Enzo's on the Lake
In 1980, Enzo's on the Lake opened as a lovely secluded lakefront restaurant, built in the style of an Italian villa. The restaurant is dedicated to the idea of simple yet sophisticated cuisine: family owned, crafted with love. The freshest fish, meats, fruits and vegetables that can be obtained are woven into a menu that emphasizes a unique culinary heritage. An antipasto bar welcomes you to the excitement of the dining room overlooking the lake. There is a full service european style bar, private dining areas for meetings and parties, and lakeside gardens and dock.
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Enzo's never fails to deliver! From the breads, pasta, veal and other entrees...always delicious. This time I tried the pistachio gelato. Worth the drive.
And as a bonus, I always get seated on time!
As always, simply wonderful and our favorite place!
We celebrated our wedding anniversary and the staff makes us feel very special! Pete the Bartender was awesome . We will come back soon.
Always fun and consistently grey
Might be a good idea to change fri lunch menu more often
Booked this for my in laws on their 30th year anniversary. They were treated above expectations and felt very special. Thank you guys for everything!
The finest Italian restaurant in Central FL. While the actual facility is dated and cramped, the food and service is outstanding. Don't pass up the antipasto! The veal is tender and tasty and the bouillabaisse with pasta is as good as it gets. If you have time and enough room left for dessert, the tiramisu is a great choice. While the wine list has some options, the house red and white are perfect complements and you needn't break the bank with choices from the list. Only complaint is if your entire party has not yet arrived, they make you wait in the cramped foyer or in the bar until everyone arrives. Even a diner will sit you at your reserved table where you can wait for the rest of the party to arrive. A quibble, but a deluxe restaurant should act like one.
Enzo’s - always wanted to try it - but never got there until last week. Now I wish that I had been going there a lot sooner!
The Chef accommodated my wife’s request for Cacio e Pepe - where else in Orlando do you hear of a Chef going off menu? The entire meal was a true Italian meal - and the ambiance made us forget we were in Orlando. We could have been in any of the great local restaurants you find as you explore Italy.
Glad we finally made it - we will be back!
A great evening, service and food excellent and atmosphere perfect
Enzo’s on the Lake is my wife’s and I favorite Italian restaurant. It brings me joy to visit. We enjoy their food as well as their service. The staff is always happy to see you and wait on you.
Excellent cozy place, food was delicious
It was our anniversary and it was perfect! The service was impecable, the food was delicious and we loved being able to look out over the lake. Will definitely go again!
Excellent food start to finish. Beautiful seating area. Only negative was a delay in getting back to our table for the initial drinks and appetizer order. Would definitely return.
Tables were packed close to each other where we were. We got bumped into a few times. Service was good, food is good.
Excellent in all aspects one of the finest restaurant in the area.
I could not have asked for anything better! We will be back.
My favorite Central Florida restaurant for the past couple of decades, there isn't a close second.
It's another world at Enzo's.
Easily the most romantic spot around.
It's idyllic in all ways that matter: food, service, atmosphere, setting...
For starters, when I made the reservation I requested a corner , window, side table or booth rather than be placed in the middle of the room where all the traffic was. Of course they sat us in the middle of the room. I had to ask for bread twice, which is unusual because normally that's the first thing they bring you at a restaurant. Dinner was good but then the server was busy and after desert we waited forever to get our check. I would recommend it because of the food and the atmosphere, but felt a little unsatisfied overall as it was quite pricey and the service could have been better.
Never fails....this is fantastic restaurant and it keeps getting better!
Been coming for years. Best place in town. Food,service everything was great‼️As usual 👍
Great food great service . Horracio the waiter is very good and the owner always reserves the same table for us. great wine list real Italian homemade food .
When we checked out Trip Advisor for best restaurants in Orlando, Enzo's on the Lake came up and we made reservations for this past Wednesday night. We had no idea that it would take over an hour from where we were staying in Kissimmee, but it was well worth the trip. I highly recommend going early enough in the evening to have a view of the beautiful lake. Our martini's were perfectly made (my Cosmo the perfect pink). My husband and I shared the home made gnocchi with shrimp and scallops as an appetizer, and it melted in your mouth. My husband had the grilled jumbo shrimp with smoked mozzarella risotto, and I had the Zuppa de Pesce (bouillabaisse) for our main courses, and both were equally delicious. We finished our meal with cappuccino, tiramisu and pistachio gelato, and all were wonderful. The owner was lovely and very attentive. The service was outstanding, and as it turned out, our waiter once worked at our favorite Italian restaurant in New York. What a small world. We highly recommend Enzo's!
Enzo's is a special restaurant that is consistently fine food, great service and always a memorable evening. We have been a fan of Enzo's for years and are always amazed how good this place is.
A wonderful and memorable evening with good food and service--Enzo's does it well.
Decor is a bit out of date but the food and service is exactly what you would expect...amazing. We had a wonderful experience and will definitely be returning.
Enzo’s is very welcoming, with clear pride from the front manager. The garden room was lovely. Service was exceptionally good, and the food was also very good. It was a relaxing experience but also very satisfying.
I love this place. Been a favorite for 35 years.
Lovely place . . . great food! I would highly recommend it.
I wanted to treat my boyfriend out to a nice restaurant. He always takes me nice places so I knew neither of us had been here before. I worked up the street for years and never went to this place. Now I wish I had. Would love to see more of the lake. Great food, setting, and staff.
Always love Enzo’s. Was really disappointed they no longer make cream brûlée
Our special occasion place.
Great place for a date night. The food is fabulous and the service is on point.
Fabulous entrees and desserts. Terrific service. Awesome ambiance. The best Italian restaurant in Central Florida!
Absolutely amazing service, food and atmosphere!!!
Unfortunately the service wasn’t great for a restaurant that has such a great reputation. The server took 10 minutes to come over initially to introduce himself. The food wasn’t bad but it wasn’t great either. Nice place but I don’t think we would go back.
Staying at Disney we decided to travel out to Enzo’s for a special night out. The building is a little run down & it’s a bit like dining in someone’s house! Front of the restaurant is positively tatty but the back garden onto the lake is very pretty. Food is good - I would recommend the ravioli & the veal chop was delicate tender & cooked to perfection. Service was lovely. Not sure if we would make the trip again but glad we did it.
Food and service was excellent! Treat yourself to a delightful evening! You will want to share the dining experience with your friends and family.
Been to Enzo's half a dozen times and always enjoyed it. Thought the food was off this time. Desert was downright not good. Salad and bread were good but the entrees were really marginal. $170 bill for two people with drinks should be better. We live in downtown Orlando and come here only for a change of pace occasionally so no big loss to you guys if we don't come back. Service was good.
This place reminds me of home I'm originally from New York good in Florida five years I have yet to find an authentic Italian restaurant in 5 years this place is the real deal service was amazing Decor was amazing food was the best I've had since being in Florida thank you Enzo's reminded me of home
An absolute gem. Never would have known about this place, except I was looking for Italian fine dining for my birthday, not far from Oviedo. Fantastic food and has a beautiful lakeside terrace to enjoy cocktails while you wait for your table (they were able to seat us early so we didn't enjoy this too long) but I would have been happy to wait with the quality drinks and the view.