Don’t miss these Holiday Dining Specials and Festive Events Across Central Florida

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We have a lineup of Holiday Dining Specials and Festive Events Across Central Florida to share with you

As the clock passed midnight in the early morning hours of November 1, spooky season officially ended and we now find ourselves in the midst of the holiday season. The holiday season ushers in a variety of events and dining specials throughout central Florida. If you are looking for a fun night out or a place to have a special holiday dinner, we have a lineup of events to share with you!

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Gordon Ramsay Fish and Chips ICON Park 

Gordon Ramsay is introducing the ultimate holiday indulgence: the Banana Toffee Shake. Creamy banana custard, rich toffee sauce drizzle, velvety whipped cream, and toffee sprinkles make this shake a dessert lover’s dream. Cost: $6.99


Maria and Enzo’s at Disney Springs 

Bring the family to enjoy Breakfast With Santa! After enjoying breakfast, guests will get to meet Santa Clause. Children can share their holiday wishes with him and will receive a keepsake photo from their special meet and greet. The event runs select dates Nov. 24-Dec. 24, and tickets are $45 for children and $69 for adults. Tickets include a delicious breakfast spread of classic menu items, a visit with Santa Claus and his merry band of elves, family-friendly holiday activities, take-home treats, and a keepsake photo. 


Morimoto Asia at Disney Springs

A variety of specialty cocktails are available this holiday season:

  • Yokai – $19-Morimoto Knob Creek Bourbon, Monin Caramel Apple Butter, Chambord, MSG, Prosecco
  • Kyuri and Spicy – $18 –Cucumber-Infused Espolon Blanco Tequila, Jalapeno, Ginger Liqueur, Ancho Reyes, Velvet Falernum, Lime, Monin Agave
  • Toji Moon – $16 – Absolut Mandarin Vodka, Sake, Monin Habanero-Lime, Lemongrass, Yuzu, Celery Bitters 
  • After Midnight – $17 – Courvoisier vs Cognac, Legent Bourbon, Ginger, Orgeat, Grapefruit, Lemon, Cinnamon Syrup, Black Walnut Bitters
  • Forever Young – $18 –Barrel Aged for 2 Weeks- Aviation Gin, Aperol, Carpano Antica, Blood Orange Liqueur, Mole Bitters 
  • Maker Mark Flight – $36 –Makers Cask Strength, Makers 46, Morimoto Maker’s Mark Private Select – From Chef to Bar, Morimoto Maker’s Mark Private Select – A5 – Spring Staves

Jaleo Disney Springs

On Christmas Day, Jaleo at Disney Springs will offer a limited-time menu of festive Spanish recipes:

  • Sopa de lentejas – $14 – Stewed lentils with chorizo, butifarra and vegetables
  • Canelones de rabo de toro y foie – $24 – Pasta stuffed with oxtail with a foie gras and bechamel sauce
  • Carrilleras de cerdo con puré de patatas – $24 – Braised pork cheeks with wild mushrooms and potato puree
  • Pollo a la Catalana – $36 –Half roasted Catalan style chicken with prunes, raisins, pine nuts and Oloroso wine
  • Lubina al “Pil Pil” – $56 – Mediterranean Seabass with classical “Pil-Pil” sauce

Earl of Sandwich at Disney Springs

Earl of Sandwich will provide its fan-favorite seasonal offerings this year, including its Holiday Ham and Holiday Turkey. See full details below.

  • Holiday Ham – Ham, cinnamon sweet potato mash, cranberry sauce & cheddar
  • Holiday Turkey – Turkey, cornbread stuffing, gravy, cranberry sauce & mayonnaise

Related: First Look: Opening night of Frozen Holiday Surprise in the Magic Kingdom


Chicken Guy! Winter Park & Disney Springs

This Nov. 21, Chicken Guy! is launching two new flavors of deliciously hand-spun milkshakes available throughout the holiday season. Shakes are $6.49 for a regular and $6.99 for a large at Winter Park, and one size for $6.99 at the Disney Springs location. 

  • Frozen Peppermint Cocoa Shake – Vanilla soft serve, hot cocoa mix, peppermint and crushed candy cane pieces, topped with marshmallow whipped cream, mini marshmallows and a chocolate drizzle. 
  • Holiday Cookie Shake -Vanilla soft serve, blended with sugar cookies, marshmallow whipped cream, mini m&m’s & holiday sprinkles, topped with a special holiday cookie. 

Promenade at Sunset Walk

HoliNights: Join the Promenade at Sunset Walk for their annual Holinights Celebration, featuring Santa Claus, mischievous elves, towering toy soldiers, live music, and the nightly lighting of their 42-foot animated Holinights Christmas tree! Plus, climb aboard the all-new Pearl Express Train Tour and experience the Promenade at Sunset Walk. Fun for all ages, the train departs from the Promenade’s “North Pole Roundabout” throughout the day. FREE admission and parking.

Caribe Royale Orlando

Holiday Chocolate Wonderland: Wondrous joy awaits as Central Florida’s premier family vacation destination, located just minutes from Walt Disney World, debuts a holiday wonderland created entirely out of chocolate. The resort’s lobby will be home to The Caribe Royale North Pole Express, a 32-foot-long locomotive train; and “Santa’s Magical Flight” featuring Santa and his reindeer, all made completely out of chocolate. The displays are surrounded by festive decor, an illuminated tree, and plenty of yuletide cheer. While viewing the artful displays, guests will also have an opportunity to participate in various themed experiences for the entire family, including merry movies under the stars, specialty meals and menus, visits from Santa, and more.  


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