Category Archives: Restaurants

Raglan Road Review

Raglan Road Review 1 On our last visit to Disney, we had the pleasure of dining at one of our all-time favorite restaurants at Disney Springs, Raglan Road. If you’ve never been before, let me fill you in. Raglan Road is Orlando’s only authentic Irish pub. It was built entirely in Ireland, disassembled, shipped to Orlando, and rebuilt in Disney Springs. The bars are 130 years old! This family-friendly establishment serves up classic Continue Reading

The Polite Pig – Review

The Polite Pig - Review 9 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

2019 Free Dining is out NOW!

2019 Free Dining is out NOW! 14 Re-posting in case you missed the news! Unexpectedly, Walt Disney World dropped the 2019 free dining dates today! The free dining offer is coming back and will be offered to guests for stays through the summer and early fall! Book now through February 10, 2019 for arrivals most nights July 5 – September 30, 2019. Guests can enjoy FREE dining plan with the purchase of a non-discounted 5-day/6-night vacation p Continue Reading

Dining at Trails End

Dining at Trails End 16   If you are a fan of The Main Street Mouse then you have probably heard Michele or Scott talk about Trail’s End a few times.  I honestly did not know about this place until they told me about it and now my family is hooked.  Breakfast, Brunch, or Dinner, this place is delicious. Trail’s End is just a boat ride away from the Magic Kingdom.  Just steps from the dock, nestled in the trees of Fort Continue Reading

Introducing the Fairest Disney PhotoPass Dining Photo Opp of Them All

Introducing the Fairest Disney PhotoPass Dining Photo Opp of Them All 35 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

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 36 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

A New Place To Catch the Game

A New Place To Catch the Game 37 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

Celebrate New Years Twice at Raglan Road

Celebrate New Years Twice at Raglan Road 41 If you are looking for something EPIC to do to ring in the new year, we have just the event for you! Thanks to Jennie at Raglan Road for providing the details. Two rousing New Year’s Eve countdowns.  Two blockbuster 10-minute medleys of Irish, holiday and New Year’s tunes.  Thirty musicians and dancers, audio and light technicians.  And don’t forget the complimentary Champagne for all legal imbibers durin Continue Reading

The Glass Knife, Winter Park! #OffTMSM

The Glass Knife, Winter Park! #OffTMSM 43 A common question that we get here at TMSM is food related, of course. Our readers want to know where they can go to get some amazing food that’s NOT on Disney property, for a change of pace. Well, we have a great restaurant for you, in Winter Park Florida. It’s called The Glass Knife, and it’s fantastic. The Glass Knife offers home style baked goods and food, from sandwiches to desserts. When we Continue Reading

Contempo Cafe Pumpkin Cupcake Recipe

Contempo Cafe Pumpkin Cupcake Recipe 51 Attention foodies!   The Contempo Cafe at Disney’s Contemporary Resort is one of our favorite places to eat on Disney property.  One of the things we always check out is the dessert case, and the amazing cupcakes they offer.  Disney Family’s website has a cute cupcake recipe idea, straight from the Contempo Cafe, and I thought we’d share it with you! Here’s how you make your own Pump Continue Reading

Food Price Increase at Disney Parks

Food Price Increase at Disney Parks 52 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