WDW Dining Archive

2022 Candlelight Processional Narrators & Dining Packages for Christmas at EPCOT!

Walt Disney World has released the narrator lineup for Candlelight Processional during the 2022 EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays plus dining package details, entertainment info, and the food booth lineup. This post covers all the details we know thus far about the Christmas-time event. (Updated September 27, 2022.) For starters, the 2022 EPCOT International

Salt & Straw Ice Cream Review

Salt & Straw is an upscale ice cream scoop shop at Disney Springs in Walt Disney World and Downtown Disney in Disneyland. This review features photos, offer our take on flavors, and whether these desserts are worth your time, money, and stomach space while on vacation in California or Florida. (Updated September 24, 2022.) In

New Mexican Restaurant Coming to Disney World

Rosa Mexicano Restaurants has announced a new fine dining table service restaurant coming to Walt Disney World in 2023. This post covers official details of the upcoming addition, what it’s replacing, and other commentary. This will be the first Orlando-area location of Rosa Mexicano Restaurants, which will join the already-stacked dining lineup at the Walt Disney World

Skyliner Sip & Snack Strategy

We love Walt Disney World transportation (well, not the buses) and we love using it for leisurely days outside the theme parks. Whether that mean riding the monorail or boats around for our Christmas Yuletide Tour or now using the Skyliner gondolas as a means of exploring and eating, there’s a lot of “free fun

What’s Up With ADR Availability?

Advance Dining Reservation availability can be limited or inconsistent, especially for certain parties and restaurants, prompting questions and concerns from Walt Disney World fans. This post attempts to answer all of that with our experiences, ADR searches we’ve conducted, what readers have shared, and what’s happening ‘on the ground’ with WDW dining. The troubles with

When Will Disney World’s Dining Plan Return?

“When will the Disney Dining Plan return?” and “will Walt Disney World bring back Free Dining in 2022?” are common reader questions. We’ll try to answer based on what we know about the prepaid meal plan and this popular discount, plus an earnings call update, restaurant capacity, crowds, staffing shortages, and more. (Updated September 5,