Disney World Dining Reservations You Can Make Via OpenTable
For readers unfamiliar with OpenTable, it is an online reservations system allowing you to reserve tables at restaurants across the country via your computer or smartphone. Though many of those planning a Walt Disney World getaway are meticulously making dining reservations first thing in the morning exactly 180 days out, for others your vacation to the Mouse may have been more of a spur of the moment trip. But, making last minute plans doesn’t mean having to abandon plans to dine at some of Walt Disney World’s incredible eateries. Something a lot of guests don’t realize is that you can actually reserve tables last minute using the OpenTable App. With that in mind, we thought we’d share a list with you of some of the incredible eateries you’ll currently find accepting reservations on OpenTable.
Jaleo by Jose Andres – Disney Springs
One of Disney Springs’ newest eateries, Jaleo is already wowing visitors with its dynamic multi-level space and menu featuring an extensive array of tapas. Menu items reflect the rich regional diversity of traditional and contemporary Spanish cuisine. The restaurant is also known for its incredible paellas cooked over a wood fire in the restaurant.
Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill – Disney Springs
Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill brings “California Cusine” to Disney Springs. Located in the Town Center section right next to the Coca Cola Store guests can watch as pizza’s are made in the giant wood-fired oven including the restaraurant’s signature Smoke Salmon Pizza. Another menu highlight is the Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill Roasted Meatball appetizer which is perfect for sharing. Other noteworthy options include Crispy Chicken Schnitzel, Eggplant Parmesan, Pumpkin Ravioli and hand made pastas! Also, be sure to leave room from dessert in order to sample the housemade treats and gelato!
Maya Grill – Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
You can head over to Disney’s Coronado Springs resorts to check out all of the incredible renovations taking place and while you are there have a delicious dinner at the Maya Grill. This table service restaurant is known for its mix of traditional Mexican and American dishes. From traditional platters to Chef’s specialities choose from a delicious flavorful array of Tex-Mex Creations as you soak in the decor of the Mexican-style dining room accented by welcoming Mayan motifs of fire, sun and water. This is another restaurant where you’ll want to save room for desserts such as Coconut Flan, Chocolate Abuella Panna Cotta, Lemon Sorbet or Mango Sorbet.
Big River Grill & Brewery Works – Disney’s Boardwalk
Located in the heart of Disney’s Boardwalk (just a short walk away from Epcot), Big River features innovative cuisine and award-winning ales & lagers. Perfect for families this location offers a “Jungle Grub” children’s menu. There’s also an outdoor waterfront patio perfect for check out the sights and sounds of Walt Disney World.
Flying Fish- Disney’s Boardwalk
A popular seafood spot for Disney regulars this contemporary American restaurant on Disney’s Boardwalk features a sophisticated interpretation of nostalgic seaside meals. This recently redesigned location features an impeccable decor and highlights of the menu include roasted gourmet seafood expertly prepared in the open kitchen.
Todd English’s blueZoo at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort
Celebrity Chef Todd English combines the freshest seafood with coastal cuisines from around the world in a setting you won’t forget in Todd English’s bluezoo. The restaurant itself was designed by renowned architect Jeffrey Beers and features beautiful glass art. As a special treat for those with small children, kids can enjoy two hours of complimentary time at Camp Dolphin while you enjoy an Adult’s Only meal!
Paddlefish – Disney Springs
This popular Disney Springs eatery was recently awarded the “Best Seafood Restaurant” by the 2018 Orlando Magazine Reader’s Choice Dining Awards. Docked on the shores of Lake Buena Vista, it is the only restaurant in Disney Springs to offer king and snow crab, rooftop dining with live music (weekends only) and waterfront seating. Led by Executive Chef Steve Richard Paddlefish prides itself on passing on some of the fresh seafood catches of the day to its diners.
Terralina Crafted Italian- Disney Springs
One of Walt Disney World most popular Italian eateries, Terralina is headed up by James Beard Award-winning chef, Tony Mantuano and Executive Chef, Justin Plank. The restaurant brings crafted Italian cooking including hand-tossed pizzas, calzones, fresh vegetables and dishes like chicken parmesan and seafood cannelloni.
Jiko- The Cooking Place – Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge
One of my favorite places to eat in all of Walt Disney World this restaurant is known for its delicious World cuisine and South African wines. Watch as chef’s prepare appetizers in the open show kitchen and dine on a delicious blend of African, Indian and Mediterranean Cuisine. Steak, chicken, seafood and vegetarian dishes are infused with an exotic blend of fragrant spices. There’s also a children’s menu that features pizza, grilled chicken, steak and market-fresh fish.
Planet Hollywood- Disney Springs
The newly redesigned Planet Hollywood Orlando at Disney Springs features some of the rarest Hollywood and television memorabilia. Enjoy awe-inspiring over-the-top recipes from Guy Fieri and our award-winning chefs. There’s an eye-popping 4,500 sq. ft. video wall with movie previews and the latest music videos. Pop in for dinner for two, or make a reservation for the entire family.
STK – Disney Springs
Located in Disney Springs and, as anticipated, steak is the main attraction. STK offers small, medium and large cuts of meat, as well as naturally raised options, and even wagyu and Kobe for adventurous diners. Aside from steak, signature items include Parmesan Truffle Fries; Lil’ BRGs; and Sweet Corn Pudding.
Wine Bar George – Disney Springs
Led by Master Sommelier George Miliotes, Wine Bar George offers more than 150 wines by the glass, bottle and ounce. Enjoy wines from acclaimed and well-known wineries as well as growing regions that are up-and-coming. The menu here also features masterfully paired wine and food and a selection of cocktails, all of which include grape-based spirits.
Morimoto Asia – Disney Springs
This culinary destination includes unique exhibition kitchens that showcase traditions like Peking duck carving and dim sum. Morimoto Asia’s eye-catching, 36-foot tall, two-story layout includes lounges, private dining spaces, and an exhibition glass-encased kitchen that allows guests a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the culinary action. The second-level sushi bar and lounge have a separate entrance.
Raglan Road – Disney Springs
Orlando’s only authentic Irish pub, built entirely in Ireland, shipped Lock, Stock and Beer Barrel to Disney Springs Raglan Road offers the very best authentic Irish food, beers, and spirits. Experience our mouth watering menu, offering a delicious mix of traditional & contemporary dishes with a Celtic twist. You’ll find Fantastic live entertainment 7 nights a week with dance shows with our award winning dancers and exciting house bands.
Visit OpenTable for a look at these and other Disney restaurants currently accepting bookings! Readers should also remember that you can make Disney dining reservations by calling 407.WDW.DINE or via the My Disney Experience App.
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