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Check out 4 favorite affordable wine bars in Orlando

Island Time | Photo: Zach T./Yelp
Island Time | Photo: Zach T./Yelp (Photo: Zach T./Yelp)


Looking to try the best wine bars in town?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable wine bars in Orlando, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings.

1. Black Bean Deli

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Topping the list is Black Bean Deli. Located at 1835 E. Colonial Drive in Colonialtown North, the deli, wine bar and Cuban spot is the highest-rated budget-friendly wine bar in Orlando, boasting 4.5 stars out of 622 reviews on Yelp. 

If you're looking for more, we found these details about Black Bean Deli. Courtesy of owner Andres Corton, this cafe specializes in Cuban sandwiches, platters and appetizers. It also serves beer, wine and Cuban coffee.

"With Authentic Cuban recipes passed down from family members, the food has maintained impeccable quality and flavor for over 12 years. Recognized by mediums such as Saveur, New York Times, AOL City Guide, Go Magazine, Orlando Sentinel, Orlando Weekly and Bite Magazine," per the history section of the business's Yelp profile.

2. Barley & Vine Biergarten

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Next is East Central Park's Barley & Vine Biergarten, situated at 2406 E. Washington St. With 4.5 stars out of 110 reviews on Yelp, the pub, wine bar and beer garden has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for a low-priced option. 

If you're hungry for more, we found these details about Barley & Vine Biergarten.

"We strive to be one the best craft beer bars in Orlando. We feature 25 rotating craft beers on draft and 150 craft bottled beers," according to the business' Yelp profile. "We feature 25 craft beers on draft and 150 craft bottled beers plus a selection of wine, mead, and sake."

3. Aardvark Beverages

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Aardvark Beverages, located at 2610 S. Ferncreek Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the inexpensive beer bar and wine bar 4.5 stars out of 49 reviews. 

The site has lots more information on Aardvark Beverages. Under new ownership since 2017, this spot which started out as a small convenience store and keg supplier in the 1970s has expanded its services. 

"Aardvark is now a craft beer and wine bar, bottle shop, restaurant, coffee bar, cigar shop, draft tech supply store, keg store, and a convenience store all rolled in one."—that's per the history section of the business's Yelp profile.

Food options include bacon mac and cheese bites, bourbon meatball flatbread, Nashville hot wings and a bananas foster dessert. 

4. Island Time

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Island Time, a wine bar and Southern and Caribbean spot in Thornton Park, is another much-loved, low-priced go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 41 Yelp reviews. Head over to 712 E. Washington St. to see for yourself. 

We looked there for more about Island Time.

At this spot, you can enjoy chill Key West vibes, chef Devon Tillman's culinary creations and specialty cocktails and wine. The drink menu features a peach frosé, frozen sangria and The Swirl, a mix of frosé and sangria. 


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