The Orlando Fringe is in full swing for the next two weeks, and seeing all those shows can be thirsty (and hungry) work. Your best bet, as always, is to patronize the vendors on the Fringe Lawn, as well as the Beer Tent and the Booze Tent. The food vendors are open for business weekdays from 5 p.m. to midnight, and weekends from 11 a.m. to midnight. (They are listed below.) The Beer and Booze Tents are open weekdays from 6 p.m. until midnight and weekends noon to 1 a.m.
But once in a while nothing on the lawn strikes your fancy – or perhaps you want to get out of all that fresh air and into some air conditioning. If you absolutely do not want to move your car and you’re willing to walk one (1) mile, below we’ve listed all the options located within a mile of Fringe’s centerpoint, the Orlando Shakes. There are some great places just outside the circle, obviously – and it’s tough to walk as the crow flies, so, literally, your mileage may vary – but in the interests of Serious Data Manipulation (and because we enjoy playing with maps), here’s the one-mile-radius list.
FRINGE LAWN (GROUND ZERO):
Longtime Fringe favorites Good Ones deep-fried cheese curds will return!
Pete & Peg’s Roadhouse Grill
Mug Shots Coffee
Jimmy Bear’s BBQ
Shadrach’s Fiery Furnace Traveling Pizza Co.
Woodson’s Wrap Shack
Miss Vi’s Cook-up
Vegan Hot Dog Cart
Manna International Street Food
Banh Mi Nha Trang Subs
Double J’s Fresh Lemonade
J’s Cone Zone
HOSPITAL (WEST OF LOCH HAVEN PARK):
Cindy’s Café, 2512 N. Orange Ave.
Credo Health Village, 550 E. Rollins St.
Panera Bread Health Village, 2415 N. Orange Ave.
Wendy’s, 2400 N. Orange Ave.
IVANHOE VILLAGE (SOUTHWEST OF LOCH HAVEN PARK):
Better Than Sex – A Dessert Restaurant, 1905 N. Orange Ave.
The Caboose, 1827 N. Orange Ave.
German Backhaus, 1213 N. Orange Ave.
The Greek Corner, 1600 N. Orange Ave.
The Hammered Lamb, 1235 N. Orange Ave.
Imperial Wine Bar, 1800 N. Orange Ave.
Ivanhoe Craft Bar & Packy, 1915 N. Orange Ave.
Ivanhoe Park Brewing Co., 1300 Alden Road
The Lucky Lure, 1427 N. Orange Ave.
M Lounge Rooftop Bar, 2000 N. Orange Ave.
Mesa 21, 1414 N. Orange Ave.
Savoy, 1913 N. Orange Ave.
Sette, 1407 N. Orange Ave.
Ta-Ke Sushi, 1421 N. Orange Ave
White Wolf Café, 1829 N. Orange Ave.
MILLS 50 (SOUTHEAST OF LOCH HAVEN PARK):
Black Rooster Taqueria, 1323 N. Mills Ave.
Conrad’s Shanty, 1205 N. Mills Ave.
The District at Mills 50, 1221 N. Mills Ave.
Firebirds Wood Fired Grill, 1562 N. Mills Ave.
First Watch Mills Park, 1414 N. Mills Ave.
The Guesthouse, 1321 N. Mills Ave.
Hawkers Asian Street Fare, 1103 N. Mills Ave.
Pig Floyd’s Urban Barbakoa, 1326 N. Mills Ave.
Pop Thai, 1227 N. Mills Ave.
St. Matthew’s Tavern, 1300 N. Mills Ave.
Too Much Sauce, 1430 N. Mills Ave.
Will’s Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave.
Yamasan Sushi and Grill, 1606 N. Mills Ave.
VIRGINIA DRIVE (SOUTH OF LOCH HAVEN PARK):
Grape and the Grain, 1110 Virginia Drive
The Hideaway Bar, 516 Virginia Drive
Nora’s Sugar Shack, 636 Virginia Drive
Orlando Meats, 728 Virginia Drive
Quantum Leap Winery, 1312 Wilfred Drive
Santiago’s Bodega, 802 Virginia Drive
Ten10 Brewing Co., 1010 Virginia Drive
The Thirsty Topher, 601 Virginia Drive
WINTER PARK (NORTH OF LOCH HAVEN PARK):
The Bear and Peacock Brewstillery, 1288 N. Orange Ave., Winter Park
Create Your Nature, 1284 N. Orange Ave., Winter Park
Eden’s Fresh, 1330 N. Orange Ave., Winter Park
Einstein Bros. Bagels, 1200 S. Orlando Ave., Winter Park
Foxtail Coffee Co., 1282 N. Orange Ave., Winter Park
The Heavy, 1152 Harmon Ave., Winter Park
Jersey Mike’s Subs, 1150 S. Orlando Ave., Winter Park
Jimmy John’s, 1340 N. Orange Ave., Winter Park