There are many well known restaurants at Walt Disney World, such as Be Our Guest. Then there are restaurants that are off the beaten path or not often thought of. Next time you visit Disney World consider a hidden gem dining location. Here are 10 Disney Dining chances not to overlook.
1. Cinderella’s Royal Table
Did you know there is a restaurant located inside of Cinderella’s Castle at Magic Kingdom? Many guests pass this by not knowing its there, however before your next trip consider a dining reservation at Cinderella’s Royal Table. Feel like a real prince or princess while dining in the Castle for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Plus, guests have a chance to dine with the Princesses. Advanced Dining Reservations are highly recommended.
2. Trails End Restaurant
To find Trails End Restaurant guests will go to The Campsites at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort. Serving all-you-care-to-enjoy American favorites in this out of the way restaurant. This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner without the Park crowds.
3. Chefs de France
For a family-friendly environment, do not overlook Chefs de France at the France Pavilion in Epcot’s World Showcase. Enjoy French cuisine and large windows offering views of the promenade and fountain.
4. Coral Reef Restaurant
The Sea with Nemo & Friends pavilion, of course hosts the ride: The Seas with Nemo & Friends. However, much more including a restaurant: Coral Reef Restaurant in Future World. This restaurant offers magnificent views of the aquarium and its 4,000 sea creatures. Enjoy seafood cuisine.
5. Boatwright’s Dining Hall
Boatwright’s Dining Hall is found at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside. This restaurant is located in the main building where guest check in and the hotels food court are. Enjoy foods inspired by New Orleans cooking.
Sanaa Restaurant at Walt Disney World is located at Animal Kingdom Villas in Kidani Village. Entrees include Tandoori Lamb, New York Strip, Fish and more. Plus, if you are lucky enough to get a window seat, it offers front row views of the Sunset Savanna.
7. Pineapple Lanai
Get a Dole Whip with no Park ticket! Located at Disney’s Polynesian Resort, just walk up to the quick service window and order what you would like, including the beloved snack – a dole whip. Also serving the Dole Whip Swirl and Pineapple Float.
8. California Grill Lounge
For adults wanting a drink and a bite to eat, this section requires no reservation, first come first serve basis and offers views of the fireworks and much of the same menu as the California Grill. Get the best of both worlds in an overlooked place to stop and grab a bite to eat at California Grill Lounge.
9. Olivia’s Cafe
Find this casual dining eatery at Disney’s Old Key West Resort. Here guests will enjoy good ole home cooking foods influenced by tastes of the Florida Keys. This one is truly a hidden gem.
10. Le Cellier Steakhouse
Located at Epcot, in the Canada Pavilion of the World Showcase, is Le Cellier Steakhouse. This cozy restaurant is easy to miss, but a must do for any Steakhouse fan wanting a fine dining experience. This location even serves a Thanksgiving meal on Thanksgiving Day. Advanced Dining Reservations are highly recommended.
Learn more about Walt Disney World Dining and get suggestions for where to eat, how to use the Disney Dining Plan and more.