Orlando Dining News Round-Up August 13, 2016: Hemingway’s, House of Pho, Fogo de Chão

In this week’s Orlando dining news round-up: limited menus, chef’s dinners, dining discounts, and more. Are you hungry? Let’s dive in…

Hemingway’s debuts Flavors of Summer Menu at Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress
Hemingway’s debuts Flavors of Summer Menu at Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando, starting August 15.

The three-course prix fixe menu features a choice of salad; a choice of entree (Hemingway’s “Cayo Hueso” Crab Cakes, Duvall Street Shrimp Scampi, Chicken Creole or Key West Coast Black Grouper); and a choice of dessert.

Starting at $69 per couple, the three-course #FlavorsOfSummer menu may also be paired with Canvas wines for $89 per couple. For reservations, call 407.239.3854 or book through Open Table.

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The House of Pho official Grand Opening will be on August 14th, 2016. They will have appetizer specials, drink specials, and other fun things. In the mean time, when you order an entree, you get the crunchy spring rolls for free.

House of Pho is located at 8261 John Young Parkway, Orlando, FL, 32819. Phone is 407.930.2100, and you can find them online at houseofphoorlando.com. Happy hour is from 3-6:30pm, and they do take out orders as well.

We’ll have a dining review here on the site tomorrow.

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Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse is offering an email offer for $25 off two full dinner Churrasco experiences in honor of the games in Rio. To sign up for it, visit accesshollywood.com/fogo.

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Jeremiah’s Italian Ice hosts a Gold Medal Celebration on Monday, August 22. From 5-10pm, guests get a % off for every U.S. Gold Medal won in Rio. As of this morning, there have been 20 gold medals won, and there are still 8 more days left to win more! Valid at all locations.

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Krispy Kreme's Flavors of the World offerings

You only have until August 28 to check out Krispy Kreme‘s Flavors of the World offerings. The internationally-inspired treats include the Crème Brûleé doughnut, the Tiramisu doughnut, the Churro doughnut (my favorite!), and the Frozen Dulce de Leche drink.

Central Florida locations include Kissimmee, Millenia, Winter Park, Daytona Beach, and Melbourne. Visit krispykreme.com for more info.

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Next year’s Beard in Baldwin has a date! Mark your calendars for April 8, 2017, and visit beardinbaldwin.com for details as they are released.

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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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