Day guests can now book reservations at Walt Disney World resort hotels and theme parks-- and there are several new procedures in place for both cast members and guests. First off, guests currently cannot book dining reservations through the My Disney Experience App and must do so through the Walt Disney World website. Once a... Continue Reading →
Walt Disney World is providing an update about dining reservation availability as the parks and resorts prepare to reopen. In-Park Dining: Theme park guests will need valid park admission and a reservation for park entry through the new Disney Park Pass system, as well as a dining reservation for in-park, table-service restaurants for the same... Continue Reading →
While celebrating Independence Day isn't possible in the parks this year, Disney is helping fans across the country celebrate it in their homes. In honor of 4th of July, Disney is serving up America’s favorite pie with the recipe from Whispering Canyon Café at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge. Their version is layered with tart Granny Smith... Continue Reading →
Splitsville is planning to reopen its doors at Disney Springs with new safety measures July 10th. The luxury bowling alley & restaurant will be utilizing single-use menus and will limit capacity. Both the bowling lanes and restaurant will be open, which was announced on Facebook. Splitsville will reopen at 4:00 p.m. July 10th.
Wine Bar George is adding to the lunchtime menu this summer. The Disney Springs eatery is adding a fried fish sandwich for lunch. The sandwich features fried fish with house made pickles, gribiche sauce and brioche bun. The meal comes with a side of fries. The new dish is available Monday-Friday from noon to 3PM... Continue Reading →
As coronavirus case total surge across the state of California, Governor Gavin Newsom is ordering restaurants, wineries, theaters, zoos, museums and cardooms to suspend indoor seating. He also says bars must close all operations. The new order applies to 19 California counties, including Los Angeles County and Orange County, where Disneyland resides. The order will... Continue Reading →
Shanghai Disney Resort and Dole jointly announced that the two parties had entered into a new multi-year resort alliance, which introduces Dole as the Official Fruit Sponsor of Shanghai Disney Resort. This new deal will see Dole serve and supply the resort with an extensive array of fresh, healthy fruit in creative and innovative ways... Continue Reading →
Gideon’s Bakehouse is coming to Disney Springs soon and the cookie & cake shop is sharing photos of the project getting underway. Gideon’s Bakehouse will be located next to Wine Bar George. It is replacing Erwin Pearl.
Two Disney Springs restaurants are planning to lay off more than 100+ employees . State records show Paddlefish will lay off 87 at Paddlefish and Terralina Crafted Italian will lay off 56. Levy Restaurants, who runs both locations at Disnry Springs, filed notices with the state of Florida last week, saying it will lay off... Continue Reading →
Disney has announced the first in-park character dining location to reopen post-coronavirus closure. According to Walt Disney World, Garden Grill will be open starting July 15th when Epcot reopens and will offer a "modified" character dining experience. Update from Disney: "Character Dining will not be offered during the initial reopening, with the exception of modified... Continue Reading →