Undecided about where to eat at Walt Disney World check out the top 10 Disney World restaurants according to Yelp! I think we can all agree when it comes to what we want for dinner it’s always the hardest decision. Well, that decision is surely harder when you are trying to decide where to eat in the Happiest Place on Earth. Especially since Walt Disney World resort has over 200 restaurants, of which 90 are full-service restaurants and 30 of them are within the parks themselves. Well, Yelp has dedicated a webpage that could possibly solve all your dinner discussions and even your dining plan options! A page dedicated to the Top 10 Disney World restaurants according to Yelp! Check them out below!
1. Be Our Guest
“Be Our Guest, be our guest, put your service to the test…” We absolutely love Be Our Guest restaurant which is based upon, you guessed it, in Beast’s Castle, which is the dream of every Disney lover. What an incredible setting to have either lunch or dinner in. This expansive and elegant dining location is separated into three rooms, The Grand Ballroom, The scary West Wing, and of course the Castle Gallery. Be Our Guest offered American/ French cuisine and can be found in Fantasyland in the Magic Kingdom. It’s certainly not one to miss! Reservations highly recommended!
2. Sci-Fi Dine-in Theater
Take a DeLorean or maybe a 50’s car and go back in time for a memorable all-American meal at the Sci-Fi Dine-in Theatre! As they say in Walt Disney World, “It’s always showtime at the Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater”. With a menu full of mouthwatering meals like burgers and milkshakes, whilst watching vintage clips of thrilling, chilling sci-fi scenes! Located in Commissary Lane in Disney’s Hollywood Studios! Reservations highly recommended!
One of the first fine/ signature dining restaurants to appear on the Yelp top 10 but definitely not the last. If you are looking for a meal full of vibrant spices, a combination of tastes from traditional African, Indian, and Mediterranean cuisine. Featuring a menu full of steak, chicken, seafood, vegan, and vegetarian dishes then Jiko is definitely the restaurant to visit! Set in the heart of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge, watch the chefs prepare your meals in the open show kitchen after strolling around the only resort on property promising personal encounters with more than 30 species of African wildlife… there really isn’t another place like it! Reservations highly recommended! Please note Jiko is currently unavailable.
4. Victoria & Albert’s
Treat yourself to one of the finest restaurants on property, the magical Victoria & Albert’s in the heart of Disney’s Grand Floridian where Victorian elegance combined with modern American cuisine. This restaurant is AAA Five Diamond Award and has been since 2000. If you are looking for a superior fine dining experience then this is certainly the restaurant for you. This restaurant promises exquisite ingredients from around the world, including truffles from Italy, poulet rouge from North Carolina, local shrimp as well as Russian Ostera caviar! This experience will certainly take your breath away and 100% requires a reservation. Unfortunately due to COVID-19, this restaurant is currently unavailable.
Craving coastal cuisine with spectacular panoramic views, then Narcoossee’s is the restaurant for you. Also located in the Grand Floridian, another fine/ signature dining restaurant, but this time brings you dishes such as seafood, steak, and more with fresh seafood found from both local waters and around the globe. If seafood isn’t for you, don’t worry the Black Angus New York strip literally melts in your mouth. Make sure once you finish your surf-and-turf that you have the almond-crusted cheesecake with Lambert cherry sauce for dessert! Similar to the other signature restaurants, Narcoossee’s requires guests to follow a strict dress code, and reservations are definitely required!
6. Tiffins Restaurant
Back to the parks for this restaurant and Tiffins can be located on Discovery Island in Disney’s Animal Kingdom park! This restaurant promises a world of flavors inspired by African, Asian, and Latin cuisine, this restaurant has a varied and mouthwatering menu. Featuring delicious dishes such as charred octopus or tamarind-braised short rib. There are bountiful delights for any kind of traveler for either lunch or dinner! This restaurant, prior to COVID-19 also offered Festival of the Lion King Signature Packages, where guests enjoyed VIP seating at the incredible Festival of the Lion King Show and then enjoyed a three-course meal plus wine on their return from the African savannah!
7. Biergarten Restaurant
Why not visit the Biergarten and celebrate Oktoberfest all year long with authentic German cuisine and lively entertainment. Found in the Germany pavilion in the heart of the World Showcase, EPCOT. Why not be transported to a traditional Bavarian village as you feast on national delicacies such as bratwurst, rotisserie chicken, pork schnitzel, finishing with apple strudel whilst listening to a lively Polka band!
8. Cinderella’s Royal Table
This restaurant is certainly where all your dreams come true! Right in the heart of Cinderella’s Castle in the Magic Kingdom, comes Cinderella’s Royal Table, bringing you a one-of-a-kind fairytale dining experience! Enter your own fairytale as you walk into the Great Hall and ascend the spiral staircase to the banquet hall above. Feel like royalty in this incredible setting full of stone archways, medieval flags, and spectacular stained-glass windows and overlook Fantasyland in all of its glory. This restaurant offers both a lunch and dinner service featuring feasts for Princes and Princesses alike with meats, cheese or fish. Advanced reservations are highly required for this restaurant and unfortunately, the character experience is currently unavailable.
9. Gaston’s Tavern
At the other end of Fantasyland, check out the “manliest of manly places” as Gaston’s Tavern, a quick-service restaurant that promises sweet delicacies such as The Grey Stuff or warm cinnamon rolls. Why not stop by and grab yourself the restaurant’s signature non-alcoholic drink LeFou’s Brew!
10. Jungle Cruise Skippers Canteen
Skippers Canteen is definitely a hidden gem within Adventureland, Walt Disney World! Based upon African, Asian, and Latin cuisine this restaurant promises them all! Immerse yourself into the legacy of the Jungle Cruise and become a skipper as you sample exotic flavors to tame even the wildest appetite! Featuring Dr. Falls Signature Grilled steak or beer-braised pork finished with Panna-Connie’s Congo Lime Delight! There are certainly delicious meals for little and big skippers alike!
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