Restaurants in Orlando


Looking for the best dining experience at Orlando City? Orlando offers a wide variety of selections which range from American to Italian to French to Japanese dishes.

One indication that yours is money well-spent in a restaurant once you leave their premises feeling full, while feeling energetic and relaxed at the same time. It's also important to plan ahead before dining: decide what food groups would appropriate in your meal. Remember that food enjoyment must factor in healthy eating.

One of the most famous dining experiences can be found at the classic Mediterranean setting of Mandolins Restaurant. The restaurant has been a typical attraction for Orlando-housed families and business travelers alike. Managed by the Radisson Resort Parkway, this 232-seat restaurant has been continuously praised for the sophisticated dining experience it gives to its visitors, giving a knack for the unique atmosphere of modern and classic periods.

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Mandolins Restaurant is also composed of diversified well-trained chefs that have already garnered years of experiences. Some have even worked in European restaurants and studied at the prestigious Cordon Bleu Culinary Academy. Mandolins' menu includes a variety of unique dishes which may encourage diners to try a kind of cuisine they don't normally get at home. Many do find the experience a thrillingly delectable one. Kids under five wouldn’t be charged.

Here’s a brief description of some of the most popular restaurants and dining places in Orlando:

For people who wants o discover the best of traditional Mexican cuisine, proceed to Vallarta Mexican Grill which can be found both in Kissimmee and Lake Buena Vista. Expect to enjoy delicious Mexican dishes and ice-cold margaritas while drowning in the sounds of the live mariachi band. Those looking for exotic location for a dining experience should go to Rainforest Cafe in Downtown Disney and Disney's Animal Kingdom Park. Considered as the most realistic rain forest ever created, the Amazon-feel doesn't just offer great food but of souvenirs and remarkable adventures as well.

Lovers of the Tom Hanks-starred film Forrest Gump will surely enjoy at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., located at Universal Orlando. Who wouldn't enjoy reading and ordering its menu which include a "Bucket of Boat Trash" which is actually a combination of deep fried shrimp, lobster and mahi-mahi, "I'm Stuffed Shrimp", baked large srimp stuffed with a crab and "Run Chicken Run," a chicken and greens salad. The restaurant features a mix of Forrest Gump memorabilia and reproductions of script pages, storyboards, costumes, shoes, and still photos.”

Voted as "Best Theme Restaurant," NBA City sends basketball fanatics as well as famished non-fans alike galloping in the restaurant for the taste bud and gut satisfaction. Definitely, NBA City is a combination of the best foods (which range from American cuisines, fresh pastas and pizzas), authentic NBA merchandise and a basketball game area. The main dining room actually features two 10x15-foot video screens that suit the viewing pleasure of NBA fanatics.