Top 10 Best Universal Orlando Resort Restaurants according to Yelp

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Are you planning a vacation to Universal Orlando and not sure what dining options are available? It can get overwhelming with so many restaurants between Citywalk, Islands of Adventure, and Universal Studios. We went to Yelp to see what people are saying are the top 10 best restaurants at Universal Orlando. Let’s see what they said!

1. The Three Broomsticks

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Top on the list is one of the Harry Potter themed restaurants, The Three Broomsticks. This fun quick-service dining restaurant is like a scene right out of the movies. The Three Broomsticks serves British pub-style food and is a must-visit for any Harry Potter fan. It’s located in Islands of Adventure In Hogsmeade.

2. The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar

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Next up on the list is The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar. This restaurant is located in Citywalk and serves custom designed burgers and sushi. You can even combine the two loves and get Burgushi®, a cutting-edge fusion of sandwiches made with sushi stuff, and sushi built with burger stuff, this unique eatery offers the best of both worlds.

3. The Leaky Cauldron

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The second Harry Potter restaurant comes in at number three. The Leaky Cauldron is located in Diagon Alley on the Universal Studios side. This themed restaurant is complete with Sirius Black wanted posted just like in Prisoner of Azkaban. They also serve British style pub food. The fish and chips are really good.

Related: The Ultimate Guide To Dining In Diagon Alley At Universal Studios Florida

4. Finnegan’s Bar and Grill

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Step off Universal Studios’ New York streets into this traditional Irish-American pub. Finnegan’s is both a lively bar and a full-service restaurant. It features authentic Irish dishes like Bangers and Mash, Shepherd’s Pie, and Guinness Beef Stew. The Soda bread is worth a visit. Good food and fun atmosphere place Finnegan’s at number four!

5. Vivo Italian Kitchen

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Vivo Italian Kitchen is a delicious Italian restaurant located in Citywalk. It’s a perfect spot to load up on large portions of food after walking around theme parks all day. It’s traditional Italian in a modern and sleek setting. The pasta is all made right there in house. It’s definitely a restaurant to visit if you’re craving Italian.

6. Mythos

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Located in the Lost Continent at Islands of Adventure is Mythos. This is an award-winning full-service restaurant which features modern cuisine in a mythical setting. You can order a mix of Mediterranean, Asian and American fare. I’ve heard so many amazing things about Mythos. Make sure to order the Fork, Knife and Spoon Grilled Cheese.

7. Antojitos Authentic Mexican Food

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Another amazing Citywalk restaurant is Antojitos Authentic Mexican Food. This colorful restaurant is like a lively cantina! Made-from-scratch Mexican street fare, including tacos, empanadas, fajitas and more can be found on the menu.

8. Bigfire

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If you’re wanting some amazing steak and flame kissed cuisine, Bigfire is for you. Another Citywalk location makes the list. Elevated American fare like steaks and freshwater cuisine are given the fire-kissed treatment and enhanced using different woods, flavoring your meal with smoky goodness. And for dessert, you can roast s’mores right at your table with a delicious assortment of graham crackers, chocolates and marshmallows.

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9. Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville

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If you’re looking to relax with an island-themed restaurant after long park days Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville is for you. They obviously are famous for margaritas and I highly recommend the watermelon one! It’s delicious. This restaurant is also in Citywalk and has delicious island food and burgers. You can relax to some live music on the patio and enjoy the end to a perfect day.

10. Bubba Gump Shrimp

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Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. serves up this versatile seafood along with a host of Southern favorites, from award-winning baby back ribs to fried chicken, fresh fish dishes, and homemade desserts. The chefs proudly offer gluten-free and kids’ menus, as well. This Citywalk restaurant offers up Southern hospitality and delicious food. I had one of the best burgers ever while visiting Bubba Gump. Stop in to test your knowledge of Forrest Gump factoids, browse movie-inspired merchandise.

And there you have the top 10 Universal Orlando restaurants according to Yelp. Did your favorite make the list? Is there a new restaurant you’re wanting to try? Make sure to let us know in the comments if you agree with Yelp’s list. Keep following along for all Universal news and information.

Top 10 Best Universal Orlando Resort Restaurants according to Yelp

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