Experience The Ancient Olive, a world-class gourmet food tasting room and fine art gallery nestled in The Hidden Garden off Park Avenue in Winter Park home to Central Florida’s shopping, dining, and cultural showcase! Located minutes north of downtown Orlando, Park Avenue boasts more than 140 boutiques, sidewalk cafes, and museums.
Our award-winning retail shop is beautifully appointed and offers the finest globally, southern and locally sourced gourmet foods within an art gallery featuring fine art from local and Florida artists. Enjoy an ultra-clean, highly affordable gourmet food experience, which allows you to TASTE EVERYTHING we offer before purchasing. Sample an amazing array of unique gourmet foods such as olives from around the globe, French mustards, specialty pastas and sauces, gourmet condiments and spices, hard-to-find cocktail mixers, artisan crackers, honey, nuts, jams and chutneys. And we are proud to offer the finest locally made edibles anywhere in the area! Create beautiful and tasty gift baskets and boxes for your friends at home.
Treat yourself to the World's finest extra virgin olive oils and balsamic vinegars from a collection that has garnered us a position as a “best place in North America to purchase quality olive oils” by Tom Mueller, NYT best-selling author of Extra Virginity and TruthInOliveOil.com. You'll find our olive oils and balsamics on the tables of some pretty impressive restaurants like Winter Park's Hamilton's Kitchen at The Alfond Inn and Paula Deen's The Lady and Sons restaurant in Savannah, Georgia.
You won't find a friendlier, more highly-regarded sales team to answer your questions and make your tasting experience one you won't forget! Winter Park is a short drive North on I-4 off the Fairbanks exit. Or, hop on the SunRail commuter train for a delightfully easy ride to Winter Park where The Ancient Olive is only steps from the train platform. Enjoy Winter Park in a way that's Uniquely...Thoughtfully...Artfully Gourmet!