JazTro By Chef D.O.C. Restaurant Open in Orlando

The Central Florida food scene just got a very special addition. Celebrated Chef Juan “Danny” Otero is proud to introduce the opening of his very own restaurant concept – JazTro By Chef D.O.C.

The from scratch kitchen serves a fusion of multicultural-inspired cuisine with a touch of Latin American flavors using fresh ingredients and cooking to order from classics, original creations and new trends. The menu includes: Sliced Steaks, Salmon, Chicken, Pork, Shrimp, Ground Beef “Picadillo” style, as well as Tofu, Pastas, Grits, desserts, soft drinks and more.

“It has always been a dream to have my own concept, in which I can showcase everything I have learned and continue learning and also embracing all the passion and techniques from loved ones like my Grandfather Ovidio Cruz (first chef in the family), my Mom Lourdes Cruz (my first and most significant exposure to my Puerto Rican cooking, my Mother-in-Law Maria Cruz Salazar (the person that showed me the essence of Mexican Cuisine) and the amazing ownership of Rusteak and Teak, who provided me with the platform and exposure to a higher level of cuisine as well as the knowledge to run a business,” said Chef Danny.

Chef Danny brings over 24 years of experience to JazTro By Chef D.O.C. working in the culinary industry mainly in Orlando, Florida as the former Executive Chef of Rusteak Restaurant & Wine Bar and Teak Neighborhood Grill. He also worked as a private chef, in hotels, corporate restaurants and independently. Alongside Owner/Chef Danny at the restaurant is wife and General Manager Ana D. Otero Salazar.

“JazTro By Chef D.O.C. offers something different because it combines a very casual and approachable service with food choices and alternatives that are very hard to find all in the same place, and most importantly, having the connection from chef to guest,” he continued. “We are a family-owned business that has been blessed with the opportunity to serve the community and leave a mark in the culinary world.”

The intimate restaurant houses four tables welcoming eight guests at a time, and take out is offered and encouraged. Enjoy JazTro By Chef D.O.C. now open at 829 Good Homes Road, Orlando, 32818.  Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 11am-7:30pm, Saturday 11am-5:30pm.

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