Orlando Attractions > Mount Dora Florida
Mount Dora Florida is a small lakeside community of 11,000 residents, yet the city of Mount Dora attracts thousands of visitors each year.
It lies just 35 mins drive north west of Orlando in Lake County. Perfect for a day trip or even spending a few nights in one of the Victorian B&Bs or hotels.
The main attractions of the town are its historic homes dating back to the 1800s, its picturesque lakeside location and its many specialist shops, galleries, boutiques and antique fairs. Mount Dora Florida is host to many festivals throughout the year including:-
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Serves fresh seafood and steaks on a beautiful lakefront location. There are two levels for indoor dining. You can enjoy some of art work from local artists and watch the chefs create dishes in the open kitchen area. You can also have a drink or dinner on the Key-West style deck overlooking the lake.
239 w 4th Avenue in Downtown
Lunch 11:30 to 3:30 daily
Dinner Sunday - Thursday 5pm to 9pm
Dinner Friday & Saturday 10pm
Visit the website for Pisces Rising in Mount Dora Florida.
Mount Dora Florida, City of Mount Dora, Goblin MarketThis charming restaurant is housed in a beautifully renovated warehouse and includes two intimate, book-lined dining rooms. An eclectic and diversified menu complemented by an extensive wine list is served daily for lunch and dinner. Make sure to reserve ahead of time!
311-B North Donnelly Street, 352-735-0059.
Cecile's French Corner
Specializing in authentic French cuisine and French wines, this restaurant features homemade breads, cheese platters, crepes, and French specialties on their menu plus offers both inside and outdoor dining. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
237 West Fourth Avenue, Suite 1, 352-383-7100
Upper Room Café
Located in the Historic Renaissance Building, 352-205-4645, This cafe offers awesome cheesecakes, incredible quiches, and super salads. 411 North Donnely Street, Suite 212-214.
Kermit's Key West Key Lime Shoppe
Try the signature Florida dessert of Key Lime Pie at Kermit's Key West Key Lime Shoppe. You can also find souvenirs and gifts to bring home.
Open Monday - Thursday 10am to 5pm
Friday & Saturday 10am to 6pm
Sunday Noon to 6pm,
111 E. 4th Avenue, 352-385-0693 Visit the Key Lime Website
This quaint and charming coffee shop provides a wide variety of gourmet coffees, espresso juices, and light fare such as sandwiches, soups, and salads. They are open daily for lunch and early dinner. 140 West Fifth Avenue, 352-735-5950.
Mount Dora's first and premiere gourmet coffee shop, this coffee house serves an extensive menu of fine coffee products, delicious drinks, and snack foods in a European style atmosphere. They are open Monday through Saturday for breakfast, lunch, and early dinner.
425 North Donnelly Street, 352-735-2125.
Windsor Tea Room
This English restaurant and garden shop is Mount Dora Florida's original tearoom which serves traditional English pub fare complemented by a great selection of English teas, English beers, and wines. It is open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday and Saturday for dinner from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. 42 West 4th avenue, 352-735-2551.
Mmmmm delicious homemade cupcakes! 30 different varieties are sold here, the flavors are rotated on a daily basis - around 14 types can be found on any one day. The best thing about the store, is that all the cakes are handmade, even the buttercream and cream chesse toppings are made from scratch.
112 E 5th Ave, Mt Dora, 352-383-2200