Shopping and Dining
Shopping and Dining
Silver Creek is very convenient for many shopping and dining locations on Highway 27 and the famous 192. Right at the end of Woodcrest Way where it meets Highway 27 you will find our closest restaurant, Santa Fe, which has an excellent steakhouse-type menu.
For grocery shopping, there is a Winn-Dixie right at the entrance of Woodcrest Way. This will cater for all your grocery needs. In the same strip mall (small shopping malls to non Americans), there is a dry cleaners, Post Office, Pizza takeaway, Nail bar, PC repair, Pharmacy and Dentist.
The nearest WalMart Supercentre is only 2 minutes from the junction of Hwy 27 and Woodcrest Way. There are 2 other Walmarts, further south on the 27 and further west on the 192. In addition to the above, there is a Publix on Hwy 192 just a mile from its junction with the 27.
There is a new shopping and dining complex located at Cagan Crossings with some excellent Restaurants and Bars. Cagan Crossings is 2 minutes away from Silver Creek on Hwy 27.
On the opposite and adjacent sides of the entrance to Cagan Crossings, there are other restaurants and fast food establishments such as Chilis, Taco Bell, KFC, Starbucks and McDonalds. Further down the 27, thre is an Applebees, Cracker Barrel, and the famous Manny’s Chophouse to name a few..
Turning onto the 192 there is mile after mile of Restaurants with something to suit everyone, from Chinese to Italian, from formal dining to fast foodsand all-you-can-eat (buffet style). Examples are: Bennigans, Cracker Barrel, Dennys, Waffle House, IHOP, Sizzler, Ponderosa, Golden Coral, Red Lobster, TGI Fridays, Carrabas, Ace Chinese restaurant, and Pizza Hut.
There are several Outlets and Malls close to Silver Creek. Orlando Premium and Prime Outlets are two local outlets which house an excellent array of designer shops offering quality clothes and items at bargain prices. Here you will find over 110 Outlet or “Factory” stores offering heavy discounts on well known branded items.
Stores include Ann Taylor, Barneys New York Outlet, Burberry, Coach, Diesel, Fendi, Gap Outlet, Giorgio Armani, Kenneth Cole, Lacoste, MaxMara, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Salvatore Ferragamo, Theory, Adidas, Reebok, Nine West, Gap, Aeropostale, Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Bebe, Guess, Papaya, Osh Kosh, Aldo, Ecko, Cole Haan and many more.
The closest Mall to Silver Creek is the new Posner Park which is on the 27 and just 15 minutes away. This is a big open mall full of eateries and shops such as J C Penney, Belk, Best Buy and Target.
Two other Malls are Florida Mall and the Mall at Millenia.
The Florida Mall is the largest of the two – here’s what its owner have to say about it:-
“Fabulous fashion. Exceptional eateries. Delightful diversions. That’s what shoppers find at Orlando’s fabulous fashion destination… The Florida Mall. Delectable treats at each and every turn. Opportunities to relax and refresh the spirit abound, and, ample parking makes getting here a breeze. Featuring Dillard’s, JCPenney, Macy’s, Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue and Sears, along with over 250 specialty stores. The Florida Mall offers unparalleled shopping in Central Florida! With a complete renovation and expansion completed in November 1999, The Florida Mall boasts over 50 new specialty retailers with over 25 of those stores making their Central Florida debut. Come…enjoy…return…to Orlando and Florida Mall – where you’ll find simply the best shopping there is.”
The mall is located at the junction of Sand Lake Road and Orange Blossom Trail. From Silver Creek, take the left turn at the traffic lights out of Woodcrest Way on to US27 South. Travel for about 2 miles and exit on the right to Highway 192. Keep on the 192 and exit on to the Iast. Exit the It exit 74 (Sand Lake Road). Drive down the slip road and turn right on to Sand Lake Road. Travel straight on Sand Lake Road for about 6 miles till you get to Orange Blossom Trail. Turn right on Orange Blossom Trail then left at the 1st or 2nd lights into Florida Mall.
The Mall at Millenia offers an upmarket shopping experience with typically higher end stores than the Florida Mall.
The Mall’s owners describe the mall as follows:-
“The Mall at Millenia offers the finest collection of luxury brands in Orlando. Made for those who surround themselves in luxury, it is an experience that defines elevated living. This superb collection of the world’s most desired retailers is unrivaled by any other shopping destination.”
To get to the Mall at Millenia, follow the same direction as Florida Mall. Exit the I-4 at junction 74 and follow signs to Mall at Millenia.