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Disney Food News Round-Up: Disney Food Blog Announces New E-book, Paddlefish Opening Date Announced, and More

Today we have some exciting news about a favorite topic: Disney food! Our friends at the Disney Food Blog recently published their latest e-book and we finally have an opening date announced for Paddlefish at Disney Springs. Read on to find out more.

Four Magic Kingdom Table Service Restaurants to Begin Serving Alcohol Next Week

Four Magic Kingdom table service locations will join Be Our Guest and begin serving wine and beer next week. The restaurants are: Tony's Town Square, Cinderella's Royal Table, Skipper Canteen, and Liberty Tree Tavern.

Highway in the Sky Dine-Around Starts Today at Walt Disney World

A new progressive dinner starts today at the Walt Disney World Resort. The Highway in the Sky Dine-Around gives guests a chance to dine at three resort hotels: Disney's Contemporary Resort, Disney's Polynesian Village, and Disney's Grand Floridian.

Disney News Round-up: Progressive Dinner Announced at Disney Springs, New Party in the Magic Kingdom, and More

Happy day after Thanksgiving! While you're noshing on leftovers we have some exciting food-themed news to share with you. Next weekend there's a special progressive dinner planned at Disney Springs, and next week a new party is coming to the Magic Kingdom. Read on to find out more.

Disney News Round-up: Disney Restaurant News, Disney Cruise Line Named Best Cruise Line, and More

Happy Friday! Welcome to our end-of-the-week Disney news round-up. Today we're talking about some Disney resort restaurant news, the Television Hall of Fame at Disney's Hollywood Studios, more accolades for Disney Cruise Line, and much more.

Wine Bar George Opening at Disney Springs in Fall 2017

Wine Bar George, a 210-seat wine bar from Master Sommelier George Miliotes, has been confirmed for Disney Springs. The new wine bar is slated to open in fall 2017 offering a variety of wines by the glass and bottle.

Disney News Round-up: 2016 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Starts, Seasonal Treats at Walt Disney World, and More

Welcome to today's news round-up. We hope you're hungry because today it's all about the food. This week marked the start of the 2016 Epcot Food and Wine Festival and it's that time of year for fun seasonal treats at Disney World. Let's dig in.

The Polite Pig Scheduled to Open at Disney Springs in the Spring of 2017

Disney Springs is adding yet another restaurant to its lineup. The Polite Pig, a "fast casual concept," has been announced for the Town Center of Disney Springs, with an opening date in the spring of 2017.

NEWS! 2016 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Details

We have exciting and delicious news to share with you! With a mere 80 days left until the start of this year's Epcot Food and Wine Festival we have details on new marketplace booths, menu items, special events, and much more!

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Pretty self-explanatory, eh? This column highlights all things edible in Disney World parks and resorts.

No matter what else you plan to do in Disney World, one activity on almost everyone's list is eating! Explore Disney World's hundreds of eateries; snacks that have gained cult status with Disney fans; and delicious cocktails, beers, and wines here in our Dining in Disney column.

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Stop By The Ganachery At Disney Springs For Sweet Souvenirs

It's always the season to be shopping at the Walt Disney World Resort! If you have a chocolate lover on your souvenir list, then be sure to head to The Ganachery Chocolate Shoppe in Disney Springs. Located in The Landing area of the massive shopping, dining, and entertainment complex The Ganachery will have sinfully delicious treats sure to tempt your tastebuds. Just grab hold of the adorable copper spoon door handles and walk on in.

Review: Dinner At Yak & Yeti Restaurant In Disney’s Animal Kingdom

The backstory of this Animal Kingdom eatery is as rich and in depth as its cuisine. Located in the Asia section of the Park, the structure is one that could be found in the foothills of the Himalayan Mountains. Here a former merchant named Arjun has turned his opulent home into a haven for travelers. The exotic boutique hotel is filled with an eclectic mix of art and artifacts that Arjun has collected over the years from travels in Southeast Asia. At the center of this mythical hotel is the full-service Yak & Yeti Restaurant.

Chocolate Martinis and Gingerbread Men At The Outer Rim

If you're out hotel hopping for gingerbread this holiday season be sure to stop by the Outer Rim Lounge for a break. Outer Rim sits on the Bay Lake side of Disney's Contemporary Grand Canyon Concourse, offering guests a comfortable spot to relax and enjoy beautiful views of Bay Lake below.

Drinks At Yak & Yeti Bar In Disney's Animal Kingdom

The Yak & Yeti bar feels like a secret hole-in-the-wall where you can dip in to wet your whistle. With just a few bar chairs pulled right up to the full-service bar this an incredibly small part of this sprawling restaurant, is not a spot to gather with a crowd. However, if you are traveling solo, or as a couple, it provides a quaint spot for a drink.

Why I Use The Disney Dining Plan Even If It Doesn’t Save Me Money

Over the years there has been a considerable amount of in depth discussion on whether adding on the Disney Dining Plan (DDP) is worth it. Most folks who crunch the numbers realize that at best you can come out even on the financial side of the equation. However a family vacation to Walt Disney World is about more than black and white financial decisions. Here are a few reasons that I love the Disney Dining Plan, even when it won't put me ahead of the game monetarily.

Disney’s BoardWalk Pizza Window Has A Tasty New Menu

Disney's BoardWalk is a great place to spend a relaxing afternoon on the shores of Crescent Lake. Whether you are out for a stroll, renting a bike, or looking for something to eat, this charming space has just what you are looking for. We're happy to say that after a recent closure, the BoardWalk Pizza Window is back in business with a tasty new menu.

Plaza Restaurant To Serve Breakfast for the Winter Holiday Season

Navigating dining reservations during the winter holiday season can be a frustrating part of planning during this busy time of year. If you're still looking for elusive breakfast reservations on your Christmas trip Magic Kingdom Day, I've got some good news. The Plaza Restaurant on Main Street U.S.A. will be serving breakfast for a limited time beginning November 4, 2018 and ending on January 5, 2019.

The Best Disney Dining Ideas Without Reservations

So you say you have no dining reservations? No Problem! We've gathered some great Disney Dining tips from veteran Disney travelers on just how you can enjoy great Disney restaurants without planning six months in advance.

Walt Disney World Breakfast Tips To Save Time, Money, and Stress

Getting out the door in the morning on your Walt Disney World vacation isn't always the easiest thing, especially if you're wrangling a large family. None the less, guests always emerge from their hotel rooms to make their way towards the heart of the magic. I've got 12 top tips for fueling up your morning while saving time, energy, and money on breakfast at Walt Disney World.

Cider Takes Center Stage To Rule The Fall At Disney Springs

September has brought with it a showcase of WonderFall Flavors at Disney Springs! September 7, 2018 kicks off a celebration of traditional autumn flavor delights all over Disney Springs. From harvest tacos and pumpkin desserts to hard ciders and autumn-inspired cocktail this is the place to find all the favorites of fall.