Looking for that perfect spot to take in the atmosphere while visiting the theme parks? The Universal Orlando Resort offers fantastic places for your family to dine that puts you right in the middle of the action. Plus, there are also unique romantic spots where you and your special someone can get away from the world and share a meal together. Here are some of the best places for a meal with a view in the parks and CityWalk at Universal Orlando.
Mythos at Islands of Adventure
The best cuisines from around the world collide at this award-winning full-service restaurant in Lost Continent. Set within towering rock formations, the cavernous dining room is adorned with elegant statues of Greek gods, cascading water features and a glorious picture window view of the park's center lagoon. Whether dining inside, or outside on the back-patio area on a perfect day, this restaurant is a must-stop on any Orlando vacation.
Thunder Falls Terrace at Islands of Adventure
Also, in the Islands of Adventure theme park, Thunder Falls Terrace in Jurassic Park is a casual quick service restaurant offering some of the best and freshest food in the park. Specialties like barbecue ribs, rotisserie chicken and more are best enjoyed in front of the massive windows overlooking the splashdown from the Jurassic Park River Adventure ride outside. Watch as daring riders are drenched on the ride while you dine in this cozy Jurassic Park themed eatery.
Lombard's Seafood Grille at Universal Studios Florida
For a romantic meal with your loved one or a quiet escape from the hustle and bustle of the park with your family, Lombard's Seafood Grille should be at the top of your list. This casually elegant full-service restaurant is located in the San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf area of Universal Studios Florida. Take in views overlooking the lagoon, nautical theming and large aquariums located throughout the establishment as you enjoy fresh favorites like clam chowder, Lombard's Lobster Roll and so much more.
Richter's Burger Co. at Universal Studios Florida
Often overlooked, the back-patio seating area at Richter's Burger Co. in the San Francisco area of Universal Studios Florida offers stunning views of the park's lagoon and Central Park area. Order the Aftershock Burger or San Andreas Sandwich from this no hassle quick service location and grab a seat outside on the dock for a serene setting while you dine.
The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar at Universal CityWalk
After a long day exploring the theme parks, The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar at Universal CityWalk is a wonderful place to decompress, enjoy an extremely good meal and watch the sunset. Order a custom designed burger, an incredible sushi bento box or indulge in their signature Burgushi—a fusion of burger and sushi that is out of this world. With seating available upstairs overlooking the parks and CityWalk, this unique full-service restaurant not only offers a great meal, but a great view as well.