Universal Orlando Resort drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Lounge in Universal Orlando Resort

Velvet Bar

Trendy and sleekly stylized, with hardwood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows, zebra-fabric chairs and excellent martinis. On the last Thursday of the month, it hosts Velvet Sessions, a rock 'n' roll cocktail party wi…
Top Choice Bar in Universal Studios

Moe’s Tavern

Brilliantly themed Simpsons bar with Isotopes memorabilia, the Love Tester and Bart Simpson crank-calling the red rotary phone; it's as if you walked straight into your TV to find yourself at Homer's favorite neighb…
Top Choice Bar in Universal Orlando Resort

Strong Water Tavern

This sophisticated rum and tapas bar will transport you to the Caribbean. Rum barrel lids are suspended overhead, and other wood accents transform this hotel bar into an atmospheric, stylish place. You can take a jo…
Bar in Universal Orlando Resort

Jake's American Bar

Glide into this South Seas island experience where 'Jake', imaginary pilot of an island-hopper aircraft, runs this pleasant place. We don't want to overstress the theming here, and we're not talking Gilligan's Islan…
Bar in Universal Studios

Chez Alcatraz

Frozen mojitos, flatbread and homemade potato chips on the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf. With the sound of the boats jingling at the docks, views over the water to the Simpsons-themed Springfield, and Bruce the i…
Pub in Islands of Adventure

Hog’s Head Pub

Butterbeer, frozen or frothy, real beer on tap, pumpkin cider and more. Keep an eye on that hog over the bar – he's more real than you think! If the lines at the Butterbeer carts outside are too long, head inside. S…
Club in CityWalk

Red Coconut Club

This place is meant to tap into a '50s Cuba, retro Polynesian and contemporary feel. It may be a melange, but it has a hip vibe, plus live bands, a martini bar and rooftop balcony.
Bar in Universal Studios

Duff Brewery

Outdoor lagoonside bar serving Homer Simpson's beer of choice, on tap or by the bottle, and Springfield's signature Flaming Moe. Look for the topiary Seven Duffs out front.
Bar in CityWalk

Pat O’Brien’s

A replica of a bar of the same name in New Orleans, this has Cajun food (mains $8 to $17), dueling pianos and a pleasant outdoor patio.
Club in CityWalk


Dance club with sleek blue neon walls, multiple bars, three themed lounges and blaring music.