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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David's Club Bar & Grill
David's Club offers a high energy environment with local and craft beers, eclectic wines by the glass and a fresh and creative menu. Indoor and outdoor seating, fire pits, pool tables, LCD TVs and large overstuffed chairs make this the perfect setting for special gatherings.
Fun Spot America
Have the #HappyTogether with roller coasters, thrill rides, a 250 ft. SkyCoaster, 4 multi-level go-kart tracks, and 100 arcade games. Gator Spot now included with single day pass. Free admission. Free parking. Trolley stop #6. Named "Best Budget Attraction" by the Orlando Sentinel.
Featuring stunning special effects, a customized sound system, unique specialty bars making it the 'next generation' in nightclub entertainment. Cover charge $5.25. Must be 21 to enter.
Hard Rock Live
Catch all the biggest names in music and comedy at the "Coliseum of Rock 'n Roll," where performers such as Velvet Revolver, Jewel, Beck, 311, Nelly and others have rocked the house.
Howl at the Moon
Howl At The Moon is a singing, clapping, stomping, dance on the piano, Rock 'n' Roll dueling piano show! It's part concert, part piano show, and all centered around audience interaction and two baby grand pianos. Our piano players are multi-talented, so you can also book them for playing the drums, the guitar, and even the trumpet! Anyone who likes good music will have a rockin' good time!
ICEBAR Orlando is pleased to be named the Largest Permanent Ice Bar in the World and featured on Travel Channel's "Extreme Barhopping" and Food Network's "America's Best". Whether in our frosty 22 degree Ice Bar or our room temperature Fire Lounge, we guarantee your evening will be unforgettable.
ICON Orlando 360
ICON Orlando 360™ is a play-at-your-own-pace kind of place, from the views around ICON Orlando™ to conversations around the table with friends. It starts with the wheel, but the fun keeps going around and around long after the ride. Explore other unique attractions like SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium, SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology and Madame Tussauds Orlando. Don’t miss the all-new Orlando StarFlyer, the world’s tallest swing ride at 450 feet. Refuel at one of our many full-service restaurants and keep the party going well into the night. Explore dining, entertainment, attractions and shopping, all in one beautiful, vibrant setting. Find your Iconic Moment. For more information please visit ICONOrlando.com.
After a long day, Istanbul Lounge is the best spot to hang out with friends, smoke hookah, drink wine and relax. Our stylish and cozy atmosphere will make you feel at home. With a view of Orlando Eye you can enjoy sitting at our patio. With more than 25 hookah flavors you can surely find something for your taste. Our special glass hookahs will add extra taste to your hookah experience.
Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville
Caribbean, Cajun and fresh Florida fare. Purchase Jimmy Buffett, Parrothead and Margaritaville merchandise.
Kings Dining & Entertainment
Kings brings a chef driven scratch kitchen, lounge, upscale bowling, billiards, world class A/V and sports packages and more to International Drive while providing a kid-free haven for adults in the evening.
Lafayette's Music Room
Located on the 2nd Level of Beautiful Pointe Orlando within walking distance of the Convention Center and many major hotels, Lafayette’s is the spot to enjoy great food, great conversation, and some of the best live music in town, seven nights a week.
Lucky Leprechaun Irish Pub
I-Drive's only Irish owned & operated pub. Home to the official Orlando Celtic Supporters Club, GAA's & 6 Nations Rugby. Kids always welcome, smoking permitted. Home of the Guinness Perfect Pint Award and the Golden Tap Award. As well as the grumpiest Dub bar owner in town!
We know all the tricks when it coms to fun! Experience International Drive's exhilirating go-kart tracks, the Alpine Jump & Avalance at Orlando's newst attraction, test your skills on our fast tracks and enjoy midway games, rides.
Main Event Entertainment
Main Event combines dining, virtual and interactive game play, state-of-the-art bowling, high ropes adventure courses, billiards, big screens and V Play Virtual Reality, the first U.S. free-roam, multi-player virtual reality game all under one roof. Main Event is THE destination for FUN.
minus5 Ice Bar
Everything inside minus5° is made of ice; the walls, the bar, the seats and even the glasses that you enjoy your cocktails in. We have our own ice carver who creates the ice sculptures and continuously reinvents the experience throughout the year.
NBC Sports Grill & Brew
NBC Sports Grill & Brew introduces a unique sports-dining experience unlike anything you've seen before. This place is a Game Changer. Inside, a wall of Foosball tables invite guest to test their skills while nearly 100 HD screens play a constant stream of sports coverage. Offering private dining, areas for groups and an indoor-outdoor beer garden, NBC Sports Grill & Brew is a stylish and sophisticated addition to Universal CityWalk®.
Orena Sports Bar
Watch your favorite team on big screen TV's featuring NFL Package, NHL Package, MLB Package or have fun playing ping pong, billiards, corn hole and video games. Great food with daily and nightly specials.
Orlando Improv Comedy Club & Dinner Theatre
The Improv. 40 Years. Millions of Laughs.The Improv is proud to announce the highly anticipated return to the Orlando market! We will be welcoming the biggest names in comedy to our stage as well as supporting our local talent here in Central Florida!
An authentic reproduction of New Orleans’ favorite watering hole, Pat O’Brien’s is the original home of the “flaming fountain” patio, and the world-famous “Hurricane®” specialty drink. Cajun style appetizers, entrees, and desserts are served in the main bar, courtyard, and terrace level. Entrees include catfish fillets, jambalaya, shrimp Creole, and wings.
World Famous Dueling Piano Players nightly!
Red Coconut Club
The Red Coconut ClubSM is Orlando’s newest nightclub and ultra-lounge. It sits atop CityWalk, where you can take in the stars on the balcony, mellow out at intimate tables inside, or mix with lively crowds around the bars.