Dining At The Equestrian
Two original restaurants and a French-inspired bakery provide The Equestrian Hotel’s exquisite fare. Located on the ground floor, The Equestrian Hotel’s Stirrups restaurant is the premier, fine-dining establishment. Prime steak and local Florida seafood are among the many specialties, along with an eclectic assortment of soups, salads and sandwiches. Stirrups offers a breakfast, lunch and dinner menu, complete with a separate vegetarian menu for interested parties.
Guests may also enjoy meals outdoors on the VIP terrace overlooking the Grand Outdoor Arena and witness thrilling equestrian sport. With its tantalizing entrees and varied eating arrangements, Stirrups is the hallmark of World Equestrian Center dining.
Prime steaks and chops, sustainable Florida seafood and southern inspired seasonal specialties are served in a refined dining room and terrace overlooking the Grand Outdoor Arena. Stirrups Restaurant, located inside of the Equestrian Hotel, is poised to be Ocala’s premier steakhouse. Where refined comfort food meets elevated service.
Yellow Pony Pub & Garden
Just off the hotel lobby, Yellow Pony beckons guests with the allure of an authentic, Irish pub. Between live music and a host of shareable appetizers and entrees, this establishment heralds much of the venue’s upbeat energy. Additionally, numerous bourbons, cocktails and whiskeys complement the already impressive beverage collection. Boasting an outdoor patio and fireplace, this lobby gastro lounge offers shareable starters, pub fare, traditional draft beers, bourbon and whiskey.
A blissful, freshly baked array of authentic French macarons, coffee, Espresso and European-inspired pastries are served within an ambiance of old-world elegance at this very special shop located within the Equestrian Hotel and overseen by Executive Pastry Chef Yohann Le Bescond.
Hours of Operation: Daily 6am-8pm
Horse to Water Pool & Bar
As part of the hotel’s outdoor recreation, guests are welcome to visit Horse to Water Pool & Bar for a meal and some fun! Perfect for the whole family, children can enjoy the animal-inspired splash pad while adults cool off with a cocktail or refresh in the zero-entry pool. Don’t skip your opportunity to lounge in the warm Florida sun and enjoy quintessential pool food.
Hours of Operation: Daily 11am-6pm
Enjoy the convenience of ordering a variety of dining options from the comfort of your room. Choose from kid friendly classics and world-class cuisine delivered directly to your room at World Equestrian Center. To place an order, press “In-Room Dining” on your in-room phone.
Hours: 6AM – 10PM
ON-SITE CUISINE THROUGHOUT WORLD EQUESTRIAN CENTER
Dining opportunities throughout the property boast fresh, chef-driven cuisine and numerous beverage options. Dining services draw from worldly inspirations to provide visitors with an assortment of eclectic flavors, original recipes and an unforgettable experience. Many offer on-site catering, as well as room service to The Equestrian Hotel.
Filo’s Mexican Cantina
Traditional Mexican flavors coupled with custom-made convenience make Filo’s the perfect spot for all-day dining. Filo’s serves up street tacos, fajitas, quesadillas and much more in a vibrant dining room and open-air patio, located on the north side of the property, just outside of The Equestrian Hotel.
Hours of Operation: Tuesday – Sunday 11am-8pm
Phone: (352) 414.7876
Home to a classic Americana, diner-inspired menu, Ralph’s invites you to enjoy signature burgers, salads and sandwiches topped off with a homemade milkshake. Located near World Equestrian Center Stadium, Ralph’s is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Start your day with a breakfast sandwich or enjoy an evening slice of pie.
Hours of Operation: 7am to 8pm; Tue-Sun
Phone: (352) 414.7875
Viola & Dot’s Italian Kitchen & Pizzeria
Design your own salad or pasta masterpiece with an assortment of delicious meats and toppings. Located next to Indoor Arena 2, Viola & Dot’s features pizzas and calzones crafted with homemade dough, classic Italian entrees and decadent sweet desserts.
Hours of Operation: Daily 11am-8pm
Phone: (352) 414.7877
Miss Tilly’s Lollipops
Indulging is strongly encouraged at this unique sweet shop where specialty ice cream flavors and homemade fudge are the stars. With an array of chocolates, confections and coffees, Miss Tilly’s, located just outside of the Grand Outdoor Arena, is the perfect place for a tasty treat.
Hours of Operation: Tuesday – Sunday 11am-8pm
Phone: (352) 414.7878
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