Tag Archives: Disney Dining

New Menu Items at Backlot Express

New Menu Items at Backlot Express 1 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

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

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

Practicing Patience in the Parks this Holiday Season: Part 1 Dining Reservations 8 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

Turkey Time at Disney Parks

Turkey Time at Disney Parks 12 The parks may be decorated with the most festive of Christmas decorations, but that doesn’t mean you have to miss a traditional Thanksgiving meal while visiting Disney Parks. All Disney dining is open on Thanksgiving Day, and a select few of sit down restaurants offer traditional Thanksgiving fare with all of the stuffing your heart desires. You will want to check the My Disney Experience app to find availability Continue Reading

Trying Teppan Edo

Trying Teppan Edo 16 Happy Thursday Main Streeters! I hoped you tuned in to this past Monday’s TMSM Live Show. If you didn’t you can watch the replay on Facebook or on YouTube, as always, any likes or shares are always appreciated. If you got a chance to tune in, I promised a write up on a unique dining experience at EPCOT. Foodies rejoice, because if the hustle and bustle of Food and Wine has got you feeling like you need some per Continue Reading

Updates Coming to Via Napoli in World Showcase!

Updates Coming to Via Napoli in World Showcase! 18 Recap, in case you missed it! Yesterday we decided to take a break from our crazy schedules, and go to dinner at Via Napoli at the Italy Pavilion at Epcot’s World Showcase.  Via Napoli is a guest favorite, and it had been awhile since we’ve been there, we were overdue for a visit! One complaint that we seem to bring up a lot since moving to Florida, is the lack of GOOD pizza down here.  Well, Via Nap Continue Reading

A Hidden Gem: The Scat Cat’s Club at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter

A Hidden Gem: The Scat Cat’s Club at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter 26 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Alex Dunlap Nestled in a room off the lobby of Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter lies one of the hidden gems of Walt Disney World Resort. Here you can unwind in a southern-style jazz lounge called the Scat Cat’s Club. Decorated with music memorabilia, this full bar serves up specialty cocktails, wine, draft beer, and a lip-smacking list of appetizers. Th Continue Reading

A Quick Look at Liberty Tree Tavern, Magic Kingdom

A Quick Look at Liberty Tree Tavern, Magic Kingdom 28 Re-post in case you missed it! I don’t know about you, but my family has specific restaurants across Disney property that are their absolute favorite. Our biggest go to place is Trails End at the campgrounds, but a close second for us I’d have to say is Liberty Tree Tavern inside the Magic Kingdom. Liberty Tree Tavern offers up home style “comfort foods” which is perfect for my group of pic Continue Reading

Celebrate National Pizza & Pasta Month at Disney

Celebrate National Pizza & Pasta Month at Disney 37 Time to dig into your favorite Italian guilty pleasures because October is National Pizza and Pasta Month. That is all the excuse we need to start celebrating by carb-loading at the best restaurants serving  divinely authentic Italian cuisine at Disney. Buon appetito! For Pasta: Tutto Italia (Walt Disney World – Italy Pavilion at Epcot, Orlando) Head over to Tutto Italia for authentic Italian pastas that are sur Continue Reading

Contempo Cafe, Contemporary Resort ~ One of Our Favorite Walk Ups at WDW!

Contempo Cafe, Contemporary Resort ~ One of Our Favorite Walk Ups at WDW! 43 Attention Foodies! Finding good places to at while at Walt Disney World is a fun past time for some. Disney foodies are pretty particular on what they like to eat and where. For us, one of our favorite counter service restaurants on Disney property is the Contempo Cafe, located inside the Contemporary Resort. Being Annual Pass holders, we find that we don’t spend a full day at the Magic Kingdom, we go in the Continue Reading

More “Order Ahead” Counter Locations Have Been Added To MDE!

More "Order Ahead" Counter Locations Have Been Added To MDE! 45 Earlier this Spring we shared with you the new order ahead “Mobile Order” MDE feature that would be available for guests visiting the new Satu’li Canteen when Pandora opened. Today we are excited to share that as of today, there are now 15 quick-service locations in the Walt Disney World theme Parks and at Disney Springs offering Mobile Ordering. Guests using Mobile Ordering simply use MDE to select a Continue Reading