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VIVO Italian Kitchen (full-service) at Universal CityWalk Orlando

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VIVO Italian Kitchen at Universal CityWalk Orlando
VIVO Italian Kitchen at Universal CityWalk Orlando

What is VIVO Italian Kitchen?

From appetizers to dessert, VIVO Italian Kitchen is the dream restaurant for Italian food-lovers of all kinds. Whether you like to play it safe with traditional pizza and pasta, or get authentically exotic with squid-ink seafood and beyond, VIVO’s curated recipes and quality ingredients will satisfy all of your flavorful cravings.

Where is VIVO Italian Kitchen located?

At Universal CityWalk Orlando.

VIVO Italian Kitchen – hours and reservations

VIVO Italian Kitchen is open Monday through Sunday, from 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm.

Reservations are available to book online.

VIVO Italian Kitchen at Universal CityWalk Orlando
VIVO Italian Kitchen at Universal CityWalk Orlando


Mussels Marinara – $15.00
White wine, garlic, basil, tomato, with crostini

Fried Ricotta – $10.00
Rosemary lemon ricotta lightly breaded and fried, house made tomato sauce, basil, ricotta salata

Lobster Gnudi Fritto – $16.00
Fried lobster ricotta gnudi, brandy saffron sauce

Mushroom Sauté – $11.00
Sautéed mushrooms, sherry, cream, parmesan

Calamari – $14.00
Flash-fried calamari, lemon-garlic aioli, marinara

Antipasto – $18.00
Salami, calabrese, prosciutto, fresh mozzarella, imported parmesan, grilled zucchini, caponata, olive tapenade, gorgonzola, provolone, roasted peppers, with crostini

Meatballs – $12.00
House-made meatballs in marinara

Beef Carpaccio – $16.00
Beef tenderloin, fried capers, grana padano, arugula, truffle emulsion

Polpo Alla Griglia – $18.00
Grilled octopus, caponata, red onion agro dulce, olive tapenade, fried capers, Calabrian chili oil, balsamic

Wood-stove Pizza

Quattro Formaggi – $19.00
(Vegetarian) Mozzarella, fontina, Italico, ricotta, sage

Margherita – $18.00
Tomato sauce, basil, extra virgin olive oil, buffalo mozzarella

Italian Meat – $19.00
Mozzarella, Italian sausage, pepperoni, San Marzano tomato sauce

Roasted Eggplant Pizza – $16.00
Roasted eggplant, San Marzano tomatoes, mozzarella, ricotta, panna, burrata, fresh basil, Calabrian chili oil

Zuppa and Insalata

Classic Caprese – $13.00
Marinated tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, basil, basalmic, sea salt

Minestrone– $8.00
Italian vegetable soup, ditalini pasta, pesto

Pasta Fagioli – $8.00
Italian soup with sautéed seasonal vegetables, cannellini beans, pasta ditalini riscossa, pancetta extra virgin olive oil, parsley

Panzanella – $10.00
Tuscan chopped salad with arugula, tuscan kale, beefsteak tomatoes, cucumber, fennel, red onion, croutons tossed with lemon thyme vinaigrette

Classic Caesar – $10.00
Romaine, croutons, grana padano, anchovy caesar dressing

Black Truffle Buratta – $16.00
Served with speck, arugula, roasted tomatoes, fresh artichoke, lemon thyme vinaigrette


Pasta made fresh daily

Bolognese – $22.00
Classic meat sauce, spaghetti

Lasagna – $21.00
Pasta layers, bolognese, parmesan, mozzarella, creamy white sauce

Sausage Ragu – $21.00
Italian sausage, cream, marinara, creste di gallo

Linguine and Clams – $25.00
Seasonal clams, red chili flakes, garlic, white wine

Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo – $23.00
Grilled chicken breast, parmesan cream sauce, pancetta, peas

Eggplant Alla Norma – $20.00
Tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, basil, penne

Shrimp Fra Diavolo – $28.00
Jumbo prawns and squid ink pasta tossed in Vivo’s house-made tomato sauce with Calabrian chili peppersand fresh basil

Vegan Sausage Pasta – $21.00
Seared vegan Italian sausage, penne, marinara, spinach

Pasta Primavera – $20.00
Seasonal vegetables, garlic, olive oil, angel hair pasta

Chicken Ravioli – $24.00
Chicken and ricotta stuffed, creamy pesto, Calabrian chili oil, toasted pine nuts, oven-dried tomatoes

Squid Ink Seafood – $27.00
Shrimp, clams, mussels, calamari, white wine, basil, black spaghetti

Lamb Ragu – $22.00
Traditional slow cooked, marinara, spaghetti

Bucatini with Meatballs – $22.00
Three house-made meatballs, marinara, mozzarella

Ravioli – $22.00
Spinach and ricotta stuffed, tomato concasse, fresh basil

Piatto Principale

Trottole Pasta – $22.00
Trottole, house made fennel sausage meatballs, broccolini, red pepper flakes, oven dried tomatoes, chicken broth, Romano cheese

White wine, lemon, capers, linguine
Chicken – $24.00
Veal – $28.00

Sweet Potato Gnocchi – $29.00
Sweet potato, ricotta, braised pork cheek, cream, porcini mushroom, arugula salsa verde

Lamb Shank – $35.00
Braised lamb shank, garlic Parmesan polenta, sautéed broccolini

Marinara, mozzarella, linguine
Chicken – $24.00
Veal – $28.00

Swordfish – $31.00
grilled swordfish, caponata, spinach, baby potatoes, salmoriglio sauce

Tagliata* – $36.00
Grilled New York striploin served with arugula, shaved parmesan, roasted potatoes, rosemary garlic oil, smoked sea salt

Baked Eggplant Parmigiana – $21.00
Layers of roasted eggplant, marinara, basil, mozzarella

Lobster Ravioli – $32.00
Wild mushrooms, brandy saffron sauce

Short Rib – $32.00
Saffron risotto, asparagus, parmesan

Sautéed mushrooms, marsala wine sauce, linguine
Chicken – $23.00
Veal – $26.00

Salmon* – $31.00
fresh grilled salmon, orange-fennel, tomato and olive relish, baby potatoes

Kids’ Menu

Spaghetti with Meatball  – $9.00
House-made meatball, spaghetti, marinara

Cheese Pizza – $9.00
San Marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella

Pepperoni Pizza  – $9.00
San Marzano tomato sauce, big eye pepperoni, mozzarella

Grilled Chicken Breast  – $9.00
Grilled chicken, choice of applesauce or grapes

Shrimp Skewer  – $10.00
Grilled shrimp skewer, mixed vegetables

Meatball Sandwiches  – $9.00
Two mini meatball sandwiches, marinara sauce

Dessert Menu

Stracciatella Semi Freddo – $8.00
Sweet frozen vanilla ice cream and shaved chocolate on a chocolate cookie crust, warm chocolate ganache, chocolate shards

Tiramisu – $9.00
Lady fingers soaked in espresso, coffee liqueur, creamy mascarpone, chocolate shavings

Baba al Rum – $10.00
Italian rum Cake, bruleed sabayon, whipped cream, lemon curd, fresh strawberries, pistachio, micro mint
*contains alcohol, not suitable for minors

Cannoli – $9.00
Sweet ricotta filling, chocolate chips, pistachios, Luxado cherries

Flourless Chocolate Cake – $8.00
warm raspberry center, topped with vanilla ice cream, chocolate ganache

Panna Cotta – $8.00
Vanilla custard with mixed berry coulis

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