Insider Tips for Booking the Best Disney Restaurants in 2023

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When you are having a blast at Disney World with all the rides and fun, don’t forget to treat your taste buds to some amazing food. To make things easy, it’s a good idea to book your dining tables in advance. Disney has a ton of choices for all kinds of food and occasions – whether it’s a birthday celebration, a party, or just a casual meal with friends. With over 150 restaurants, picking the best ones might sound tricky, but fear not! In this blog, we will make it simple for you. Keep reading to discover our favorite Disney restaurants that you won’t want to miss.

➤ Top Most Preferred Disney Restaurants in Theme-Based Parks

1. Garden Grill

Garden Grill Restaurant in EPCOT’s Land Pavilion offers a unique dining experience where you can enjoy a meal with Chip ‘n’ Dale, Mickey Mouse, and Pluto. This is the only rotating restaurant in Disney World, giving you different views of scenes from the Living with the Land ride. No matter if you visit for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, it’s all-you-can-eat, and the food is served at your table in skillets, so there’s no need for a buffet. The menu features delicious options like grilled steak, roasted chicken, and fresh fish for dinner, while breakfast offers traditional favorites like eggs and Mickey Waffles. You will also enjoy salad, rolls, vegetables, dessert, and non-alcoholic beverages, all served family-style.

2. Liberty Tree Tavern

Themed like a historic 18th-century home, this Disney restaurant is divided into different rooms paying tribute to famous figures from the American Revolutionary period. The meal, served family-style, is a hearty feast that some liken to a year-round Thanksgiving celebration. The Patriot’s Platter offers all-you-can-enjoy roasted turkey, pot roast, and oven-roasted pork accompanied by mashed potatoes, mac and cheese, seasonal veggies, and herb stuffing. There are also plant-based and allergy-friendly options available. They also offer dessert, which includes the restaurant’s famed Ooey Gooey Toffee Cake.

3. Le Cellier Steakhouse

At the third spot on our distinguished list is Le Cellier Steakhouse. Envision a quaint Canadian wine cellar – that’s the ambiance here, characterized by wooden tables, stone walls, and ambient candle sconces, collectively crafting a welcoming setting. Delight awaits in the culinary domain of this Signature restaurant. The steaks are truly exceptional, and the appetizers, exemplified by the Canadian Cheddar Cheese Soup, marry heartiness with innovation. An indispensable experience is the exploration of the Signature Poutine, presenting unique variations that ingeniously reinterpret this classic Canadian dish.

Additionally, for those interested, an exhaustive compilation of Disney theme-based park restaurants follows:”.

Magic Kingdom

  • Aloha Isle
  • Auntie Gravity’s Galactic Goodies
  • Aunt Polly’s
  • Be Our Guest Restaurant
  • Big Top Treats
  • Casey’s Corner
  • Cheshire Cafe
  • Cinderella’s Royal Table
  • Columbia Harbour House
  • Cool Ship
  • Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Cafe
  • Crystal Palace
  • Diamond Horseshoe
  • Egg Roll Wagon
  • Energy Bytes
  • Friar’s Nook
  • Frontierland Churro Cart
  • Frontierland Hot Dog Cart
  • Gaston’s Tavern
  • Golden Oak Outpost
  • Joffrey’s Revive
  • Jungle Navigation Co., Ltd. Skipper Canteen
  • Liberty Square Market
  • Liberty Tree Tavern
  • The Lunching Pad
  • Main Street Bakery
  • Main Street Confectionery
  • Main Street Plaza Ice Cream Parlor
  • Main Street Popcorn Cart
  • Main Street Refreshment Cart
  • Maurice’s Amazing Popping Machine
  • Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Cafe
  • Pinocchio Village Haus
  • The Plaza Restaurant
  • Prince Eric’s Village Market
  • Sleepy Hollow Refreshments
  • Storybook Circus Popcorn Cart
  • Storybook Circus Pretzel Cart
  • Storybook Treats
  • Sunshine Tree Terrace
  • Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant
  • Tony’s Town Square
  • Tortuga Tavern
  • Westward Ho Refreshments


World Celebration

  • Club Cool
  • Connections Café and Eatery
  • World Celebration Popcorn Cart

World Discovery

  • Cool Wash
  • Space 220 

World Nature

  • Coral Reef
  • Garden Grill
  • Sunshine Seasons

World Showcase

  • Akershus Royal Banquet Hall and Princess Storybook Restaurant
  • Biergarten
  • Block & Hans
  • Canada Popcorn Cart
  • Chefs de France
  • Choza de Margarita
  • Crêpes À Emporter
  • Fife and Drum Tavern
  • Funnel Cakes
  • Gelateria Toscana
  • Germany Bier Stand
  • Germany Hovels
  • Italy Gelato Stand
  • Japan Beverage Stand/Outdoor Sake Bar
  • Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea Kiosks
  • Joy of Tea
  • Kabuki Cafe
  • Karamell-Küche
  • Katsura Grill
  • Kringla Bakeri og Cafe
  • L’Artisan des Glaces Sorbet and Ice Cream Shop
  • La Cantina de San Angel
  • La Cava del Tequila
  • La Hacienda de San Angel
  • Le Cellier Steakhouse
  • La Crêperie de Paris 
  • Les Halles Boulangerie Patisserie
  • Les Vins de Chefs de France
  • Lotus Blossom Cafe
  • Monsieur Paul
  • Nine Dragons
  • Pizza al Taglio
  • Refreshment Outpost
  • Refreshment Port
  • Regal Eagle Smokehouse: Craft Drafts & Barbecue
  • Restaurant Marrakesh
  • Rose and Crown Beer Stand
  • Rose and Crown Pub and Dining Room
  • San Angel Inn
  • Shiki-Sai: Sushi Izakaya
  • Sommerfest
  • Spice Road Table
  • Spice Road Table Juice Bar
  • Takumi-Tei
  • Tangierine Cafe
  • Teppan Edo
  • Tokyo Dining
  • Tutto Italia
  • Tutto Gusto
  • Via Napoli
  • Yorkshire County Fish Shop

