Comfort Suites Downtown
2416 N. Orange Ave.
Orlando, FL 32804
Phone: (407) 228-4007
Fax: (407) 996-0523
Savoy Orlando is located in the heart of Orlando. It is gay-owned and operated and one of the best-kept secrets of downtown. Here you will find the most attractive, friendliest and shirtless bartenders serving you some of the finest ultra premium liquors at probably the best prices around. Savoy has incredible fashionable furnishings and includes a large outside patio and garden area and two rooms (bars) offering plenty of entertainment. This consist of great music, pool tables, darts, video games, soft porn on 8 large-screen TVs, nightly dancers, DJs and more. Each day offers a variety of different specialty drinks at extremely low prices and a large assortment of imported and domestic beers to enjoy. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Sporting a warm and an informal atmosphere, Uncle Lou's Entertainment Hall, is a dive bar that is frequented by the locals throughout the week. Featuring a well-stocked bar that serves the choicest variety of drinks, this bar hosts live music concerts. The evenings could not have been more entertaining and fun-filled.
Housed in a circa-1929 building that served for 50 years as home to the Firestone Service and Tire Center, this landmark club is now one of Central Florida's largest and best-known dance arenas. Much of the 13,000-square-foot building is dedicated to dance floors and a large stage on which bands perform nightly. Sometimes raucous, the crowd grooves under wild lighting. Saturday features a predominantly gay crowd.
Club LimeLite is located in the heart of downtown Orlando—and it’s the place to go. Put on your best clubwear to fit in with this trendy crowd. Each night hosts a particular event featuring local area DJs and plenty of drink specials. This ultra hip club has a fully stocked bar and two unique areas to party in. One is for relaxin,g and the other is for dancing partiers. Club LimeLite has a huge dance floor and state of the art sound and lighting systems. The music includes top-40, hip-hop, reggae, house, Latin and Soca rhythms. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis
The Shea's bar is a very friendly local-favorite bar that is located around 20 miles northwest of Orlando in Mt. Dora. You will find plenty to do when visiting there. Shea’s has pool tables, video games, darts, several TVs (with special BIG screens for big games), live local bands, and plenty more. A well-stocked package store lies adjacent to the bar offering many special prices on numerous items. Have a great time enjoying watching your favorite sports, playing bar games (including pool tournaments), dancing to live local bands, and more. The staff is very friendly and there are plenty of drink specials, no matter what day of the week it is.
The menu here changes monthly, but the food is always good. Casually dressed patrons sit at barstools that are pulled up to butcher-block tables atop terrazzo floors. The decor is simple but effective for casual dining. Choices include Caesar's Salad, a roasted duck sandwich, and a Chicken Tortilla Pie, among other intriguing combinations. Pastas and salads come in full or half portions for hearty or picky eaters. Dexter's offers more than 30 wines and champagnes, available by the glass or bottle. A very nice Chardonnay runs about $26 for a bottle.
This tri-leveled nightclub is a growing favorite among the young Orlando crowd, with its three unique bars and two dance floors. There is one main room comprising of a bar and a dance floor, but what makes this nightclub stand out is its outdoor patio bar with its sidewalk cafe-like feel. There is something for everyone at Independent Bar—choose to either experience mad exhilaration with the contemporary music performances by local bands amidst heavy duty light and sound systems, or relax comfortably at the patio bar, which offers a sprawling view of downtown Orlando. Open from Tuesday to Thursday from 10p, Friday to Saturday from 9:30p and on Sunday from 10p.
Lauded as Orlando's best entertainment venue for over a decade, The Social hosts a number of musical events that keep it almost always packed. The club is also known as 'the pit', but only in the best sense of the word. Patrons sit or dance in a pit, while musicians play jazz, rock and other types of music on a stage above. The food, which is served with a Southwestern flare, is good, but the martinis, all 27 varieties, are the club's claim to fame. And if you're planning to throw a party or even a corporate event, there could be no better place than The Social. Let the good times roll!
The history of The Beacham dates back to the 1920s, when it was opened as a vaudeville and movie theater, but was closed down and replaced by the Tabu nightclub. However, The Beacham survives and flourishes to re-open in 2011 as a suave nightclub at the same location. Aiming to be an 'intimate' venue, the club shares a doorway with another very popular club, The Social. Together, the venues bring to the city a passel of entertainment, be it great bands, DJs, or interesting club nights. To keep a good image, however, the venue has imposed a strict dress code. So do see the website to plan a visit to The Beacham.
Shine is located in the popular Wall Street Plaza in Downtown Orlando that is usually closed during the week, and at times is the site of private events. However, the place comes alive from Thursday through Saturday nights when it opens its doors to the public. Here you will find a club ambiance, but not the attitude that is usually attached to it. The layout features two full-service bars, an outdoor seating area, a large dance floor with an elevated stage for more dancers, and a special VIP section positioned above the dance floor. Shine has live music, DJs and a variety of special events scheduled throughout the year. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Waitiki Retro Tiki Lounge is located in the Wall Street Plaza in the heart of downtown Orlando. They are open for lunch and dinner or drinks all day long and have a daily Happy Hour from 4p to 7p. The decor sets the mood with plenty of bamboo, unique woodcarvings, teak flooring, straw thatches, artwork from contemporary tiki artists and an old-fashioned ironwood bar. There is live music from Wednesday through Saturday featuring surf-rock, lounge and reggae sounds, and hula dancers can be seen during special events. The outdoor balconies offer a great view of the surrounding area and the food and drink selections include tropical delights and plenty of specials.
Suite B is popular destination for those looking to make a little space for themselves on the dance floor. The best deals strike on Tuesday nights, which feature no cover charge, discounted drinks and a respected selection of DJs, providing a soundtrack for you and your friends to dance the night away.