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HHN Hollywood 2023 Serves Up Terrifying Treats

Updated: Sep 27

Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood, Serves Up Terrifying Treats Inspired by this Year’s Spooky Slate of Horrifying Haunted Houses and Attractions

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Halloween Horror Nights - Southern California’s Scariest Halloween Event - Runs Select Nights Now Through October 31, 2023


Universal City, CA, September 26, 2023 – Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood invites guests to indulge in tempting horror-inspired cuisine inspired by the event with specialty items based on “Stranger Things 4,” “Chucky: Ultimate Kill Count,” “The Last of Us” and Dia de los Muertos. Halloween Horror Nights runs select nights through October 31, 2023.


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Fans of “Stranger Things” can frequent several venues inspired by the hit series, including the Surfer Boy Pizza shop to enjoy:

•Try Before You Deny Pizza

•Meat Lover's Pizza

•Pineapple Buffalo Wings •Decadent Hellfire Pop Dessert

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Scoops Ahoy ice cream parlor serves refreshingly sweet treats, including:

•Eleven’s Waffle Sundae

•Upside Down World Milkshake

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The “Stranger Things 4” theming continues at the new ‘80’s themed Stellar Bar, located adjacent to “Jurassic World—The Ride."

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Stellar Bar is where guests are invited to step back in time and imbibe on totally awesome cocktails such as Surfer Boy, The Upside Down and Mind Flayer.

Guests can also nosh on delicious bites, including Demogorgon Pizza, the beloved #HHN Pizza Fries, and a Hellfire Club Pretzel, all to the tune of classic ‘80’s hits.


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“Chucky” takes a stab at killer treats at the “Killer BBQ” with such eclectic menus items as:

•Always Comeback Corndog

•Child’s Play Funnel

•The Good Guy and the Wanna Play? Cocktail (Made with cotton candy lemonade)

•Knife Cooke (emblazoned with Wanna Play?)

•Chucky’s A Clucking Nightmare Sandwich

•Chucky’s Mac-Assacre and Cheese

•Like to be Hugged Salad

•Friends to the Burnt End Sandwich

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“The Last of Us” fans can click their way through such treats as the Cordyceps Corndog, served up at Mummy Eats, adjacent to “Revenge of The Mummy—The Ride.”

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The celebration of Los Angeles’ diverse culture also comes to life during Halloween Horror Nights with a festive Dia de los Muertos food and beverage display staged within Universal Plaza.

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Guests can toast the living and celebrate the dead with multiple bar options, including the signature Dia de Los Muertos Bar, the Little Cocina bar and the Margarita bar, offering such Latin folklore inspired craft cocktails as:

Tlahuelpuchi Margarita, El Silbón Mule, La Lechuza and La Muerte served in colorful souvenir cups. Premium margaritas include Spicy Strawberry Vodka Margarita and Smokey Cauldron Margarita.

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Themed Dia de los Muertos menu items include Carne Asada Nachos, Beef Birria Tacos with Red Sauce, Horchata Churro Bites, Pineapple Spears with Chamoy, Corn in a Cup and a sweet Chocolate Skull Cake.

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The new themed Peacock Halloween Horror Bar takes over Laemmle Courtyard near the entrance to the theme park, serving up such tempting cocktails as Purge Punch, Peacocktail and Charles Lee Ray, in honor of “Chucky: Ultimate Kill Count.”

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The Halloween Horror Nights event menu includes vegetarian items. Guests must be 21 years or older and have a valid photo ID to purchase or drink alcoholic beverages.


Over at Universal CityWalk Hollywood, The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen joins in on the terrifying festivities with a specially themed Halloween Horror Nights Patio Bar. A seasonal Foundry milkshake, the Grave Awakening Milkshake, served in a Halloween Horror Nights souvenir jar is available both at the Foundry milkshake bar and in the dining room.

Voodoo Doughnut features seasonal favorites such as Frankenstein, Mummy, Jack-O-Lantern, the Halloween Sprinkle Cake and annual signature HHN 2023 doughnut.

Antojitos Cocina Mexicana serves up ghoulish drinks, including Pumpkin Horror-Chata, Midnight Margarita and Spicy Tamarind Bloody Mary.

NBC Sports Grill & Brew raises the scare-factor with Rum Reaper Shot and The Haunted Huddle.

Jimmy Buffett’s® Margaritaville®savors the scary with a curated Late Nite Bites menu, Burrito Bowl, Tropical Inferno Burger, Melon Monster-ita and Tropical Boo-ze.

VIVO Italian Kitchen dishes up Frutti de Mare Pasta and Brain Bender Shot.

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You can find more information about Halloween Horror Nights 2023 at Universal Studios Hollywood on our event page here:

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