If you are searching for a break down of what drinking at the best bars in Orlando is like you have found the right blog post. Whether you want to drink a tall glass of beer, a shot of vodka, to buy cheaper liquor during happy hours, or just to sing some karaoke hopefully we can assist.
Our first section will cover the best wine and cocktail bars in Orlando. Up next we will get into breweries and sports bars where you can watch the big game or maybe play some pool and throw some darts.
Then we will mention some of the best drink specials near you so you can hit up the right bars at the right times to do your drinking cheaper. After that we will discuss bars with trivia, quiz, and/or game nights in your area.
Lastly we will talk about bars for dancing, karaoke, and to listen to live music. Towards the end there will even be a local bar map that pins all of the spots from our various lists on it.
And if you want to compare the scene here to others around the region you can do so at that link.
Cocktail & Wine Bars
Some of the top cocktail and wine bars in Orlando are:
- The Courtesy at 114 N Orange Ave
- The Woods at 49 N Orange Ave
- Mathers at 3 Phoenix Building, 30 S Magnolia Ave
- Guesthouse at 1321 N Mills Ave
- Bitters & Bottles at 861 N Orange Ave
- Vintage Vino at 14 E Dakin Ave, Kissimmee
- 3 Sisters at 226 Broadway, Kissimmee
- Chateau Bar at 4636 W Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy I, Kissimmee
The Courtesy is a stylish speakeasy with a pleasant and swanky vibe that focuses on inventive artisan cocktails created from fine spirits and ingredients. You can sample unique cocktails and over 70 craft beers in your area at The Woods complete with liquor discounts from 5pm to 8pm Monday through Friday.
For traditional and innovative cocktails made with boutique spirits, seasonal fruit, house-made cordials, bitters, and syrups head to Mathers who also features live performances and local drink specials from 4pm to 7pm.
The Guesthouse delivers artisan drinks in a trendy plant-filled bar with an outdoor patio and you can drink there for cheaper from 5pm to 8pm. Explore outstanding craft cocktails and a carefully curated wine list alongside chef-driven bar snacks at Bitters & Bottles.
Vintage Vino is a quaint bar and retail store with a Tuscan-style design that specializes in wine, cheese, and craft brews. You can enjoy their happy hours every Friday from 5pm to 7pm.
3 Sisters boasts refreshing drinks alongside delicious sushi, tacos, and other varieties of food in a modern setting with a bar trivia night and live music in Kissimmee on a regular basis. Amazing cocktails, whiskies, beers, and soft drinks as well as live music and dance parties are all available at Chateau Bar.
Orlando Breweries & Sports Bars
Sample new suds and watch the big game with your friends at the best local breweries and sports bars:
- Orlando Brewing at 1301 Atlanta Ave
- RockPit Brewing at 10 W Illiana St
- Ten10 Brewing at 1010 Virginia Dr
- Dead Lizard at 4507 36th St Building C
- Motorworks Brewing at 131 N Orange Ave St 106
- Cheers Sports Bar at 6923 Municipal Dr
- Walk-On’s Sports at 8151 International Dr
- NBC Sports at 6000 Universal Blvd
- Big River at 2101 Epcot Resorts Blvd
- BJ’s at 2421 W Osceola Pkwy, Kissimmee
- La Terraza Sport Bar at 1150 E Donegan Ave, Kissimmee
- WingHouse at 3405 W Vine St, Kissimmee
Orlando Brewing is an organic brewery near you with approximately 35 organic beers on tap plus local ciders and natural wine. RockPit Brewing stocks a rotating selection of small-batch in-house beers ranging from stouts to sours and lagers to IPA’s.
Ten10 Brewing has a vast assortment of homemade craft beers, bar snacks, and sandwiches in a comfortable and modern ambiance. They also offer drink specials from 6pm to 8pm Monday through Thursday.
Dead Lizard provides an impressive selection of core beers and rotating seasonals along with live music and games.
Motorworks Brewing is an award-winning craft brewery in your area that produces world-class craft beers. There is something for everyone with around 30 beers on tap, a comprehensive liquor bar, an extensive wine collection, and a rotating batch of seasonal and specialty brews.
Cheers Sports Pub provides several TV’s for all sporting events, karaoke, live music, and poker nights as well as daily bar food and drink specials from 11am to 8pm.
Walk-On’s is a laid-back sports bar in Orlando with numerous TV’s showing all games alongside wonderful cuisine and drinks. They are open every day from 11am to 12am.
At NBC Sports nearly 100 high-definition displays immerse you in a torrent of sports coverage while you drink and dine.
Big River makes a wide range of artisan brews where each beer is handcrafted on-site by a local brewer. There is also regional food created from scratch that is ready to please your palate.
BJ’s has been brewing in Kissimmee for almost 25 years and has approximately 11 award-winning specialty beers and ciders on tap. They also present over ten rotating seasonal brews throughout the year.
Besides refreshing beverages and wonderful cuisine La Terraza Sport Bar also has live music, happy hours from 6pm to 7pm, and other entertainment in a welcoming ambiance.
WingHouse is a sports bar that is known for its chicken wings, live sports on TV, scantily dressed waiters, and event nights. Every Monday through Friday they also hold two liquor specials to save you money from 11am to 7pm and 10pm to close.
Local Drink Specials
Visit these bars with drink specials near you to buy cheaper alcohol and your wallet will thank you:
- Hideaway Bar at 516 Virginia Dr
- Aku Aku at 431 E Central Blvd
- Basement at 68 E Pine St
- Hammered Lamb at 1235 N Orange Ave
- Matador at 120 Broadway #102, Kissimmee
- Breeze at 7 E Dakin Ave, Kissimmee
- Cabana Latin at 2344 N Orange Blossom Trail, Kissimmee
You can get cheaper cuisine and alcoholic beverages from 7am to 6pm Monday through Friday and from 7am to 10am on Saturday at Hideaway Bar. On weekdays from 4pm to 8pm Basement gives special liquor discounts.
