We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Kitchen

5800 Universal Blvd, Hard Rock Hotel, Orlando, FL 32819-7834
+1 407-503-3463
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (40 reviews)
“shrimp tacos” (15 reviews)
“burger” (64 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5800 Universal Blvd, Hard Rock Hotel, Orlando, FL 32819-7834
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (904)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 817 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to The Kitchen while spending a weekend at Universal Studios. Had a reservation and were seated promptly. Service was good. Menu was eclectic. There were two magicians going from table to table offering entertainment. Fun!

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A little bit pricey but the breakfast buffet was amazing and delicious. Anything you can think of including made-to-order omelets and waffles.

Thank D B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The prices are a bit high, but the food quality and service are amazing! Plus the live music at certain times is a plus...relaxing environment :)

Thank KerryGirl3137
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One rain-threatening evening we ate at the Kitchen, rather than venture back to CityWalk. We had a very good meal, in a quiet atmosphere, with an attentive waitress. What more could you ask for?

Thank bigdog1234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was delicious,the wait staff was friendly and the hostess accommodated our late arrival. This might be my favorite universal property restaurant. I had the NY Strip and my husband had a pasta dish (rustica)? We also had the cornbread/pretzel appetizer and they made a...More

Thank PrincessFang
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant, our server tonight, “John” (Johnathan) was great nothing at all was any trouble. Recommendations for food and drink were on point. I asked for a bottle of wine which they didn’t have so straight upstairs to the bar that has it. Thank you...More

Thank MontonMatt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve got to say it was really good. Service was exceptionally friendly and even a magician (Doug - lovely guy) stopped at our table after we had eaten to show us a few card tricks. The food we had was absolutely delicious and hit the...More

Thank UffieIppo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Good food and friendly and helpful staff. Character visits and magic nights whilst you eat

Thank 11trish2015
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We ate in here a few times while staying at the hotel . The food is nice their kitchen burger is amazing !!!! We had the buffet breakfast a numbers of times too . Lots to choose from $23 adults and $17 children aged 10...More

Thank ThompsonFamily190725
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We decided to get breakfast before going into the park and I wanted an Instagram worthy waffle. I ordered waffle, bacon, and coffee but Marie- our super nice server pointed out that I was only $1-2 away from the buffet price. But does the buffet...More

Thank PeachnOrange
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 349 hotels in Orlando
Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando
9,975 reviews
.01 km away
Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando
5,500 reviews
.48 km away
Holiday Inn & Suites Across from Universal Orlando
2,403 reviews
.69 km away
Doubletree By Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando
967 reviews
.76 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Cold Stone Creamery
246 reviews
.42 km away
The Palm Orlando
747 reviews
.05 km away
Bread Box Handcrafted Sandwiches
384 reviews
.39 km away
Red Oven Pizza Bakery
648 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
37,755 reviews
.84 km away
Universal's Islands of Adventure
48,156 reviews
.84 km away
Universal Studios Florida
34,647 reviews
.37 km away
Orlando International Premium Outlets
8,105 reviews
1.28 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
GrandTour232107
20 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Debbe A | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know how far they are apart but you can take a shuttle boat from near the entrance to Universal to the restaurant for free and it’s a pretty (and short) journey. The also offer other meals and are open from 7am to 11... More
1
Vote
Kirsty_H1604
12 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Traci L | Reviewed this property |
i think the character breakfasts have moved to one of the newer hotels but i am not 100% sure if they have started. when we went in Jan they told us we had made it to the last one at the Royal Pacific and they were... More
1
Vote
cazi-anne
9 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from kwaichang | Reviewed this property |
Best to contact them directly for accurate information.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5800 Universal Blvd, Hard Rock Hotel, Orlando, FL 32819-7834
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando>  > Florida Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Florida Centre
  • Phone Number: +1 407-503-3463
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing