Frequently Asked Questions

Do you take reservations?

We are a fast-casual dining establishment, and we do not take reservations. We are open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. We are usually ready to serve those who come a little early, and we never have a hard closing time.

Do you franchise?

We are a family-owned company and do not have intentions of franchising.

Why are you closed on Sundays?

The COOP is a family-owned faith-based restaurant, and we feel Sundays are a day for family and worship.

Who do I need to talk to about donations?

Please contact our Donations Coordinator at

Do you have private rooms available?

Our restaurants are set up with family-style seating, including our main dining room, porch, and outside patio. We do not have private rooms but do welcome large groups to dine with us. Additionally, we have many options available through our Catering Department if you’re looking for something more private.

Do you have nutritional information?

We do not have nutritional information for our menu items. We do, however, offer allergen information here.

May I place an order online?

We do not have an online ordering system, but we invite all guests to call 407-843-2667 to place an order for pick up.

Are you affiliated with 4 Rivers Smokehouse?

Yes, the COOP and 4 Rivers Smokehouse are both John Rivers’ concepts and are owned and managed by the Rivers family.

How can I learn about new store updates?

The best way to learn about our development and growth is by liking us on Facebook.

How can I apply for employment at The COOP?

To apply for employment, please click here to fill out our application and choose The COOP from the location drop-down menu.

What are your Holiday Hours?

We are closed on the following holidays:
-New Year’s Day
-Christmas Day