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“Great bar vibe” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Prato

Prato
124 North Park Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32789
+1 407-262-0050
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Ranked #7 of 241 Restaurants in Winter Park
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $16 - $30
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Television, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Morse and Park Avenue
Description: Blending simplicity and inspiration, Prato celebrates cuisine from Italy's rich culinary landscape, seamlessly blending Italian classics with modern techniques and seasonal ingredients. Celebrated chef, Brandon McGlamery entices guests with dishes ranging from light primi and insalata choices to savory, handcrafted pastas and inventive Italian entrees. By offering a variety of Spanish and Italian varietals and blends, we help our guests to discover complex, unique and lesser known wines that excited and delight their palettes. With a long bar that runs through the center of the restaurant, dining at Prato offers a communal and social atmosphere.
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126 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
“Great bar vibe”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Food was very good, prices reasonable...a little noisy but it was a bar. Great place to hang with friends for a night out.

Visited March 2013
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Orlando, Florida
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Good pizza, for italians”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

I been in this nice restaurant with my girlfriend. We got an appetizer (Crostino) that was really good and 2 pizza. The dough of the pizza was really good and it was cook perfectly. Also really good the stuff over and the sauce. Good and friendly service, good italians wines especially the chianti. Just a problem... The pizza was really difficult to digest. Probably 2 pizza are too much for 2 skinny guys.
Prices a little expansive.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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113 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“Best gourmet Italian meal I've ever had!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013 via mobile

I've traveled all over Italy and never had an Italian meal as good as this! Red wine marinated olives served warm were an amazing starter alone with meatballs served with a polenta sauce. For dinner I had yellowtail snapper was amazing served with an herbal orzo and fresh vegetables- just beautiful! Atmosphere is bustling but classy and understandably busy. Service was excellent also and although the place was packed we were well taken care of. If you love Italian and the classy ambiance of Winter Park it's a perfect blend!

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Florida
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86 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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“Excellent Dinning Experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

My wife and I celebrated our 6 year anniversary along Park Ave, Winter Park. Despite the pouring rain and harsh winds/lightning, we ventured to our reservation (strongly suggested). First time at this restaurant and we were nothing but amazed with the service and food quality. Our server Kirsten was delightful and friendly. We had some great recommendations which we couldn't resist ordering! They were simply amazing. The ambiance is unique, having visited Italy before, this Italian restaurant is true urban Italy - without the culture shock! Mixture of attire though, some kids in Jerseys and Hats, others in business attire, and some in cocktail attire. Seems all are welcome. My only minor issue was the white napkins which "shed" all over my black pants - might suggest getting alternative napkins/towels. Kirsten was engaging, but also let us enjoy our time together - which is very rare in this industry. I could go on and on about our great experience, but to sum it up, excellent food, amazing service, wonderful experience! Thank you Kirsten for making our anniversary special - even swapping out the complimentary dessert for another option =)

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Orlando, Florida
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64 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Love This Place!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

I have stopped in here before to have a drinks at the bar. Staff are very friendly and the bartenders mix a great drink. Ate here for Easter Brunch and loved it! The atmosphere is fun and the food was exquisite! I had the seven layer vegetable lasagna and my son had the lamb cannoli. Great dishes and made with fresh products from local farms. There was so much food we both took enough home for another meal! Can't wait to go back and try some more dishes! I do suggest getting reservations as they are always busy in the evenings.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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