|Address||124 Park Ave. N.|
From the folks at Luma on Park, Prato is an Italian concept that features a wood-burning pizza oven and pizzaiola station in the dining room. Pizzas are good, though the thin crusts tend to char easily if not watched closely. Pasta is made fresh in-house, and most pasta dishes are available in half portions, a dandy idea.
Prato's decor is rustic and casual. This is currently the hottest restaurant in town, and can be quite crowded. Expect waits, even for bar seating.... Read more
4040 Central Florida Parkway
A second restaurant for celebrity chef and James Beard Award winner Melissa Kelly. The food is only ostensibly Italian with more creative touches menuwide.
Kelly was one of the first to promote the use of local ingredients. Most of the herbs used in the restaurant are grown outside the kitchen door.
The well-rested lamb is good and so is the pork saltimbocca. Have the banana Napoleon for dessert.
The decor is upscale, and while jackets are not requested, you wouldn't feel out of place wearing one.... Read more
|Address||3201 Edgewater Drive|
|Address||2759 Old Winter Garden Road|