International Drive in Orlando, Florida is famous for its numerous bars, restaurants and other nightlife attractions. With its wide variety of things to do, there’s something here for everyone to enjoy!
If you decide to go bar hopping on International Drive, the number of choices available is incredible. You can find everything from authentic Irish and English pubs to unique nightlife experiences. For example, The Pub at 9101 International Drive offers a unique combination of British hospitality and American flair with their gastropub style menu and extensive beverage selection creating a one of a kind experience. Then there’s the Lucky Leprechaun at 7032 International Drive, which is Orlando’s premier Irish Pub, offering live music, pool tables, imported beer, and traditional Irish food. If Latin-themed is more your style, the state-of-the-art Mango’s Tropical Café located at 8102 International Drive will thrill you with its award-winning dining and shows.
For a more unique experience, there’s the ICEBAR at 8967 International Drive. ICEBAR Orlando is the world’s largest ice bar. It features in excess of seventy tons of ice that is all hand carved. ICEBAR offers an experience that’s totally unique that you won’t want to miss. On entering you’ll be offered thermal coats and gloves for your comfort. However, there’s a lounge next to the ice bar for warming up and dancing. ICEBAR Orlando isn’t the only cool place on I-Drive! The Minus5 Ice Bar is at 9101 International Drive. The Minus5 offers ice sculptures that are interactive, creating an incredible Winter wonderland atmosphere. The Minus5 also allows children admittance during daytime hours.
For those of you travelling in a larger group, you may want to consider Kings Bowl at 8255 International Drive. Kings Bowl offers a modern late-night venue that features bowling, 2 bars, billiards and dining in a very spacious retro setting. You may also want to bring your group to Howl At The Moon – Orlando, located at 8815 International Drive. The Howl Orlando is a lively party bar that features novelty drinks and dueling piano shows, it is truly a continuous, non-stop party!
Searching for a place that is quieter and more romantic? Wine lovers may enjoy Cooper’s Hawk Winery which is at 8005 International Drive. Cooper’s Hawk pairs house label wines with New American food in a setting that’s contemporary. Cooper’s Hawk operates its own winery that produces more than 600,000 gallons annually. Beer aficionados will really enjoy the Yard House at 8367 International Drive. The Yard House offers its Chalkboard Series of draft beers, which is a rotating selection. It features some very complex and unique beers from imported, domestic, and local breweries.
Or perhaps you would enjoy a dinner-theatre experience. Look no further than the Treasure Tavern at 6400 Carrier Drive between International Drive and Universal Blvd. The Treasure Tavern offers a unique dining and entertainment experience. Comedy, burlesque, cirque, and excellent food combine to provide you with an entertaining experience like no other. You’ll find a combination of top-notch chefs, amazing performers, and beautiful dancers from around the world providing you with a tantalizing and captivating escape from the ordinary.
If you’re interested in catching some live music look no further than the Tin Roof at 8371 International Drive, which is part of the Orlando Eye. The Tin Roof provides musicians with a place to perform as well as a place to gather when they aren’t performing. Delicious food, a friendly crew, an eclectic environment, and regular patrons have made the Tin Roof a preferred location for musicians and those to like to see them perform.
For people looking for a trendy, upscale lounge, we have the Blue Martini at 9101 International Drive. The Blue Martini features live entertainment each night and its best known for its signature Martinis (42 varieties), fine wines, specialty cocktails, and delicious snacks. This is a favorite Happy Hour gathering place for professionals to go for an after-office cocktail.
The above is just a sampling of the many nightlife venues that call International Drive their home. You will find links to numerous venues below along with a brief description of what each of them has to offer.
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Dave & Buster's
Enjoy food, fun and the latest and greatest video and interactive games at Dave & Buster's. 1/2 Price Games All Day Every Wednesday. Happy Hour 4:30-7pm Mon-Fri and 10pm-close Mon-Thurs!
Mango's Tropical Cafe
Mango’s Tropical Cafe Orlando! International Drive’s most exciting dining and entertainment experience creates memories with award-winning dining, shows and nightlife. Enjoy a uniquely Latin-themed experience with our state of the art facility for your special night out, birthday celebrations and so much more.
O'Shucks Pub & Karaoke Bar
O'Shucks Pub is a family oriented pub conveniently located on International Drive in Orlando, within minutes of Central Florida's major attractions, including Universal Orlando, Walt Disney World, SeaWorld Orlando and many hotels. Voted one of the BEST karaoke bars in Orlando by the Orlando Weekly magazine!
Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show at WonderWorks
This hilarious show combines high-energy comedy improvisation with spectacular magic to thoroughly entertain audiences of all ages. Unlimited Hand-Tossed Pizza, Salad, Beer, Wine, Soda and Dessert. Voted best dinner show!
