Steak Houses




Wine Bars and Lounges

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* 2008 Dining Award Winners
B Breakfast
BR Brunch
L Lunch
D Dinner
h Reservations recommended
n Extensive wine list
$ Dinner entrées under $10
$$ Dinner entrées $10-$15
$$$ Dinner entrées $15-$25
$$$$ Dinner entrées more than $25
AE American Express
DC Diner’s Club
DS Discover
MC MasterCard
V Visa


*Bonefish Grill Plaza Venezia, 7830 West Sand Lake Road, Dr. Phillips 407-355-7707; 1761 West State Road 434, Longwood 407-331-0131; 3279 Daniels Road, Winter Garden 407-654-6093. D nightly. From the folks who brought us Outback we now have three units of Bonefish, a casual seafood chain with a sleek edge. Fish selections are seared over oak and topped with sauces such as mango salsa or garlic-gorgonzola butter. Price: $$-$$$ Credit cards: All

Celebration Town Tavern 721 Front Street, Celebration 407-566-2526. L-D daily. A quality-conscious family serves traditional New-England-style seafood here. The New England clam chowder is a one-dish calling card. Price: $$-$$$$ Credit cards: DS MC V hn

*Cityfish 617 East Central Boulevard, Thorton Park 407-849-9779. L Mon.-Fri.; D daily; B Sat.-Sun. Cityfish is a neighborhood seafood restaurant featuring casual items like seafood nachos and oyster po’ boys, and entrees such as grilled, Cajun or fried fish fillets served with salt potatoes and hush puppies. Price: $$-$$$$ Credit cards: All hn

Flying Fish Café Disney’s BoardWalk Inn, 2101 North Epcot Resorts Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista 407-939-3463. D nightly. Creatively flavored grilled seafood is served in the BoardWalk’s jazziest restaurant. Price: $$$ Credit cards: All hn

Lee & Rick’s Oyster Bar 5621 Old Winter Garden Road, Orlando 407-293-3587. L-D daily. The Richter family has owned this raw bar and extremely casual restaurant for 50-plus years, where the faithful visit regularly for oysters raw or fried. Price: $ Credit cards: AE DS MC V

McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurant Mall at Millenia, 4200 Conroy Road, Orlando 407-226-6515. L-D, daily. Fresh seafood is served in a masculine dining room at this Mall at Millenia fish house. You can try any of a half-dozen types of raw oysters. Price: $$$-$$$$ Credit cards: All n

Moonfish The Fountains, 7525 West Sand Lake Road, Dr. Phillips 407-363-7262. D nightly. Fresh fish prepared creatively defines this large seafood house, which serves conventioneers and locals a menu of interesting seafood in an elaborate, cheerful space full of high-budget touches like videos of swimming fish. Price: $$-$$$ Credit cards: AE MC V

Ocean Prime Rialto, 7339 West Sand Lake Road, Orlando 407-781-4880. D daily. Expertly prepared seafood and steaks are presented by white-jacketed servers in this “Modern American Supper Club,” which boasts a sleek Deco setting and a bold, jazzy soundtrack. Price: $$$$ Credit cards: All hn

*The Oceanaire Seafood Room Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive, Orlando 407-363-4801. D daily. Fresh bounty of the sea is the emphasis here, with more than 25 species of fish and shellfish flown in daily. The wine list is tailored for pairings with seafood, and the vintage ocean liner décor complements the nautical menu. Price: $$$-$$$$ Credit cards: All hn

Straub’s Seafood 512 East Altamonte Springs Drive, Altamonte Springs 407-831-2250; 5101 East Colonial Drive, Orlando 407-273-9330. D nightly. Die-hard seafood lovers swear by Straub’s, a local institution that has made its reputation on fresh mahi-mahi, salmon steak marinated in lime juice with Italian spices and honey, and Florida lobster tail. Price: $$ Credit cards: All n

Todd English’s bluezoo Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel, 1500 Epcot Resorts Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, 407-934-1111. D nightly. Chef/TV-personality Todd English, with more than a dozen restaurants nationwide, runs this contemporary seafood restaurant. The over-the-top Jeffrey Beers design sets the stage for the menu’s “coastal cuisine,” essentially a fusion of flavors from the U.S., Europe and Asia. Price: $$-$$$ Credit cards: AE MC V hn