Sleep Inn & Suites
4321 Lakeland Park Drive
Lakeland, FL 33809
Phone: (863) 577-1170
Fax: (863) 577-1180
Bars & Cafes
This 2013 addition on Bay Street is quite a rage with the locals. Tony's Studio B is a wine bar that serves delish tapas delights and hosts weekend live performances which have become a hit amongst its patrons. This cozy place has a loft-style warehouse look with rotating paintings adorning the walls. Trendy and romantic, Tony's Studio B is ideal for a date with that special someone or a night out with friends over some tasty tidbits, good wine and great music.
The building in which Preservation Hall Restaurant is located dates back to the early 20th century. While the classic charm of the building has been retained with the open-brick walls and original infrastructure, the restaurant has been given a slightly modern twist with vintage black-and-white posters on the wall and colored lights. The restaurant often hosts live music nights as well as open mic nights. So if you want to grab a bite to eat with a bunch of friends while listening to live performers or want to perform yourself, keep your eyes on their Facebook page.
The Red Door Wine Market is a wine-shop-cum-bar that gives you a chance to explore the wine world. During the day, you can browse through their endless collection of wine and even gain some information about wine-making and related details. As the evening sets in, Red Door transforms into a suave bar and serves excellent food and wine platters to its patrons. That's not it, concerts, special nights, wine tasting and similar other events are held here. Call for more details.
Champs Sports Grill, located southwest of the city of Orlando in nearby Winter Springs, offers sports enthusiasts a place to go to watch their favorite team play. Enjoy the competition on any of the 19 digital televisions spread throughout. This family-friendly sports bar welcomes sports fans of all ages and prepares fresh tasty creations of all kinds to satisfy anyone's hunger from appetizer through dessert. Choose from a number of daily lunch and dinner deals or "In-House Only" specials to eat. Or else stop in on a weekday Happy Hour from 15:00-19:00 to get a great deal on cold refreshing beverages and wings. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Set in a Victorian atmosphere, this quaint tearoom is filled with tastefully decorated tables and they serve original and authentic English tea, as well as finger foods. Browse the charming on site gift shop while dining at this tearoom that is open daily for lunch.
Filled with authentic sports memorabilia and numerous TVs broadcasting your favorite sporting event, this sports bar also serves a menu with an Irish flair daily for lunch and dinner.
Located within the beautiful Stanford Inn, the Tea Room offers a setting as charming as the inn itself. A fresh white color-scheme envelopes you as you enter the intimate room. Mellow floral motif wallpaper and a pretty little chandelier in the center gives a very Victorian charm to the room. The tables, sporting white and floral-print linen, with fresh flowers on each adds to the feel. Choose from an extensive selection of teas with worldly influences ranging from England to China and Sri Lanka. From the classic Jasmine and Duchess Grey to the more flamboyant Lemon Rooibos and Mango, the selection has something for everyone. Accompanying the fine brews is a choice of light sandwiches as well as baked goodies. There are soups and salads as well if you're up for a heartier meal. Groups are well accommodated and private tea parties are welcome. Check website for more.
While serving up a somewhat unusual combination of sushi and steaks, Sake does justice to both. While it's location on the city outskirts, is not a strong point, Sake has a following of its own thanks to an excellent menu of the finest cuts of aged meat and freshly prepared sushi. Start off with the varied appetizer selection featuring such delights as crab cakes and gyoza. For steak lovers, classics like Filet Mignon and New York Strip should do the trick. For lighter appetites, you can choose from the varied sandwich menu. The entree selection sports a high Japanese influence and is diverse, with favorites including Chicken Katsu Dinner, Salmon Teriyaki, Miso Marinated Grouper and many more. Seafood enthusiasts can head to the sushi bar for freshly cut sushi delights. The wine selection throws up some great pairing options. Finish off with one of the Asian-inspired desserts. The atmosphere inside is comfortable and suited to casual dining and conversations.
The Oaks Bar and Grill is a family owned restaurant, and it shows in the friendly service, family atmosphere, quality food, and homemade specialties served during breakfast, lunch or dinner. From casual fare including crispy wings and burgers to their own recipe for fresh grouper and crab soup, you will not be disappointed. Just for the kids, there is playroom to keep them entertained, video games, and a full bar and happy hour for the adults. Casual atmosphere and an inexpensive menu keep the Oaks a favorite restaurant for locals and tourists. - Vickie Ferguson
Located within the plush confines of the Omni Orlando Resort, Zen delights with an eclectic menu of Asian specialties. The dining room wears seductive hues of deep red with only varying wooden tones on the floor and chairs for contrast. There is a definite Asian theme to the interiors with the ornate lanterns and beautiful wooden separator screens. Japanese and Chinese preparations dominate the menu offering a good mix of the regions. House specialties include the Ginger Steamed Sea Bass, Tofu with Shitake Mushrooms and many more. The sushi bar offers an excellent selection from Nigiri to Maki. Not to be missed, is the delightful sake selection at the bar. A great option for a delightfully Asian meal.
If you feel like sharing a wee bit of blarney and some Irish hospitality, head for this lively pub where an assortment of draft and bottled beer, ale, lager and stout awaits. Hot sandwiches include steak-n-cheese and Reubens, but you can also tuck into beer-battered fish-n-chips, Killarney Grilled Chicken Breast, homemade sausages in pastry with Guinness gravy and traditional cottage pie.
David's Club can be found within the beautiful Omni Orlando Resort in Champions Gate that is located southwest of downtown Orlando. It offers an upscale yet casual atmosphere with breathtaking views of the spectacular pool and golf course below. Choose from an array of American cuisine that includes delicious steaks, fresh seafood, and much more. Select from either inside or outside seating for your meal or drinks while enjoying the latest sporting events shown on one of six large plasma TVs; or you can play a game of pool, foosball or electronic darts. David's Club also has a fully stocked bar and welcomes personal wines. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis