Orlando Dinner Shows: Top 6 Spots for Entertainment, Food

Most people flock to Orlando for amusement parks, but this destination also houses several spots for food and entertainment. The top Orlando dinner shows feature hearty menus, big acts and different entertainment for all interests. From family-friendly options to date-night ideas, Orlando has a show just for your trip. Check out our picks for the top Orlando dinner shows, and take a break from the parks.

Top 6 Orlando Dinner Shows for Food and Fun

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Celebrate Polynesian Culture

Located in the Magic Kingdom at the Polynesian Village, Disney’s Spirit of Aloha Show offers Polynesian entertainment and all-you-can-eat dinner options. This family-friendly show features dancers, drummers and knife-fire performances. The open-air theater showcases a collection of cultures from areas such as Tahiti, Somoa, Tonga, New Zealand and Hawaii.

Visitors will enjoy salad, entrees with pork, beef ribs or chicken, and finish the meal with a pineapple-coconut guava cake. Complimentary soft drinks, beer and wine are available, and guests can also order specialty drinks for an extra charge.

Get Down in the Wild West

Make reservations and see the family-favorite Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue, which is located in the Fort Wilderness Resort in Magic Kingdom. This toe-tapping Orlando dinner show features a Wild West theme, dancing, singing and side-splitting comedy.

Dinner includes all you can eat, so bring your appetites. The menu offers fried chicken, barbecue ribs, salad, baked beans, cornbread and strawberry shortcake. Families receive unlimited soft drinks, and guests 21 and older can also enjoy unlimited beer, sangria and wine.

Solve a Mystery

Those who enjoy a good mystery can’t miss Sleuths Mystery Dinner Shows. This options combines comedy and mystery where guests become detectives and solve crimes. To begin, groups are separated into one of three theaters for appetizers and people-watching. While dining, enjoy a 45-minute comedy mystery and work together to solve the crime. After dinner, interact in fun ways and enjoy a dessert during the big unveil.

Sleuths serves a three-course meal, and entrees include a large selection, including Cornish hens and prime rib, and kid-friendly options. All drinks are included in the admission price.

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Gear Up for Adventure

Who loves pirates? Pirate’s Dinner Adventure offers family-friendly fun with pirates, swords, acrobatics and more. This action-packed, interactive show delights guests of all ages. The stage features a replicated 18th-century Spanish ship measuring 46 feet long, and guests sit in six additional ships located throughout the venue. Each ship has their own mascot, and more than 150 people may participate in the show.

The three-course dinner offers soup or salad; chicken, pot roast or vegetarian pasta; and dessert. Kids can also try the chicken nuggets and mac and cheese. Soft drinks and two rounds of beer are included in the price, and a cash bar is available during non-show times.

Party With the Gang

Those staying in nearby Kissimmee don’t have to travel to Orlando for a top-rated dinner show. All ages will enjoy Capone’s 1930s Chicago-style comedy, a family-friendly show packed full of gangster action and music. In addition, the show features mobsters and dames, a shoot-out, and interactive fun. Visitors also have the chance to win prizes.

Dinner offers an all-you-can-eat buffet with American and Italian favorites, a salad bar, a hot meat carving station and desserts. Capone’s also offers unlimited beverages, including alcohol and non-alcoholic beverages.

Make It a Special Date

Treasure Tavern Dinner Theatre offers dinner and entertainment suitable for a friends’ trip and couples’ night out. Providing a more edgy experience, guests will see performers in cirque, burlesque, dancers and international acts as well as enjoy more adult-themed humor.

The four-course dinner features soup, salad, beef tenderloin or roasted chicken, and cheesecake for dessert. Guests also enjoy unlimited soft drinks, however a full bar is available. Treasure Tavern is suitable for those 18 and older, however guests 15 to 17 are permitted as long as accompanied by an adult.

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