Orlando seems to be a restaurant mecca. Do you want sit-down or counter service? High-end or gastropub? We’ve got it all. Every imaginable type of eatery exists here, from sandwiches, salads, and steaks, to ice cream, cookies and shakes. That line might sound like it’s straight outta Whoville, but the underlying thought is true. O-Town is food heaven. So it’s no surprise that The Sugar Factory, a brand new restaurant adjacent to The Orlando Eye, has just opened it’s doors on International Drive!
Our first trip here (as a family of 4) was during their opening week. Walking in we found ourselves in what looked like a brightly lit candy store/ice cream shop. Want to guess what happened next? Total distraction! Souvenir mugs and assorted candy bins lined three of the walls while the fourth wall held a freezer of ice cream and employees willing to serve, but we were dazzled by the bright colors. True story.
But then we made our way around a corner to find …