Disney Dining at the bluezoo in Disney’s Swan & Dolphin Resort

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I had the pleasure of dining at Todd English's bluezoo at Disney's Swan & Dolphin Resort when I was at Disney for the 24 hour event a few weeks ago, not really knowing much about the restaurant after walking under this sign, who knew that I would be experiencing one of the best meals of my life...While not Disney themed at all Todd English's bluezoo is upscale dining at it's finest. For me this was a welcome break from all the people and all the Disney decorations at the Walt Disney … [Read more...]


Best Disney Dining Cold Treats to Beat the Heat at Disney World

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Summer is officially here and the parks are getting warm and crowded. My favorite way to beat the heat is to take advantage of some of the cool offerings at the parks, Downtown Disney, and at some of the resorts. Here are my top ten treats and where to find them.10. Everyone has seen the Mickey premium ice cream bar. This vanilla ice cream ice cream bar is shaped like Mickey Mouse and covered in chocolate. What makes it great is that is on a stick , and quite portable.  It is also very easy … [Read more...]


Jedi Mickey’s Star Wars Dine at Hollywood & Vine: Disney Dining Review

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This year’s Star Wars™ Weekends marked two new dining experiences: the Jedi Mickey’s Star Wars™ Dine at Hollywood & Vine with the Fab Five as your favorite Star Wars characters and the Star Wars™ Dine-In Galactic Breakfast at Sci-Fi Dine In featuring Boba Fett and Darth Vader. I have been lucky enough to attend both and so have my fellow Chip and Co writers. You can read about Teresa’s dining experience at the Star Wars™ Dine-In Galactic Breakfast at Sci-Fi Dine In. Her review includes lots … [Read more...]


Dining at Disney – Sharing Is Caring!

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Vacationing at Walt Disney World is so many things – fun, amazing, filled with memories, and – it can also be a bit pricey. There are tons of ways to save money on your WDW vacation, and one of my favorite ways is to practice the preschool-taught principle of SHARING my snacks! Normally, I would never advocate sharing food – but there are some items at WDW that are too delicious (and too big!) not to share with someone you love! Here are my Top 5 Picks for meals/snacks that are shareable money … [Read more...]


The Dole Whip Make it’s Disney Dining Debut at Animal Kingdom

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Great news Dole Whip fans, soon this yummy little frozen cup full of goodness will be at Animal Kingdom. Tamu Tamu Refreshments will be serving this little cups of heaven starting this weekend. Awesome right?If you are of legal drinking age, you can choose to add a little extra magic to your Dole Whip by adding some Dark Rum or Coconut Rum. Hmmm hard choice, I think I will go with Dark Rum. One thing I should add is that there will be no Dole Whip Floats at this location.A regular Dole … [Read more...]


Raglan Road Presents: The Summer Solstice Signature Disney Dining Experience

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Master Chef Kevin Dundon of Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant has created an amazing menu incorporating fresh seasonal flavors for a special Summer Solstice Signature Dinner which takes place on the 19th of June.There will be a delicious 4 course menu paired with the finest wines that have been expertly chosen to complement the delicious flavors of each dish. Chef Kevin adds his unique style and flair to the menu combining his passion for freshness and simplicity.The Summer Solstice marks … [Read more...]


Star Wars Dine In Galactic Breakfast: Disney Dining Review

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For the first time this year Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World has Star Wars themed character meals available for Star Wars Weekends and the few weeks before the festivities begin. These two themed meals are from what I can tell completely sold out and they sold out very fast. I was fortunate enough to get my reservations made for both of the dining experiences.On May the 4th, 2014 I attended the breakfast character experience and to be honest it was most impressive. I am a … [Read more...]


Disney Dining News – Extended Lunch Hours at Tusker House

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Extended Lunch Hours at Tusker House mean more time to eat - and more time for visiting with some of your favorite characters!  Our family really enjoys this all-you-care-to-enjoy breakfast and lunch buffet. The food is great, and you can count on Safari Donald and his friends to visit your table for laughs, photos and autographs. If you are a fan of  Tusker House (like we are!) you will want to know that beginning Sunday, June 8, they will be extending their lunch meal period. This is in an … [Read more...]


10 Disney Dining Reservations You Need to Make at 180 Days

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Making your Disney ADRs {Advanced Dining Reservations} is a must if you have the Disney Dining Plan.  Can you imagine the chaos-and time wasted-if Disney didn't strongly encourage you to make these at 180 days in advance?  If you are like me, you are up at 6AM on the Disney website, logged into your My Disney Experience making ADRs for those hard to get restaurants.  What defines "hard to get" by Disney standards?  Popularity, times available, and location are all factors when it comes to making … [Read more...]


Must Get Disney Dining Reservations at Disneyland

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Disneyland Resort is not short of fantastic eateries. Our family’s itinerary often completely revolves around our dining reservations. With that said, you will definitely want to take note of the following restaurants and be sure that you are requesting reservations 60 days prior to your visit.Character Meals:This category of restaurants are the most important to schedule a reservation, especially during peak travel periods. Goofy’s Kitchen, Storytellers Café, and Ariel’s Grotto fill … [Read more...]