Comfort Inn & Suites
590 Ava Court
Sanford, FL 32771
Phone: (407) 585-1580
Fax: (407) 585-1599
Bars & Cafes
Liam Fitzpatrick’s Irish Restaurant and Pub is located north of Orlando in beautiful Lake Mary. The exterior resembles a traditional Irish pub, and the interior features lots of wood accents, a pub area with a fully stocked bar, and several tables. Outside there are two patios where smoking is permitted, and several tables with umbrellas are set up. The lunch, dinner and weekend menus of Liam Fitzpatrick’s Irish Restaurant and Pub include a few Irish dishes and several customary bar favorites. The drinks include different specials nightly, a large selection of Irish and other International spirits and wines. Come for the entertainment: large screen televisions showing sports, karaoke nights, Irish music and live bands on stage nightly. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Jonny Rotton's Bar Out Back is located north of Orlando on the shores of beautiful Lake Monroe in Sanford. It is Central Florida’s largest and most acknowledged biker bar. It is three bars in one and offers all kinds of exciting things to do inside and out. This includes various entertainment like live bands, darts, pool tables and more. The menu has good American style food and the bars have plenty of alcohol and drink specials. The walls are covered with an array of relics and beer memorabilia and the atmosphere is very relaxed. Jonny Rotton's Bar Out Back features a number of special events taking place all year long. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Located north of Orlando in the friendly town of Sanford, The Barn of Sanford is the place to go for great country music and lots of fun activities. Step inside this massive country dance club and take your pick from 9 full-service bars and more than 16,000 square feet of entertainment. Nightly events including dance lessons, Guitar Hero contest, karaoke, mechanical bull-riding, free massages, pool tables, bikini contest, dartboards, Texas Hold'em poker and over 30 TVs spread throughout the two levels. The Barn of Sanford has numerous live concerts and events along with daily drink specials and a VIP club. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Steale-Arm is a great place to enjoy a large selection of domestic & imported beer, live local music and your favorite televised sporting events. They feature both NFL Sunday ticket and ESPN Gameplan.
Located across the South Sanford Avenue, the West End Trading Company is a casual bar. This simple bar offers a variety of drinks and tasty snacks; you can go for your usual beer or trust the bartender to mix a perfect cocktail for you. Sports fans need not fret over missing the games, as the televisions mounted here stream live sporting action on the screen. Occasionally, the nightspot also hosts live music concerts, DJ sessions and similar other gigs. All in all, the West End Trading Company welcomes one and all and has something for everyone.
Little Fish Huge Pond is located north of Orlando in Sanford. You'll find a lot of out-of-the-ordinary items here. Step inside and notice the eclectic atmosphere. There is a bar, tables and chairs, but the majority of seating consists of comfy couches, throw pillows and lounge chairs. Smoking is definitely allowed and you can even enjoy a hookah, if you want. The walls are covered with posters and local artists creations, including some very unique ones. The entertainment changes often, as do the drink specials. The menu includes a selection of sandwiches, subs, chili and more. Little Fish Huge Pond is a combination of a bar, art gallery, local hangout, live music and special events venue. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Shovelhead Lounge is located a little north of downtown Orlando in Longwood. This biker-friendly bar welcomes all and has a full service package store too. Entertainment includes three pool tables, two electronic dartboards, seven televisions showing the latest sporting events, DJs, live bands and plenty of special affairs all year long. This local bar draws a mixture of characters and has typical bar food to munch on, a number of drink specials to pick from, a fully stocked bar and weekend parties. Shovelhead Lounge is a good place to meet down-to-earth people who like to eat, drink and have a good time. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis
In operation for about twenty years now, Enzo's Restaurant On The Lake occupies an old house, converted into this attractive spot overlooking the pretty Lake Fairy. Here you can dine on fine Italian food served in a homely atmosphere accented by hardwood floors and terra cotta tile. On the menu, you'll find such opportunities like Antipasto as an appetizer and entrées that include Rack of Lamb, Veal Scaloppini, and pasta stuffed with shrimp and lobster. A full bar's available here, too.
L' Boulevard Café a fancy café, known for its simple décor and fabulous drinks. Make sure you dress up.
Specializing in breakfast and lunch, First Watch opens early every morning and closes mid-afternoon, but this is not your typical breakfast place. The staff starts several hours before opening so they can prepare all of the day's fresh foods, which means they slice seasonal fruits and vegetables, whip up made-from-scratch French toast batter, and bake a variety of muffins every morning. First Watch serves an exclusive premium blend coffee, an assortment of specialty dishes as well as healthy options, and provides free WiFi and newspapers to all customers. This is the place to go for a fresh, made-to-order breakfast (brunch or lunch) served by helpful, friendly staff in a contemporary setting. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
The Lazy Gator Bar is situated on the shoreline of beautiful Lake Jesup, which is a short drive northeast of the city in the Oviedo area. Located in the Black Hammock Adventures Complex, the bar provides guests a great location to enjoy a cold beverage while admiring the lake and natural Florida surroundings. The fully stocked, full-service bar offers both indoor and outdoor seating areas. The outside area is a covered patio deck and both feature plenty of seats, numerous drink options and live bands on the weekends. Another smaller bar known as the Baby Gator Bar is also available. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature breadsticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu—cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over.