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New Noodles: Bashu Hot Pot Now Open, Ramen Revolution Opens This Fall, And More | Tip glass | Orlando


OPENINGS: The Tavern Bar & Grill opened in the old Vinyl Tapas Lounge / MamaJuana Latin Bistro in downtown 75 E. Colonial Drive. They offer a list of sandwiches, rice bowls, and wraps, plus a full bar and weekend brunch … The Bashu Hot Pot opened on the Golden Sparkling Plaza at 5600 W. Colonial Drive Todd Ulmer’s restaurant (Stardust Lounge, Aku Aku Tiki Bar) and Wendy Connor (Abbey, Mezz) will open in the long-standing house of Dexter’s Thornton Park at 808 E. Washington St. Daniel Weber, one-time delivery manager – KitchenAF concept only, will develop the menu … Continue! Gnarly Barley will soon be moving into the room that features a number of fancy restaurants from Sette to Stir to Nova. The Craft Beer Shop and Sandwich Bar will remain in their current location at 7431 S. Orange Ave. The move is expected … Ramen Revolution, a concept by Santiago’s bodega owner Jason Dugan, will open later this year in the old Orlando Meats room … Bombay Street Kitchen, an Indian concept by Amit Kumar (Aashirwad), Bombay Cafe, Tamarind), opened at 6215 S. OBT … Look for Jason and Sue Chin’s new concept, The Monroe, opening this month on the ground floor of Julian Apartments. Josh Oakley (Smiling Bison) is the head chef.

NEWS + EVENTS: Smokemade Meats & Eats by Tyler Brunache will host a pop-up at Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company on April 10th from 1pm to 7pm, on April 17th at the Whippoorwill Beer House and on April 25th at Redlight Redlight. He’ll be serving his brand of Central Texas-style grilled dishes … The Swan and Dolphin Spring Food & Wine Classic will be held from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm on April 17th as a one-night event with unlimited food, tastings of drinks and live music instead. The cost is $ 125 … Orlando Taco Week, produced by Orlando Weekly, runs April 20th through May 4th. More than 30 restaurants offer $ 5 taco specials. Visit for more.

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Janet Smith