1. Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey / Hogwarts Castle

Wizarding World (at Islands of Adventure), Orlando, FL
Theme Park Ride / Attraction · 569 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: Stay at one of the on-site hotels and get in to Harry Potter an hour earlier than everyone else! You pretty much just walk onto the ride!

2. O'Charley's

410 Commerce Center Dr (at Regency Park Blvd N), Jacksonville, FL
American Restaurant · Regency · 23 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: We expected to have to wait on Mother's Day, so we had no problem waiting until we realized there were over a dozen empty tables inside. So we walked next door to Red Lobster instead.

3. Newk's Cafe

9047-1 Southside Blvd, Jacksonville, FL
Sandwich Place · Southeast Jacksonville · 44 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: Delicious food and friendly employees!

4. Chili's Grill & Bar

9350 Atlantic Blvd, Jacksonville, FL
Restaurant · Greater Arlington · 29 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: John is the most amazing server! He's super friendly and easy to talk to, and he's got an amazing memory - I've never seen him write anything down.

5. Long John Silvers

Ft. Pierce, FL
Seafood Restaurant · 3 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: Crazy long wait inside... It looks like it's understaffed, but the employees don't really have a sense of urgency either.

6. AMC Regency 24

9451 Regency Square Blvd (at Regency Square Mall), Jacksonville, FL
Multiplex · Regency · 51 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: Join AMC Stubs this month and get a coupon for a free large drink or popcorn! :)

7. Rest Area

I-95 South (at MM227), Mims, FL
Rest Area · 6 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: No lights in the restrooms at night make for an authentic horror movie experience!

8. Shamu Stadium

SeaWorld, Orlando, FL
Stadium · Sea World Theme Park · 163 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: Still a great show, but it's just not the same without the trainers in the water with the whales. :(

9. The Donut Shoppe

1721 University Blvd N, Jacksonville, FL
Donut Shop · Arlington · 15 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: Definitely the best donuts in Jax. Always fresh and delicious - Krispy Kreme and Dunkin can't even compare! Just make sure you bring cash, since they don't take cards. :)

10. KT`s Pizza

9119 Merrill Rd, Jacksonville, FL
Pizza Place · Regency · 7 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: Excellent pizza! Hot and fresh, plus Angie is super nice! And this place has been open for more than twenty years - they're definitely doing something right.

11. US Post Office

4150 Belfort Rd, Jacksonville, FL
Post Office · Southpoint · 10 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: If IC is behind the counter, you're in good hands. He's amazing - always has a smile on his face and he'll remember you.

12. Hogfish Bar & Grill

6810 Front St, Stock Island, FL
Seafood Restaurant · 98 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: Best seafood I think I've ever had. The fried shrimp was perfect - big, juicy, and flavorful. Even the fries were great.

13. Arkansas Welcome Center

I-40 eastbound, Van Buren, AR
Tourist Information Center · 7 tips and reviews

Ashley G.Ashley Gething: Very clean and well-cared for, plus very friendly staff! Only negative is the pet walking area right next to the interstate - not a very safe idea.