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Candlelight Processional Packages Booking NOW!Candlelight Processional Packages Booking NOW!
June 30, 2016
Details for the 2016 Candlelight Processional at Epcot, the traditional telling of the Christmas story by a celebrity narrator with accompanying choir and orchestra, have been announced. A tentative list of narrators has been released, along with information about special Candlelight Processional Dining Packages.

 

Breakfast Now Served at La Cantina de San AngelBreakfast Now Served at La Cantina de San Angel
June 29, 2016
Now that neighboring Norway pavilion opens at 9 a.m. to accommodate all the Frozen-lovers, the Mexico pavilion in Epcot has followed suit. The pavilion opens at 9 a.m., with its quick-service La Cantina de San Angel open for breakfast.

 

Frontera Cocina Restaurant Opens in Town CenterFrontera Cocina Restaurant Opens in Town Center
June 29, 2016
Frontera Cocina, by Chef Rick Bayless, opened June 27 in Disney Springs. The restaurant features authentic Mexican specialties, such as hand-crafted tortas, tacos, salads, fresh-made guacamole and classic Mexican braised meat entrees, all prepared with natural, locally sourced ingredients. Frontera Cocina also will serve an extensive selection of margaritas, cocktails and craft beers and wine. Located in Town Center, the nearly 6,000-square-foot venue will seat 200 guests, and also features a take-out window. It is now taking reservations through OpenTable.com.

 

2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Details2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Details
June 27, 2016
Details for the 2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival, which runs September 14 through November 14, 2016, were announced at a special Tables in Wonderland Sneak Preview on June 26. We have photos and all the information on our Food and Wine Festival pages here.

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         -- Festival Preview Photos
         -- Global Marketplaces to Date
         -- Cast of ABC's "The Chew" Returns October 5-7!
         -- Special Dining Experiences Offered, Some at Disney Resorts
         -- Eat to the Beat Packages Return; Include Breakfasts!

 

Flying Fish Renovation Shorter Than Previously AnnouncedFlying Fish Renovation Shorter Than Previously Announced
June 22, 2016
The renovation of Flying Fish on Disney's BoardWalk has changed its end date from September 30 to "through summer 2016.

 

Help Us Out:  Review your recent dining experiences at WDWHelp Us Out: Review your recent dining experiences at WDW
June 19, 2016
Our Rate and Review section depends on you our readers so that those planning can decide where to dine at WDW.

 

Sushi-Making Class Available for KidsSushi-Making Class Available for Kids
June 16, 2016
Wolfgang Puck Cafe at Disney Springs will host a sushi-making class for kids on June 25, from noon to 2 p.m. Kids will learn how to make an array of sushi, including hand rolls, nigiri and maki rolls, and will learn how to properly prepare and season sushi rice, healthy eating habits, and basic cleanliness and food safety skills. The class is $35 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Call 407-828-8996 to reserve your spot.

 

Skipper Canteen Now Accepting ReservationsSkipper Canteen Now Accepting Reservations
June 07, 2016
The Jungle Navigation Co., Ltd. Skipper Canteen in Adventureland at the Magic Kingdom is now taking Advance Dining Reservations. So those planning ahead can reserve a table 180 days in advance!

 

Tony's Town Square Magic Kingdom Offers Special Dining PackageTony's Town Square Magic Kingdom Offers Special Dining Package
June 07, 2016
There's a new way to enjoy the Main Street Electrical Parade at Magic Kingdom Park! You can now make reservations to take a mid-day break and enjoy a three-course lunch at Tony's Town Square Restaurant. Indulge in a delicious Italian meal, knowing you'll also receive reserved viewing for the Main Street Electrical Parade, right in front of the flagpole on Main Street U.S.A.

 

Reservations Now Available for Frontera CocinaReservations Now Available for Frontera Cocina
June 03, 2016
Reservations can now be made on OpenTable.com for the new Rick Bayless restaurant Frontera Cocina, which will be opening this summer at Disney Springs. Reservations can be made for dinner starting June 26. We have a first look at the menus for the restaurant online now.

