offer a contemporary American style menu that is influenced by flavors from around the world. In addition, to the great food offerings they offer an amazing selection of wines that pair nicely with the meals. They have special wine tasting rooms so that guests can expand their palate and enjoy different types of wine while enjoying their food. Reservations are not required but are highly recommended. They are typically open from 11am-10pm Sun-Thurs and 11am-9pm on Fri-Sat. For further information you can visit their website.
The Monroe – 448 N Terry Ave.Orlando, FL 32801
Located within the heart of Downtown Orlando in the Creative Village, The Monroe is a great place for entertainment, getting a bite to eat or enjoying a cup of coffee. Their restaurant captures the great and rich history of the city of Orlando. The menu offers lots of childhood favorites but with a unique twist. They typically serve their lunch menu from 11am-3pm Tues-Sat. They have large spaces for group events or business lunches/dinners and they offer a unique menu for group events. So whether you are grabbing a quick lunch with colleagues or looking to have a business event the Monroe has you covered. You can call the restaurant for further information at (407) 734-2102.
Bulla GastroBar– 110 S Orlando Ave #7, Winter Park, FL 32789
Beautifully inspired by Spain, Bulla GastroBar is located within Winter Park. Their menu is inspired by Spanish cuisine. They offer a special lunch time menu that is tapas style, which allows you to try many different dishes at the same time. You are able to get small plates or large plates that can be shared among everyone ultimately the choice is yours. They also offer private dining experiences for larger groups. Their hours do vary throughout the week so you can refer to their website for more information on the exact day and time. For more information about Bulla GastroBar Winter Park location you can contact them at 321-214-6120.
A great dinner option with 3 locations within the Orlando area. They provide themselves in providing a very detailed yet personalized experience for their clients providing them with great food and atmosphere. Bonefish Grill is an amazing choice for seafood lovers who are looking to dive deeper into their enjoyment of different types and quality of seafood. They also offer group dining for your event or business meeting, you can call the restaurant and further assist you with setting a date and time along with a suitable menu for your event. They are open until. For more information and hours of operation you can visit their website to find the best suited location for you and your group.
310 Lakeside – 301 E Pine St, Orlando, FL 32801
This beautiful restaurant is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando, which makes a great early dinner option if you work or are attending to business within the downtown area. This restaurant offers amazing views of Lake Eola. They also have private dining options as well as full buyout options if desired. You are able to select various dinner packages that are best suited for your group. Their typical dinner menu includes New American style cuisine with affordable pricing. Their hours of operation are 11am-10pm Mon-Sat and 10am-10pm Sun. If you are looking to book a reservation or learn more about 310 Lakeside you can visit their website or give them a call at 407-373-0310.
DoveCote Restaurant – 390 N Orange Ave Suite 110, Orlando, FL 32801
DoveCote is an award winning restaurant that is conveniently located in Downtown Orlando near the Amway Center, Dr. Phillips Center Art Center and the Orlando City Soccer Stadium. They offer a diverse menu with raw bar options, different types of meats and seafood as well as an extensive selection of beers and wines. In addition, they offer private event dining in one of their many rooms, or even at their outside veranda. Their hours of operation are 11:30am-10pm Mon-Fri, 10:30am-2:30pm, 5:30-11pm Sat, and 10:30am-2:30pm on Sun. For more information you can contact them at (407) 930-1700 or visit their website.
We’ve presented many amazing options that you can choose from when looking for a great place to have a business lunch or dinner or perhaps even a business event. They are quite accommodating and receptive to larger parties. At Cindtoro, we hope that you were able to find these recommendations useful.