Orlando's International Drive & Convention District Restaurants & Entertainment
Every city in America has a proverbial Main Street, but few offer as much to see and do as the heart of Orlando’s tourism and convention districts: International Drive, aka I-Drive. Home to the Orange County Convention Center, this is where you’ll find some of Orlando’s most incredible attractions and sensational shopping, all just minutes away from Walt Disney World® Resort, Universal Orlando Resort and SeaWorld® Orlando. What’s more, International Drive and its surrounding areas boast some of the most diverse dining and electrifying nightlife in Florida.
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No visit to the I-Drive area is complete without a tasting tour of Pointe Orlando. One of our city’s many walkable dining, entertainment and retail hubs, this beautiful, open-air venue features numerous scrumptious eateries. Between favorites like The Capital Grille, Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, The Hampton Social, Main Event Entertainment, The Pub, Rodizio Grill, and Taverna Opa, plus JoJo’s ShakeBAR and Kavas Tacos & Tequila joining the lineup in 2023, there’s truly something for everyone.
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Home to The Wheel and other attractions, ICON Park® also boasts incredible restaurants and nightlife. Dining options here include Tapa Toro Tapas Bar & Paella Pit and Yard House, plus live music and tasty fare at Tin Roof, famous Key West original Sloppy Joe’s, and Blake Shelton’s Ole Red. ICON Park even has a celebrity chef outpost courtesy of Gordon Ramsay Fish & Chips.
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Not that you need to hit up an all-in-one venue to find great dining and entertainment in Orlando’s convention area. In fact, some of the best can be found inside the district’s stellar hotels and resorts, including A Land Remembered at Rosen Shingle Creek, David’s Club at Hilton Orlando, Everglades Restaurant at Rosen Centre, and many others.
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Similarly, Hyatt Regency Orlando’s Rocks and Rosen Plaza’s 3NINE are two of the area’s most vibrant nightspots. Meanwhile, a cool time is always guaranteed at ICEBAR Orlando on I-Drive, where you’ll also find a dueling piano bar like no other at Howl at the Moon.
Plenty of other restaurants and nightspots are waiting in this area. Use our listings to see what else our convention area and International Drive are cooking up, and make it a night to remember in Orlando.