These IG-Worthy Eats are Looking Summertime Fine

Written By: Jordan Ligons Best Food Universal Studios Hollywood

The first time I went to Universal Studios Hollywood it was the summer before sixth grade. The Fast and The Furious: Tokyo Drift was just released and I still have my disposable camera photo of me posing next to Paul Walker’s car from the movie. I thought it was the coolest thing ever. I remember getting scared senseless in the Van Helsing haunted house, and my Spongebob souvenir cup was my pride and joy.

This month was my first time back since, and my giddiness and excitement was still there. Only now I was scared senseless during “The Walking Dead” attraction instead. Plus, their foodie scene is major. If I still had a disposable camera, I would’ve snapped all these goodies, but I guess Instagram will do.

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Shake It Off

Location: Near Transformers: The Ride-3D

Cheers to sugar-infused milkshakes that make us want summer vibes ASAP. The chocolate-covered strawberry on top makes this drink sweet perfection.

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What’s Butter Than Beer?

Location: Wizarding World Hollywood

I mean, how impressive is this castle in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter? Only thing more impressive is how amazingly refreshing this Butterbeer looks.

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“And in the morning, I’m Making Waffles!”

Location: Cletus’ Chicken Shack

I’m with Donkey on this one; Chicken and Waffles make for an amazing midday park snack. Especially when it looks like this [insert heart-eyed emoji].

Donut Worry, The Weekend is Almost Here

Location: Lard Lad Donuts

The finest donuts in Springfield (and Universal Studios Hollywood) are sold here. You’re not going to want to share this one with Homer.


It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere

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Location: Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, Universal CityWalk

Were you able to spot Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville cameo in Jurassic World? Hint: He was the man holding tight to the margs when the dinosaurs were attacking the park. We don’t blame you, Jimmy.


Voodoo or Voodon’t, You Decide

Location: Voodoo Donuts, Universal CityWalk

Making its Cali debut, this Portland, OR staple is a must visit. The pink building in CityWalk definitely caught the eye of my sweet tooth.

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