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Mar 30th, 2023

New Owners Renovate Mellow Mushroom Mt. Dora with New Look and New Team

Mount Dora, FL (March 30, 2023) – Pizza lovers have reason to celebrate. April 3, 2023, marks the opening of a completely renovated Mellow Mushroom with new owners at the restaurant in Mount Dora. It is located at 18221 US-441, Mount Dora, FL, 32757. Chuck and Stacey Votey have 19 years of experience operating Mellow Mushroom restaurants and this is their fourth Mellow Mushroom restaurant in the Orlando area.

Mellow Mushroom’s stone-baked pizzas, great local brews, and hand-crafted cocktails, along with freshly made salads and a wide assortment of munchies, will be available for dine-in guests as well as online ordering. 


New Design Highlights

The restaurant features an open floor plan and vibrant design with a large indoor/outdoor bar and outdoor patio. These details provided inspiration for the restaurant and are woven throughout the interior.  

Highlights include:

  • Four-sided Victorian clock suspended from the center of the atrium
  • A large mural in the main dining space — featuring Alice in Wonderland and additional Lewis Carroll imagery
  • Tables and booth enclosures with iron detailing — reminiscent of a bird cage

By the Numbers

  • Interior Space: 2,764 square feet / 134 guests
  • Patio Space: 1,009 square feet / 51 guests 
  • Bar Seating: inside bar – 16 / outside bar – 10
  • Beer Taps: 24

“We are excited by the decision of Chuck and Stacey Votey to expand the Mellow Mushroom family and look forward to supporting their Mount Dora location,” said Mike Foster, Chief Operating Officer at Mellow Mushroom. 

“We enjoy being a part of the Florida community and the restaurant emanates inspiration and warmth that is a great representation of the area and patrons,” said franchisee owners, Chuck and Stacey Votey.


Info on Mellow Mushroom

Mellow Mushroom was founded in Atlanta, Georgia in 1974 and today operates in 19 states. Each Mellow Mushroom is locally owned and operated.  For over 40 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh, stone-baked pizzas to order in an eclectic, art-filled, and family-friendly environment.             

For more information about Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers and to view the full menu of munchies, salads, pizzas, calzones, hoagies and more, go to MellowMushroom.com, follow on Instagram @MellowMushroom, like on Facebook at Facebook.com/MellowMushroom, or follow on Twitter @MellowMushroom.

Link Mellow Mushroom Exterior Photos: Photos

Link Mellow Mushroom Menu Photos: Photos