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Dexter's of Thorton Park

#707 of 2,990 Restaurants in Orlando}
€€ - €€€American, ,
808 E Washington St, Orlando, FL 32801-2904
+1 407-648-2777
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (41 reviews)
“potato cakes” (5 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
808 E Washington St, Orlando, FL 32801-2904
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

On a quaint cobblestone street, just east of Downtown Orlando, we found this Dexter's and have fallen in love. The food is absolutely amazing and the staff is kind, friend and very knowledgeable about their offerings. Don't miss it!! It's a winner for sure!!!

Thank cookiestrickland
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Dexter's brunch is probably the best thing they do but most of the food is very solid. This isn't t gourmet dining but everything I've tried on the menu is good and when the weather is nice the patio is a fun place to have...More

Thank AndrewEldritch
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great lunch spot in Thornton Park. I used to come all the time when I lived in Orlando and was happy to come back as a visitor. The outside seating is nice on the evening for dinner, especially on the weekends when...More

Thank jerryjer13
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We had an enjoyable walk around the Lake then a short walk through a pleasant neighborhood to Dexter's. We had a delicious lunch of fish tacos and a mahi sandwich serve by our friendly and efficient waiter. Will definitely return when we are in the...More

Thank Edward E
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Good food, good service and will go back. Not a great place for a business meeting because it is loud but that isn't their fault. Crab cakes are delicious. Tried a quinoa side that I thought was okay but another person loved it. Mahi fish...More

Thank Alisa D
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We went to Dexter's for breakfast. Katie was our server, and she was wonderful and got everything right. Though she was busy, she took the time to answer my questions about the food preparation and the history of the building. This had once been one...More

Thank AttitudeofGratitude
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We "threw a dart" and the dart hit Dexter's. We stepped inside, and found the room on the "ambient side" (read: noisy) so, on this warm and pleasant evening, we opted for dining al fresco. We sat at a table closest to the street and...More

Thank Shawn F
Reviewed 6 February 2017

It was our first time dining here and I must say I have NO complaints whatsoever. The service was 5 star, the food was 5 star and the location was very upscale and peaceful. I came here with my husband and furbaby and they were...More

Thank Aubrey G
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Been going to Dexter's for years now. They are the only place in the area that has actual parking which is honestly a big draw to go there. I have always had good tasting food there. Drink prices can be a bit high, but food...More

Thank Loc R
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed food and drinks 3 times during our stay. The only negative was my Bloody Mary glass had a chip in it and cut my lip on the last visit.

Thank Steve B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 808 E Washington St, Orlando, FL 32801-2904
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-648-2777
  • E-mail
Four locations conveniently located in Winter Park, Windermere, Thornton Park, and Lake Mary. Since 1984 Dexter's chefs have used only the freshest and locally sourced ingredients to prepare our creative cuisine. For wine enthusiasts you'll find our selection of wines from around the world to be extensive and very reasonably priced.
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