4486 N. Suncoast Blvd.
Crystal River, FL 34428
Phone: (352) 563-1500
Fax: (352) 563-5426
Bars & Cafes
SKY Asian Fusion is located northwest of Orlando in the welcoming town of Ocala and offers nice views of the city. Found on the top level of the Holiday Inn, this trendy restaurant offers you tasty gourmet Asian cuisine from Japan, Vietnam, Korea, Thailand and China. Step inside to an amazingly energetic atmosphere offering elegance and tradition, with black and green décor reflected off mirrored ceilings. Choose from a number of perfectly prepared and elegantly served pan-Asian delights from drinks to dessert. SKY is worth the drive from Orlando and is a great selection for that special date night, or bring a group along with you to enjoy the tasty family-style dining options available. The lounge stays open later than the restaurant, up until 11p. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Cuvee Wine & Bistro is an intimate and elegant venue that serves contemporary American meals. One of the most popular places for some fine wine and food, it is much loved by locals. The menu comprises of cheese and tapas as appetizers, moving on to favorites like Cuvee's Signature Ribeye, Seasame Tuna Pad Thai and Mediterranean Sirloin. The wine selection is one of the largest in the city, with a whopping 104 labels. There is an automatic mechanism wherein one can procure an electronic card and get a glass of wine directly from the wine machine. One can also hold banquets and celebrations in its various private rooms. It is open between Monday to Saturday from 5p onwards for dinner.
Mark's Prime Steakhouse, known for its wonderful steaks serves Ocala with pride. Each of its steaks, cooked according to the diner's preferences is a delicacy in itself. Try the Delmonico, Beef Tartare or the Filet Mignon, to experience the fine flavors for yourself. A classy and high-end location, it is frequented by locals who are in the mood for some quality meals. The private room can be hired for casual parties or business meetings depending on the occasion. Open from Monday to Saturday, Sundays are reserved for private parties. Mark's Prime Steakhouse is a good find for those who wish to have a pleasant dinner in great surroundings.
During its previous incarnation as GhostRider Saloon, the pub was a hot spot for live music. Taking this tradition forward, the American Eagle Tavern serves as an intimate venue to listen to the performances of local and national bands. Gulp down ice-cold beer, munch on scrumptious pub grubs and hangout with your friends as bands like Evil Monkey and Adaliah entertain you with music. Open till 2a everyday, the pub also hosts ladies nights and open mic nights. Call ahead to know more.
Never a disappointing visit to the Pearl in the Grove. This pearl in Dade City provides its customers with an exqusite dining experience, which includes not just delicious food, but exceptional service too. The set up of the restaurant is made to look like that of a house, only more stylish and elegant. The tables are spaced out quite a bit, giving you total privacy and making this the perfect spot for a date night. The dim lighting and gorgeous white drapes, add to the chic look of the restaurant.
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Bourbon Street Nightclub features a 10,000-square-foot concert venue with excellent views of the stage from any seat in the house. The atmosphere is electric as the sounds of live local and regional musical entertainment pound from the heavy-duty sound system. Two full bars and a daily happy hour will keep your thirst quenched and your head rocking into the early morning hours. Sports enthusiasts can enjoy the football season as Bourbon Street features NFL action along with racing and baseball events on the extra-large projection TV. Ticket prices and cover charge vary for each live event. -Vickie Ferguson