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Ring in the New Year at Walt Disney World Resort

If you're making plans to celebrate New Year's Eve at Walt Disney World there are several party options for adults and families. Disney's Contemporary Resort, the Atlantic Dance Hall, Flying Fish, and Mickey's Backyard BBQ are just a few spots where you can ring in 2018.

Three New Restaurants Announced for The Edison Complex at Disney Springs

Three new restaurants, each with a focus on Italian food and beverages, have been announced for Disney Springs. The restaurants will be adjacent to The Edison complex, and all are slated to open sometime this winter.

Disney Food News Round-up: Dates Extended for Highway in the Sky Dine Around, Mickey’s Backyard BBQ New Year’s Eve News, and More

Happy Friday! We're back with another Disney news round-up and this one is all about food! We have details on the Highway in the Sky Dine Around, New Year's Eve celebrations at Mickey's Backyard BBQ, and much more!

Grand Avenue and BaseLine Tap House Opening this Fall at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

A new area, Grand Avenue, is opening this fall at Disney's Hollywood Studios. The area is located in what remains of the Streets of America and is meant to "capture the spirit of present-day Downtown Los Angeles." Grand Avenue will feature vintage office buildings and warehouses that represent the vibrant cultures of the city.

Terralina Crafted Italian Opening this Fall at Disney Springs

Terralina Crafted Italian is set to open this fall in Disney Springs in the former location of Portobello Country Italian Trattoria. The new restaurant will be helmed by James Beard Award-winning Chef Tony Mantuano, who also headed the kitchen at Portobello.

Disney News Round-up: Captain’s Grille Retheming, New Year’s Eve at Disney’s Contemporary, and More

Welcome to today's Disney news round-up! We have a ton of Disney food news to share, including news about the refurbishment of the Captain's Grille at Disney's Yacht Club Resort, three New Year's Eve celebrations at Disney's Contemporary Resort, and much more. Let's dig in!

NEWS: Disney Dining Plan Updates Announced for 2018 and Alcoholic Drinks are Now Included

We have big news today! The 2018 Disney Dining Plan updates were announced this morning and for the first time ever the Dining Plan includes specialty beverages and alcoholic beverages (for guests 21 and older of course).

Disney News Round-up: Menu Changes at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Disney Food News, and More

Happy Friday! We're back with another Disney news round-up just for you! Today we're talking about new menu changes at Disney's Animal Kingdom, additional Disney food news, and some info about Narcoossee's. Let's check it out.

Food Truck Rally Coming to Disney Springs June 2 and 3

If you're going to be in Disney Springs on June 2 and 3 you'll have a chance to check out the Springs Streets Eats Food Truck Rally. This celebration of food trucks will take place in the West Side Neighborhood near Cirque du Soleil.

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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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Citrus Swirl Orange Soda Float From The Sunshine Tree Terrace

Much of the US is deep in the throws of winter, so I thought that means it's the perfect time to spread a little sunshine. There's no better way to do that than with the help of that little orange bird and the Sunshine Tree Terrace. Located in Adventureland in Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom, this quick service window is home to a great snack option called the Citrus Swirl.

Take Away Tips For Meals From Disney Springs

Food to go, it's something we all indulge in wether it be at home or on vacation. Sometimes you just want to head back to where it's comfortable and not have to worry about going out again. When it comes to food to go however, some snacks meals just travel better than others. Over the past several years I've picked up many snacks and meals to go from several Disney Springs restaurants. What you'll find below are my favorite for maintaining fresh flavor even if you're not eating them until hours later.

The Pizza's On Point At Pizza Ponte

Just across the bridge onto The Landing in Disney Springs sits the old Disney Springs Air Terminal, according to story. This massive building is home to three Italian eateries Maria & Enzo's Ristorante, Enzo's Hideaway Tunnel Bar, and the fast-casual pizza joint, Pizza Ponte.

House Of Blues Smokehouse At Disney Springs

On the far end of Disney Springs' West side sits sprawling dining and entertainment complex that is the Orlando House Of Blues. This popular destination offers a wide range of shopping, food, and music opportunities for Disney guests to enjoy. If you're looking for a quick bite and some smokey barbecue is calling your name, you shoul make your way to The Smokehouse.

Grab A Snack In Queue For Na'vi River Journey

Na'vi River Journey is one of headline attractions in Pandora: The World of Avatar at Disney's Animal Kingdom. As a newer attraction (it opened in May 2017) at Walt Disney World this one can often experiences lengthy queues. Travelers off-would shouldn't fear though because Alpha Centauri Expeditions has you covered with a snack stand located right in line.

Contemporary Irish Cuisine At Cookes Of Dublin

Located on the back side of Raglan Road, just across from the bright blue waters of the springs site a charming little quick service with Dublin style fish and chips, burgers, and a rotating selection of meat pies that will keep you coming back for more. If you're looking for a phenomenal meal with the tastes of Irish comfort foods, Cooke's of Dublin is where you want to be.

Make A Meal Of Loaded Fries At Chicken Guy In Disney Springs

Chicken Guy! is a fantastic fast-casual restaurant in Town Center section of Disney Springs. Located along the outer curve of Planet Hollywood, this quick service sensation occupies its own space in the building where Celebrity Chef Guy Fieri. If you're traveling with someone (like my daughter) who makes their diet largely out of chicken strips, this place just may be the Disney dining spot that they have been waiting for.

Baked Macaroni & Cheese At Eight Spoon Cafe

Guest searching for a tasty savory snack at Disney's Animal Kingdom should think about stopping by Eight Spoon Cafe for a dish of rich and creamy Baked Macaroni & Cheese. Eight Spoon Cafe is located on Discovery Island right across the path from the Adventurers Outpost.

5 Adventure Bars You Don't Want To Miss At Walt Disney World

Foodies love to travel the Disney way because there's always something new and wonderful popping up across the property. This is a website for grown-ups though we've been known to imbibe in some fabulous cocktails every now and again. We love a bar that's big on atmosphere and full of unique drinks both with and without alcohol. Read on and take a look at we makes our list of 5 Adventure Bars You Don't Want To Miss at Walt Disney World.

Enjoy Happy Hour At Terralina Crafted Italian

Most of the Disney travelers I know are always looking for new ways to stretch their dining dollars. On my last trip to Walt Disney World I came across one of my new favorite meals values, Happy Hour at Terralina Crafted Italian. Located on the Landing at Disney Springs Terralina Crafted Italian dishes inspired by Italy's Lake District from Executive Chef Justin Plank and James Beard Award winning chef Tony Mantuano.