Category Archives: Dining

Food Price Increase at Disney Parks

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

From Behind the Pass: Brunch at Art Smith’s Homecomin’ Kitchen

Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’ Kitchen is just one of the dizzying food options at Disney Springs (I still refer to it as Downtown privately). It’s become Disney World’s hub for foodies seeking something more refined than theme park pizza and french fries. Being a chef, I’m always on the lookout for eats of all kinds, especially anything “southern”. Southern cuisine is comfort food, and comfort fo Continue Reading

NEW! HUGE Discounts at Maria & Enzo’s and Enzo’s Hideaway at Disney Springs for Annual Passholders!

Maria & Enzo’s and Enzo’s Hideaway at Disney Springs are now offering 40% off to Disney Annual Passholders during lunch. This offer is valid now through December 31st.  Not vaild with any other offer or during brunch Disney Springs is a dining destination for culinary connoisseurs to enjoy decadent food and unique beverage options. Each restaurant is known for serving outstanding signature dishes Continue Reading

Tackling the Kitchen Sink at Beaches and Cream

If you are a true Disney fan and a Disney Foodie, then you have certainly heard of the Kitchen Sink.  Now I’m not talking about the little one at Magic Kingdom in the cute little Mickey pants bowl, I’m talking about the original Kitchen Sink at Beaches and Cream Soda Shop.  This has been on our families bucket list for a long time, but we never ordered it.  We’ve always stuck with our individua Continue Reading

Fry On! #DisneyFood

Today it’s all about fries! Crispy, salty, deep-fried sticks of pure joy. Fries are great as a side, but even better when you can make a meal out of them! That’s right, a meal made of fries that are loaded with a variety of toppings and sauces, and Walt Disney World has quite a few spots that can make that happen. Let’s start with the original topper of the fry; Canada. Canada is known for their famous dish p Continue Reading

Potat-Ohhhhhhh #DisneyFood

Behold the humble potato. So many varieties, so many uses, and Walt Disney World is finally on board with some great menu selections. While the Canadian Pavilion in Epcot’s World Showcase has been on board for years, it’s taken Disney a little longer to get some great new dishes created around the beloved tuber. We all know that you can get fries at pretty much any Disney restaurant. Every sandwich, burger, kid Continue Reading

Big Night Out #DisneySprings

Once again, restaurants at Disney Springs come in at the top of another list. According to OpenTable, an online dining reservation service, The Boathouse, Morimoto Asia, and STK Orlando were recognized as three of the best restaurants for a big night out. Based on a list of 12 million verified diner reviews, each ‘hot spot’ chosen had to have a minimum overall score and number of qualifying reviews. The scores Continue Reading

Victoria & Alberts, On The List

The Disney restaurant that tops most bucket lists, Victoria & Alberts, has been named the No.2 fine dining restaurant in the U.S. by Trip Advisor. Located in Walt Disney World’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Victoria & Alberts is a AAA Five-Diamond Award winning restaurant, AAA’s highest accolade, an honor bestowed on few in the industry. According to the Orlando Sentinel, ‘winners were determine Continue Reading

Dining At Disney

A big part of any Disney trip is food. From choosing the restaurants, to hoping a reservation is available at the restaurants you picked, to deciding what to eat, it’s all part of the experience. You would think this process would be extremely difficult if you or someone you are traveling with has special dietary needs and restrictions, right? Well, I found out firsthand just how easy it can be! In June 2013, my Continue Reading

For the First Time Ever, Walt Disney World Restaurants Are on the Menu for Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining Month

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Pam Brandon As part of the one of the most-anticipated dining events in Central Florida, for the first time, select Walt Disney World restaurants are part of Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining Month that kicks off August 25 and runs through October 1. Magical Dining Month celebrates Orlando’s amazing culinary scene and gives us a chance to showcase the talent of Disney c Continue Reading

Cafe Orleans at Disneyland Park – The Place for ‘Fantasmic!’ Dining

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Joan Peabody Yes! You read that correctly. If you’re looking to experience a “Fantasmic!” Dining Package, Cafe Orleans is the place to do it. While River Belle Terrace is under refurbishment at Disneyland park, guests can make reservations beginning today for the Cafe Orleans dining package. These packages are available September 5 – November 16. In addition to the Continue Reading