Disney’s Animal Kingdom

  • Anandapur Ice Cream Truck
  • Caravan Road
  • Corn-Ivores
  • Creature Comforts
  • Dawa Bar
  • Dino-Bite Snacks
  • Drinkwallah
  • Eight Spoon Cafe
  • Flame Tree Barbecue
  • Harambe Market
  • Harambe Fruit Market
  • Isle of Java
  • Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea Kiosks
  • Kusafiri Coffee Shop and Bakery
  • Mahindi
  • Mr. Kamal’s
  • Nomad Lounge 
  • Pizzafari
  • Pongu Pongu
  • Rainforest Cafe
  • Restaurantosaurus
  • Royal Anandapur Tea Company
  • Satu’li Canteen
  • Tamu Tamu Refreshments
  • Terra Treats
  • The Feeding Ground
  • The Smiling Crocodile
  • Thirsty River Bar and Trek Snacks
  • Tiffins
  • Trilo-Bites
  • Tusker House Restaurant
  • Warung Outpost
  • Yak and Yeti Local Foods Cafe
  • Yak and Yeti Quality Beverages
  • Yak and Yeti Restaurant
  • Zuri’s Sweets Shop

Hollywood Studios

  • 50’s Prime Time Cafe
  • ABC Commissary
  • Backlot Express
  • BaseLine Tap House 
  • Catalina Eddie’s
  • Dinosaur Gertie’s Ice Cream of Extinction
  • Docking Bay 7 Food and Cargo 
  • Dockside Diner
  • Epic Eats
  • Fairfax Fare
  • The Hollywood Brown Derby
  • The Hollywood Brown Derby Lounge
  • Hollywood Studios Gelato Cart
  • Hollywood Scoops
  • Hollywood and Vine Restaurant
  • Hot and Fresh Popcorn
  • Ice Cold Stand
  • Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea Kiosks
  • Kat Saka’s Kettle
  • KRNR The Rock Station
  • Mama Melrose’s
  • Market
  • Milk Stand
  • Neighborhood Bakery
  • Oasis Canteen
  • Oga’s Cantina
  • Peevy’s Polar Pipeline
  • Pretzel Palooza
  • PizzeRizzo 
  • Ronto Roasters
  • Rosie’s All-American Cafe
  • Roundup Rodeo BBQ 
  • Sci-Fi Dine-In
  • Sunshine Day Bar
  • Trolley Car Cafe
  • Tune-In Lounge
  • Woody’s Lunch Box

➤ Top Most Preferred Disney Restaurants in Water-Based Parks

1. Let’s Go Slurpin’

When it’s hot at Typhoon Lagoon, Let’s Go Slurpin’ is the place to chill. They specialize in beachy cocktails like Rum Runners and Mai Tais. It’s like a beachy bar where you can get your favorite drink to beat the heat and have fun by the water.

2. Leaning Palms

Leaning Palms is a well-loved spot in Typhoon Lagoon Water Park. There’s a big outdoor seating area, nicely shaded with a cool roof. They have got the regular stuff like burgers and chicken nuggets, but they also mix it up with soups and daily specials. And here’s the cool part – you can beat the heat with their famous Dole Whip.

3.  LottaWatta Lodge

After a day of fun at Blizzard Beach Water Park, LottaWatta Lodge is your go-to spot for a breather. They have hearty eats like burgers, chicken strips, and flatbreads at the bar. And when it comes to drinks, take your pick from a bunch of cool options – they have got everything from refreshing beverages to draft beer and even cocktails. Perfect for cooling down and gearing up for more water adventures.

In addition, here’s the complete list of restaurants you can find at Disney’s water-based parks:

Disney’s Blizzard Beach

  • Avalunch
  • Cooling Hut
  • Frostbite Freddy’s
  • I.C. Expeditions
  • Lottawatta Lodge
  • Mini Donuts at Blizzard Beach
  • Warming Hut

Typhoon Lagoon

  • Happy Landing Ice Cream
  • Leaning Palms
  • Let’s Go Slurpin’
  • Lowtide Lou’s
  • Mini Donuts at Typhoon Lagoon
  • Snack Shack
  • Surf Doggies
  • Typhoon Tilly’s

Disney Restaurants Dining Reservation Process

Here’s a simplified version of the steps to make a dining reservation at Disney World:

  • Go to Disney World’s website (
  • If you don’t have a Disney account, create one. If you already have an account for something like Disney+ TV, your login info should work here, too.
  • On the Disney World homepage, click on “Things to Do,” then scroll down to “Dining” and select “Make Reservations.”
  • Pick how many people, including babies, will be dining with you.
  • Choose the date you want.
  • Select when you would like to eat: “all day,” “morning,” “afternoon,” or “evening.”
  • To narrow your restaurant choices, click on “all filters.” You can search by location, dining type, cuisine, price, and more.
  • Pick your dining time from the available options.
  • Indicate any special needs, like food allergies or wheelchair accessibility.
  • Provide your contact info and a payment method (usually a credit or debit card).
  • Double-check your reservation confirmation on the screen and in your email. Note your confirmation number.
  • Your reservation can also show up in your My Disney Experience account in the “My Plans” section. If not, add it manually using the confirmation number.
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