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Primo

#402 of 3,261 Restaurants in Orlando
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4040 Central Florida Parkway, JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes, Orlando, FL 32837 (John Young Parkway)
+1 407-393-4444
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This restaurant is at JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for: Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Description: Primo specializes in Italian cuisine with an emphasis on fresh ingredients,...
Primo specializes in Italian cuisine with an emphasis on fresh ingredients, an outstanding wine list and exceptional service. The restaurant features on-site organic gardens. Located at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes with a captivating view of a tropical paradise and Greg Norman designed golf course, you will enjoy the Primo experience.
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  • 155
    Excellent
  • 58
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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It has been a while since we've had a really good meal to boast about so it's nice to have something to write about tonight. This is a special occasion kind of place since it's pricey, but you won't be disappointed! I love that they have their own garden and grow a lot of their own ingredients. I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
SockMonkey67
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Kelowna, Canada
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Horseheads, New York
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143 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined here for dinner. Sat across from line cook area. Very enjoyable. The service is impeccable. The food is great. Seafood entrees very good. My wife always gets the pork saltinbocca. Save room for their zeppoles. Over all, an excellent dining experience>

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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63 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Orlando. The restaurant has kind of a rustic vibe; the food is superb and totally memorable. The service is excellent. I have been here several times and am always so happy with the experience.

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1 Thank southendgirlfriend
Kelowna, Canada
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89 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It has been a while since we've had a really good meal to boast about so it's nice to have something to write about tonight. This is a special occasion kind of place since it's pricey, but you won't be disappointed! I love that they have their own garden and grow a lot of their own ingredients. I had some... More 

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Thank SockMonkey67
Naples, FL
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having had dinner 4 or 5 times at Primo, we were looking forward to another nice dinner. We live in Naples, FL, but come into Orlando to travel international. This time we were traveling to Dubai. We really like the JW Marriott and know their restaurant meets their high standards. How shocked we were on our last visit to Primo.... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay, there are reasons to go to Orlando other than eating well, but it is possible to have fun at the table too. Located in the JW Marriot hotel, Primo a cosy italian famous by chef Melissa Kelly farm fresh ingredients grown locally. It is a good idea to order a salad as a first dish, specially because main follow... More 

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Thank Fabio P
Merrick, New York
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Visited Primo Wednesday evening, and thanks to Mike at the front entry table, we were seated well before our expected wait time, and were very attentively served throughout the evening. The food was delicious, especially my farm salad and scallop.pasta entree. The homemade bread was warm and hearty too. Elegant, yet laid back all around. Will return, again thanks to... More 

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Leesburg, Virginia
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

We were off to a good start, this is am inviting place, nice decor, friendly staff. First course of stuffed dates were tasty (although why they serve 3 pieces to a party of two baffles me - perhaps they should price by the piece). Antipasta plate was very interesting, a few unusual touches. Then came dinner. Both dinners were barely... More 

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Thank homefree2011
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

After booking a table for dinner at 8.30 pm and dressing for dinner we arrived to be sat in the middle of what felt like macdonalds ! Half the restaurant was full of adult dinners and the rest was families with noisy kids . We were sat in the middle of the kids section and felt really uncomfortable .Dont get... More 

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Thank Reddottyback
GrandeLakesOrlando, Primo Management at Primo, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding your experience in Primo. I apologize that we failed to meet your expectations. At Primo we strive to provide exceptional farm-to-table dining to our guests of all ages. I am confident that if you had stayed to enjoy dinner you would have had an experience that you would always remember fondly. I hope that... More 

Barbados
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

Delicious food, wonderful menu and good service. Pricey but not over the top. Make reservations early as it is often inaccessible. Would be disappointing to miss it.

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2 Thank RoyalWestmoreland
Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

My favorite restaurant from the day it opened. Many dinners and many great experiences. But this last time was a "Fiasco", waiter did not want be there for some reason he came a cross pushy and unfriendly. White wine served at room temperature. Most the food was cold. Non of the managers ever approached the table. When we left no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4040 Central Florida Parkway, JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes, Orlando, FL 32837
    (John Young Parkway)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-393-4444

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 48
  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic

Description

Primo specializes in Italian cuisine with an emphasis on fresh ingredients, an outstanding wine list and exceptional service. The restaurant features on-site organic gardens. Located at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes with a captivating view of a tropical paradise and Greg Norman designed golf course, you will enjoy the Primo experience.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?