Harbor Nights Romantico Returns February 10, 2017

On Valentine's weekend, escape to the romance of the Mediterranean under the twinkling lights of the Harbor Piazza at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando

Harbor Nights Romantico will take place on Friday, February 10, 2017 from 6:30pm – 9pm when guests will enjoy select wines and sparkling wines, expertly prepared gourmet foods from each of the hotel's superb onsite restaurants, and live music from the Johnny Cool Swing Band.

This spectacular event takes place outdoors (weather permitting) under the stars and amidst the hotel's majestic and picturesque Harbor Piazza, one of Orlando’s most distinctive and delightful outdoor event spaces. Besides an endless array of wines and gourmet fare, the event also features live music and a balcony performance by Portofino's opera singers.


Guests can enjoy unlimited samples of more than a dozen select wines and sparkling wines, along with gourmet food and desserts expertly prepared by the hotel's award-winning culinary team. Menu highlights include:

  • Grilled Braciole stuffed with Butternut Squash, Spinach, Artichoke, Fontina Cheese, Crimini Mushroom Ragout
  • Zuppa Pasta e Fagioli, Chopped Kale
  • Herb Roasted Pork Loin, Raisin Vermouth Demi Glaze, Polenta
  • Spinach Gnocchi with Pomodoro, Roasted Vegetable Strudel
  • Seared Mahi Mahi Escabeche, Butter Croutons, Bell Pepper, Onion, Kalamata Olive, Celery, Garlic Cloves, Parsley
  • Triple Chocolate Gelato, Champagne Sorbetto
  • Milk Chocolate Raspberry Panna Cotta, Raspberry Coulis
  • Chocolate Covered Strawberries


Tickets to Harbor Nights Romantico are priced as follows:

  • Regular ticket: $50 (general standing)
  • VIP ticket: $85 (reserved seating in a special area with private food & wine station as well as passed hors d'oeuvres). These tickets are only available for purchase online.

Note: All tickets include complimentary self-parking or discounted valet parking for $5.

Tickets can be purchased ONLINE or by calling 407-503-1200. 


Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando recently announced dates for the entire 2017 food and wine event series, Harbor Nights. In addition to February 10, Harbor Nights will also be held:

  • April 21
  • October 13
  • Holiday Harbor Nights on November 24


For more information and to purchase tickets for Harbor Nights on February 10, please visit loewshotels.tix.com. Please note this is an adults (21 and older) only event.

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