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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Food
“Amazing selection of home brews with names as interesting as the beer itself. Good food and live entertainment on weekends. Sunday jazz brunch is excellent. Must try: Fried green tomatoes and Panty Dropper :-)”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“If you like sushi, check out this restaurant. It’s nearby and moderately priced. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Look up Allegiant Airlines. They generally offer the cheapest flights to the area. The commute is 1:20. I've also seen cheap flights on international carriers to Brussels and Paris for 150 euros each way!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“A great bar serving specialty drinks, unique bourbon and liquors too that connects to a furniture store where unique furniture items can be found from around the world! ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“A great place to eat, drink, and sight see. On Lake Monroe, a vibrant scene with live music at several bars Thursday-Sunday. Lots of craft beer places and specialty bars.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“Classic Oviedo restaurant in downtown Oviedo. Great breakfast and lunch food.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“ This is a National Historic Landmark - five museums with fine art exhibit and history displays.”
  • 4 locals recommend
BBQ Joint
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“They have a couple of locations close by. Many people swear this is the best BBQ they have ever had. I've had it - I thought it was good, but a bit pricey.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
  • 4 locals recommend
Route
“Macy's, Dillards, Sears and smaller stores with a food court and movie theater”
  • 3 locals recommend
Gastropub
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  • 3 locals recommend
Department Store
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  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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“Sports bar with everything you'd expect! Lots of TV's for the big game and an excellent menu. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Climbing Gym
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“Where the UCF team trains - and we all just climb - good people there all day every day!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“White table cloths upstairs and casual dining downstairs. Good wine and imported foods shop. Everything is authentic and good. Take a walk around Lake Lily after lunch or dinner. We enjoy the roasted 1/2 chicken and fresh vegetables in the deli. Everything is fabulous upstairs. Good for both business, romance and special occasions.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“THE spot for birthdays and special occasion. A local fixture. Amazing food and fun!”
  • 2 locals recommend