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Things to do in Maitland

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Indie Cinema
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“Great local place to sit outside, have a drink and eat or watch a movie while dining ”
  • 40 locals recommend
Park
“In my opinion the prettiest park in all Central Florida! On the water and stunning old growth bald cypress.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“White table cloths upstairs and casual dining downstairs. Good wine and imported foods shop. Everything is authentic and good. Take a walk around Lake Lily after lunch or dinner. We enjoy the roasted 1/2 chicken and fresh vegetables in the deli. Everything is fabulous upstairs. Good for both business, romance and special occasions.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“ This is a National Historic Landmark - five museums with fine art exhibit and history displays.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Zoo
“For travelers and tourists wanting to experience real Florida, the Center provides an opportunity to view up close and personal Bald Eagles, Ospreys, Kites, Owls and Falcons”
  • 5 locals recommend
Amusement Park
  • 1 local recommends
Food
“An American Craft Brewery specializing in creative and innovative beers. 16 MINS AWAY.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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“Oysters, a ridiculous burger, craft cocktails, and the most extensive happy hour in Orlando. OH, and BRUNCH!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“This is great for all ages to stroll around the boardwalk that goes all the way around the lake. However there's a fenced playground for kids of all ages. The park is also right next to the train/SunRail so the kids love to wave at passengers. Bring some snacks for the duckies!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“One of the best Jazz venues in Orlando... also, it is one of the only nightly jazz clubs in the city. It is a local jewel that most tourists don't know about. The small venue fills up extremely quickly, so make a reservation on their website early, or you won't get a seat.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Great chicken soup, and homemade food. This is one of my favorite places with reasonable prices.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Open kitchen Italian dining. Excellent chef and service. Fabulous bread. We enjoy sitting outside at night. Gourmet pizza. Nice salmon and pasta dishes. Fresh . Good wine selection. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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  • 2 locals recommend
Skating Rink
“Ice Skating Rink, Work Out Room, Home of Orlando NBA Magic and much more...”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fabulous pizza, gluten free available. Wings, sandwiches, salads, and breads are wonderful.”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Pizza Place
“White table cloths upstairs and casual dining downstairs. Good wine and imported foods shop. Everything is authentic and good. Take a walk around Lake Lily after lunch or dinner. We enjoy the roasted 1/2 chicken and fresh vegetables in the deli. Everything is fabulous upstairs. Good for both business, romance and special occasions.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Oysters, a ridiculous burger, craft cocktails, and the most extensive happy hour in Orlando. OH, and BRUNCH!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“One of the best Jazz venues in Orlando... also, it is one of the only nightly jazz clubs in the city. It is a local jewel that most tourists don't know about. The small venue fills up extremely quickly, so make a reservation on their website early, or you won't get a seat.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Open kitchen Italian dining. Excellent chef and service. Fabulous bread. We enjoy sitting outside at night. Gourmet pizza. Nice salmon and pasta dishes. Fresh . Good wine selection. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great chicken soup, and homemade food. This is one of my favorite places with reasonable prices.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fabulous pizza, gluten free available. Wings, sandwiches, salads, and breads are wonderful.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is a great place for lunch or dinner. Steaks, Fish, great salads, soups, and sandwiches. Nice Bar area, dining room, and patio. clubhouse feel, casual+, moderate price”
  • 1 local recommends

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