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Dexter's of Thorton Park

) #701 of 2,958 Restaurants in Orlando $$ - $$$ American, ,
808 E Washington St, Orlando, FL 32801-2904
+1 407-648-2777
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (40 reviews)
“potato cakes” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
808 E Washington St, Orlando, FL 32801-2904
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Dexter's brunch is probably the best thing they do but most of the food is very solid. This isn't t gourmet dining but everything I've tried on the menu is good and when the weather is nice the patio is a fun place to have...More

Thank AndrewEldritch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great lunch spot in Thornton Park. I used to come all the time when I lived in Orlando and was happy to come back as a visitor. The outside seating is nice on the evening for dinner, especially on the weekends when...More

Thank jerryjer13
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had an enjoyable walk around the Lake then a short walk through a pleasant neighborhood to Dexter's. We had a delicious lunch of fish tacos and a mahi sandwich serve by our friendly and efficient waiter. Will definitely return when we are in the...More

Thank Edward E
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Good food, good service and will go back. Not a great place for a business meeting because it is loud but that isn't their fault. Crab cakes are delicious. Tried a quinoa side that I thought was okay but another person loved it. Mahi fish...More

Thank Alisa D
Reviewed March 6, 2017

We went to Dexter's for breakfast. Katie was our server, and she was wonderful and got everything right. Though she was busy, she took the time to answer my questions about the food preparation and the history of the building. This had once been one...More

Thank AttitudeofGratitude
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

We "threw a dart" and the dart hit Dexter's. We stepped inside, and found the room on the "ambient side" (read: noisy) so, on this warm and pleasant evening, we opted for dining al fresco. We sat at a table closest to the street and...More

Thank Shawn F
Reviewed February 6, 2017

It was our first time dining here and I must say I have NO complaints whatsoever. The service was 5 star, the food was 5 star and the location was very upscale and peaceful. I came here with my husband and furbaby and they were...More

Thank Aubrey G
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Been going to Dexter's for years now. They are the only place in the area that has actual parking which is honestly a big draw to go there. I have always had good tasting food there. Drink prices can be a bit high, but food...More

Thank Loc R
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed food and drinks 3 times during our stay. The only negative was my Bloody Mary glass had a chip in it and cut my lip on the last visit.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

This is a long one but I need to write this one. Let me begin by saying that I've been to this location at least 100 times in the past 6 years, and have had multiple conversations with the manager, so I am not new...More

Thank Zahydie B
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.35 miles away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 808 E Washington St, Orlando, FL 32801-2904
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-648-2777
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Four locations conveniently located in Winter Park, Windermere, Thornton Park, and Lake Mary. Since 1984 Dexter's chefs have used only the freshest and locally sourced ingredients to prepare our creative cuisine. For wine enthusiasts you'll find our selection of wines from around the world to be extensive and very reasonably priced.
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