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4040 Central Florida Pkwy, JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes, Orlando, FL 32837-7662 (John Young Parkway)
+1 407-393-4444
18:00 - 22:00
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Tallahassee, Florida
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the open kitchen. The staff was very helpful, and the menu has great offerings. The donut dessert is a must-do, and the seating is comfortable, and open.

Thank KLC904
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Level Contributor
55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Italian food! Unfortunately the patio was closed but the food was spot on! I had lamb that was so tender it fell if the bone... with a small tug of my fork. Loved it!

Thank Jennifer G
Stamford, Connecticut
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62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To the owner/chef we applaud you for the delicious array of cuisines you created. I am an allergy sensitive individual and it meant so much to me and my husband that you really listen. The atmosphere is sophisticated and elegant . It was one of the best restaurants we have eaten in for some time. We just wanted to keep... More 

Thank Pina B
Management response:

Greetings Pina B, We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us at Primo. We will relay the message to our Chef! We hope that the next time you are in Orlando you will stop by and join us for dinner! Kind Regards, Primo Management More 

Highland Park, Illinois
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52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to this restaurant as part of a business group meal for around 30 people. The service was very good. The meal was also good. The private room with the ability to go out on the balcony made for a very nice evening.

Thank Schmooglet
Youngstown, Ohio
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189 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Impeccable food and service. The swordfish was perfectly prepared, as was the chicken and pasta. Their beet and goat cheese salad was delicious. Desserts were marvelous! Full bar; valet available...beautiful restaurant in a beautiful hotel.

Thank tag-about
Management response:

Greetings Tag-About, On behalf of Primo, we are delighted that you had a great time in Primo! We hope to have you dine with us again soon! Kind Regards, Primo Management More 

New York, New York
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312 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Our first visit to Primo was great - professional wait staff, good food and setting. We shared an Antipasti board - delicious. Ordered homemade Pappardelle Fungi as an entree and the Pan Seared Grouper - both were delicious and cooked as requested. Wine by the glass was good, although a wine list was never offered on either of our visits.... More 

Thank travelgal617
Management response:

Greetings Travelgal617, We greatly appreciate your feedback. It is important to us that we have a consistent experience for our diners during every visit to Primo. I will personally speak with our Chef and wait staff regarding the discrepancies between your two visits. Please feel free to reach out to us directly as we wish to discuss your experience further.... More 

Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The Very Good rating splits the difference between the service (excellent) and food (average). Great menu, and selection. But the food is just sort of flat. The wine list seems very expensive. The beer list has good local drafts.

Thank Tom G
Karlstad, Sweden
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

A busy restaurant means that staff has less attention on the guests. I had the tournedo and asked for medium-rare and got it medium-well. Of course I could have sent it out but given how busy the staff was I figured I had to wait a long time to get it out again.

Thank Anders_Gu
Chicago, Illinois
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150 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Had a wonderful Valentine's dinner. We had great service, were well taken care of. Our server made a point to tell us that the Marriott has a garden and many of the items on the menu are grown there--the farm to table concept. The menu had pizza, salads, pastas and meat and fish entrees. Pastas can be 1/2 or whole... More 

Thank Beverly T
Management response:

Greetings Beverly T, We are delighted that you had a great Valentine's Day dinner at Primo. We pride ourselves in providing the freshest ingredients and having an attentive staff. We hope that you join us again soon! Kind Regards, Primo Management More 

2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Over cooked grouper ,very dry .Romaine salad wilted. Entire table was disappointed.We would not return.

Thank Stephen P
Management response:

Greetings Stephen P, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience at Primo. Please feel free to reach out to us directly as we wish to discuss your experience further. Kind Regards, Primo Management More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$48
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4040 Central Florida Pkwy, JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes, Orlando, FL 32837-7662
    (John Young Parkway)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-393-4444
  • This restaurant is at JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes
Primo specializes in Italian cuisine with an emphasis on fresh ingredients, an outstanding wine list and exceptional service. The restaurant features on-site organic gardens. Located at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes with a captivating view of a tropical paradise and Greg Norman designed golf course, you will enjoy the Primo experience.

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