Category Archives: Dining

Brunch at Palo aboard the Disney Magic #DisneyCruise

Brunch at Palo aboard the Disney Magic #DisneyCruise 1 When you think about cruising, one topic is surely to come to mind. Food. Dining on a Disney Cruise is especially top notch, and it’s something that a lot of repeat guests look forward to. One restaurant in particular is Palo, which is aboard all four of Disney’s ships. We had dinner at Palo on the Disney Dream last year, and it was great. Last week on the Disney Magic however, we did Palo for brunch, a Continue Reading

New Menu Items at Backlot Express

New Menu Items at Backlot Express 14 New menu items have popped up over at Backlot Express in Hollywood Studios and we headed over to check things out. It looks like the Star Wars Chicken and Waffles has been removed from the menu and replaced with Chicken Breast Strips and Biscuit.  My little ones were a little disappointed that this was removed from the kids menu as well.  Also new on the menu is the Cuban Sandwich and the California Chicken Club Continue Reading

Introducing the Fairest Disney PhotoPass Dining Photo Opp of Them All

Introducing the Fairest Disney PhotoPass Dining Photo Opp of Them All 19 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: mkilwein If you haven’t experienced Storybook Dining at Artist Point, I highly encourage you to make a reservation! I’ve visited a lot – ok, most – of the restaurants at Walt Disney World Resort, and this is one of my favorites. During your visit, you’ll dine in an enchanted forest setting inspired by Walt Disney’s “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” where y Continue Reading

Ballast Point, First-Ever Brewery in the Downtown Disney District, Opening Soon at the Disneyland Resort

Ballast Point, First-Ever Brewery in the Downtown Disney District, Opening Soon at the Disneyland Resort 20 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Valerie Lee The excitement is brewing! Ballast Point, a pioneer in the California craft brewer scene, is putting the finishing touches on its first Orange County location in the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort! We visited the experts at Ballast Point in their San Diego headquarters to learn more about the art and science behind their brewery, their cultu Continue Reading

Naples Ristorante e Bar and Napolini Pizzeria Celebrate Grand Reopening in the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort

Naples Ristorante e Bar and Napolini Pizzeria Celebrate Grand Reopening in the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort 21 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Valerie Lee Naples Ristorante e Bar and Napolini Pizzeria showed off their brand new look with a grand reveal ceremony yesterday in the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort. Special guests Chef Mickey Mouse and Chef Goofy lent a hand to celebrate! Naples Ristorante e Bar After extensive renovations, the two-story Italian restaurant has a fresh modern feel al Continue Reading

The Polite Pig – Review

The Polite Pig - Review 22 Three words. The Polite Pig. If you haven’t been, do yourself and your taste buds a favor and go. Let me tell you why. BBQ + bourbon = you can’t go wrong! Need I say more? Located at Walt Disney World’s Disney Springs, this BBQ joint is quickly growing in popularity, and there is a reason. After perusing a few restaurants at Disney Springs and snacking a bit, we decided it was time for some real food. We love Continue Reading

A New Place To Catch the Game

A New Place To Catch the Game 27 When you’re looking for a place to watch the big game (or any game for that matter), the default is always the ESPN Club at Boardwalk. Because of the popularity of ESPN, it can sometimes be difficult to get in and sat without a long wait. Don’t fret! There is another option to catch all of your favorite teams, but you may not have heard of it before. Rix Sports Bar & Grill, located at Disney’s Coronado S Continue Reading

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Plan Your Disney Vacation in 2019

Pluto Luggage Happy Thursday and Happy New Year Main Streeters. Welcome back! Let’s start my regularly scheduled Thursday blogs for the year with a little lore before I get into the most important topic of all – your 2019 Disney vacation plans. In my culture, there is a New Year’s Eve superstition that if you run around your neighborhood block with a suitcase it will bring you good fortune for travel in the coming year. I Continue Reading

Storybook Dining At Artist Point With Snow White – Review

Storybook Dining At Artist Point With Snow White - Review 33 Re-post! If there’s one thing I love to do, it’s dining out at Disney, especially at themed restaurants. Well, last night I got my chance and I was not disappointed. As we have known for awhile now, a new character dining restaurant was to open at the old Artist Point at the Wilderness Lodge at Walt Disney World. I was lucky enough to score last minute dining reservations to the new Storybook Dining At Artist P Continue Reading

Practicing Patience in the Parks this Holiday Season: Part 1 Dining Reservations

Practicing Patience in the Parks this Holiday Season: Part 1 Dining Reservations 59 This past week was Thanksgiving and the holiday crowds have officially rolled into Walt Disney World.  My family and I were brave and decided to venture out on Thanksgiving day because honestly, I did not want to cook.  So we booked our reservation for Thanksgiving Brunch at Trails End and off we went on Thanksgiving day. As we pulled into Fort Wilderness, we knew it was going to be a busy day.  The line to get Continue Reading

Food Price Increase at Disney Parks

Food Price Increase at Disney Parks 63 If you are looking for a Mickey pretzel and a soda while at Walt Disney World, be prepared to fork over a little more cash. Disney has raised the price on popular snack items and both fountain and bottled drinks throughout the park, to include the Quick Service restaurants and food carts. While increasing prices at Disney is a common occurrence, the most recent hike is pretty significant, with some items costing mu Continue Reading