Dating on a Budget

From cheap meal deals to free local attractions, impress your sweetie for less in Orlando.

Updated: August 30, 2004

Restaurants & Bars

Julie's Waterfront

4201 S Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32806

Soak up serene lakeside views and enjoy weeknight dinner specials--or take advantage of an all-you-can-eat deal at this casual seafood spot.

Wall Street Cantina

19 N Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32801

The free happy-hour buffet from 4pm to 7pm on weeknights is ideal for relaxed conversation and cheap, tasty margaritas.

Colorado Fondue Co

1016 State Road 436, Casselberry, FL 32707

Fondue for two cooked on a sizzling stone is a deal that's worth the drive.

Nonna Trattoria ed Enoteca

1710 Edgewater Dr, Orlando, FL 32804

Treat your sweetie to a stellar wine list and rich Italian fare at this cozy, budget-friendly gem.


Mall At Millenia

4200 Conroy Rd, Orlando, FL 32839

After perusing the upscale shops, couples can enjoy a free concert series the first Friday of every month.

Downtown Disney

Buena Vista Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Take advantage of bargain subs at the Earl of Sandwich, free acrobatic shows, fireworks and more magical sights.

Universal Citywalk

6000 Universal Studios Plaza, Orlando, FL 32819

Stroll the romantic promenade along the lake linking two theme parks after enjoying a cocktail at CityWalk's Margaritaville.

Orlando Museum Of Art

2416 N Mills Ave, Orlando, FL 32803

Artsy duos soak up culture on the first Thursday of the month (6pm-9pm) with exhibits, live music and tastes from local restaurants.