It seems every semi-famous persona or anyone with any kind of money to their name wants to open a restaurant. Not all serve quality cuisine, and not all work out. Here are few must visit eateries by famous celebs.
Emeril's Tchoup Chop
Emeril's Tchoup Chop is located in the Royal Pacific Hotel at Universal Orlando, FL. The name of the restaurant is a nod to New Orleans' famous Tchoupitoulas Street, where Emeril's flagship restaurant is located.
Tchoup Chop serves up Pan-Pacific fusion with a flare. Popular menu items are the Kahlua Pork Handwich, made with pineapple hoisin bbq sauce, Asian slaw and onion rings. Or try their Yakitori appetizer or Spiced Lamb Satay.
For dinner they offer more exciting dining adventures like fresh hand-rolled sushi, Citrus Shoyu Glazed Salmon, Hibachi Skirt Steak and more. For dessert let Emeril dazzle your senses with Chocolate Kamora Cake or House-made Creme Brulee.
Cool, refreshing cocktails to cool you down in the hot Orlando weather are also featured here. Try the La Floridita made with made with Bacardi Superior Light Rum, Luxardo Maraschino liqueur, fresh lime and ruby red grapefruit juices. Emeril's Tchoup-tail is an interesting concoction consisting of Sammy Hagar's Beach Bar rum, Strega, Citrus & Thyme mix, fresh lemon juice, Elder-flower syrup, orange flower water and egg whites.
Shula's, by famed father and son football duo, Don and Dave Shula, is a popular chain of restaurants with discriminating taste. All of their beef come from registered Angus cattle and less than 1% of steak cuts make the, " Shula Cut".
Having everything any hardened beef lover could ask for, Shula's fills you up with a large menu of carnivorous offerings in a number of settings. Choose from 6 different restaurant themes including Shula's Steak House, Shula's On The Beach, Shula's 347 Grill, Shula's 2, Shula's Bar & Grill and Shula Burger.
Kouzzina by Cat Cora
Kouzzina, by famous food Network Chef and Author, Cat Cora, is located in the Boardwalk Hotel at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, FL. This whimsical, yet classy restaurant offers thoughtfully prepared Mediterranean style cuisine that is high quality while still being fun and not overly pretentious.
Offering reasonable prices, considering its on-property Disney location, the whole family can enjoy a special night out delighting the taste buds with a trip to far away lands.
Get whisked away to Italy with crispy Calamari coated with Aborio rice. Or try the tastes of Aegean with Spanakopita, or Moroccan flavors like Semolina Pancakes.
Kouzzina serves breakfast and dinner.
Bobby's Burger Palace
Bobby's Burger Palace by long time Food Network Chef and Author, Bobby Flay is a must taste for any foodie. With a number of east coast locations, and one in Vegas, Bobby's Burgers cooks up some of the best eats around.
The menu consists of crazy burger inventions like the Crunchburger with potato chips, or the Napa Valley Burger with goat cheese, watercress and meyer lemon honey-mustard. Each month they also feature a different burger like the Canadian Burger with White Cheddar Cheese, Canadian Bacon and Maple Mustard Sauce.
A nice selection of beverages are also available with a beer list, a couple wines and cocktails, bottled sodas, fountain drinks, lemonade, tea, milkshakes and malts.
Using only the finest ingredients, Bobby's Burgers serves up filling munchies that won't empty your wallet. Burgers and Sandwiches run from just $7 to $9!
Roy's, by rock-star Food Network Iron Chef Roy Yamaguchi, serves up high-class Hawaiian fusion in a number of great cities across the country. The beautiful restaurants feature chic design with bold colors, dark woods, spacious dining rooms and an always view-able chef's exhibition kitchen.
Let the elegantly dressed host seat you at a cozy, dimly lit table or right at the Chef's Table to view the action! For starters, the Big Island Style Ahi Poke is a must, and the Macadamia nut-crusted Mahi Mahi has been a standing top menu item for years.
Not only does Roy's present some of the finest haute-Hawaiian cuisine around, but their drink menu deserves a long glance too.
The Roy's location in Baltimore, MD is a spectacular place to visit! Its prime location in Harbor East affords great views of the water as you make your way down charming city streets to the eatery. Located near high-end shops and up-scale nightlife, visiting the Roy's in Charm City promises an elegant night on the town.