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About Hamilton's Kitchen at the Alfond Inn

Hamilton’s Kitchen menus feature current Florida farm to table practices, respecting nature’s sustainable indigenous products, freshly presented with modern culinary techniques. Al fresco dining on the Hamilton’s Kitchen patio is also available. Hamilton’s Kitchen serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

300 East New England Ave
Winter Park, FL 32789
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Contemporary American

Hours of Operation:
Breakfast Daily: 7:00am - 11:00am
Lunch Daily: 11:00am - 2pm with food in Lounge 11am-11pm as well
Dinner Sun - Wed: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Dinner Thurs - Sat: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Sunday Brunch: 7:00am - 2:00pm

Lounge and Bar Daily: 11:00am - 11:00pm

Cross Street:
Interlachen

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(407) 998-8089

Website:
http://thealfondinn.com/

Entertainment:
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays

Catering:
Call 407.998.8090 ext:6670

Parking Details:
Validated Parking for all restaurant and lounge guests.

Public Transit:
Sunrail and local bus

Executive Chef:
Jason Klingensmith

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Indoor Smoking Area, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Visit website: www.thealfondinn.com

Hamilton's Kitchen at the Alfond Inn Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.4

service

4.3

ambience

4.5

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

89% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (14)
Special Occasion (13)
Good for Anniversaries (12)
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Creative Cuisine (9)
Fit for Foodies (8)
Good for Birthdays (7)
Business Meals (7)
Neighborhood Gem (7)
Great for Outdoor Dining (6)
Quiet Conversation (6)
Great for Brunch (5)
Casual (5)
Comfort Food (5)
Scenic View (5)
Bar Seating (4)
Good for Groups (4)
Happy Hour (4)
Romantic (4)
Sunday Lunch (4)
Worth the Drive (4)
Cozy (3)
Great for Lunch (3)
Pre/post Theatre (3)
Seasonal (3)
Tasting Menu (3)
Disabled Access (3)
Authentic (2)
Hot Spot (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Local Ingredients (2)
Notable Wine List (2)
Tapas (2)
Vibrant Bar Scene (2)
Fun (1)
Handcrafted Cocktails (1)
Healthy (1)
Live Music (1)
Organic (1)
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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined 4 days ago

I found the service to be slow and the server was not attentive. The menu items were interesting but priced too high for the value received.

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Orlando)·Dined 4 days ago

Christmas party for some close friends! Excellent restaurant to entertain.

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·Dined 6 days ago

Amazing!!! Wonderful date night!

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·Dined 6 days ago

Absolutely love this restaurant the food is Fabulous and the Atmosphere is Delightful. Service is always excellent! Love their Sunday Brunch, too!

Tags: Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Fun, Comfort Food
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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on December 5, 2017

I had a great octopus appetizer. Generous serving and could not have been more tender. Pork shank entree almost inedible. Pork shank with significant fat contact should be pretty forgiving. To be as dry as this one was is unforgivable at a restaurant like this.

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on December 3, 2017

Pre Christmas get together with some friends... we enjoyed the meal and the service...

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 (東京)·Dined on November 28, 2017

Over salted food, some mistakes in service (brought two appetizers we were considering instead of the one), etc. The steak was perfectly cooked, but overall I just wasn't impressed.

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·Dined on November 23, 2017

Excelent. Family sharing thanksgiving breakfast.

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 (Orlando)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Food and service very good. Music in lounge made conversation difficult. this has been a problem in the past.

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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on November 17, 2017

The Coconut Curry Shrimp is to die for! Mmmmm..mimosas! Wonderful!

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 (Charleston)·Dined on November 10, 2017

Service was a tad slow for how early the reservation was and how many seats were open. Food was excellent except for the crispy octopus, delicious but very very tiny portion!

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 (New England)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Excellent dining just arrived Sunday for dinner where the quality of the food and setting will drive me back to this treasured Winter Park gem.

