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Citrus Restaurant

#756 of 2,920 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
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Central Business District
American, Contemporary
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821 North Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801 (Park Lake Street)
+1 407-373-0622
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11:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When it opened, I presumed this restaurant would fail. An expensive build out with a limited menu usually means death for a restaurant. However, this restaurant has endured and has maintained great service and good food. While dinner is good, my preference is lunch.

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Thank flfrank
Orlando, Florida
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful cool breezy evening in Orlando, met with a group of Adults. Some adult beverages available but limited selection. Service was chaotic, and very slow. When eating in a group it would be nice for everyone at the table to be served at the same time. Really bothersome was waiter collected everyone's credit/debit card and disappeared for 10-15 min. Very... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great lunch here. We sat outside on a nice Orlando day. I had the soup of the day, tortilla soup and it was delicious. I had the Cobb salad and it was so incredibly flavorful. A generous portion of smoked salmon, pickled vegetables....it was so good. Others at the table ordered the octopus salad appetizer and it was... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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99 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

In September I dined at this restaurant and left my prescription eye glasses behind. I called and talked with the staff the next day they were opened. Yes - they had the glasses - even describing them - and said they would be happy to send them to me. Take the address and said they would go out in a... More 

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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Somehow I have missed this wonderful place just north of 50 on Orange. It was worth the trip and we were so glad we tried something new outside our area. The mussels are the best in my opinion. Had several this month and none compare. These were perfectly cooked and served with a lightly spiced sauce with slices of chorizo... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Downtown Orlando has a limited number of business-class restaurant. Citrus is among them and is there to cater to the local business crowd and people who feel the need to go to fancy restaurant. The restaurant is decidedly über chic but there's an underlying insecurity in its ability to deliver. Just in case the diner is questioning his experience, Citrus... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Just joined for Magical Dining and where do I start? We were seated promptly in the empty dining room, greeted shortly after. We then ordered our meal, The salad and muscles nothing to rave about. Half hour later our entrees came out (Pork Chops) and they were cold and raw! We sent them back to get recooked and ten minutes... More 

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florida
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78 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Friendly staff, nice ambiance. Not the first time I have eaten here but disappointing this time. The mussels were good, but both of our wahoo servings were extremely dry and overdone. Other members of our group got the pork chops. Both were quite tough and full of sinews, very difficult to cut. Certainly not the wait staff's fault but the... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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264 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I was staying nearby and my hotel concierge recommended Citrus. It was great advice. I remember the tuna crude and the mussels being delicious. Service was professional. Price was reasonable.

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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

The shrimp and grits were life altering. Good selection of appetizers. We did the cheese board and while it didn't do much to fill, the flavors were good. Excellent service and a nice atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 50
Cuisine
American, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 821 North Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801
    (Park Lake Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 407-373-0622
Description
Citrus Restaurant is located in Downtown Orlando and features regionally inspired new American cuisine in a stylish and comfortable setting. The menu reflects fresh and contemporary takes on classic American dishes. The restaurant is an original concept created by Urban Life Management Restaurant Group.

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