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$5 - $11
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American, International, Fusion
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed November 6, 2021 via mobile

Very friendly staff and quick service. The Reuben panini is excellent if you like blue cheese. I had the meat lover’s panini and it was delicious. The air-fried fries were also delicious.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed November 4, 2021

I was there and it was reallz good. I ordered some hot krust panini and it was really good. I will come again

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed July 28, 2021 via mobile

The food is served quickly and the workers are very hospitable. I got “Sal’s Curry Chicken” panini and was pleasantly surprised with how spicy it was. Not too mild and not too spicy.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed April 20, 2021 via mobile

We chose here because white castle isn't opened yet. Total bummer! However the food and customer service did not let us down. This is a healthier lunch and the food is extremely fresh. The panini bread was crisp on the outside and soft inside. The...spicy Sal was extremely spicy; you've been warned. The cheese was great. The chutney curry mustard is life changing. It's out of this world. The chicken was good but really dry. That's why this ended up a four. The fries were very good and you couldn't tell they were baked. Customer service was top notch and helpful. I would recommend this place and try it again for sure!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed May 9, 2020

I had no idea that fried food could taste so good if it wasn't fried! Waffle fries, sweet potato waffle fries and tater tots. All air fried and so much better for you than fried food. I go back to this place all the time...just for the tots. Incredible.More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed February 11, 2020

I found this restaurant on Trip Advisor and decided to try it on my Orlando trip. The place is a bit tricky to find. It is a small place with only a few tables in a strip mall. There are some outdoor tables. I decided...to order take out. The panini was delicious and the prices very affordable. There are many interesting options on the menu. I will definitely stop here again on my next Orlando trip. I highly recommend it.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 20, 2020

We were getting ready to head home from Orlando on Sunday and wanted to find a quick bite to eat with an outdoor area so we could bring our dog with us. This was the perfect place! Everyone was so nice and the food was...delicious! A very sweet lady (I'm assuming the owner) came outside to check on us several times, chatted with us and struck up conversation with a 6 year old daughter (who can be somewhat shy)... She even checked on our pup! It's hard to find that genuine kind of service nowadays. We will definitely be back!!More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 4, 2020 via mobile

Excellent choices and she will guide you if you’re not sure.Also extremely nice service with a smile even before opening time.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 30, 2019 via mobile

We ordered from here using the DoorDash App. It arrived quickly and everything was correct. They bagged the food well and everything was labeled. It was nice and hot. Most importantly everything tasted great. I had the Philly Cheese Panini. Awesomely I should have ordered...two so good.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2019

they got the best panini, and the best fillings here, and they got some funky fries to throw on the side. good for lunch

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed December 4, 2019 via mobile

I could literally eat there every single day. Their food was amazing. Delicious. Great spot for a quick panini and with so many options. Menu varies from vegan 👍 to chicken to lamb to seafood. So many options. The flavors were outstanding and original. I...definitely give this place 5 out 5 and will be visiting again !More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 25, 2019 via mobile

Just needed something to share after a day out and read great reviews so have it a go. Turkey wrap was tasty, fresh and didn't take long to prepare.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 15, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I just enjoyed lunch at an outside table. We each had a panini and enjoyed trying the various sauces available. Highly recommend for a quick but tasty meal!

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 13, 2019 via mobile

Gave this resturant a try based on other Trip Advisory reviews. Who knew a Panini would be so good, several options to try and can get waffle fries, curly fries and sweat potato fries. There is a section where they offer local sauces from sweet...to spicy to hot, great addition and taste on food. This is a great lunch or dinner spot, can’t go wrong!More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 6, 2019 via mobile

We come in holiday every year and have to eat here it never fails. The food is amazing and the staff are wonderful anyone who doesn’t give it a high rating needs to check their taste buds also the hot scorpion chilli sauce available is...amazing well that is if you can stand the heatMore

Date of visit: October 2019
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Sharon S
March 13, 2018|
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Response from HotKrust | Property representative |
Sorry we didn’t see your question earlier, we use a ciabatta and can press your panini flatter if that’s what you would like. Should have pics up on the profile for you to see Have a great one!
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lairbears
February 2, 2017|
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Response from ncirino | Reviewed this property |
I am GF so the only option for that is the UDIS sandwich bread they carry. They do have ham and cheese.
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Esnasia
December 21, 2016|
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Response from HotKrust | Property representative |
We do close at 8PM nightly but we will still serve anyone who is in the store or called ahead. Happy Holidays
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hot Krust Panini Kitchen

Yes, Hot Krust Panini Kitchen offers takeout services.

Hot Krust Panini Kitchen is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5