Retire in Winter Garden, FL

Livability Score
45
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
Total Population
36826
Median Househould Income
58355
Median Age
34.5
65 Years and Over
3599
Median Home Value
194500
Unemployed
1652
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Yellow Dog Eats

Such an amazing place! The food is on point, always! With the mix of flavors and a very 'hip' feel to all of the styles of food as well. This is one of...

2. Lucky Straws Boba Tea of Winter Garden

Awesome hang out place for gamers and boba-enthusiasts alike! I visited while they were in the process of renovating, but that didn't interfere with a vibe...

3. Taco Norteño

If you're on the fence of whether to go here or not, don't be. Just go! A friend took me here and told me that it would be the best tacos I've had. He...

4. Bates New England Seafood & Subs

This is our second trip to Orlando and 4th time eating here, it never disappoints. We were told they're going to open a larger location and that's great...

5. Chef's Table At the Edgewater

FIRST IMPRESSION: The place doesn't look like much from the outside but space is used wisely on the inside. Multiple small tables for the "tasting room",...

Golf
1. Villas of Grand Cypress Orlando

This review is about two months late, better late than never. We have been staying here a couple of times a year for over a decade. So it goes without...

2. Shingle Creek Golf Club

Hello Yelpers. This is a beautiful place. Where do I start. This was my weekend getaway for some girl time with my best friend. All I can say is...

3. Arnold Palmer's Bay Hill Club & Lodge

Yesterday, I attended my fifth Arnold Palmer Invitational here and very little changes over time. The golf course is excellent and annually tests the best...

4. Sanctuary Ridge Golf Club

I can't decide if this course or Legends in Clermont is my favorite course I've played so far. This course is well maintained and incredibly fun to play....

5. Grand Cypress Academy of Golf

We golfed 2 of the 9 hole courses last summer and while we were here this year we golfed The New Course. It was a great course although double flagged...

Active
1. Crystal River Kayak Company

Why 5 stars? Because this was a very memorable paddle boarding experience! --- --- --- If this wasn't such a journey from my house, I'd be a...

2. The Paddling Center At Shingle Creek

This place is quite a surprise right in the middle of everything with the hustle & bustle of Orlando and the Theme parks close by. Nice canopy of trees on...

3. Bird's Underwater

I can't say enough good things about our trip. Scalloping with Bird's Underwater was an amazing experience. On our drive home we had already decided we...

4. King's Cross Station

Kings Cross is the station to get to Hogsmeade and Hogwarts (Islands of Adventure) from London (Universal Studios) on the Hogwarts Express. You will need...

5. West Orange Trail

Best trail ever!! My fiance and I used it for the first time today and it was great!!! The bike trail is beautiful, mostly shady, spacious and nicely paved....

Arts
1. Garden Theatre

I love this little theater! It's so awesome to find a place that plays classic movies, extra bonus points for being able to watch them in such a great...

2. Pinot's Palette

This was my first time coming to a paint and wine location but had a great time here! We came here for a team building activity, I honestly had no clue how...

3. West Orange 5

Great little family owned theatre Good location and easy to find Great snacks and they even have beer and wine coolers!

4. Painting with a Twist

Such a fun experience. I signed up at the last minute and went with my mom, who has never painted before, and we ended up having a great night and a lot of...

5. DRIP

Breathtakingly beautiful. Where to begin. We had the vip ticket which included open bar and t shirt and bandana. A little disappointed with the bar as...

Shopping
1. The Mall At Millenia

Being from Connecticut, I'm set in my ways with the Westfarms Mall (google it if interested). I was very happy to see that the Mall at Millenia offered many...

2. World Market

When in Orlando, I know we will be here. They have a nice assortment of house goods, decor, food and alcohol from all over the world, & furniture. We like...

3. Publix Super Markets

I don't think I have ever been to a Publix I didn't enjoy but this one took the cake...or should I say sandwich. Ok so I know that was really cheesy but I...

4. Winter Garden Village

Winter Garden Village is a giant outdoor mall. There's really something for everyone here since the area hosts a variety of items. There's plenty of...

5. Winter Garden Wheel Works

Excellent customer service and perfect location right off of the trail. They are a bit on the pricey side, but they have so much in stock.

Health
1. Alan R Heap, DMD

A+ is the grade I give MVFD! If you know me you know I'm not a fan of the dentist, matter of fact, I didn't mind not having insurance for several years...

2. Lakeside Family Dentistry

After breaking a tooth I took to the internet to find a dentist. Being new to the area, I came to YELP first. I'm located in Kissimmee, but could not find...

3. Simmonds Dental Center

Everything about this Dental Center is welcoming! It looks and feels so nice from the moment you walk in. The staff goes above and beyond to make sure you...

4. Gentle Touch MediSpa & Wellness

Highly recommend this spa. Very clean, high end products are used, so relaxing inside and staff is so friendly! I had a parental massage with Catalina and...

5. Family Chiropractic Works

We love Dr Craig ! I have been to 5 chiropractors and he blows them all away. Has good healthy eating advice too and keeps our kids aligned. My migraines...