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Garden Cafe Restaurant

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810 W Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32804-7312
+1 407-999-9799
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Bethel, Alaska
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99 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

Habits are hard to break and this place doesn't help. With everything vegetarian/vegan and a lot of options you would find at a non vegan place I have fallen in love with the food here. Staff always is nice, and remembers my family despite the fact that we don't live in Orlando anymore and only come occasionally. Sushi is good,... More 

Thank Micheal Colette R
Orlando, Florida
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176 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

The food is always tasty and filling. Service was normal she got the job done. Building needs a little TLC but food was great so they get a pass.

Thank Vaughn J
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

I have known this place for a very long time. The food has always been great. But with the new owner, the service has been very bad. I recommend the place for the food but be aware the service is bad. But when you taste the food, the service can be tolerated.

Thank Rammuthu1979
Orlando, FL
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

Food is delicious, we've been here many times, for years now. Just don't know what is wrong with the server that is always on a bad mood.

1 Thank pauletepink
West Palm Beach, Florida
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2015

I always make sure I come here every time we visit Orlando. The building could definitely use some upgrading, but it adds to that 'hidden gem' feel! All the food is great. You get great portions for the amount that you pay, and they're always very flexible with substitutions and add ons. The majority of the menu is mock meats,... More 

1 Thank Breona B
Orlando, Florida
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176 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

Every time we come to Orlando we usually have a meal here. Food always enjoyable service decent however they may Ned to update Decor. The spicy vegan chicken is always a hit

Thank Vaughn J
Amersham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2014

If you're in Orlando and need a break from veggie burgers, the Garden Cafe Restaurant is well worth a visit. The food was very fresh, there was a lot of choice and everything on the menu was veggie (though the menu listed meat names for dishes the ingredients detailed meat substitutes). Good value for money. Portion sizes are on the... More 

1 Thank SW012014
Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

So happened to be in Orlando and checked out TA for some Veggie fare and stumbled on Garden Cafe. 1st lemme point out that the menu you can view online is confusing because they list "meat" dishes. They are actually not. This is a 100 percent vegetarian/vegan place. 2nd, don't let the exterior fool you, it's an old converted Pizza... More 

2 Thank Im4k
Syracuse, New York
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is great little spot in Orlando Florida for Vegans and Vegetarians alike. Open at 9 am, we went in every morning for an authentic Vietnamese Breakfast of Pho while visiting Orlando. Served with sprouts, basil and lime. Simply fantastic and what a bargain at only $7 Mother, Father, and Daughter who served us, were super friendly and made us... More 

1 Thank Penny B
Tampa, Florida
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2013

Absolutely my favorite restaurant of all time. I discovered this place when I lived in Orlando and the fact that I live in Tampa now doesn't stop me from making frequent trips back. The food is absolutely amazing. Everything I have tried has been delicious and I love that I can order anything on the menu and it's ALL vegetarian.... More 

2 Thank Amanda N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 810 W Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32804-7312
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-999-9799

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?