Orlando Dining Round-Up May 7, 2016: Shake Shack, House of Blues Orlando, Restaurant ASH

In this week’s Orlando dining news round-up, charity promotions and a lot of new openings. Are you hungry? Let’s dive in…

Shake Shack is hosting The Great American Shake Sale

Shake Shack is hosting The Great American Shake Sale through May 31. Guests who donate $2 or more to No Kid Hungry will receive a card for a complimentary hand-spun shake (valued at $6.00) redeemable on their next visit. One hundred percent of donations will benefit No Kid Hungry.

Shake Shack’s May Custard Calendar is baked goods-inspired. This year’s flavors are Caramel Pretzel, Oatmeal Crème Pie, Red Velvet, Cookies N’ Chocolatey Cream, Brownie Batter and Strawberry Cheesecake. All flavors can be spun into rich and creamy shakes.

There are two Central Florida Shake Shack locations, in Winter Park and at I-Drive 360. Visit shakeshack.com for details.

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Every Tuesday in May, House of Blues Orlando is offering their popular Voodoo Shrimp for 50% off the menu price for members of their free email list. This dish features sautéed jumbo shrimp, simmered in an amber beer reduction on top of housemade jalapeño cornbread. Visit houseofblues.com for the newsletter sign-up.

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Restaurant ASH is set to open May 9 at 11am. Located at 912 N. Mills Ave, Executive Chef Ashley Nickell and Chef de Cuisine Dan Ryan (both contestants on “Hell’s Kitchen”), have created a fast casual menu of sandwiches, salads, burgers, soup, and more.

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Paramount Lebanese Kitchen, the newest Central Florida dining location for Paramount Foods U.S.A., has opened in Lake Mary. The fast casual eatery offers Lebanese and Mediterranean cuisine. It’s located at 1145 Town Park Avenue, Suite 1211, in Colonial Town Park, and you can find them on Facebook.

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BurgerFi has just been announced for the new Margaritaville Resort that’s opening in Kissimmee on Hwy 192 near State Road 429, west of Disney. The resort is set to open in mid-2018. There are currently six BurgerFi locations in Central Florida.

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Bar Louie is set to open new location near Orlando airport this Spring. It will be located at 7015 S. Semoran Blvd, which is the former location of TR Fire Grill before it relocated to Winter Park. The brand has two other Central Florida locations at The Rialto on Sand Lake Rd in Dr. Phillips, and at the Plaza on University near UCF.

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It looks like Propagation in the Mills 50 district will be closing the store and coffee bar at the end of May. On their Instagram page @_propagation_, they announced have decided to focus on interior design and furniture full time.

h/t: Bungalower

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That’s it for this week. If you have any Central Florida dining news to share, drop it in comments or send it to us via our contact form. We’ll credit you if we use it.

About Michelle Snow

Michelle is the owner and editor of CitySurfing Orlando. She also owns Zengrrl.com, is a freelance writer specializing in travel and entertainment, and has authored/co-authored four guidebooks on Orlando and Florida. She lives in Orlando near Disney, and hears Magic Kingdom fireworks every night.
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