Category archives: Dining & Entertainment

Celebrity Chef Rick Bayless Opens New Mexican Restaurant at Disney Springs

Celebrity Chef Rick Bayless Opens New Mexican Restaurant at Disney Springs

  • Posted on 07/15/2016

The newest dining triumph to open at Disney Springs (Walt Disney World's dining and entertainment district) comes in the form of a restaurant experience that explores the love affair that Celebrity Chef Rick Bayless has with authentic Mexican cuisine. #TacoTuesday will never be the same in Orlando with the fresh flavors, alluring aromas and ...

Looking to Grab a Cold One after the Meeting? Here are Top 5 Post Meeting Meet-ups Specializing in Brews

Looking to Grab a Cold One after the Meeting? Here are Top 5 Post Meeting Meet-ups Specializing in Brews

  • Posted on 07/05/2016

From swanky music lounges to mountain-lodge sports bars to interactive beer-drinking experiences, meeting planners and attendees alike will enjoy grabbing a cold one after a long day of meetings and sessions. Turn your post-meeting agenda into a beer-hopping adventure with these five unique International Drive favorites.    

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The infamous Nashville, Tennessee music scene comes ...

First Look: STK Grand Opening at Disney Springs

First Look: STK Grand Opening at Disney Springs

  • Posted on 06/07/2016

 

One of the premiere steakhouses in the country, STK, has come to Disney Springs! The largest in the chain of restaurants, the Orlando location is wonderful for private meeting events.

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There’s a luxe private dining room “Tempest Storm” on the main floor that can seat up to 15 guests, as well as the option ...

The BOATHOUSE at Disney Springs: A Great Place  To Meet and Eat in Orlando

The BOATHOUSE at Disney Springs: A Great Place To Meet and Eat in Orlando

  • Posted on 12/16/2015


The BOATHOUSE in Disney Springs recently opened and it’s a perfect place for your group to enjoy upscale waterfront dining featuring historic boats from the 30s, 40s and 50s. The BOATHOUSE is one of the new venues in The Landing, the first of four planned neighborhoods as Downtown Disney continues to transition into Disney ...

TripAdvisor: Disney’s Victoria & Albert’s in Top 10 Travelers’ Choice Restaurants in the U.S.

TripAdvisor: Disney’s Victoria & Albert’s in Top 10 Travelers’ Choice Restaurants in the U.S.

  • Posted on 11/18/2015


TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel site, has named Victoria & Albert's at Walt Disney World Resort to its 2015 list of Best Fine Dining Restaurants in the United States. It's one more reason why dining in Orlando has become a main attraction.

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This ultimate in upscale dining restaurant made number six in this ...

NBC Sports Grill & Brew – A Game Changer for Dining Entertainment in Orlando

NBC Sports Grill & Brew – A Game Changer for Dining Entertainment in Orlando

  • Posted on 11/04/2015


The gloves are off! Despite opening eight new Universal CityWalk venues in the last year, Universal Orlando Resort isn't letting the destination's self-proclaimed "year of dining and entertainment" end without placing a full-court press on the dining in Orlando scene featuring a lineup of swanky restaurants with celebrity names and James Beard Award ...

Here for a Meeting in Orlando? Here are Some Restaurants That Are  Hidden Gems In and Around Town

Here for a Meeting in Orlando? Here are Some Restaurants That Are Hidden Gems In and Around Town

  • Posted on 10/14/2015


There are so many wonderful dining experiences in Orlando, from award winning restaurants in our convention hotels, to independent restaurants off the beaten path. Here are a few:

Scratch is located in the heart of Winter Park, FL and is a family owned and operated business. They specialize in fresh, locally procured ingredients prepared with ...

Morimoto Asia Opens in Disney Springs!

Morimoto Asia Opens in Disney Springs!

  • Posted on 09/30/2015


The long awaited Morimoto Asia has opened! Chef Morimoto’s first pan-Asian restaurant is in the heart of the new Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort. The restaurant includes lounges, private dining spaces for groups and an exhibition kitchen that allows guests a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the culinary action.

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Morimoto Asia is part of ...

Urban Gardens in the Heart of Orlando Make for Some Memorable Meeting Meals

Urban Gardens in the Heart of Orlando Make for Some Memorable Meeting Meals

  • Posted on 08/26/2015


Ever wonder where chefs find the spices or delicacies like cremini mushrooms for their delectable dishes? Orlando has some hidden gardens that supply their chefs de Cuisine with some lovely fruits and vegetables they incorporate into their fare. Here are some local finds:

K Restaurant and Wine Bar, located in Orlando’s College Park neighborhood ...

Seven Places to Have a Cocktail in Orlando After The Meeting

Seven Places to Have a Cocktail in Orlando After The Meeting

  • Posted on 07/29/2015


1. Blue Martini is in The Pointe Orlando dining and entertainment district. It’s a trendy upscale lounge with a warm, welcoming environment with live entertainment nightly. Blue Martini is known for offering over 42 signature Martinis, specialty cocktails, fine wines & spirits, and delicious sharable bites. 

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2. In 2015, Tin Roof – A Live Music Joint ...