A LAND REMEMBERED ‒ Steak. Old Florida charm abounds with artifacts and photos from the state’s past. Organic steaks from the Harris Ranch are the main feature. Specialties include seared, black-iron sirloin braised with wild mushrooms. D (nightly). www.landrememberedrestaurant.com. Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd., 407.996.3663. B LINE ‒ American. This upscale diner is open 24/7 so you can get a stack of pancakes, a great burger or a house-made dessert any time. Free valet. B, Br, L, D (daily). www.orlando.regency.hyatt.com. 9801 International Drive, 407.345.4570. B. B. KING’S BLUES CLUB ‒ Southern. Southern-style dining and live music nightly by the B.B. King All Star Band. Signature menu items include fried dill pickles, gumbo, various barbecue and rib dishes, and banana bread pudding to top off your meal. L, D (daily). www.bbkingclubs.com. Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive, 407.370.4550. BEN & JERRY’S ‒ Ice Cream. Taste the legendary ice cream created with non-GMO, Fair Trade ingredients and sustainably sourced packaging. Ben & Jerry’s unique flavors like Cherry Garcia, Boston Cream Pie and Chubby Hubby deliver a euphoric ice cream experience. L, D (daily). www.benjerry.com/idrive360. 8457 International Drive, 407.930.6054; 9101 International Drive, 407.286.3353. CAFÉ TU TU TANGO ‒ Mediterranean. Resembling an artist’s loft somewhere in Spain, the restaurant invites diners to feast on tapas and other appetizersized items while watching artists work. All artwork is for sale. L, D (daily). www.cafetututango.com. 8625 International Drive, 407.248.2222. CALA BELLA‒ Italian. Cozy up to the bar for a full dinner and watch chefs skillfully prepare Italian delights such as orecchiette with pan-seared diver scallops, Tuscan veal chops, or roast chicken and artichoke pizza. D (nightly). www.calabellarestaurant.com. Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd., 407.996.3663. DEL FRISCO’S DOUBLE EAGLE STEAK HOUSE ‒ Steak House. This classic American steakhouse specializes in juicy, hand-cut, aged USDA Prime Beef steaks and chops served with irresistible side dishes like lobster macaroni and cheese. D (nightly). www.delfriscos.com. 9150 International Drive, 407.351.5074. EVERGLADES RESTAURANT‒ Steak/Seafood. The unusual menu of gator chowder and buffalo tenderloin works well with the Everglades-themed dining room complete with murals depicting nature scenes. D (nightly). www.evergladesrestaurant.com. The Rosen Centre Hotel, 9840 International Drive, 407.996.2385. FIORENZO ‒ Italian Steakhouse. The Hyatt has blended an authentic Italian restaurant and the tradition of a great American steak house. Features an open kitchen and a pizza oven. D (nightly). www. orlando.regency.hyatt.com. 9801 International Drive, 407.345.4570. FOGO DE CHÃO ‒ Brazilian/Steak. Experience the Southern Brazilian way to indulge. Meats such as steak, sausage, chicken, lamb and more are roasted over an open fire and presented to the table by roving gauchos. L (M-F), D (daily), Br (Sa-Su). www. fogo.com. 8282 International Drive, 407.370.0711. HANAMIZUKI ‒ Japanese. A thoroughly authentic Japanese restaurant with an expertly prepared selection of menu items ranging from sushi to ramen. L, D ( Tu-Su). www.hanamizuki.us. 8255 International Drive, 407.363.7200. HASH HOUSE A GO GO ‒ American. Hearty portions of comfort food favorites such as stacks of flapjacks, BLTs with extra “B,” burgers, fried chicken and meatloaf. The dining room is modern and slick.
