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Hard Rock Cafe

Universal CityWalk, 6050 Universal Studios Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819 (Florida Center)
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Ranked #106 of 3,049 restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $9 - $23
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Florida Center
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53 reviews 53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

Well worth popping in for a meal at the end of a day at Universal Studios or Islands of Adventure. A tip- the wait for a table can be long, so on your way into the park, go to the hard rock booking kiosk opposite the cinema. They don't take reservations but they will give you a VIP pass which... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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81 reviews 81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

Ate here on a visit to Universal, great atmosphere, service was excellent and food was brilliant, totally not what we expected. Will definitely return next visit

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 NEW

I have eaten there twice, August 2012 and April 2014. I have never known a restaurant go down hill so far, so fast. This trip it was terrible. They are cramming people in with chairs in aisle ways. We had to ask to be moved, which fortunately was possible. The food was terrible. The starters were warm at best, the... More

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Camberley, UK
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

The Hard Rock at Universal is a huge place with apparently 1,100 seats. Its got a really nice atmosphere and very happy staff who would break into song and dance to the various songs being played. The food is what you expect - not the best but good quality and no complaints from any of us. The service was terrific... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

The Hard Rock franchise is was it is and the Orlando venue is exceptional and huge. The amount of memorabilia is amazing and the pink Cadillac above the bar is outstanding. BUT! Went yesterday evening after a busy day at the Universal Parks (HR is situated between Studios and Adventure Island) hoping for a quick beer and a burger. We... More

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

We booked a table for 4, 2 adults 2 kids. Seated within 15min but they tried to put us in what can only be described as an old function area at the back 'awful full stop'. Luckily the waiter moved us to the main restaurant. Our waiter was friendly, informative and attentive. Food ordered but unfortunately the 'sizzling' fajitas came... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

My family and I had a good time dining at hard rock. Our server was excellent. The food was very good. Had a great view from the upstairs window seat. Will definitely go back.

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

We collect magnets so visit any and every hard rock cafe we find. Decided to eat here this time too and we're grabbed right away to pose for a photo. Not very glam both looking hot and bothered. Felt the need to purchase the photo too but I guess that added to the experience. Food same good quality as ever

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

I ordered the pulled chicken sandwich. Twice it came out cold - I'm guessing they don't use a food probe to ensure their food has reached temperature before sending it out. They did take my meal off the bill and replace it but by the time the third one came out the rest of my party had finished eating, no... More

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Land O Lakes, Florida
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117 reviews 117 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

We arrived after spending the day at Universal. We had a few minutes to wait before being seated. The hostess was extremely pleasant. Our first waiter seemed to love her job but it was time for her to get off so she brought Tracey over to finish taking care of us. She was so much fun. She made the dining... More

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