Best things to do in Winter Park

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Locals’ favorite places

Here’s your definitive guide to the best parks, restaurants, landmarks and local spots, all according to locals

1. Orlando Science Center
777 East Princeton Street
97local recommendations
Ronnie says “The OSC is an absolutely amazing place for everyone, but especially for families with children. Ther...” ·
2. Harry P Leu Gardens
1920 North Forest Avenue
97local recommendations
Hanna says “If you love gardens then these are a must for you to visit. The fifty acre gardens were donated to ...” ·
3. The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
445 North Park Avenue
75local recommendations
Yngrid And Jiovanni
Yngrid And Jiovanni says “The Morse Museum is home to the world's most comprehensive collection of works by American artist an...” ·
4. Scenic Boat Tour
312 East Morse Boulevard
71local recommendations
Jon says “This is my NUMBER ONE rec for Orlando visitors and when my friends and family comes into town. Comb...” ·
5. East End Market
3201 Corrine Drive
50local recommendations
Ana says “Just like Plant St. Market; it's actually multiple restaurants and vendors under one roof, like an i...” ·
6. Orlando Museum of Art
2416 North Mills Avenue
65local recommendations
Donovan & Emily
Donovan & Emily says “Founded in 1924, and incorporated as a 501(c)(3) institution, the Orlando Museum of Art is a leading...” ·
7. Hillstone Winter Park
215 South Orlando Avenue
43local recommendations
Megan says “Go here if you want some real Orlando atmosphere. Located on a lake. Reliably good food. Sit outside...” ·
8. Enzian Theater
1300 South Orlando Avenue
41local recommendations
Lou says “An alternative theater offering current indie films as well as cult classics, all while providing re...” ·
9. Prato
124 North Park Avenue
43local recommendations
John says “Excellent hand made pasta and brick oven pizza spot in Winter Park.... "Blending simplicity and insp...” ·
10. The Wine Room
270 South Park Avenue
38local recommendations
Evan says “If you enjoy wine, you HAVE to try this place. They have hundreds of bottles of wine behind glass a...” ·
11. Winter Park Village
510 North Orlando Avenue
28local recommendations
Erin says “Small shops, restaurants, bars, chocolate shops, coffee shops, park, etc. Check the website for loc...” ·
12. The Ravenous Pig
565 West Fairbanks Avenue
32local recommendations
Bev & Jim
Bev & Jim says “Amazing chefs producing fabulous farm fresh local exquisite cuisine. The Cask & Larder bar next door...” ·
13. Winter Park Farmers' Market
200 West New England Avenue
30local recommendations
Matt says “The Farmer's Market is open on Saturday Mornings 7a-1p and has a ton of great vendors and food hawke...” ·
14. Luma On Park
290 S Park Ave
25local recommendations
Carla & Paul
Carla & Paul says “Right on Park Ave in Winter Park, very nice. Great bar, too. Service impeccable and food is creative...” ·
15. 4 Rivers Smokehouse
1600 West Fairbanks Avenue
30local recommendations
Evan says “Most Orlandoans will tell you this is the best BBQ joint in the area. Personally, I give a slight e...” ·
16. Rollins College
1000 Holt Avenue
26local recommendations
Karen says “Rollins College has been voted one of the most beautiful campuses in America! It is the oldest colle...” ·
17. Stardust Video & Coffee
1842 Winter Park Road
23local recommendations
Juliana says “Okay, so this is a grungy little hispter bar and hang.. Totally iconic spot. It's been around FOREVE...” ·
18. Orlando Shakes
812 East Rollins Street
19local recommendations
David says “Wonderful professional plays playing most days of the week in this beautiful theater located in Loch...” ·
19. Briarpatch Restaurant
252 North Park Avenue
23local recommendations
Mary says “I love the desserts here, but I have to get through the yummy meal first. It has a lunch spot feel....” ·
20. Imperial Wine Bar
1800 North Orange Avenue
18local recommendations
Juliana says “This is a quiet wine and beer bar that's a furniture shop during the day and a bar at night. Super l...” ·
21. Central Park
150 West Morse Boulevard
16local recommendations
Rosy says “Central Park is the crown jewel of all the parks in Winter Park. Conveniently located on Park Avenue...” ·
22. Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens
633 Osceola Avenue
15local recommendations
Asya says “My favorite museum in the area. Unbelievable park next to it to walk and relax in. ”
23. Ethos Vegan Kitchen
601 S New York Ave
16local recommendations
Max says “I’m not vegan, but man - this place has INCREDIBLE food. Their veggie burger is better than most rea...” ·
24. Seito Sushi Japanese Restaurant
4898 New Broad Street
20local recommendations
Lyric says “I love Seito Sushi because not only are the rolls creative and have wonderful flavor combinations, b...” ·
25. Domu
3201 Corrine Dr
13local recommendations
Lily says “They have one of the best ramen!!! DOMU originally started in November of 2016 in the Audubon Park D...” ·
26. Dexter's Winter Park
558 West New England Avenue
13local recommendations
Christopher says “Live music, Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. Great food and bar. Large wine selection.”
27. Foxtail Coffee
1282 N Orange Ave
17local recommendations
Jackie says “For coffee lovers this coffee shop is just around the corner. A great place to relax at a table out ...” ·
28. The Mennello Museum of American Art
900 East Princeton Street
13local recommendations
Donovan & Emily
Donovan & Emily says “The Mennello Museum of American Art endeavors to preserve, exhibit, and interpret the Museum’s outst...” ·
1829 N Orange Ave
11local recommendations
Mary says “This is my son's favorite place to go for breakfast/brunch when he comes home to visit. He always o...” ·