CityWalk Dining

From T-bones to Tortillas. Shrimp to Souffles. There Are Over 30 Great Places to Eat

“What do you want to eat?” CityWalk’s got all the answers with over 30 places for just a bite or a total binge. You could build up an appetite just from checking out all the options – Mexican, Ice Cream, Steak, Californian, Desserts.

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. is a great family dining experience at the heart of CityWalk. Just as the name implies, shrimp is the specialty at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. but the menu has something for everyone – from Southern classics like our award winning baby back ribs, to our healthy fresh fish entrees and homemade desserts you’re sure to find something you love.

Buca di Beppo

Celebrating the passion and flavor of Little Italy, Buca di Beppo serves huge, family-style portions of authentic Southern Italian cuisine in a boisterous, celebratory environment that recalls the Italian-American supper clubs of the 1940’s and 50’s.

Camacho's Cantina

Camacho’s Cantina at Universal CityWalk epitomizes the energy, sights and sounds of the Universal Studios Hollywood scene. The Camacho’s Cantina dining experience is famous for its vibrant atmosphere, live Mariachi performances, rocket fuel margaritas, friendly staff, and magnificently presented, mouthwatering upscale Mexican cuisine.

Dongpo Kitchen

Since 1996, Meizhou Dongpo has been serving millions of its customers across China, with its dedication to modernizing and perfecting traditions of Sichuanese cuisine. Now you will be able to feast on traditional Chinese fare based on Meizhou Dongpo’s first casual dining concept in the U.S., Dongpo Kitchen.

Hard Rock Cafe

A 1970’s spinning classic Cadillac joins Elton John’s jacket, Roy Orbison, an autographed Kurt Cobain Nirvana guitar and a host of other rock treasures at this iconic Hollywood-based Hard Rock Cafe. Serving the best down-home American food seasoned with a healthy dose of Rock ‘n’ Roll.

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville

Come kick back and relax at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville – now serving lunch and dinner at Universal CityWalk – where there’s always shrimp on the grill and margaritas in the blender. Enjoy delicious coastal inspired, made to order entrees like Volcano Nachos, Coconut Shrimp, Key West Quesadillas and the iconic Cheeseburger in Paradise. Find out who’s to blame while you sip on one of our thirteen signature margaritas like the Mango Margarita or Landshark Lager – served at the 5 o’clock Somewhere Bar. Plus, live music by the Margaritaville house band will keep you humming to the island vibes.

Margaritaville – It’s more than a restaurant…it’s a state of mind.

Johnny Rockets

Not confined to any decade or era, Johnny Rockets combines the best elements from a century of American dining history to create an experience and menu that are relevant today…and will be, for decades to come.

Karl Strauss Brewing Company

When Karl Strauss Brewing Company started brewing full-flavored, quality handcrafted beer in 1989, it was the first craft brewery to open in San Diego in more than 50 years. Today, you can enjoy our flagship beers, special releases, and seasonals at any of our six brewery restaurants throughout Southern California, including our CityWalk location. Stop by for 10 beers on tap, great food and amazing service.

Saddle Ranch Chop House

Conveniently located steps away from the Universal Studios Hollywood Theme Park, Saddle Ranch Chop House offers a place for guests to enjoy a high energy rock-western dining experience. Featuring delicious American fare, three full service bars, indoor and outdoor seating, and two of our legendary mechanical bulls, there is no shortage of fun and excitement to enjoy in the heart of the entertainment capital of the world!

Samba Brazilian Steakhouse & Lounge

SAMBA is a Brazilian Steakhouse & Lounge where you can experience traditional gourmet Brazilian cuisine, join the conga line, dance the night away, and feel the rhythm of Brazil. Guests will be able to enjoy the traditional Rodizio dinner, feast on a wide selection of skewered meats including lombinho (pork sirloin), coxinha (chicken), picanha (sirloin steak), and many more, all served tableside at regular intervals. Be sure to try the Caipirinha, the national cocktail of Brazil, a light, sugarcane rum and lime drink that will surely get the night started.

Tony Roma's

A nationwide franchise, Tony Roma’s is the ultimate watering hole for barbecue-soaked dishes and classic ribs.

Wasabi at CityWalk®

Come see the Newly Remodeled Wasabi at CityWalk. Your sushi destination just got better. With inspiring new designs and refreshing changes your visit will not only excite you, but will leave you wanting more. With a heated patio overlooking the heart of CityWalk, this restaurant offers more innovative specialty rolls and always amazing sushi creations in a Zen-like atmosphere. Continuing to serve the freshest seafood and the highest quality ingredients, our master sushi chefs help us to convey inspiring and innovative Japanese cuisine. Try our featured Specialty rolls each week for something new, creative and artistic. Ginger chicken, Salmon Teriyaki, and traditional tempura dishes are carefully prepared with the utmost attention to detail. Premium sakes, exceptional Japanese beers, and California wines are also available. Look for our new and upcoming menu featuring better than ever sushi creations and refreshing new cocktails to jump start any evening.

