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Feb 11, 2009 11:10 AM

Winterpark for Lunch

I know of only one spot for lunch in Winterpark, the Park Plaza Garden. Does anyone have other suggestions for a group of 8?

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  1. Can't go wrong with the Briar Patch on Park Ave, and also Spice Steakhouse on Park Ave as well.

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    1. re: Bill Leonard

      Lunch is premire in Winter park. I used to work there and the choices are limitless. They have everything! AUTHENTIC mexican,thai, middle eastern,carribean, cuban, french and italian. You can even have REAL english pub grub at the Fiddlers green. My coworkers and i would sneak off every friday payday lunch to the fiddlers for a tall pint of esb,,just one of the 23 imports they carry and some of the best Irish cuisine around. People don't think of going there durring the day so you will be seated right away in a spacious dark dining room all to yourself. I reccommend the potato pancakes served with smoked salmon and chive dip.I love the briar patch but if you go there with eight people you might be waiting quite a while for a table. If it is a rainy day you might have better luck.

    2. Luma (, Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine (, Hot Olives (, Dexter's (

      1. Hot Olives is fabulous for a group.

        1. Hot Olives is wonderful for lunch, great for a group that size.

          I enjoy 310Park South, there is something for everyone on the menu.

          Luma on Park, also nice for a group.

          Ravenous pig has a nice big table for larger groups on the pub side, love RP!

          Briarpatch is a bit cramped, though people don't seem to mind. The pile them in there! :) Bosphorus Turkish Cuisine, is wonderful.

          I hope the weather is nice, allow for some walking the avenue time.

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          1. re: winechic

            Luma is only open for Brunch on weekends, which I neglected to post!

          2. I vote Briarpatch ( get there early) or Luma on Park