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Cafe Caobana

Cafe Caobana will be offering:

Lunch Special – $10

Choice of:
-Encebollado Steak
Well-seasoned, garnished with onions and mojo

-Ropa Vieja (Shredded Beef)
Shredded beef seasoned with spices, green peppers, onions, tomatoes, well cooked on tomato sauce

-Lechon Asado ( Roasted Pork) Roasted Pork Lightly sautéed with onion and garlic sauce

Dessert: Flan
Fountain Drink

Cuban Sandwich with soda $5.99

Breakfast specials – $8
Choice of:
-Caobana’s Omelette

-3 eggs omelette with ham, chorizo (Spanish sausage) cheese, green peppers, onions served with French and Cuban toast

-Jaguey Grande

-2 scrambled eggs, Cuban cut steak with sautéed onions, cheese and shoestrings fries on Cuban bread toasted

Cafe Caobana is located at:
73 South Semoran Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32807

Shin Jung Korean BBQ & Grill Bulgogi

Shin Jung Korean BBQ & Grill Bulgogi will be offering:

$44.00 Prix Fixe

Any order of two BBQ + one Dolset Bibimbap

-Beef Bolgogi
-Pork Bulgogi
-Chicken BBQ
-Un-marinated Pork Belly (at the table)
-Un-marinated Beef Brisket (at the table)
-Un-marinated Pork Skirt Steak (at the table)

PLUS

Dolset Bibimbap – Rice, bean sprouts, carrot, radish, mushroom, zucchini, chopped rib-eye beef and fried egg on top, mixed with pepper paste in a sizzling stone pot, served with miso.

Shin June Korean BBQ & Grill Bulgogi is located at:
1638 East Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL 32803

Firebirds

Return to 2017 Main Streets Restaurant Week

 Firebirds in Mills 50 District will offer a dinner option with 3 courses for $30 and a lunch special with 2 courses for $16.

 

Dinner – 3 courses for $30
First Course
• Chile-Spiced Calamari Crispy calamari with sweet chile sauce, green onions and toasted pumpkin seeds
• Homemade Soup of the day or Chicken Tortilla soup
• BLT, Mixed Greens or Caesar Salad

Main Course
• Creole Seared Mahi With shrimp, summer corn, asparagus, portabella mushrooms and tomatoes in a roasted garlic chardonnay cream sauce; served with parmesan mashed potatoes
• Wood-Fired Pineapple Teriyaki Beef Tenderloin Served with asparagus and crispy herb-tossed fingerling potatoes
• Pineapple Chicken Citrus seasoned, grilled and topped with pineapple salsa; served with fresh vegetables
• Santa Fe Pasta Seared shrimp and salmon tossed with Fettuccini pasta, tomatoes, chorizo in a parmesan chardonnay cream sauce
Desserts
• Crème Brule Cheesecake Squares
• Chocolate Brownie Cake Sundae
• Key Lime Pie with white chocolate sauce
• Warm Carrot Cake with salted caramel sauce
Lunch – 2 courses for $16

First Course
• Homemade Soup of the day or Chicken Tortilla soup
• BLT, Mixed Greens or Caesar Salad

Second Course
• Chicken Sorrento Salad Chile-rubbed wood grilled chicken tossed with ripe tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, mixed greens and balsamic vinaigrette
• Mushroom & Chipotle Gouda Burger Wood-grilled burger, herbed portabella mushrooms, chipotle gouda cheese, topped with a grilled jalapeño garnish
• Santa Fe Pasta- Seared shrimp and salmon tossed with Fettuccini pasta, tomatoes, chorizo in a parmesan chardonnay cream sauce
• Pineapple Chicken Citrus seasoned, grilled and topped with pineapple salsa; served with fresh vegetables

Firebirds is located at:
1562 North Mills Avenue, Orlando, FL 32803

The City of Orlando Celebrates National Small Business Week

Orlando Mayor Dyer and the City of Orlando Celebrate National Small Business Week 2017

As part of National Small Business Week, April 30 – May 6, the City of Orlando is recognizing the great contributions of the entrepreneurs and small business owners in our Orlando Main Streets, the City’s nine unique neighborhood commercial districts Continue reading The City of Orlando Celebrates National Small Business Week

Local New Year’s Eve Celebrations You Should Know About

There’s never a shortage of New Year’s Ever celebrations in our City for people of all ages to enjoy. Ring in 2017 at one of these local NYE parties:

Event listing will be updated as information becomes available. Please note, all events listed fall within our Orlando Main Street districts.

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Small Business Saturday Deals in the Orlando Main Streets

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Shop Small in the Orlando Main Streets!

Holiday shopping season is upon us! What better way to find a unique and one-of-a-kind gift for everyone on your shopping list than to shop small? In honor of Small Business Saturday, Mayor Dyer and the City of Orlando invite all residents on Saturday, November 26 to make a conscious decision to patronize the small, locally-owned businesses in our community – many of which are located in our Downtown and Orlando Main Streets Districts.

Shopping small not only helps you check off your holiday gift list, but it is also a way to give the gift of opportunity to our City. The City’s thriving small business community provides much-needed goods and services and drive our local economy by creating new jobs and opportunities, ultimately enhancing the quality of life for residents.

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The Milk District Story

This Monday, The Milk District became the 10th district to join the Orlando Main Streets program after being approved for funding by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and the Orlando City Council. Tommy Barger, the owner of Space Bar and president of The Milk District Board, and Falon Quillen, owner of Etoile Boutique and the district’s promotion committee chair, offer insight into the Milk District’s history and how it will benefit from participating in the Orlando Main Streets program.

The Milk District

In 1925, a local Rollins College graduate by the name of Thomas Gilbert Lee decided to go into the dairy business. He purchased some land on the corner of Bumby Avenue and Colonial Drive to build his pasture.

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24 Representations of Pride in the Orlando Main Streets

This weekend our City welcomes thousands of visitors for the 2016 Come Out With Pride Parade and Festival. This year, the parade holds an even greater significance for our City, serving as a celebration of life and remembrance for the 49 victims of the Pulse tragedy.

To further celebrate our City’s pride and inclusion, we’ve collected a number of art pieces, items and locations that represent pride in our Orlando Main Streets.

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