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Top Restaurants in I-Drive 360 Orlando


Located just 15 minutes from Aria at Millenia, I-Drive is one of Orlando’s most popular tourist destinations. But don’t let the tourist tag fool you, there is a reason it’s called International Drive, it is a multi-cultural foodie haven! From authentic Japanese to Ethiopian, you can find so many amazing cuisines from around the world right in your own backyard. The hardest part is figuring out where to start and that’s where we come in. Here are our Top 3 Restaurants in I-Drive 360 Orlando!  

Nile Ethiopian Restaurant

Starting our list is one of the handful of independent restaurants and foodie gems of I-Drive is the Nile Ethiopian Restaurant.  Tucked away amidst the chain establishments on International Ave, the Nile offers not only delicious authentic Ethiopian dishes but a traditional dining experience. This means no utensils! Ethiopian food is consumed with the help of injera, a spongy, tasty, bread. With plenty of meat and vegetarian options, there is something to please the whole group. Also, if you’re gluten-free, order ahead and enjoy with 100% teff injera!
Restaurants-in-I-Drive-360-Orlando-nile-ethiopian via Yelp

Taverna Opa

Bringing a splash of the Mediterranean to Orlando, Taverna Opa is a top ranked greek favorite in the city.  Taverna Opa is known for their abundant selection of fresh seafood delivered daily, their best-selling lamb chops, and ingredients directly imported from Greece. Enjoy signature staple dishes like  tzatziki, hummus, greek yogurt and dolmades made daily on premises from scratch. Other than their simply amazing food, Taverna Opa also offers nightly entertainment that is not to be missed. Dine on the finest Greek foods while surrounded by belly dancers while listening to Greek and Mediterranean music.  Maybe you’ll be inspired to join in the traditional Greek line dancing (even on a table top!)
taverna-opa-orlando-i-drive-360-best-restaurants via Taverna Opa

Café Tu Tu Tango

Just walking into our next pick is an experience worthy of being a Top Restaurants in I-Drive 360 Orlando! Café Tu Tu Tango is decorated in an ever-changing rotation of local art and funky flair. Vibrantly colored and mosaic covered walls, funky and eclectic decor create an inspiring atmosphere. You can even catch artists creating live while you dine. Tapas is the name of the game here with an extensive small-plates menu described as eclectic and diverse. They also have a Tu Tu Happy Hour from 4:30 – 6:30pm on weekdays! This comes in handy once you taste their amazing sangria, as well as a Sunday Brunch and Bloody Mary Bar!
cafe-tu-tu-tango-orlando-i-drive-360-best-restaurants via Cafe Tu Tu Tango
  Thanks for reading our blog about our Top 3 Restaurants in I-Drive 360 Orlando! Did we miss your favorite spot? What are your picks for thebest restaurants in I-Drive 360? Comment below or tweet us at @ariaatmillenia! Happy eating!