Guide to Disney Cruise Line Dining

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When you sail on a Disney cruise, there is a lot to see and do during your vacation. One of the highlights will definitely be the food! This is your complete guide to dining on Disney Cruise Line.

What is Included?

There are several different dining options to choose from when you sail with Disney Cruise Line. Many of these options are included with your cruise fare. You have choices for each meal, whether you want something quick or a full breakfast. There are three different sit-down dinner options that you will get to enjoy as a part of your rotational dining schedule.

Room service is also available 24 hours a day. Are you craving Mickey bars at midnight? Maybe you would prefer a cheese platter to go with your wine? On a Disney cruise, that won’t be a problem!

Rotational Dining

You may be wondering – what is rotational dining? There are three main dining rooms onboard a Disney cruise ship. Each night, guests rotate between these dining rooms. Your servers rotate with you, which means that you have the same serving team each night. This is a great feature because this allows the wait staff to get to know you and your preferences. It feels like a very personalized experience!

There are also two options for your dinner time – main dining and late dining. Typically, the main dining option is around 5:30 pm while the late dining in around 8:00 pm. You choose your dining time when you book your cruise, based on availability. If your preferred time is not available, you can request to be added to a waitlist. Families with young children often choose the earlier mealtime while adults or families with older children may opt for the later meal. You do not need to make reservations for any of the main dining rooms.

Dining Options

While there are some similarities in the dining options between the cruise ships in the Disney Cruise Line fleet, there are also some differences. Here, we detail the choices that are available on board each ship.

Main Dining

Animator’s Palate

Ship: Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy, Disney Magic, Disney Wonder

Step into this restaurant to watch animation come to life as you feast on a spread featuring flavors from the Pacific Islands, Asia, and California.

Enchanted Garden

Ship: Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy

Inspired by the gardens of Versailles, this restaurant has a seasonal menu with choices featuring fresh ingredients. Guests will have a reserved table for dinner but breakfast and lunch are open seating.

Lumiere’s

Ship: Disney Magic

Inspired by Beauty and the Beast, this restaurant proudly presents your breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Your table will be reserved for dinner but it is open seating for breakfast and lunch. The menu includes a variety of choices, with American and French fare.

Rapunzel’s Royal Table

Ship: Disney Magic

As you step inside this royal ballroom, Rapunzel’s birthday celebration begins! Lanterns light your way as you head to your table to enjoy a meal filled with music, fun, and of course, plenty of delicious food! The menu includes plenty of tasty choices, from appetizers to desserts.

Royal Court

Ship: Disney Fantasy

Enjoy a feast fit for royalty at this restaurant serving a delectable menu of American and French cuisine. This restaurant offers open seating for breakfast and lunch, while dinner has reserved tables as part of your rotational dining.

Royal Palace

Ship: Disney Dream

Dine like royalty on a mouthwatering menu with French and American cuisine. Dinner features 4 courses including your choice of succulent desserts. Breakfast and lunch are open seating, while dinner is reserved, depending on your rotational dining schedule.

Tiana’s Place

Ship: Disney Wonder

Head down to the bayou when you enter this restaurant inspired by The Princess and the Frog. Enjoy live jazz music and a show with your favorite characters as you feast from a Louisiana-inspired menu. This is one of the Main Dining restaurants within your rotational dining schedule.

Triton’s

Ship: Disney Wonder

Head under the sea at this restaurant inspired by Ariel’s father. Choose from a dinner menu that is the perfect blend of American and French fare in this elegant restaurant. This restaurant has reserved seating for dinner, as a part of your rotational dining. It has open seating for breakfast and lunch.

 

More Choices

Cabanas

Ship: Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy, Disney Magic, Disney Wonder

It feels as though you are strolling along the boardwalk at this restaurant featuring made-to-order specialties with many different food stations. There is open seating for breakfast and lunch. For dinner, you may opt to come here in place of your Main Dining restaurant to enjoy signature dishes as part of your 4-course meal with ocean views.

Duck-In Diner

Ship: Disney Magic

Stop at this quick-service spot for a variety of choices including Middle Eastern-inspired shawarma and American fare including hot dogs and hamburgers.

Eye Scream Treats

Ship: Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy, Disney Magic, Disney Wonder

Flo’s Café

Ship: Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy

Choose from three different stations featuring burgers, pizza, and more at this outdoor dining spot located near the pool area.

Frozone Treats

Ship: Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy, Disney Magic, Disney Wonder

Head to this poolside spot to enjoy refreshing fruit smoothies at any time of the day. These are available for an extra fee.

Pete’s Boiler Bites

Ship: Disney Wonder

Grab a bite at this outdoor dining spot featuring burgers, hot dogs, and other snacks.

Pinocchio’s Pizzeria

Ship: Disney Magic, Disney Wonder

Grab a slice of pizza from this outdoor eatery located near Goofy’s Pool.

 

Adult-Exclusive Experiences

 

Palo: This restaurant is available on all four ships that are currently available through Disney Cruise Line. The menu features Italian décor and cuisine with stunning views of the ocean while you dine. There is an additional fee for this restaurant and reservations are required. There is also a strict dress code.

Remy: This restaurant is available on the Disney Dream and the Disney Fantasy. Guests may choose from one of four dining experiences. Each one features French cuisine in an elegant setting, with a beautiful view. There is an additional fee for all meals here.  Reservations are required and there is a strict dress code.

One thing is for sure! When you are on a Disney cruise, you will not go hungry! There are so many delicious choices for everyone in your travel party! Is anyone else ready to sail away?

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