Special Eats for Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 24-Hour Party

The Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 24-hour party is almost upon us! If you're like me, then you go to Disneyland for the food as well as the rides and attractions. The Disneyland Resort has some great eats and some specialty foods are being added for the 24-hour event. Check out this list of foods that will be available May 22-23:Disneyland ParkJolly Holiday BakeryDisneyland Diamond Celebration CupcakeCarnation CaféCountry-fried Chicken Sandwich with honey-mustard … [Read more...]

Disney Dining News – Star Wars Lounge Experience “Rebel Hangar” Coming to Star Wars Weekends

If you're heading to Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios® this year, you'll be able to find shelter and sustenance in the Rebel Hangar: A Star Wars Lounge Experience.You will discover a menu full of Star Wars-themed food and beverage offerings that are out of this world:Pilot’s Pomme Frites – these are tossed with parmesan cheese, garlic and parsley with a garlic aioli for dipping Ensalada Naboo – seared chicken breast, bibb lettuce, grape tomatoes, watermelon radish, … [Read more...]

Disney Dining Plan 2015 Costs, Facts, and Expert Tips

I am self-proclaimed Dining Plan expert!  I have experienced Disney World with every Dining Plan, and even without one at all! There is a lot of planning and organization involved in making the Dining Plan work (and if it seems too complicated, just email me at Summer@WorldofMagicTravel.com and let me know you need a Travel Specialist, and I will take care of it all for you!)Costs:Quick Service Dining2 quick-service meals 1 snack 1 refillable mug $41.99 (Anyone 10+) and $16.03 … [Read more...]

The Best Places to Find Great Coffee In Walt Disney World

I need my coffee. Seriously, I need it as much as  you do too, and being on vacation is no exception. Actually, I need MORE coffee while in Walt Disney World to keep myself going from rope drop at Magic Kingdom to the finale of Fantasmic at Hollywood Studios. There are limitless options for finding coffee throughout the World but let me share some of the top spots to get you caffeine fix!Kona Island: A stop in the lobby of Polynesian Village Resort is a must! Even if you are not staying at … [Read more...]

Disney DIY: Host Your Own Disney Dinner Party!

I don’t know about you, but I personally LOVE having people over (for tea, or whatever…) – and since I also love FOOD, it makes sense that I also love hosting dinner parties – cooking for those I love and sharing the gift of a great meal with them is something I cherish. I also love the chance to get to “Disney-fy” my dinner parties – recipes from the Disney Parks and Resorts are a great addition to any meal, but they make a dinner party just that much more special! Check out these Disney DIY … [Read more...]

The BOATHOUSE Makes a Splash at Disney Springs in Walt Disney World Resort

Over the past year, The BOATHOUSE: Great Food, Waterfront Dining, Dream Boats has been hoisting up along the Downtown Disney skyline. The venue is open now and is the first of several new restaurants coming to The Landing, a new neighborhood that will be part of Disney Springs.The BOATHOUSE is an upscale waterfront dining experience showcasing steaks, chops, fresh seafood and a raw bar. Built over the water, the 600 seat nautically themed restaurant also features a display of rare dream … [Read more...]

The Boathouse: Waterfront Dining at the New Disney Springs

The Boathouse is opening Spring 2015. It will be an upscale, waterfront dining experience featuring spectacular floating artwork: dream boats from the 30’s, 40’s & 50’s.The incredible culinary experience of The Boathouse will be showcased in an expansive restaurant with 3 distinctive bars including The Captain’s Raw Bar, The Admiral’s Club Bar and The Dock Bar, which is built over the water. Other spectacular nautically-themed rooms include The Runabout, Twin Transoms, and The Lake … [Read more...]

Top 10 Disney World Theme Park Foods you MUST EAT!

I love the food at Disney World! Most of my trips revolve around the food at the parks and resorts. Some food/snack items I try to get almost every trip to the parks, I know I can't be the only one like this. I have put together a small list of 10 Theme Park Food Items that I believe you must eat on almost every trip to Disney World. These are in no particular order.10. Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich (see above) - You can find this tasty treat all over Walt Disney World. Two of my favorite places … [Read more...]

Top 10 Healthy Meals in Disney World

Are you looking forward to a trip at Disney but dreading the sight of Dole Whips and turkey legs because it’s not included in your diet? Have no fear. Many of us equate a vacation with decadent eating and indulgence. While there are unlimited options of that nature in Walt Disney World it should bring some comfort in knowing there are also many healthy options! Disney is known for accommodating its guests in any way possible and the menus are no exception. Regardless of the reason for your … [Read more...]

Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto will open this April at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

Founded by Adventureland’s famous “head” salesman, Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto this enchanted South Seas hideaway welcomes guests to explore a menu of “magical tropical drinks and food.” Beverage Manager Brad Ward, Chef Lenny DeGeorge, and the Concept Development team have created new menu items just for the Walt Disney World Resort Trader Sam’s.The Trader Sam cocktails will available in Disney collectible Tiki mugs.These are on only at Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto:Polynesian … [Read more...]