Sleuths Mystery Dinner Shows
Step into a world of comedy and intrigue where you become the detective! Enjoy a delicious dinner with your choice of Honey Glazed Cornish Hen, Cheese Lasagna with or without Meatballs or Prime Rib served medium for little extra charge. All meals are served with unlimited beer, wine and soft drinks. Each show offers improvisation and audience participation while you mingle with outrageous characters, interrogate the suspectsand help us Solve the Crime!
Sleuths Mystery Dinner Shows currently has 13 different mysteries that alternate throughout the week. All shows are presented in one of our three beautiful theatres and climate controlled theatres. Located in the plaza beside Ripley's Believe It or Not.
We also offer special rates for parties of 15 or more! Great for all ages!
Zebra's Sports Bar & Grille at Rosen Inn at Pointe Orlando
Enjoy your favorite beer, wine or spirit in the relaxed atmosphere at Zebra’s Bar & Grille, located just off the lobby. Meet with friends for drinks or grab a bite to eat while watching a game on one of our eleven HDTVs. Enjoy nightly happy hour drink specials and live entertainment or Karaoke on most evenings. Sit inside or relax on our outdoor patio deck while dining on fan favorites like our Rosen’s Perfect Pizza® or a juicy cheeseburger with fries. Grille menu is available for eat-in and carry out.
3NINE at the Rosen Plaza Hotel
International Drive's original nightclub. Free valet parking. Dance to a live band and D.J. playing hits from the 80's, 90's and today.
AMC Universal Cineplex 20 with IMAX
Enjoy your favorite first-run movies in one of our 20 theatres featuring wall-to-wall screens, state of the art digital projection and sound, and stadium-style seating with high backed rocking chairs. For the ultimate experience, select our amazing IMAX auditorium with razor-sharp 3D digital picture, 12,000 watts of laser aligned digital surround sound, and an immersive experience like no other. Top off your visit with a few drinks at our full bar or expanded appetizer menu at our concession stands.
Andretti Indoor Karting & Games
Orlando's newest premier entertainment/event destination featuring high speed karts, attractions, event space, full restaurant/bar & more! Including bowling, arcade, laser tag, simulators and 7-D ride.
Featuring 16 Wide Screen Plasma TV's for your enjoyment. Stop by, meet everyone, and see Orlando's newest Hot Spot and Premiere Pool Room.
Eat. Drink. Be Happy. From our Chicago roots, we've always known that having a comfortable place to hang out, get great drinks, scratch food, awesome music, and the best service was something special. Full menu late night.
BB King's Blues Club
BB King's Blues Club is a popular entertainment destination located on the second level of Pointe Orlando. Conveniently located within walking distance from the Orange County Convention Center, we offer live music nightly as well as the South's best barbecue and Southern-style dishes.
Blue Man Group
Redefine entertainment with Blue Man Group at Universal Orlando® Resort. This world-renowned show is a curiously captivating mash-up of totally unique live music, exceptional humor, and lots of paint!
Blue Martini is open 7 days a week and is always ready to tailor a special event to fulfill corporate or individual requirements. Our stunning décor and 3 distinctly diverse guest experiences maintains a high level of energy that is unsurpassed.
Bob Marley-A Tribute to Freedom
This authentic replica of Marley's home in Kingston, Jamaica pays homage to the King of Reggae. Come experience and enjoy the tastes, aromas and spirit of Jamaica.
Cairo Bar & Hookah Lounge
Come to Cairo experience hypnotic beats and live musical events featuring the internationally known performers. More cosmopolitan glamour, beautiful dancers, and decadent food. This isn't just another lounge. It is Orlando's entrancing new destination for world travelers and the party elite.
Enjoy our spectacular outdoor patio for an al fresco evening, or spend time in our luxurious lounge designed to see and be seen. From high-end Egyptian hookahs and hand-blended tobacco to attentive service and high style, everything about the Cairo experience is designed to captivate.
Cheers Sports Bar
Cheers Bar & Grill is a local establishment that offers an easy-going and relaxed atmosphere. We aim to please with a large menu including appetizers, 1/2 lb. burgers, sandwiches, gyro's, salads, daily specials and don't forget the best wings in Orlando. So come by and relax with a drink or your favorite beer and enjoy a game of pool, darts or just watch the game on one of our many large screen TV's.
Cinemark Orlando and XD
Cinemark USA, Inc. is one of the largest motion picture exhibitors in North America operating 304 theatres, with 3,288 screens in 33 States and internationally.
CityWalk's Rising Star
Here’s your chance to be in the band! At CityWalk’s Rising Star karaoke club, you take center stage as the lead singer of a band. This is real music, played live while you belt out your favorite songs in front of a live audience!
Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar
Passing through the doors of Cuba Libre transports guests to an Old Havana courtyard complete with exotic foliage and vintage décor. The authentic menu of classic and contemporary Cuban cuisine, inspired by Chef-Partner Guillermo Pernot’s bi-annual travels to Cuba, coupled with the tropical ambiance, makes Cuba Libre a must-see, must-experience dining destination in Orlando.