A Roundup of the 10 Newest Dining Experiences at Disney World

Change is constant at Disney World. There are always fun, new things popping up and always more up & coming things right around the corner just waiting to wow you. Even if you're a frequent visitor, it can be hard to keep up with all the changes going on. Therefore, I have rounded up all the newest dining experiences at Walt Disney World and compiled a handy dandy list of 10 for you to keep you up to date. If you love food, and especially if you love Disney food, then check out these great … [Read more...]

New Dining Experiences Coming to two Disneyland Restaurants

This coming February there will be two new dining experiences at Disneyland park.Beginning February 10th, River Belle Terrace will become a table-service location and serve lunch and dinner. The menu will offer Southern barbecue staples like ribs, chicken and sustainable seafood along with delicious starters and sides. There will also be new signature desserts available as well. Reservations for River Belle Terrace will be available soon!The other new dining experience is happening at … [Read more...]

Disney’s 2015 Grand Floridian’s Gingerbread House is Now Open

Construction has been completed on the life-size Gingerbread House, complete with hidden Mickey's, in the lobby of the Grand Floridian Resort. This celebrates the 17th year that the Grand Floridian has provided this experience. Guests will be amazed at not only the detail that has went into the decoration of the Gingerbread House, but the aroma that meets you as you approach.Erich Herbitschek is the pastry chef behind this amazing creation. Are you wondering what goes into baking for … [Read more...]

Epcot’s Holidays Around the World Offers International Treats

Whose ready for some holiday treats? Holidays Around the World begins November 30, 2015 at Disney's Epcot. The event showcases holiday music, dance, and storytelling from countries around the world, as well as introducing some amazing international treats.Taste the holidays around the world by trying things like:Mexico - Sweet tamales Norway - Traditional rice cream and frozen peppermint trifle China - Kaikouxiao Germany - Classic holiday fruit bread - Stollen, Glühwein, a hot … [Read more...]

‘Paint the Night’ Parade Dining Packages Coming to Disneyland

Beginning January 11, 2016 at Disneyland park, you'll be able to make dining reservations with reserved viewing for the 'Paint the Night' parade. Two restaurants will be offering dining packages-Blue Bayou Restaurant and Aladdin's Oasis.The dining package at Blue Bayou includes a three-course meal and the parade viewing area will be on Main Street U.S.A.The Aladdin's Oasis dining package gives you the choice of three entrees and the option to eat at the restaurant or take your meal … [Read more...]

GRAND OPENING of The Ganachery at Disney Springs on December 15th

On December 15, 2015 Disney Springs will be making the day of chocolate loving shoppers with the Grand Opening of The Ganachery.This boutique featuring hand-crafted chocolates has been in the works for several years as Disney Pastry Chef, Stefan Rimer, has searched internationally for the best chocolate in the world. Chef Rimer says the chocolate has, "a beautiful balance of fruitiness and acidity" with a blend of 65 percent dark chocolate and a splash of vanilla.When arriving at The … [Read more...]

Guide to Disneyland’s Seasonal Holiday Foods

The holidays at the Disneyland Resort begin November 13 and last through January 6. If you'll be visiting the resort during this time, you'll want to check out this guide to the seasonal food and beverages being offered. Disneyland Park Bengal BarbecueHoliday CrispyBig Thunder Ranch BarbecueFamily-Style Cookie Bake – Warm brownie dusted with powdered sugar, topped with three scoops of peppermint ice cream, hot fudge and holiday sprinklesBlue Bayou RestaurantHoliday … [Read more...]

Best Sharable Counter Service Meal At Each Disney World theme park

To quote every preschool teacher in the world “Sharing is caring” – and this golden rule doesn’t just apply to 4 year olds and toy trains, it is really applicable everywhere – even at Walt Disney World! It’s no secret that a Walt Disney World vacation can be costly – and one of the money saving tips I have come to embrace over the years is sharing meals. Some WDW counter service locations tend to serve up rather large portions – and this can work to your advantage, as many can easily be split … [Read more...]

Drinking Around the World Showcase Guide

There is truly something for everyone at Disney World. This magical place doesn't just give us castles, fireworks and Mickey Mouse. It brought us the opportunity to Drink Around the World. If you enjoy a drink or 2.. try 11 at Epcot's World Showcase. Thanks to Disney we can take a shortcut around the world in just one day and see some of it's beauty. The World Showcase has 11 different countries; Mexico, Norway, China, Germany, Italy, the United States, Japan, Morocco, France, United Kingdom and … [Read more...]

The Garden Grill in Epcot is now featuring character breakfast and lunch

On November 8th, The Garden Grill in The Land Pavilion in Epcot began featuring breakfast and lunch character dining.  Last week, I had the chance to enjoy lunch at one of my favorite Epcot restaurants, and it did not disappoint!As we were seated in our booth, we took in the scenery of the passing Living with the Land attraction and anticipated the arrival of Farmer Mickey, Pluto, Chip and Dale.  If you have eaten dinner at The Garden Grill in the past, the menu for lunch is very similar. … [Read more...]