CitySurfing Orlando’s Picks For Cinco De Mayo 2020 In Central Florida .. #CincoDeMayo #OrlandoToGo

In the Orlando-area, there are several bars and restaurants that participate in Cinco de Mayo with parties and drink specials. Here are some of the best options we've found.

Cinco de Mayo is an annual holiday in Mexico, which commemorates the Mexican army’s unlikely victory over the French forces of Napoleon III on May 5, 1862, at the Battle of Puebla.

American’s celebrate Cinco de Mayo, too, but let’s be honest…it’s mostly an opportunity to celebrate Mexican culture, and enjoy adult Mexican beverages.

But in 2020, Cinco de Mayo will be celebrated for the most part at home due to COVID-19.

Thankfully several Orlando-area restaurants are stepping up with take-out meals and beverage kits for you to purchase for your own celebration.

Here are some of the best options I’ve found (some offerings are available on more than May 5, and are noted as such):

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Orlando Area Dining News Round-Up For April 24, 2020: Tapa Toro, Taverna Opa, Downtown CREEDO, F&D Woodfired Italian Kitchen, F&D Cantina, Barnie’s Coffee, and More .. #OrlandoFoodies

Tapa Toro paella. photo courtesy of Tapa Toro

There is a lot of Central Florida foodie news to report on from reopenings to supporting our frontline and healthcare workers to virtual tastings.

Here is the news you need to know this week:

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Orlando Dining News Round-Up November 11 2016: 1921NVA, PizzeRizzo, Baoery

In this week’s Orlando dining news round-up: new openings, new brunches, special dining events, and a couple of closings. Are you hungry? Let’s dive in…

1921 by Norman Van Aken will start Sunday brunch service November 13.

1921 by Norman Van Aken will start Sunday brunch service November 13. The menu is a la carte and features dishes such as Corn Tamale Scramble, Acorn Squash Salad, Chicken & Waffles served with Asian spiced syrup, and the Full Moon Saloon Fish Sandwich with frites.

Hours are 11:30am to 2pm, and reservations are suggested. The restaurant is located at 142 East 4th Avenue in Mount Dora.

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Out and About: Cows ‘n Cabs Offered a Delicious Sample of Central Florida’s Best Restaurants

As the sun set on Saturday, October 24, I found myself at a tented area near Central Park in Winter Park. The smell of food forcast a tasty evening ahead, as I checked in at Cows ‘n Cabs registration table.

Cows 'n Cabs

The sounds of a live band playing contemporary country accompanied my journey inside as I went from booth to booth sampling offerings from some of Central Florida’s best resturants, like Todd English’s BlueZoo, 4 Rivers Smokehouse, K Restaurant, Se7en Bites, Norman’s Orlando, and more.

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