Dining

Chain restaurants play a huge part in providing economical and "on the move" food, available 24 hours a day. But, if you want a la carte cuisine served up by world-class chefs, that's here too. And no matter what your tastes, you can choose any type of international cuisine.

Video Icon Video - Orlando's Offers Family-Friendly and World-Class Dining

  • Wherever you are staying you will find restaurants. Downtown Disney®, Disney's Boardwalk, Universal CityWalk® and International Drive (I-Drive) are teeming with eateries and so are the parks
  • Orlando's "Restaurant Row" is located on West Sand Lake Road with over 30 restaurants
  • Treat yourself to fine dining in some of the very best restaurants - the world is your oyster
  • Orlando takes pride, more than anywhere else in the world, in looking after families and restaurants cater for all ages of kids
  • Orlando offers a massive choice of themed dining. Watch kids' eyes light up at a character meal in the parks or resort hotels Favourite characters sign autographs and pose for pictures while you eat
  • Dinner shows are huge hits in Orlando for both couples and families
Orlando Holiday Tips
  • Some restaurants take reservations while other have 'call ahead seating'
  • Tip rates are usually 10% of your bill at buffet restaurants and 15% if served – 20% if the service is good
  • If you have special dietary requirements ask the server
  • You can eat round the clock as many eateries are open 24 hours
  • You must be 21 years old to be able to drink alcohol in a bar or restaurant
  • Price is where Orlando scores. You can eat cheaper than at home and generally the portions are huge so you can even share
  • It’s common practice to ask for a "doggy bag" if you can't manage all your food and want to save it for later
  • If you want character dining, book early as it is very popular

More on Shopping and Dining in Orlando

Shopping Teaser

Shopping

Orlando is a shoppers' dream. See where you can find the best malls, designer discount outlets and more.