Tags: Organic, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Scenic View, Creative Cuisine
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 (New Orleans)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Took my wife her for our anniversary and to try a new place. We were greeted very warmly and was wished by all the staff a happy anniversary. Waitress served us a glass of champagne on the house and welcomed us for choosing their restaurant to mark our special occasion. Food was very excellent and the atmosphere was just what we needed. Very relaxed and quiet but not so much to lull you to sleep. We had a great time and enjoyed the time away. Looking forward to when the hotel adds a spa to enable a little stay and play in the Winter Park area.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 24, 2017

Awesome experience

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vip
 (Raleigh)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Our second visit was not a charm. We enjoyed our first visit to this same hotel a few months ago, which was actually on a much busier high season Saturday night, instead o f this lower season Friday night. The restaurant was literally empty, strange, since when we made our OpenTable reservation, we preferred 7 or 7:30, but found the only option to be an awkward 6:45 pm. The menu is actually very diversified, something for everyone. Except this time, the food seemed average. My wife had her same chicken and I had my same filet, to the tune of $40 for the steak and considering we were literally the only people in our section of the restaurant, the food seemed almost cold. We have also not been to any high quality restaurant in a long time which does not serve bread, this restaurant gives you some type of salted and seeded crackers instead. The 2 desserts were as underwhelming as the entrees. The wait staff was very professional, friendly and provided great service, but it could not make up for the shortfalls in food taste, quantity or quality. The decor in the restaurant is very pleasant and relaxing and the Alfond Inn hotel very upscale. All in all, I doubt we will return soon, hoping that things get back to the way they were the first time we dined there.

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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on October 11, 2017

Date night with my wife, we love trying different venues.Very nice meal ... waiter was helpful and food was delicious!

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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on October 11, 2017

First visit but not the last. The servers were very attentive and had a great sense of humor. The food was delicious and presented very well. The only challenge was parking but you can easily use the hotel valet.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Quiet Conversation, Pre/post Theatre, Hot Spot, Sunday Lunch, Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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 (Orlando)·Dined on October 11, 2017

Very pleased with the food and service. Would definitely dine there again.

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·Dined on October 10, 2017

Great value. Wonderful food. Loved the Savannah Salmon.

Tags: Seasonal, Comfort Food, Great for Outdoor Dining, Casual, Creative Cuisine, Business Meals
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·Dined on October 9, 2017

Beautiful setting, the hotel has some artwork for viewing before or after. The food is excellent and the customer service was excellent. It's so nice to go sit down for dinner and feel like we are not being rushed to eat and leave. Thank you to all who made the experience!

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Scenic View, Tapas, Casual, Fit for Foodies, Comfort Food
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 (New England)·Dined on October 7, 2017

So glad we discovered this restaurant!! Enjoyed the whole experience immensely. Superb!

Tags: Tasting Menu
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 (Jacksonville)·Dined on October 2, 2017

Absolutely delicious food served by awesome staff in a gorgeous atmosphere....trifecta.

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·Dined on October 1, 2017

Why I love this restaurant I'm a little disappointed with OpenTable we were looking for a 12 reservation and OpenTable told us 9:45 was the only reservation we can get I understand that was probably taking into account we probably eat for an hour but the restaurant did not start filling up till 11 so technically we could have got a 10 or 1030 and just to accommodate some of the 11 so I don't think it was fair the service was okay I don't like when a waitress argues about cold coffee and I didn't like where they sat us again restaurant was completely open at 9:45 and they said it's right next to the kitchen so those two things are the reason for my derogatory checks on the review

Tags: Great for Brunch, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for a Date, Casual, Sunday Lunch
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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Excellent dinner in a hometown contemporary art gem. Get there early to grab a drink and take in the artwork!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene, Late-night Find, Live Music
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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 29, 2017

Had an amazing experience one week prior to this visit. This time busy Friday and less enthusiastic. Watermelon salad exceptional. Pork good and chef substituted veggie by request. Sea bass very fishy and not edible. Server did not check back till finished with meal (side dishes). Manager offered to replace dish but by then not hungry. Comped fish meal, which was appropriate. Had service been more attentive following delivery of the food, could have resolved sooner.