In addition to over 75 bottled and canned beers plus over 20 wines by the glass and bottle Hammered Lamb serves cocktails, shots, and draft beers. They also offer live music, trivia nights, and some of the best weekday drink specials near you from 4pm to 7pm.
Matador has excellent cuisine and beverages with local alcoholic drink deals from the time they open until 1am on Friday. You can experience amazing drinks and specialty beers along with a variety of theme events in a rustic ambiance and low lighting at Breeze.
Cabana Latin is open daily from 7am to 2am except on Sunday when it opens at 9am. Hookahs, beer, and daily liquor specials in Kissimmee are all offered.
Trivia, Quiz & Game Nights
Here is a good list of bars with trivia, quiz, and game nights in your area:
- Roque Pub at 3076 Curry Ford Rd
- Harp & Celt at 25 S Magnolia Ave
- World of Beer at 431 E Central Blvd St B
- Sideshow at 15 N Orange Ave
- The Pub at 9101 International Dr # 1003
- Kitty O’Sheas at 8470 Palm Pkwy
- Fox & Hounds at 3514 W Vine St, Kissimmee
- Charley’s Pub at 3346 S Orange Blossom Trail, Kissimmee
Roque Pub has bingo, quiz nights at 7:30pm, a steel-tip dart league, and late-night specials from 10pm to 2am. Harp & Celt boasts a large range of beers on tap, wines, and Irish whiskeys as well as a great Orlando bar trivia night at 7:30pm and live music.
Pool, skee-ball, and mammoth touch are among the games available at Sideshow along with bingo nights with lots of prizes, trivia nights, and karaoke.
Appreciate delectable meals complemented by a large selection of beer, spirits, and creative drinks at The Pub who also has a great local quiz night with cash prizes, a drink special, and live music on the weekends.
Traditional pub fare, karaoke, and a game room with pool tables and video games are accessible at Kitty O’Sheas. Daily food and drink specials are ready from 2pm until 7pm.
The Fox & Hounds hosts a variety of entertainment such as karaoke at 10pm, ladies’ nights, live music, and happy hours from 3pm to 7pm. If you want to play games like poker or darts while also enjoying karaoke and live music head to Charley’s Pub.
For more fun bars with games in your area head to 3 Sisters, Dead Lizard, Hammered Lamb, The O’Shucks Karaoke Bar, Big Daddy’s, and Tin Roof who we have linked you to in other lists.
Dance, Karaoke & Live Music
Anyone that wants to dance, listen to live music, and sing karaoke can head to:
- O’Shucks Karaoke bar at 7467 International Dr
- Q Karaoke at 4519 S Orange Blossom Trl
- Big Daddy’s at 3001 Corrine Dr
- Howl at the Moon at 8815 International Dr
- Tin Roof at 8371 International Dr
- Will’s Pub at 1042 N Mills Ave
- Secrets Hideaway at 2145 E Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy, Kissimmee
- El Rey De Los at 917 John Young Pkwy, Kissimmee
- Miguelo’s Ultra Lounge at 219 Broadway, Kissimmee
The O’Shucks Karaoke Bar in your area is a friendly dark-wood Irish pub with regular bar food, a fantastic range of beers, and amazing drink specials from 4pm to 7pm every Monday through Friday. There is also a pool table, an arcade, nightly karaoke at 9pm, and a live DJ.
You can try Japanese-Korean cuisine and excellent beverages while you sing karaoke or play pool at Q Karaoke. Big Daddy’s is open from 2pm to 2am daily and is a fun hangout with sports on TV, daily karaoke at 10pm, pools, darts, and a terrace.
Howl at the Moon has a wide range of specialty beverages and cocktails in addition to high-energy live music that allows you to sing and dance.
Tin Roof hosts nightly live music on two stages, karaoke, and some of the best bar trivia nights near you as well as great live music. Visit them between 12pm and 2am on weekdays and at 11am on weekends.
Every night at 8pm Will’s Pub features live performances by independent bands in a no-frills environment complete with pool tables and a large beer collection. You can savor scrumptious cuisine and beverages while appreciating live music with a DJ and karaoke nights at El Rey De Los.
Besides serving an amazing food and drink menu Miguelo’s Ultra Lounge organizes live music at 5pm and salsa nights for dancing.
Other good Orlando bars for music lovers that we have mentioned in other sections include Mathers, 3 Sisters, Chateau Bar, Dead Lizard, Cheers Sports Pub, La Terraza Sport Bar, Hammered Lamb, Harp & Celt, The Pub, The Fox & Hounds, Will’s Pub, and Charley’s Pub.
You might also want to read our posts on:
- All Kinds Of Bars In Tampa Bay & St Petersburg
- All Kinds Of Bars In Miami
- All Kinds Of Bars In Jacksonville
- All Kinds Of Bars In Cape Coral & Fort Myers
Have Fun Drinking At The Best Bars In Orlando
After reading all of that you should have a much better understanding of what is available near you. There are plenty of local wine and cocktail bars, breweries to watch sports at, places with good drink specials to save money, trivia, quiz, and game nights, as well as bars to listen to live music, dance, and sing karaoke in your area.
If you think we got anything incorrect or notice us listing any venues that are no longer open please tell us in the comments so we can keep this info as up to date as possible. Now go have fun drinking at the best bars in Orlando.