Wolfgang Puck Bistro

Great food in a fun, casual setting close to Universal Studios makes this a great choice for casual dining for locals and tourists. Enjoy Wolfgang’s gourmet pizzas, signature dishes and seasonal specialties made from the freshest ingredients and do a little people watching, too. Indoor and patio dining is available.

Blaze Pizza

Ok, we’re gonna keep this quick. Because exceptional quality at lightning fast speed is what we’re all about. Blaze Pizza. Head food guy, Executive Chef Bradford Kent (aka “The Pizza Whisperer”). Fresh, made-from-scratch dough. Healthful, artisanal ingredients on the assembly line. Inventive to classic. You decide. Blazing hot oven + dedicated pizzasmith + 180 seconds = fast-fire’d, perfectly crisp perfection. Sound good? Enjoy the rest of your day.

KFC Express

KFC’s menu is full of sweet and savory sauces to add flavor to everything , for the great taste of KFC on the go, grab a delicious sandwich, Snackers, twister wraps & get layers of your favorite KFC flavors in our KFC Famous Bowls.


Serving up a vibrant and flavorful take on the American classic fried chicken sandwich, guests will be able to dine alfresco on Chef Ludo Lefebvre’s famous buttermilk Provencal fried chicken-inspired menu, featuring signature sauces and side dishes.

Celebrating 20 years in Los Angeles in 2016, Chef Lefebvre has shaped many culinary trends on both a local and global level and has gained notoriety as a culinary leader in the Los Angeles dining scene.

Panda Express

With an alfresco dining location at CityFood, the celebrated Chinese food chain Panda Express delivers a diner’s fortune.

Pink's Famous Hot Dogs

Paul Pink started his hot dog stand back in 1939. In 1946 Paul traded in his hot dog wagon for a small hot dog stand (constructed on the very same spot where the wagon stood). 70 years later, still family-owned and operated, still providing the same quality and the famous juicy snap when you bite into a Pink’s hot dog. Pink’s is a quick lunch, dinner or late night snack, a nostalgic trip into the past and a delicious experience. It is definitely a landmark in LA and a true Hollywood Legend.

Pizza Hut Express

Make today a pizza & pasta day. Enjoy Pizza with your choice of toppings & pastas along with bread sticks.


Smashburger is a leading fast casual “better burger” restaurant known for its fresh never frozen, 100% Certified Angus Beef® burgers that are smashed on the grill to sear in the juices, creating an upscale quality burger packed with flavor and served at a great value. In addition to burgers, Smashburger offers grilled or crispy chicken sandwiches, fresh salads, signature side items such as Haystack onions and Veggie Frites, and hand-spun Haagen-Dazs® shakes


Subway’s “sandwich artists” are now at Universal CityWalk, crafting healthy made-to-order foot-long and 6-inch submarine sandwiches. The artists create hot or cold sandwiches from the finest meats, fresh vegetables, cheeses and condiments.

Taco Bell

We know you’re hungry. Take care of that hunger with a taco, burrito, signature quesadilla, or nachos from Taco Bell. Enjoy these favorites on the CityFood patio. “Think Outside the Bun”™

The Crêpe Café

The Crêpe Café brings a taste of France to CityWalk. Each crepe is deliciously prepared right before guests’ eyes using only the finest ingredients.

Ben & Jerry's

The country’s beloved ice cream franchise makes a cool diversion, tempting guests with a craving for frozen indulgence.


Sinful aromas lead to Cinnabon’s station of warm, oven-fresh cinnamon creations.

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

The celebrated coffee chain offers an ideal location to enjoy the best coffee and teas from around the world.


IT’SUGAR is a trendy sweets and gift shop where you’ll experience an unpredictable sense of excitement and wonder along with the sights, smells and especially the tastes of all your favorite treats. IT’SUGAR is a land of make believe come true for the stylish and young at heart; an ultra chic, super sweet candy-land adventure.

Jamba Juice

A health nut’s nirvana, beloved national juicer Jamba Juice blends an abundance of fresh fruit with energizing nutrients for an assortment of un-guilty pleasures.


Delicious gourmet popcorn- “made the way it oughta be!” Popcornopolis blends the nostalgic flavors of old-fashioned popcorn into mouth-watering treats for you. Enjoy classic flavors like Caramel, Cheddar Cheese, Cinnamon Toast, and Kettle plus more exotic flavors like Cinnamon Bun, Strawberries & Cream, Rocky Road, and the world-famous Zebra Chocolate™. Samples are always FREE! Watch their skilled Confectioners create incredible caramel apples and chocolate dipped treats ready for you to enjoy and share.

Starbucks Coffee

Starbucks Coffee offers the nation’s most popular coffee alongside a decadent selection of Cheesecake Factory desserts.

Wetzel's Pretzels

With a flair for flavor, beloved snack shack Wetzel’s Pretzels adds a new twist to the old favorite with a variety of dipping sauces and oven-fresh creations.