When guests at the Hard Rock Hotel feel the urge to raid the 'fridge', they head to The Kitchen for a variety of New American cuisine, and comfort food with a rock 'n' roll attitude. The Kitchen's walls are adorned with culinary-themed memorabilia from the Hard Rock Hotel's many celebrity guests. Visiting rock stars often perform cooking demonstrations of their favorite dishes at the Chef's Table, and afterward their personalized cooking apparel is immortalized on the restaurant's "Apron Wall."
Can you conquer the Kitchen Sink Challenge?
If you think so, you must devour the following in 30 minutes or less...
- The Kitchen Burger – Fresh Black Angus beef, bacon, cheddar, onion rings, lettuce, tomato and Chipotle Horseradish Aioli.
- 1 lb of fries
- Fried pickle
- The 7-layer Kitchen Sink Cake
Winners receive the entire meal for free and the ultimate bragging rights.
Small rock stars can hang out in the Kids' Crib, and inviting spot where the walls are adorned with colorful drumsticks and a big screen TV where the young members of your crew can enjoy their favorite cartoons and movies. The fam can hang out in bean bags and kid-sized chairs while mom and dad enjoy their dinner.
Universal Orlando Character Breakfast & Dining
Don't miss out on dining with one of your favorite Universal Orlando Characters! Other children's entertainment includes Kids Can Cook To! Nights, Magic Men and more.
Character* Breakfast Hours
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Character* Dining Hours
Wednesdays & Saturdays
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
For more information on dining at The Kitchen call (407) 503-2200 or (407) 503-2403
*characters appearances days and hours subject to change.
At the Palm, the philosophy is simple: Treat guests like family, serve great food, and always exceed expectations. Known for its USDA Prime Beef, Jumbo Nova Scotia Lobster, and Italian specialty dishes, the Palm is the classic American steakhouse.Palm Restaurant is open daily for dinner. Reservations are recommended. Resort or Business casual attire is recommended. No beachwear in the restaurant and gentleman should not wear sleeveless shirts.
Try Orlando's smoothest spot for cocktails and conversation on for size. Drop in for a chilled martini or kick back with some appetizers while you soak in the scene. Velvet provides the perfect atmosphere to rub elbows, get discovered, or just be yourself. Velvet is located on the hotel's lobby level and opens up to The Veranda with outdoor seating.
- Phone: (407) 503-2200
Whether you’re sunbathing, relaxing in a cabana, playing in the sand, or just waiting on an important call, you can kick it at the Hard Rock Hotel’s beachclub poolside bar and grill. Enjoy a light snack, a refreshing drink, or one of our signature beachclub cocktails.
A true Boston experience, Emack & Bolio’s serves award-winning ice cream, sorbets, and frozen yogurts. This ice cream parlor is the perfect way to cool off on a hot day. Only the finest ingredients are used to create eclectic flavors such as:
- 'Bye Bye Miss American Mud Pie
- Deep Purple Cow
- Jumping Jack Grasshopper Pie
Discriminating coffee drinkers can enjoy an authentic Starbucks latte, cappuccino or Frappuccino. Candy, snacks, drinks and cold grab-and-go breakfast items are also available in the Marketplace.
Dine in the privacy and comfort of your own room. Whether you have an early morning meeting or just a case of the midnight munchies, you can choose from a wide variety of menu options. Room Service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
In a city with so much to see and do, one of the main attractions for locals as well as tourists is Hard Rock Cafe Orlando. Located just a short walking distance away at the CityWalk entertainment complex, ours is the world's largest Hard Rock Cafe. With towering, statuesque pillars, the majestic "Coliseum of Rock" boasts more pieces of rock’n’roll memorabilia than any other location. Offering quality, classic American food in a unique, high-energy, music memorabilia-packed atmosphere.
- Phone: (407) 351-7625
Guests looking for even more options can visit the wide variety of restaurants at our sister properties—from the Italian delights at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, to the tropical island-inspired fare at Loews Royal Pacific Resort, the Caribbean inspired Loews Sapphire Falls Resort and to the retro-styled casual eateries at Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort. Even more dining options are on tap at Universal CityWalkTM.
Dining at our on-site hotels just got a whole lot easier! Our new Hotel Dining Shuttle provides free transportation to and from our on-site hotel restaurants.