Category Archives: Restaurants

Best Quick Service Options Around the World by Michelle Perkins

Best Quick Service Options Around the World by Michelle Perkins 1 By Guest Contributor Michelle Perkins You are in Disney and the clock strikes 12 (no not midnight) and you realize that you are hungry.  You don’t have a reservation and it’s too late to walk up because you have little ones and they are starting to get “hangry”. What do you do? Quick Serve!  I know what you are thinking, “I don’t want a burger or chicken fingers.” Well don’t worry, you’re in Dis Continue Reading

From Behind the Pass, Aloha Edition Volume 1: Monkeypod Kitchen

From Behind the Pass, Aloha Edition Volume 1: Monkeypod Kitchen 4 I had been told on several occasions that there isn’t much around Au’lani. Not so, at least not anymore. There are tons of shops, both big chains and small mom-and-pops, as well as restaurants. While getting ready for our trip to Hawaii, my wife came across reviews for a place called Monkeypod Kitchen, right across the street from Au’lani. We went on the first night of our trip, our first real meal on the isl Continue Reading

New Toy Story Restaurant Coming To Disney’s Hollywood Studios

New Toy Story Restaurant Coming To Disney's Hollywood Studios 14 Michele is out covering the media events today from Disney’s Hollywood Studios.  During the presentation this morning, they talked about the new Toy Story Themed restaurant that will be coming to the park.  The only details I have currently is it will be a sit down restaurant that will open after or just around the time Toy Story 4 is released. Below is the concept art for the restaurant.   Continue Reading

New Dole Whip Treats

New Dole Whip Treats 16 If the famed Dole Whip and Dole Whip Float aren’t enough for you, Disney Springs is taking it to a whole new level! We’re talking Dole Whip mimosas! Starting Saturday, May 20, 2019, Wine Bar George is debuting it’s first ever wine country brunch. The star of the brunch will be the Dole Whip mimosa that is made with pineapple juice, moscato and prosecco. In addition to the mimosa, they will also b Continue Reading

Raglan Road Review #disneysprings

Raglan Road Review #disneysprings 18 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

Vegan at Disney? YES!

Vegan at Disney? YES! 26 An important part of any visit to Walt Disney World, at least for me and my family, is FOOD! We love to try new things and places, but this can be a challenge for someone with a restricted diet, such as vegans. Never fear! Disney heard and now has options to accommodate. Just this week, Walt Disney World added a vegan, plant-based skillet to the dinner menu at Whispering Canyon Cafe at Wilderness Lodge Resort.  As Continue Reading

The Polite Pig – Review

The Polite Pig - Review 29 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! 34 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 36   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 55 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 56 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