One of the best desserts in all of Walt Disney World is the Kilauea Torte found in one of our favorite restaurants, Kona Cafe in in Polynesian Resort. Make sure you leave room for this chocolatey (is that even a word?) specialty which will make you want to come back to Kona every trip. We sure do! [click to continue…]



Chef Mickey's

Starting 10/26/2011, Disney Dinner Reservations at Chef Mickey's at Disney's Contemporary Resort (and other select restaurants in Walt Disney World) will require a credit card to hold reservations. (Image © Disney)

If you’re planning a trip to Walt Disney world or are there now and your looking to make Disney dinner reservations, you are not alone. Next to making the arrangements for your flights and hotel stay, the next most important thing you need to do to make your vacation successful is making dinner reservations at the best restaurants you can find available. So how do you make Disney dinner reservations without making it a frustrating experience? Let me tell you how. [click to continue…]


Deep into the pathways of Frontierland there is a treat that is taking Mickey Mouse fans and Disney food connoisseurs by storm. Not simply because it’s a tasty treat but because it’s a cool new version of the soft pretzel that only Disney could come up with. Yes, you guessed it…..one of the hottest Disney treats is in fact the Mickey Pretzel!

Mickey Pretzel

Probably the coolest thing to ever happen to the soft pretzel! Say hello to the now famous Mickey Pretzel! ©Disney

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Walt Disney World announced that starting today when you book a 4-night/5-day room and ticket package for arrival between October 2011 and March 2012, you will receive the Disney Dining Plan for Free! You must book your stay by October 29, 2011 to receive the special free dining deal.

The way this works is that in order to receive the Disney Quick Service Dining Plan you need to book your stay at a Disney Value Resort. In order to receive the normal Disney Dining Plan (which includes the sit down meal) you need to book your stay at a Disney Moderate, Disney Deluxe or Disney Villa Resort. [click to continue…]


Earl of Sandwich is Coming to New York City!

July 22, 2011

I often wish I lived near Walt Disney World so that I could enjoy the foods and restaurants that I’ve come to love. Sometimes there’s nothing worse than being up here in Pennsylvania and having your wife ask you what do you want to do for dinner and you uncontrollably blurt out “Chef Mickey’s!” or […]

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Disney Theme Park Snack and Play Set – A Great Way to Bring Home Disney Food (kind of!)

July 7, 2011

Every time we visit Walt Disney World we find something new and interesting in their shops and this past trip in June was definitely no different.  The coolest food related souvenir had to be the new ‘Disney Theme Park Snack and Play’ set for kids that includes miniature play versions of some of Disney’s favorite […]

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Free Dining Is Back! Walt Disney World Offers Free Dining Plan in 2011!

March 2, 2011

For those patient enough to wait to make plans for your next trip to Walt Disney World, it appears you will be rewarded with FREE FOOD! Back by popular demand is the Free Disney Dining Plan for Spring and Summer 2011 that everyone has been waiting for.  Note that the Free Dining Plan is for […]

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Disney World Dining iPhone App is a Hit!

February 24, 2011

For those of you who own an iPhone or iPad and are big Disney World fans, the new application called “WDW DINING” is something you should have. I recently downloaded this handy little Disney iPhone app and to be honest I didn’t have high expectations as I didn’t think it could have all of the […]

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2011 Disney Dining Plan

November 23, 2010

2011 is right around the corner and many of you have already started making your vacation reservations for next year so it’s time to talk about the latest changes in the Disney Dining Plan.  There are a few changes in next years plan. Some good, some not so good (including an increase in price.) Here’s […]

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Magic Your Way Packages that Include a Disney Dining Plan Provide Savings on Dining

August 28, 2009

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. Guests who prefer to include dining in their vacation packages can choose a Walt Disney World Magic Your Way vacation package which includes a Disney dining plan which can save on dining. Three vacation packages are available that include a Disney dining plan, Disney resort hotel accommodations and Magic Your Way […]

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