Restaurant Listings

Chatham’s Place

Address7575 Dr. Phillips Blvd.
CityOrlando
Phone407-345-2992
Price Level$$$$
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Brunch


M, T, W, TH, F, Sat,
No brunch offered
Wheelchair AccessYes
BeveragesFull Bar
Noise LevelQuiet
Outdoor DiningNo
Late NightNo
Scott's Review

Chatham's Place has gone through some changes, and much more than the fact that there are no members of the Chatham family involved in the restaurant. That's not an issue; Louis Chatham, who served as executive chef, and his mother, Bettye, who ran the dining room in those first years, sold the operation years ago to Chatham's sous chef, Tony Lopez, the maitre d', Maurice Colindres, and a hostess, Carol Conwell. The three of them kept it going as strong as ever, perhaps stronger. It was clear that this was an operation of love for the three of them, and they worked together to make it a continued success.

Many of the dishes that became signatures back in Louis Chatham's days remain on the menu, including the Florida black grouper, which has been one of my favorite Central Florida entrees for many years. It features a fresh fillet, thick and white, lightly sauteed and topped with pecan butter and scallions, dusted with just a soupcon of cayenne pepper. The pecan butter places the dish firmly in the south and the pepper points it towards New Orleans. But with the use of Florida black grouper I think we can just claim this one as one of our native dishes, don't you?

Address:

7575 Dr. Phillips Blvd.
Orlando

Contact Data:

Phone: 407-345-2992
Website: http://chathamsplace.com/