 

Margarita Kiosk in Mexico ClosesMargarita Kiosk in Mexico Closes
May 31, 2016
The Margarita Kiosk in Epcot's Mexico pavilion has closed as of today, May 31, 2016.

 

STK Orlando Opens in Disney SpringsSTK Orlando Opens in Disney Springs
May 25, 2016
The ONE Group Hospitality, Inc. ("The ONE Group") is pleased to announce that STK Orlando officially opened its doors today at Disney Springs in Walt Disney World Resort at Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

 

STK Opens May 25STK Opens May 25
May 24, 2016
The new steakhouse STK Orlando is holding its "by invitation only" grand opening celebration tonight, May 24. It officially opens for business on May 25. Watch for a review of this new Disney Springs restaurant on AllEars.Net soon.

 

Three New Food Kiosks Open at Hollywood StudiosThree New Food Kiosks Open at Hollywood Studios
May 20, 2016
Three new food kiosks are open around Echo Lake in Disney's Hollywood Studios. Hollywood Waffles of Fame, Sliders to the Stars, and Bocados del Lago Nachos y Empanadas offer a variety of new options, and will be available through Summer 2016.

 

2016 Opening Dates/Reservations Announced for All 4 Parks!2016 Opening Dates/Reservations Announced for All 4 Parks!
May 20, 2016
Many dates now released for attraction openings, FP+s dates and dining reservations!

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         -- Changes to FastPass+ Will Affect Summer Planning
         -- Dining Packages for Jungle Book: Alive with Magic Now Booking!
         -- Reservations for Tiffins in Animal Kingdom Now Open - Menu Here
         -- Book FastPass+ for Frozen Ever After in Epcot NOW!
         -- Summer Vacation Season Launches with Magical Premieres

 

Flying Fish Announces New Chef and Lounge!Flying Fish Announces New Chef and Lounge!
May 16, 2016
Flying Fish has announced its new chef, Tim Majoras! If his name sounds familiar, Chef Tim previously worked at the Flying Fish Cafe. Opening is set for late summer for Flying Fish restaurant at Disney's Boardwalk. Diners will be welcomed to a sophisticated, interior that still pays homage to the golden era of seaside boardwalks. Next door, the new AbracadaBar lounge opens, taking the spot formerly occupied by the candy and ice cream shop.

 

Town Center Phase I Opens at Disney SpringsTown Center Phase I Opens at Disney Springs
May 16, 2016
The first phase of Disney Springs Town Center opened on May 15, 2016. We have full coverage!

        Related Links:
         -- Disney Springs Guide Map
         -- Sprinkles Opens!
         -- VIDEO: Check out the Sprinkles ATM
         -- The Daily Poutine - Menu and Photos
         -- D-Luxe Burger Menu - Food Pics
         -- Amorette's Patisserie - Menu and Photos

 

PREVIEW: Sprinkles Menu and Food Photos!PREVIEW: Sprinkles Menu and Food Photos!
May 13, 2016
A media preview was held 5/13/16 to check out the new Sprinkles Cupcake store opening May 15, 2016 at Town Center in Disney Springs. We have the menu and food pics!

 

2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Details!2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Details!
May 13, 2016
The annual Disney culinary tour of flavors from six continents will expand in 2016 with nine extra days of sipping and savoring at the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Sept. 14-Nov. 14, 2016. The 2016 festival, presented by Chase at Walt Disney World Resort, will grow from 53 to 62 delicious days, add a new interactive culinary experience and debut new marketplace tastes from around the world.

 

2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Details2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Details
May 13, 2016
The annual Disney culinary tour of flavors from six continents will expand in 2016 with nine extra days of sipping and savoring at the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Sept. 14-Nov. 14, 2016. The 2016 festival, presented by Chase at Walt Disney World Resort, will grow from 53 to 62 delicious days, add a new interactive culinary experience and debut new marketplace tastes from around the world.

 



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