Celebrate Orlando’s culinary scene with Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining®, now in its 14th year.  Running from Aug. 23 through Sept. 30, 2019, it’s your chance to enjoy three-course, prix-fixe dinners at more than 120 of Orlando’s best restaurants for just $35 per person.  Additionally, through Visit Orlando, $1 from each meal will benefit two local charities: the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Greater Orlando and Lighthouse Central Florida.

We were invited to Chroma for a sneak peek and taste of their Magical Dining menu this year.

Chroma is an innovative restaurant located in Lake Nona Town Center that serves a colorful menu of small plates, craft beer, fine wine-on-tap, and specialty cocktails.

Appetizer

Please choose two:

Guava and Goat Cheese Flatbread
Speck ham, Marcona almonds, red sorrel

Blue Crab and Artichoke Dip
Parmesan gratin, grilled ciabatta

Tuscan Kale and Quinoa
Roasted chicken, toasted almonds, golden raisins, citrus vinaigrette

Chopped Heirloom
Blue cheese, Romaine, red and yellow beets, beefsteak tomato, cucumber, rainbow carrots, brioche croutons, honey-almond vinaigrette

Main Course

Crab Cakes
Mango salsa, crispy panko, cilantro

Grilled Skirt Steak
Crispy shallots, baby iceberg, heirloom tomatoes, aged blue cheese, buttermilk dressing

Lobster Pad Thai
Rice noodles, asparagus, egg, shredded daikon radishes, carrots, sprouts, roasted peanuts

Grilled New York Strip
Spinach, caramelized stone fruit, citrus oil

Dessert

Choice of Any Mini Dessert
Butterscotch Pudding
Key Lime Pie
Heritage Apple Crisp
Chocolate Pot de Creme, white rum and citrus-spiked fresh berries

I requested mozzarella cheese for my flatbread in place of goat cheese and they were very accommodating.  The Lobster Pad Thai was my favorite menu item out of them all.  The Butterscotch Pudding is their best-selling dessert, it is really good.  I highly recommend these dishes!

Chroma Modern Bar + Kitchen
6967 Lake Nona Boulevard Orlando, FL 32827
(407) 955-4340
visitorlando.com/en/magical-dining/restaurants/chroma-modern-bar-kitchen/46029