Last night I went to dinner with some friends and business colleagues, and ended-up going somewhere I probably never would have. Mainly because I’m not really a fan of “the blues.” I’m talking about B.B. King’s Blues Club at Pointe Orlando*. Now, if you’re an avid “Pulse” reader you already know how I feel about the International Drive area, but I’m finding more-and-more “gems” in the area that are worth checking out. B.B. King’s included!
The vibe in the restaurant/bar/club is soulful and energetic. If you’re looking for a quiet place to go and catch-up with friends or family…this is not the place to go. So be forewarned…. But if you want entertainment, celebration, and food-you-know-you-shouldn’t-eat-but-you-just-can’t-help-yourself then you’ve hit the jackpot!
On the menu you’ll find anything-and-everything fried (chicken, catfish, hush puppies, pickles) to BBQ chicken and french fries. If you dare you can see what else is on the menu. Feel like you’re having a heart attack yet? Then get-up off your chair and head over to the dance floor where you can break-it-down to the live band. You can expect something like this:
Here’s a “live” glance at the entertainment:
Here’s where you can find B.B. King’s Blues Club:
9101 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32819
* don’t forget you have to pay for parking