Aquatica Restaurants

Aquatica is a great place for people of all ages, as it offers a variety of thrilling water attractions, marine life encounters and more

One of the key aspects of a great theme park experience is the food, and Aquatica restaurants are no exception.

In this article, we will discuss the various dining options in Aquatica Orlando.

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All Day Dining

Various dining options exist for guests, including all-day packages at select restaurants. 

The Aquatica Orlando all-day dining packages allow guests to visit restaurants throughout the day for one low price.

Given below is a list of Aquatica all-day dining restaurants:

Banana Beach Cookout, Kura’s Beachside Panini, Walkabout Pizza and Papa’s Catina are seasonal restaurants.

The all-day dining packages can be purchased online before visiting.

The Aquatica all-day dining menu includes one entree, a side or dessert, and one non-alcoholic beverage per visit.

Aquatica visitors can redeem their meals at the restaurants throughout the day, with a one-hour gap between visits.

All year-round restaurants

Aquatica Orlando restaurants are of two types: all-year and seasonal. 

In this section, we discuss restaurants in Aquatica Orlando that are operational all days of the year.

Mango Market

One of the many popular Aquatica restaurants is Mango Market, which also participates in the all-day dining deal. 

Mango Market is a food and beverage outlet offering snacks, drinks, and full meals for park visitors. 

Some popular menu items include burgers, hot dogs, chicken tenders, salads, and fresh fruit.

Mango Market also sells merchandise such as sunscreen, towels, and souvenirs. 

The outlet is open during regular park hours and accepts cash and card payments.

  • Location: next to Turi’s Kid Cove
  • Opening hours: regular park opening hours

Waterstone Grill

Waterstone Grill offers an open-air seating area and the best views of the park’s attractions.

This restaurant participates in the all-day dining deal.

The menu at Waterstone Grill features a variety of American cuisine.

This includes burgers, sandwiches, salads, seafood and a separate kids’ menu.

Some popular dishes include the Shrimp Po’ Boy sandwich, the Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad, and the Fish Tacos.

This Aquatica restaurant also offers a selection of beer, wine, and specialty cocktails.

While reservations are not required, but we recommend making one during peak season.

  • Location: near the park entrance across from Kiwi Traders
  • Opening hours: regular park opening hours

Trader Turi’s Tiki Bar

Trader Turi’s Tiki Bar is a popular bar in Aquatica Orlando, designed to resemble a traditional Polynesian tiki bar.

The bar serves a variety of tropical drinks and cocktails, as well as beer and wine. 

The menu features a variety of signature drinks, including the Turi Tiki Tea, the Mai Tai, and the Island Breeze.

Trader Turi’s Tiki Bar also serves light snacks such as chips and salsa, pretzels, and nachos.

  • Location: across Turi’s Kid Cove
  • Opening hours: regular park opening hours

Ke-Re’s Bar

Ke-Re’s Bar is one of the restaurants at Aquatica named after a fictional explorer. 

Ke-Re features a tropical-themed atmosphere with seating both inside and outside. 

The bar serves various alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, including frozen cocktails, beer, wine, and soft drinks. 

Ke-Re’s Bar’s options include pretzels, chips, popcorn, hot dogs, and sandwiches.

  • Location: next to Riptide Race
  • Opening hours: regular park opening hours

Kiwi Market

The Kiwi Market offers a variety of snacks, such as chips, pretzels, candy, popcorn, and refreshing beverages.

The Kiwi Market also offers healthy options like fresh fruit and yogurt parfaits.

Visitors can also buy Aquatica Orlando souvenir cups and refills for discounted prices.

Mobile ordering is also available through the Aquatica Orlando app for added convenience.

  • Location: across from Waterstone Grill and Kiwi Traders
  • Opening hours: regular park opening hours

Motu’s Beach Bar

Motu’s Beach Bar is a popular bar at Aquatica Orlando, named after the Polynesian word for “island,” reflecting its tropical island theme.

At Motu’s Beach Bar, you can enjoy various alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. 

They serve a range of frozen cocktails, beer, wine, and soft drinks.

The bar also offers a selection of snacks and light bites, such as hot dogs, nachos, and chips.

Visitors can relax on the bar’s outdoor patio while enjoying their drinks and taking in the views of the park.

  • Location: on the beach across from Kiwi Traders and Waterstone Grill
  • Opening hours: regular park opening hours

Seasonal Restaurants at Aquatica Orlando

Restaurants at Aquatica Orlando are of two types: seasonal and open all year round.

In this section, we discuss four Aquatica restaurants that are one only for a certain period of the year.

Banana Beach Cook-out

Banana Beach Cook-Out is a seasonal Aquatica restaurant offering an all-you-can-eat buffet-style meal.

The menu includes hamburgers, hot dogs, pulled pork, BBQ chicken, mac and cheese, salads, and desserts.

Non-alcoholic beverages are included with the meal, and alcoholic beverages are available for purchase.

The Banana Beach Cook-Out is available for lunch and dinner and we recommend you make reservations. 

The meal cost is in addition to the price of park admission.

  • Location: next to the entrance of Loggerhead Lane
  • Opening hours: lunch and dinner only

Kura’s Beachside Panini

Kura’s Beachside Panini is another one of the seasonal Aquatica restaurants offering a variety of paninis, salads, and sides.

Some of the paninis available at Kura’s Beachside Panini include:

  • Italian Panini: Salami, ham, pepperoni, provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion, and Italian dressing on ciabatta bread.
  • Turkey Panini: Turkey, bacon, cheddar cheese, avocado, lettuce, tomato, and honey mustard on ciabatta bread.
  • Veggie Panini: Grilled portobello mushroom, roasted red pepper, mozzarella cheese, spinach, and balsamic glaze on ciabatta bread.

This Aquatica restaurant offers salads such as the Caesar and Greek Salad. Sides include chips, fruit cups, and cookies.

  • Location: next to Trader Turi’s Tiki Bar, opposite Roa’s Rapids Cabanas
  • Opening hours: during seasonal park hours

Walkabout Pizza

Walkabout Pizza is a food stand serving freshly made pizza cooked in a brick oven. 

Visitors can choose from various salads, soft drinks, beer, and pizza options.

Walkabout Pizza is a popular Aquatica dining option for visitors, offering convenient and delicious quick bites. 

  • Location: opposite Walkabout Waters
  • Opening hours: during seasonal park hours

Papa’s Cantina

Papa’s Cantina is yet another seasonal Aquatica restaurant.

They specialize in Mexican cuisine and offer a variety of menu items such as tacos, burritos, nachos, and quesadillas.

Papa’s Cantina offers specialty cocktails and frozen drinks, including margaritas and daiquiris.

The restaurant has both indoor and outdoor seating areas.

It has bright and colorful decor that reflects the festive atmosphere of a traditional Mexican cantina. 

Location: next to Kiwi Market and opposite Motu’s Beach Bar

Opening hours: during seasonal park hours

Where are These Aquatica Restaurants

Restaurants in Aquatica Orlando are placed all over the park, so you can grab a bite where you feel like it!

Aquatica Orlando Map

This map is a great tool to help you navigate the park or locate the eatery closest to you!

Note:  If you plan to visit Aquatica Orlando, learn more about the exciting slides and pools in the park. 

The park has a premium Kid’s play areabeaches, and Cabanas

There are restaurant and shopping options in the park. 

When visiting Aquatica, visitors can also enjoy the various theme parks in the vicinity

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