Foodie Favorites

by Jessica Yelvington

Tommy Bahama
Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive, Level 1
Break out the bongo drums and get on island time! Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar is ideal for lunch, dinner or happy hour. Enjoy a relaxing evening on their beautiful patio while enjoying their famous coconut shrimp and a fabulous happy hour! Whether it be one of their signature drinks like the Mango Habanero Margarita or a delicious glass of wine you can’t go wrong! Happy hour is from 4-6 p.m. daily and offers special pricing on drinks and select small plates anywhere from $5-$7.

Itta Bena
Pointe Orlando – 9101 International Drive, Level 2
Itta Bena is Orlando’s newest restaurant specializing in great steaks and seafood with contemporary Southern Cuisine flair. Come as you are and enjoy the intimate atmosphere, a cool libation and nightly entertainment by a jazz guitarist.

Morimoto Asia
Disney Springs – 1600 Buena Vista Drive
Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto partners in this glitzy space serving upscale Pan-Asian fare, sushi & steaks. Morimoto Asia offers an entirely new dining experience which showcases traditions like a Peking duck carving and dim sum. Morimoto also offers a sushi bar and lounge.

Universal CityWalk – 6000 Universal Blvd
Like burgers? Like sushi? Well then you’re in for a unique experience! Cowfish is a casual restaurant focused on offering both the best sushi AND the best burger. The extensive menu has everything from traditional sushi and specialty burgers to the fusion menu items they call Burgushi! Can’t decide on what to order? Try a bento box and get a mix of both! If that doesn’t sound intriguing enough, it’s worth it to just go for the Candy Bar Ice Cream Cake

Blue Martini
Pointe Orlando – 9101 International Drive, Level 1
Martinis & champagne accompany a global tapas menu, live music & daily drink specials in a stylish space. Blue Martini offers over 42 mouth-watering signature Martini’s, specialty cocktails, and fine wines. Daily Happy Hour from 4-8 p.m. featuring discounted food and drink selections.

For more places to dine while visiting Orlando, check out the Visit Orlando website.