Walt Disney World® Resort & Lake Buena Vista Area Restaurants & Entertainment

You never have to worry about going hungry when you visit Walt Disney World® Resort or the surrounding Lake Buena Vista area in Orlando. In addition to scores of fun, themed restaurants and quick-service kiosks for every budget at Disney’s theme parks and water parks, Lake Buena Vista is home to countless additional options — including those at Disney Springs®, Walt Disney World’s walkable, open-air dining, shopping and entertainment district.

Learn more: Disney Springs

Disney Springs also features Orlando’s highest concentration of celebrity chefs, including José Andrés’ JALEO, Masaharu Morimoto’s Morimoto AsiaWolfgang Puck Bar & Grill, Rick Bayless’ Frontera Cocina, and Guy Fieri’s Chicken Guy! and menu items at Planet Hollywood, among others. And that’s on top of incredible themed restaurants and nightspots, such as The EdisonPaddlefish RestaurantJock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar and more.

Learn more: Character Dining at Walt Disney World Resort

Many nearby hotels also offer superb dining. Top choices include Bull & Bear® at Waldorf Astoria® Orlando, deep blu Seafood Grille at Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek, Il Mulino New York Trattoria at Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, La Luce® at Signia by Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek, The Venetian Chop House at Caribe Royale Orlando, and others.

Speaking of the surrounding area, Promenade at Sunset Walk offers more great dining and entertainment under open skies, including Lizzie’s Memphis Style Barbecue, The Wharf at Sunset Walk and more. It’s minutes from Walt Disney World and adjacent to Margaritaville Resort Orlando. Also close to Disney? Florida’s only — and the world’s largest free-standing — White Castle!

Many of these restaurants also offer open-air dining under beautiful skies, as well as takeout and delivery service, giving you more ways to enjoy unforgettable dining in Orlando!

Please note: Depending on the timing of your visit, some experiences may be temporarily modified. Learn more about healthy travel in Orlando, and check with your favorite venues for their current status.