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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on September 29, 2017

Our waiter was very nice and polite. Food,two times we have been there, is excellent. Lovely dinning setting. It is our new go to restaurant.

Tags: Bar Seating, Disabled Access, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays
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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 29, 2017

Wonderful dinner for party of 12 in the private dining room. Magical Dining menu was very tasty. Service was top notch and the ambiance is wonderful

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Hot Spot
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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 26, 2017

Service and food were excellent. Definitely recommend this restaurant. Appetizer and salad were large portions.

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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 23, 2017

This was a bi-polar experience. Even though we had reservations our wait exceeded 80 minutes. There were empty tables during the entire time. One of the hostesses threw away our names (on a slip of paper) even though we were in the computer. The general manager, restaurant floor manager and other hostess was asked by our party to find out what happened. With apologies and a comp round of drinks, the experience took a turn for a great dining experience. It was almost perfect. The chef visited our table and created a wonderful appetizer to make sure our first hour of waiting there was forgotten. Our server went out of his way to also make up for our initial "waiting" period. The food was excellent and the opportunity to improve our actual dining experience was addressed with dedication and effort. Unfortunately, we weren't the only party to have dealt with the reservations snafu and it was evident there were many unhappy diners.....until they were seated and were able to enjoy wonderful food and service. Kudos to the team that turned this experience around from bad to good.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Tasting Menu, Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies
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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 21, 2017

We had a great meal at Hamilton's Kitchen. The service was outstanding. One of our favorite places in Winter Park.

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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 14, 2017

Purchased a Groupon previously, but went during Magical Dining. MDM menu was nice, but Groupon went off of the regular dinner menu, so we went with that. $20 applied to wine and beer, so we split a small bottle of Duckhorn Merlot (enough for two glasses). Crispy octopus appetizer was delightful and tender and our main entrees were delicious and well done. The sauce on the crab crusted scallops was perfect and paired very well with the mild sides. Finished it off with a Macallan butterscotch pudding, as recommended by our server Christina. She did well, but might have been a little in the weeds with a bigger table, so our meal took a little longer than some of the tables around us. Still, definitely a place I'd revisit!

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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 7, 2017

Good food and table service in a formal but relaxed setting.

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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 7, 2017

Took my elderly parents out to dinner at Hamilton Kitchen prior to Hurricane Irma. Complimentary valet parking. The entire staff was very respectful, courteous and charming. Participating in Magical Dining. They have a detailed wine list. The food was delicious. I had the watermelon salad, salmon and bread pudding for dessert. Looking forward to dining at Hamilton Kitchen again soon.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Great for Outdoor Dining, Seasonal, Romantic, Happy Hour, Disabled Access, Tapas, Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Notable Wine List, Bar Seating, Healthy
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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 4, 2017

Good atmosphere and food..our waitress was not too good.could not recommend any dishes and had no knowledge of anything to do with wine.

Tags: Authentic
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·Dined on September 2, 2017

The food was fantastic but I wasn't impressed with the service. Our waiter was hardly attentive and had to flag down wait staff for water and utensils. We were not impressed.

Tags: Seasonal
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 (Orlando)·Dined on September 1, 2017

We went there to enjoy the Magical Dining and was really good. The food, the service, everything. The watermelon salad was all an experience for me, the salmon with black rice totally different and the best, the chocolate-raspberry torte.

Tags: Happy Hour, Special Occasion
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 (Orlando)·Dined on August 26, 2017

I had the most amazing time at dinner. We did the magical dining which I think is great for people to give new places a try.

Tags: Special Occasion, Happy Hour, Business Meals, Good for a Date
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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on August 24, 2017

Totally happy with service, food & atmosphere. Every aspect of our evening was excellent.

Tags: Late-night Find, Happy Hour, Quiet Conversation, Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Paleo Friendly, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Cozy
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 (Orlando)·Dined on August 20, 2017

Excellent food with wonderful service. It was a special anniversary and the staff treated us like royalty.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Comfort Food, Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on August 19, 2017

Enjoyed an evening out with my daughter. It was lovely

Tags: Bar Seating, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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