5 to Try: Pumpkin

The pumpkin is fall's good-will ambassador and promotes the season to its fullest each year. Pumpkin pie, facials, martinis and other harvestable concoctions are found at area restaurants, bars and spas during the autumn months. Find out where you can eat, drink or smear all things pumpkin in Orlando Citysearch's guide.

Updated: November 23, 2009

Pumpkin Patch

The Cheesecake Factory

500 N Orlando Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789

Try a slice of delectable pumpkin cheesecake topped with whipped cream and nuts during the fall season at a restaurant that's renowned for its cheesecake in the Winter Park Village. Slices are $7.95 each or buy a 7-inch pumpkin cheesecake to go for $25.95.

Pia Esthetics Day Spa

407 W Fairbanks Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789

Treat yourself to a 60-minute pumpkin facial peel for $90 at this upscale Winter Park day spa. Pumpkin is full of antioxidants and clears up signs of sun damage and leaves your skin glowing for weeks after a session.

T.G.I. Friday's

7118 S. Semoran Blvd., Orlando, FL 32822

Sip a delectable pumpkin pie martini at this restaurant chain near the Orlando International Airport in East Orlando. The frou-frou fall potion includes Captain Morgan rum, Kahlua, Butterscotch Schnapps, whipped cream and pumpkin spices for $5.89.

Wolfgang Puck Express

1482 E Buena Vista Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Travel to Downtown Disney and sample celebrity Chef Wolfgang Puck's scrumptious pumpkin ravioli. The dish features raviolis stuffed with pumpkin and topped with pumpkin-tasting syrup. The entree is $17.95 and you can add chicken for an additional $5.95.


39 N Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32801

Mix an Irish Car Bomb with fall and you get a Pumpkin Car Bomb at this Downtown Orlando bar. The concoction includes one shot of Bailey's and Smirnoff vanilla vodka dropped into a half pint of Shipyard Pumpkinhead Ale for $6.