Foodies rejoice! On International Drive you’ll find a world of international cuisines to try – no passport needed. Whether you’re looking for a quick bite or a fancy meal, you’re bound to find something that will delight your taste buds. We recommend the following restaurants to foodies looking to enjoy a global culinary experience without ever having to leave I-Drive.
Start your day at Gostoso Bakery with a delicious café da manhã or traditional Brazilian breakfast. Indulge in sweet treats such as coconut cakes and açaí bowls, or enjoy savory delights including Brazilian cheese bread. This café is open until 10 p.m. every day, making it a great place to stop for an after-dinner coffee as well.
Nile Ethiopian Restaurant
No utensils are necessary at Nile Ethiopian Restaurant. This beloved Orlando restaurant serves authentic Ethiopian dishes, which you eat with injera, a spongy sourdough bread that you use to scoop up the vegetarian or meat-based meals. Be sure to stay for the coffee roasting ceremony – a true treat for the senses!
Fogo De Chao
Meat lovers will adore the tender, slow-cooked meats at Fogo De Chao. This Brazilian steakhouse or churrascaria lets you can indulge in delectable meats cooked in the traditional gaucho style. The Market Table provides plenty of meatless options as well, such as salads, soups, and specialty cheeses, making this an ideal stop for all foodies.
Escape the hustle and bustle of International Drive and enjoy an authentic Japanese meal at Hanamizuki. Dine on traditional Kyoto style food including sukiyaki, tempura, and steaks as well as a wide selection of sake and wines. If you love ramen, be sure to visit on Mondays to enjoy the full selection of ramen noodle dishes.
Enjoy a taste of the United Kingdom at The Pub. The menu offers traditional Irish, Scottish, and English delicacies such as shepherd’s pie, bangers and mash, and Scotch egg. Pair your meal with a selection of beers from the bar or Tap Wall, where you pay by the ounce and pull your own pint.
Continue on your culinary journey with a stop at the festive Taverna Opa. Savor the flavors of the Mediterranean as you dine on Greek cuisine such as mousaka, spanakopita, and of course, ouzo. Enjoy a leisurely lunch or join the party every night at 7:00 with belly dancers and traditional Greek music.
Between stops on your culinary world tour, you’ll want to relax in comfortable accommodations. Rosen Inn International is just minutes away from all the delicious international dining options on I-Drive. Each room includes a mini-fridge perfect for storing any leftovers you may have. Begin planning your adventure today by calling 407-996-1600.