California Grill Takes Disney Restaurant Scene to New Heights, Reopening Sept. 9

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Earlier we released some beautiful photos and videos from the all new California Grill in case you missed them.With sweeping views of Walt Disney World Resort from the 15th floor of Disney’s Contemporary Resort, California Grill opens its doors on September 9 following a major makeover that redefines Disney’s culinary scene.The spacious dining room is transformed with a modern style that captures the spirit of California throughout the design scheme.Cuisine, too, has been reimagined … [Read more...]

Disney Quick Tip – Make a Park Plan


A Disney World Vacation can be overwhelming with all the options from dining to what park to go to and what rides to hit. How can you make the most of your Disney trip? Make a park plan before you go!Whether you are a zealous planner or detest it entirely, there are several sites and apps to help you on your park planning journey. On the Disney website, you can create your own custom park maps by clicking here. You can select only the rides that you want to go on, so your maps are custom to … [Read more...]

Disney Quick Tips – Share An Entree at Disney World To Save Money


Sharing entrees at Disney World is a great idea! At many Disney restaurants, the portions are huge. Whole entrees at Disney are often just too much food for one person to eat. I almost always share an entree with a family member at Disney and have never felt like I didn't get enough to eat. If someone else in your party is interested in the same entree as you, just order one to split. Chances are you will both get more than enough to fill you up.Splitting entrees is also a great way to save … [Read more...]

DIY Disney Drinks – ‘Ohana’s Lapu Lapu at Walt Disney World


Lots of folks think that Walt Disney World is just for kids, but that definitely not the case – and especially so when it comes to the drink menus at their amazing restaurants – they are full of fun adult drinks, with someone that everyone can enjoy!‘Ohana is located at Disney’s Polynesian Resort and is one of the most popular Resort restaurants on property. Why, you might ask? Well, they serve up family style breakfast and dinner (family style = all you can eat!) with classic menu items in … [Read more...]

Tipping at Walt Disney World


"Are tips included?", is probably one of the most frequently asked questions regarding the Disney Dining Plan. In order to help with your Disney vacation budgeting, we have put together a list of common situations for tipping.The Disney Dining Plan is a convenient add-on option that allows you to prepay for your meals prior to your Walt Disney World vacation. Tipping wait staff at buffets and table service restaurants is customary; however you are not expected to tip at snack locations and … [Read more...]