B,L, D (daily). www.hashhouseagogo.com. 5350 International Drive, 407.370.4646. ICAFE DE PARIS ‒ French Bakery. Enjoy fresh croissants, pastries, signature sandwiches, soups and salads with some of the best brewed coffee in town at this French bakery at I-Drive 360. B,L, D (daily). www.i-drive360.com/icafe-de-paris. I-Drive 360, 8465 International Drive, 407.203.3000. JACK’S PLACE ‒ Steak/Seafood. Steak, seafood and regional dishes are served in an intimate dining room among Orlando’s largest collection of celebrity-autographed caricatures. Complimentary valet. D (nightly). www.jacksplacerestaurant.com. The Rosen Plaza Hotel, 9700 International Drive, 407.996.1787. MAGGIANO’S LITTLE ITALY‒ Italian. Italian familystyle dining with hearty platters meant to be shared. But expect more than spaghetti and meatballs: Tuscan-style mussels and mushroom ravioli make for more elegant cuisine. L, D (daily). www. maggianos.com. Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive, 407.241.8650. PARAMOUNT FINE FOODS‒ Middle Eastern. Try the baked pita straight from the wood-burning ovens, barbecue halal meats, chicken and beef shawarma, flatbreads and baklawa handmade daily. L, D (daily). www.paramountfinefoodsusa.com. 8371 International Drive, Suite 60, 407.930.8645. RA SUSHI ‒ Japanese & Sushi. Lively music, a vibrant crowd, inventive cocktails and the best sushi this side of Tokyo. L, D (daily). www.rasushi.com/ orlando. Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive, 407.454.5600. SHAKE SHACK‒ Burgers. With locations in Winter Park and I-Drive 360, this celebrated fast-casual burger and hotdog joint features unique local flavors in both decor and menu. L, D (daily). www.shakeshack.com. 119 N. Orlando Ave., 321.203.5130; 8359 International Drive, 407.205.0362. SHARKS UNDERWATER GRILL‒ Caribbean. Through the restaurant’s floor-to-ceiling glass, you can watch dozens of sharks while enjoying Floribbean cuisine. Park admission required. L, D (daily). www. seaworld.com. SeaWorld Orlando, 7007 Sea Harbor Drive, 800.327.2424. SHOGUN ‒ Japanese. Teppanyaki chefs entertain as they cook at this traditional steakhouse. Choose from steak, shrimp, chicken and lobster entrées. D (nightly). www.shogunorlando.com. Rosen Inn, 6327 International Drive, 407.352.1607. SPENCER’S AT THE HILTON ‒ Steak. pecialties are the Spencer’s cut made with Florida beef and fresh local seafood matched with local produce. Choose from over 20 wines by the glass and scratch-made cocktails. www.thehiltonorlando.com. 6001 Destination Parkway, 407.313.4300. SUGAR FACTORY‒ American. This upscale eatery that’s popular in cities like Vegas, New York and Chicago, just opened an Orlando outpost. The restaurant serves everything from brunch and burgers to candy-infused cocktails and a King Kong Sundae with 24 scoops of ice cream. L (Sa-Su), D (nightly). www.sugarfactory.com. 8371 International Drive, 407.270.7082. TAPA TORO ‒ Spanish. Guests enjoy classic and contemporary Spanish cuisine, tapas, signature cocktails, imported wine, a paella pit and flamenco dancers. L, D (M-Sa). www.tapatoro.restaurant. 8441 International Drive, 407.226.2929. TAVERNA OPA‒ Greek. This festive eatery serves family-style cuisine such as moussaka, grilled fish and spanakopita along with nightly entertainment including belly dancing and traditional music. L, D (daily). www.opaorlando.com. Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive, 407.351.8660. TEXAS DE BRAZIL‒ Steak. Brazilian-style steakhouse tempts diners with a 40-item buffet of cold and hot dishes, including typical Brazilian foods. Carvers roam with choice cuts of beef, pork, lamb, sausage and chicken on skewers and slice portions onto your plate. D (nightly). www.texasdebrazil.com. 5259 International Drive, 407.355.0355. THAI THANI ‒ Thai. Choose from assorted curries made with spicy chilies and coconut milk, gingerlaced stir fries, fresh spring rolls and seafood specialties. The atmosphere is colorful and festive. L, D (daily). www.thaithani.net. 600 Market St., Celebration, 407.566.9444; 11025 International Drive, 407.239.9733. THE CAPITAL GRILLE ‒ Steak. Known for its handcut, dry-aged steaks and expansive wine list, The Capital Grille aims to delight the most demanding diner. L, D (daily). www.thecapitalgrille.com. Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive, 407.370.4392. THE OCEANAIRE SEAFOOD ROOM ‒ Seafood. This upscale dining room at Pointe Orlando is dedicated to fresh seafood. Specialties include Alaskan halibut, Copper River salmon, Maine diver sea scallops, and for landlubbers, filet mignon and pork chops. D (nightly). www.theoceanaire.com. Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive, 407.363.4801. URBAN TIDE ‒ New American. This dining room at the Hyatt Regency blends fresh seafood with seasonal Florida flavors. Free valet for visitors of the hotel. L, D (daily). www.orlando.regency.hyatt.com. 9801 International Drive, 407.345.4570.