Destination Universal Vacation Values February - July 2019 - Page 24

SAVOR the CITY HUNGRY BUT NOT SURE WHAT YOU’RE CRAVING? CHECK OUT THIS LIST OF SOME OF CENTRAL FLORIDA’S MOST POPULAR FOODIE DESTINATIONS AND THE RESTAURANTS THAT CALL THEM HOME. ICON ORLANDO In the shadow of ICON Orlando at the ICON Orlando 360 complex, you will find other attractions like Madame Tussauds, SEA LIFE Aquarium and Skeletons: Animals Unveiled! as well as several other unique shops. As you hop among the places to go at this entertainment destination, be sure to stop for a bite to eat at the many restaurants that also call the complex home. CASUAL DINING: Buffalo Wild Wings, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, Outback Steakhouse, Shake Shack, Tin Roof and Yard House CULTURAL CUISINE: Kotai Sushi, Lisbon Portuguese Cuisine, Uncle Julio’s Mexican Restaurant, Tapa Toro and iCafe de Paris SWEET TOOTH: Ben & Jerry’s, PretzelMaker/ Great American Cookies, Sugar Factory POINTE ORLANDO Whether you’re looking for a romantic dinner for two or an evening out that the whole family can enjoy, Pointe Orlando on International Drive has you covered with a large variety of restaurant offerings. CASUAL DINING: Copper Canyon, Johnny Rockets, Lafayette’s, Marlow’s Tavern, Pizza @ Pointe Orlando UPSCALE DINING: Cuba Libre, Itta Bena, Maggiano’s Little Italy, The Capital Grille, The Oceanaire Seafood Room, Tommy Bahama LATE-NIGHT CONCEPTS: Adobe Gila’s, B.B. King’s Blues Club, Blue Martini, Taverna Opa, The Pub RESTAURANT ROW The stretch of Sand Lake Road running from Turkey Lake Road to Apopka Vineland Road, which is a short drive from the Orange County Convention Center and local attractions, is known as Restaurant Row. It features a variety of restaurants for every mood and taste. CASUAL DINING: Bartaco, Bocas Grill, Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine, Dragonfly Robata Grill, Peperoncino, Rocco’s Tacos and Tequila Bar, The Melting Pot, The Whiskey UPSCALE DINING: Christini’s Ristorante Italiano, Eddie V’s Prime Seafood, Flemings Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, Morton’s the Steakhouse, Moonfish, Pharmacy Orlando, Ocean Prime, Roy’s Restaurant, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Seasons 52, Slate, Urbain 40, Vines Grille & Wine Bar GRAB A NIGHTCAP: Craig Miller’s Field House, Corona Cigar Company (drinks and cigars only) and Tomkos Tavern (games, drinks and food)