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How can I make a reservation at a Walt Disney World restaurant?

Reservations are available, and strongly recommended, at many of the Walt Disney World Resort restaurants. Reservations can be arranged by calling, after 12pm, 0800 16 90 748 from the UK or (407) 939-3463 from Orlando. If you are under 18 years of age, you must have your parent or guardian's permission to dial this number.

You can make dining reservations 180 days prior to your arrival and 48 hours after you have made your booking.

It is recommended that you arrive at the dining location five minutes prior to your seating time. Your party will be seated at the next available table that is able to accommodate your party size.

When booking a reservation guests will be required to provide a credit card to hold a reservation and will be charged $10 per person if the cancellation isn’t made at least the day in advance. Please see the next FAQ for details on cancellation charges.


What if I need to cancel my Walt Disney World Resort restaurant reservations?

To cancel your reservation, visit http://disneyworld.disney.go.com/reservations/dining/ to refer to each restaurant or call 0800 16 90 748 from the UK or (407) 939-3463 from Orlando.
All table service locations at Walt Disney World resort (including operating participants) will charge a cancellation fee of $10 per person if the cancellation isn’t made at least one day in advance.

Pre-paid locations will continue to retain the full, pre-paid amount if Guests are unable to honor the reservation and are unable to cancel the reservation one day in advance. Special dining events and packages such as Fantasmic! packages, New Year’s Eve dinners, Victoria & Albert’s reservations may have different cancellation requirements.


When is the latest I can cancel my reservation without being charged a fee?

Guests can cancel up to 11:59 p.m. the day prior to their reservation without being charged.


What do the Disney Dining Plans Include?

There are 3 Disney Dining plans available for 2018, so you can pick the best option to suit your needs. Choose from up to 100 dining venues across the whole Walt Disney World Resort — from fine dining to meals with Mickey; there’s something for everyone!

Disney Quick Service Dining Plan:

Per person per night stay includes:
• 2 Self Service meals
• 1 non-alcoholic/alcoholic drink per meal‡
• 2 selected Snacks
• 1 Refillable Resort Mug per stay
(Unlimited refills of fountain soda, coffee and tea at your Disney Resort Hotel).

Disney Dining Plan:

Per person per night stay includes:
• 1 Self Service meal
• 1 Waiter Service meal
• 1 non-alcoholic/alcoholic drink per meal‡
• 2 selected Snacks
• 1 Refillable Resort Mug per stay
(Unlimited refills of fountain soda, coffee and tea at your Disney Resort Hotel).

Disney Deluxe Dining Plan:

Per person per night stay includes:
• 3 Self Service or Waiter Service meals
• 1 non-alcoholic/alcoholic drink per meal‡
• 2 selected Snacks
• 1 Refillable Resort Mug per stay
(Unlimited refills of fountain soda, coffee and tea at your Disney Resort Hotel).

‡ Guests must be aged 21 or over and present valid ID to be served alcoholic beverages, and such beverages may only be redeemed with Self Service or Waiter Service meal entitlements. One beverage per meal.


Can my special dietary request be accommodated at restaurants at the Walt Disney World Resort?

Special dietary request-including food allergies, food intolerances and medically restricted diets-can often be accommodated at most table-service restaurants. Guests should contact SpecialDiets@DisneyWorld.com at least 48 hours prior to arrival or soon after booking their dining arrangements. Dining arrangements can be made by calling 0014079397887 . If you are under 18 years of age, you must have your parent or guardian's permission to dial this number.


Will I be able to find kosher products at Walt Disney World Resort?

Kosher dietary needs can be accommodated at most table-service restaurants. Request kosher meals 24 hours in advance at (407) 939-3463. Guests under age 18 must have parent or guardian permission to call. Kosher food products are available at select merchandise locations throughout Walt Disney World Resort.


Can food be brought into Walt Disney World Resort hotels and Theme Parks?

Guests are allowed to bring food items-such as snacks or foods that do not require heating-into any Walt Disney World Resort hotel. If you have food items that need to be refrigerated, please ask the front desk at your hotel to have a refrigerator placed in your room. Refrigerator may require an additional charge. Guests are allowed to bring food items-such as snacks or foods that do not require heating-into any Walt Disney World Theme Park. Inform a Security Cast Member of any food items when you enter the Theme Park.


Will there be any issues with bringing epi-pens, antihistamines and asthma medications into the parks?

No. If questioned, simply inform the security Cast Member checking the bags that you or someone in your party has a medical reason for those stated above and they will allow you to bring in medically necessary items.


Are organic products available?

Organic products that meet the USDAs food standards are not widely available at Walt Disney world resort. We are always trying to improve upon our existing product line of traditional and organic food offerings. Our food procurement standards include a vendor approval process that is designed to consistently acquire high quality products. Please refer to particular restaurants through http://disneyworld.disney.go.com/reservations/dining/ or contact (407) 939-3463.


Can products from home be prepared by Disney chefs?

No. State Law prohibits our Culinary cast members from preparing, cooking or reheating any foods brought in by our guests. We will not be able to heat or reheat any food item that is not prepared by our cast members.


Can nutritional information be provided for menu items?

We are not able to provide you with accurate or reliable nutritional information. However, we are happy to attempt to work within your dietary requests and may suggest some menu alternatives that may satisfy your requests. We try to provide all our guests with an excellent experience by offering a wide array of dining locations, experiences and menu options. We hope that among all those selections you will find food items that meet your requests. For more information please contact our specialists (407) 939-3463.


How can I find out about the different restaurants at the Walt Disney world resort?

Learn more about the variety of restaurants by location, cuisine and dining experience type.

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I already booked a Disney dining plan for my 2018 visit. Will my price increase with the new 2018 plans?

Existing reservations remain in place and locked at the rate they were at the time of booking.