Orlando is the home of entertainment complexes. From I-Drive 360, to Universal Citywalk and Disney Springs, there’s no shortage of fun to be had. While all of these entertainment complexes offer their own variety of food, drinks, and shows to enjoy, we find Pointe Orlando to be a fun and unique complex for families of all ages to enjoy. Whether you’re a local, or you’re visiting from out of town, one visit to Pointe Orlando will have you returning frequently, if not for their shows and attractions, then for their incredible array of dining options. From Italian Cuisine to American Eats, a state-of-the-art movie theater and so much more, guests will find themselves lacking nothing when it comes to spending an evening at Pointe Orlando.
Boasting 35,000 square feet of “edu-tainment,” Wonderworks Orlando is a staple attraction to Pointe Orlando and International Drive. Since its opening in 1998, Wonderworks Orlando has entertained hundreds of thousands of guests with some of its signature attractions, such as its Glow-in-the-Dark Ropes Course, the Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show, and its classic Laser Tag Arena. Of course, there’s plenty to learn about when visiting Wonderworks Orlando, as it is not called the ‘edu-tainment’ center for no reason. Guests are also invited to visit The Wonder Zones, which host such experiences as the Imagination Lab, the Extreme Weather Zone, the Lights and Sounds Zone, and so much more. For those with younger ones, this attraction is perfect for you, and will make for a full day of play at an affordable price.
2. Regal Cinemas
Looking to catch the latest movie before or after your meal? Regal Cinemas at Pointe Orlando has you covered. Known for being one of the only theaters in the Orlando area with a true Imax Screen, Regal Cinemas offers a wide selection of today’s most popular movies. In addition to offering an incredible Imax experience, guests may also select a 4-D viewing experience which is offered in a separate theater. Offered as a “4DX” experience, guests are immersed in today’s movies like never before. From scents to sounds, movements and more, 4DX is an experience you do not want to miss out on. Just be sure to prepare yourself for some unexpected experiences prior to a 4DX viewing, as some movies may be a bit more intense for some movie-goers.
3. Maggiano’s Little Italy
If you are looking for an authentic Italian-American dining experience, look no further than Maggiano’s Little Italy. Offering scratch-made menu options such as Mozzarella Marinara, Eggplant Parmesan, and Baked Ziti, Maggiano’s Little Italy offers a wide selection of your favorite Italian dishes, including some unique menu items including the “Maggiano’s Style” Beef Tenderloin Medallions. Regardless of your tastebuds desires, one thing’s for sure – you will not leave hungry!
4. Itta Benna
Located at the heart of Pointe Orlando, Itta Benna is a casual fine dining restaurant that specializes in contemporary southern cuisine. Such menu offerings include the 16 oz. bone-in Cowboy Ribeye, Signature She Crab Soup, Surf and Turf, and so much more. If you’re looking to unwind after a long day at the parks, be sure to stop by their beautiful copper bar for a drink and some delightful tunes as you enjoy a relaxing evening at Itta Benna’s Piano Bar. Regardless of your reason for visiting Itta Benna, chances are you’ll end your evening in style.
5. BB Kings’
Live music? Check. Soul food? Check. Signature drinks? Check. Whether you’re looking to boogie down with friends and family, or you’re ready to enjoy a relaxing evening with soul food and live music, BB Kings’ Orlando has you covered. Featuring a live band every night, while also offering appetizing menu options like shrimp and grits, po boys, salads and drinks that are “sure to knock you over” BB Kings’ Orlando is a place for those who are looking for a fun-filled evening with friends to enjoy.
Orlando is the home of entertainment complexes. From I-Drive 360, to Universal Citywalk and Disney Springs, there’s no shortage of fun to be had. While all of these entertainment complexes offer their own variety of food, drinks, and shows to enjoy, we find Pointe Orlando to be a fun and unique complex for families of all ages to enjoy. Whether you’re a local, or you’re visiting from out of town, one visit to Pointe Orlando will have you returning frequently, if not for their shows and attractions, then for their incredible array of dining options. Next time you’re up for a night out on the town, or you’re looking for exciting new attractions in the Orlando area, be sure to stop by Pointe Orlando and check out all they have to offer.