Drink Around the World Showcase – American Adventure Pavilion

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The American Adventure Pavilion provides the fewest options for Drinking Around the World Showcase, if you’re looking strictly for alcoholic beverages. This is surprising because you probably expect this to be an excellent spot if you’re enjoying a beer-centric DAWS excursion. However, this is definitely not the case. Don’t expect to get more than mildly nutty at this pavilion.The best spot to grab an alcoholic beverage is going to be the Fife & Drum Tavern located in the front left … [Read more...]


Starbucks Coming to Downtown Disney at Disneyland Resort

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I've got some exciting news to share.  Starbucks is coming to the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort!This winter, Starbucks lovers will be happy to find their favorite coffee offered in two locations. The first is in front of the west entrance to World of Disney and the second, a kiosk location.We are proud to partner with Starbucks, a company that, like Disney, is known for providing its guests with an excellent experience, and we are excited to add Starbucks to the fantastic … [Read more...]


Drink Around the World Showcase – Italy Pavilion

Epcot Italy Gelato Stand

If you’re stopping at Italy on your Drink Around the World Showcase excursion it’s all about the wine and gelato. A perfect combination for anyone and especially perfect for Drinking Around the World Showcase. To get your fix, head over to the Gelato Stand situated near the Germany Pavilion. Not only can you get scoops of your favorite gelato flavors ($5.95 for a cup & $6.25 for a cone) but you can also get some really unique gelato creations. Coffee lovers will love the Espresso Gelato … [Read more...]


Is The Hollywood Brown Derby Testing A New Lunch Menu?

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 Hiya guys and gals! Guess who? No really guess! You are correct it is "I" Anonymouse, your favorite neighborhood gossiper. I have some interesting info that you Disney foodies may appreciate.I have a friend who has a friend who recently went to the Hollywood Brown Derby, in Hollywood Studios and they tell me the Disney is testing out a new Lunch Menu. The menu is a bit upscale for me but I am sure it will have many fans with dishes like Seared-crusted Ahi Tuna, Cobb Salad, Noodle … [Read more...]


Food Allergy Information Kiosk at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Opens

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On August 4, 2013 a new food allergy information kiosk opened at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park. This kiosk, located on Discovery Island, can be found near the It’s Tough to be a Bug. Called the "Garden Kiosk" guests will quickly recognize special diets snacks on display as well as note the "Allergy Dining Tips" sign. This kiosk is open daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Not only can guests pick up snacks but they can also chat with cast members about their dietary needs, looking at ingredients … [Read more...]


The Great Irish Hooley is coming to Raglan Road this Labor Day Weekend

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 The Great Irish Hooley is making a comeback for four days of amazing Irish food, live music and fun at Raglan Road Irish Pub & Restaurant in Downtown Disney August 30-Sept. 2.A traditional Irish social celebration is known as the "Hooley" The Great Irish Hooley debuted in 2012 and it was such a big hit that they just had to bring it back this year with top Irish bands, music and dance workshops and Celtic fun. There is a  lineup of celebrated Irish bands will play on the … [Read more...]


Drink Around the World Showcase – Germany Pavilion

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Break out your lederhosen! It’s time for a classic must-do for any Drink Around the World Showcase (DAWS) excursion. Germany proves itself to be one of the best spots for anyone participating in DAWS. It’s an especially great choice for those taking on a beer themed drinking challenge. Like the Mexico Pavilion, it’s important to pace yourself here so you don't end up completely roasted and toasted. Enjoy the sights, sounds, and tastes of Germany. Pretzels and beer? Definitely!The pavilion … [Read more...]


Drink Around the World Showcase – China Pavilion

Joy of Tea China Pavilion Epcot

China is a surprisingly great choice on any “Drink Around the World Showcase” (DAWS) excursion. Not only can you find unique and delicious drinks, but you can also enjoy some authentic meals and snacks. If you’re keeping score, you’ll be able to quickly rack up DAWS points in this pavilion. If your DAWS experience is being done geographically through the World Showcase, you’ll find it a welcome spot after visiting the Norway pavilion which somewhat lacks in food and beverage choices. Don't … [Read more...]


Rainforest Cafe’s Lava Lounge Opens in Downtown Disney Orlando

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There’s a place to eat and drink at Downtown Disney Orlando that is also a feast for the eyes! The Lava Lounge at Rainforest Cafe is now open! Next time you visit Rainforest Cafe without  a reservation, you can head just to the left of the main entrance and just passed the crocodile (more about him later!) to find this welcome sight. If there is a table open - you can just seat yourself immediately - no reservation required. The Lava Lounge has the full Rainforest Cafe Menu including all the fun … [Read more...]


Top 5 Table Service Meals at Epcot

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If you are planning your dining reservations for your upcoming Disney trip chances are you are going to want to include a restaurant or two in Epcot. Epcot is home to arguably the best table service meal choices in any theme park.This list was exceedingly hard to make, but here are my top five pics for table service meals at Epcot. I have not ranked these in any particular order as they are all great options!1. Via Napoli in the Italy pavilion is always a winner. You really cannot go … [Read more...]