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For 2
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7:00 PM

Tradewinds Restaurant

3.8
41 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
Top Tags:
  • Kid-friendly
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Groups
TradeWinds focuses on comfort foods prepared with natural meats, organic produce and fresh seafood.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
American, Organic
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Hours of operation
Breakfast Daily: 6:30am - 11:30am; Lunch Daily: 11:30am - 2:30pm; Dinner Nightly: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
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Phone number
(407) 351-5555
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Steven Haughie
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Cross street
Academic Drive
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Parking details
The Renaissance Orlando Hotel offers validated self or valet parking for TradeWinds Restaurant patrons.
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Public transit
The I - Ride trolley stops in front of our Hotel.
Additional
Banquet, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 41 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
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3.8  based on all time ratings
3.9
food
4.1
service
3.6
ambience
3.4
value
Noise · Moderate
81% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner (Austin)
5.0  Dined on July 13, 2017

Service was excellent, good menu choices. For kids and adults. Food and dessert awesome all 4 meals! Grouper cheeks amazing, sword fish best I've ever had! There home made hot sauce incredible. Highly recommend! Validate parking to boot.

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vipLV16 (Central Coast)
4.0  Dined on June 2, 2017

Had the catfish sandwich. The bun was definitely too big for the fish. Fish well cooked and thin.
The previous night had scallops. Scallops over cooked.

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on February 21, 2017

Food and service was very good, nice for kids but noise level so high we were yelling to talk

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Floridanne (Tallahassee)
3.0  Dined on January 8, 2017

Sunday brunch

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vipCdp311 (Miami)
2.0  Dined on January 6, 2017

Was seated right away, there weren't a lot of people there at 8:30 on a Friday. Being in a hotel I imagine they aren't a popular option considering there is so much in the surrounding area. Bread was pretty hard, but sourdough usually is, so no qualm there. Side note - the menu listed on open table was ENTIRELY DIFFERENT than what was actually offered. That was kind of a let down. We already had our minds made up on what to get based off the open table menu. Probably wouldn't have eaten there if we saw the current menu. We ordered a prosciutto platter with Crostinis, ricotta and pickled vegetables. It was good. The pickled veggies were a little too sour for my liking. I ordered the "best cheeseburger ever" which - wasn't. Fiancé ordered the "harvest flatbread". The cheeseburger was massive, very difficult to eat. Had to deconstruct. The bacon was wayyyyy over cooked and inedible. Hurt my teeth to eat the bacon, had to take it off my burger. They weren't kidding about the jalapeños. I love spicy and I love heat, but holy f*ck, this was the hottest burger I've ever eaten. It was so hot that I couldn't even enjoy it. Ate a quarter of the burger and ended up wasting the rest - and I absolutely hate wasting food. Fiancé sent back his flatbread. This thing had a pound of cheese on it. The management offered a complimentary dessert but we declined. We stay at the Renaissance frequently and will not eat there again.

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tmmtqoe (Tampa)
5.0  Dined on December 25, 2016

Christmas dinner after a day at Discovery Cove and Sea World: it was a great finish to the day. Delicious buffet even later in the evening, great service and the manager, Ernie Hernandez, was terrific. Looking forward to going next year!

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OpenTable Diner (Orlando)
5.0  Dined on December 25, 2016

Excellent Christmas Buffet. We really enjoyed the Christmas Day buffet. There was a huge choice of different foods, which were beautifully cooked. The service was excellent. I would highly recommend the Tradewinds Restaurant, particularly for UK visitors on Christmas Day (it isn't that easy to find a decent Christmas Dinner in Orlando)

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OpenTable Diner (Orlando)
5.0  Dined on September 20, 2016

Joan was lovely, so attentive and really made it a nice evening. The food was delicious and there was lots of it.

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OpenTable Diner (Tampa)
5.0  Dined on May 29, 2016

Food was great, service was excellent. Juan was very accommodation to my twins.

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OpenTable Diner (Orlando)
2.0  Dined on May 21, 2016

Too many kids and the acoustic guitar player left a lot to be desired. The only thing the restaurant had going for it was that it was in the hotel we were staying at.

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vipJLarkinSmith (New England)
5.0  Dined on April 21, 2016

Delicious food, excellent service. Quality restaurant with plenty of vegetarian options and some vegan as well.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on April 16, 2016

The service at Tradewinds was wonderful.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on March 11, 2016

Fabulous baked chicken with a hint of honey, which comes from the bees they raise on the top of the building. Organic and large portion, perfectly cooked.

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vippmrthird (Philadelphia)
4.0  Dined on March 11, 2015

Wasn't expecting much for dinner since it was a hotel restaurant. Food was absolutely fantastic! Everyone enjoyed and nice wine selected. It was a comfortable place with not a huge selection to chose from but everyone really enjoyed their meals. Nice wine selection too!

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OpenTable Diner (Tampa)
1.0  Dined on February 14, 2015

Had to wait to be seated and they weren't even busy, then had to wait again for a server. Felt like we were at a hole in the wall diner.

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