sushi & kappo omakase restaurant by mark, jen & lordfer

building our nest in audubon park, orlando


about kadence

we opened kappo, our sushi stand in the east end market, in 2014, and two years later moved around the corner to build a forever home. kadence features a nine-seat sushi bar, specializing in multi-course tasting menus. we also have a sake bar where you can enjoy our carefully curated selection of sake, beer and tea.

about the chefs

owners lordfer lalicon (french/italian training), jennifer bañagale (pastry training) and mark v. berdin (japanese training) are university of florida alum, who after graduating moved to new york city and then london to train in michelin-starred restaurants.

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recent press

Scott Joseph’s Orlando Restaurant Guide: Kadence (2019)

2019 Dining Awards: Critic’s Choice for Best Japanese (Orlando Magazine, 2019)

21 Best Restaurants in Orlando, Florida (Condé Naste Traveler, 2019)

Foodie Awards: Restaurant of the Year (Orlando Sentinel, 2019)

omakase (de)kadence (Edible Orlando, 2019)

Faiyaz Kara’s 55 Best Restaurants in Orlando (Orlando Weekly, 2018)

Foodie Awards: Orlando’s Best Restaurant is… (Orlando Sentinel, 2018)

The Best Food & Restaurants at Disney World, Orlando (Bloomberg, 2017)