629 E. Central Blvd.
AWARD: Golden Spoon
Greg Richie took over one of Orlando’s hottest corners three years ago, switched from hip Vietnamese to jazzed up Dixie, and added even more heat. Southern-fried never had it so good — chicken ’n’ lobster dumplings, mac and cheese croquettes, smoked black-eyed pea ravioli, and salmon and grits. Stay for potato chip chocolate cake.