disney dining Archive

California Grill Lounge Review

This post reviews our experience at the California Grill Lounge, which is really just an area in the middle of the restaurant with a different style of tables and chairs that doesn’t require reservations. Like California Grill itself, the lounge is a Signature Restaurant participating in the Disney Dining Plan. It also accepts the Tables

Disney World Free Dining 2017 Dates

Free Disney Dining Plan is a promotion Walt Disney World offers every year for select dates in the fall and winter. If you’re wondering about 2017 dates, we now have some (predictive) insight thanks to the Free Dining “bounceback” offer that was released for Summer & Fall 2017 dates (see below for details). As of February

The Wave Breakfast Buffet Review

The Wave is a restaurant in Disney’s Contemporary Resort at Walt Disney World. This review features the breakfast buffet at The Wave…of American Flavors, which we view as a moderately-priced option for which Advance Dining Reservations are typically not required. While The Wave accepts the Disney Dining Plan for breakfast, we do not recommend using DDP

Disney Dining Reviews Index

Walt Disney World and Disneyland have many restaurants and dining options. To assist you in choosing where to eat, our reviews feature food photos, thoughts on cuisine & ambiance, and other useful information. This page features links to each Walt Disney World and Disneyland restaurant we’ve reviewed, plus links for the Disneyland Paris, Tokyo Disney Resort, Hong

Cowboy Cookout Barbecue Review

Cowboy Cookout Barbecue is a counter service restaurant at Disneyland Paris in Frontierland’s Cottonwood Creek Ranch. This review takes a look at the BBQ served here, along with the ambiance of this eatery, the upside of dining here, and the backstory of this community outside of Thunder Mesa. Frontierland at Disneyland Paris is one of Disney’s

Animal Kingdom Counter Service Rankings

Here we rank the best quick service restaurants in Disney’s Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World, with the pros & cons of each dining option. While Animal Kingdom has a limited number of counter service options, the top choices here each pack some punch, and are among some of our favorite places for a fast bite at

Sweetheart Cafe Review

Sweetheart Cafe is a bakery and counter service restaurant in World Bazaar at Tokyo Disneyland. While you’ll mostly find baked goods and sweet (hence the name) treats here, there are a few savory options as well if you’re so inclined to parlay the experience into a full meal. This review features food photos, thoughts on the

Oasis Pool Bar & Grill Review

Oasis Pool Bar & Grill is a counter service restaurant at Walt Disney World’s Polynesian Village Resort. This review features food photos, our recommendations as to what to order, and who should make the trek to this new-ish pool bar along the Magic Kingdom monorail loop. Before we get to all that, I want to start

Agrabah Cafe Restaurant Review

Agrabah Cafe is a buffet restaurant at Disneyland Paris in Adventureland. This review features food photos plus several showcasing the stunning Middle Eastern bazaar-inspired architecture and details, history of this location, and our take on whether this buffet is worth the money. We’ve been hearing about Agrabah Cafe for a while, and the praise has been nearly