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Restaurant and Dining News

STK Orlando Opens in Disney SpringsSTK Orlando Opens in Disney Springs
May 25, 2016
The ONE Group Hospitality, Inc. ("The ONE Group") is pleased to announce that STK Orlando officially opened its doors today at Disney Springs in Walt Disney World Resort at Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

 

STK Opens May 25STK Opens May 25
May 24, 2016
The new steakhouse STK Orlando is holding its "by invitation only" grand opening celebration tonight, May 24. It officially opens for business on May 25. Watch for a review of this new Disney Springs restaurant on AllEars.Net soon.

 

Three New Food Kiosks Open at Hollywood StudiosThree New Food Kiosks Open at Hollywood Studios
May 20, 2016
Three new food kiosks are open around Echo Lake in Disney's Hollywood Studios. Hollywood Waffles of Fame, Sliders to the Stars, and Bocados del Lago Nachos y Empanadas offer a variety of new options, and will be available through Summer 2016.

 

2016 Opening Dates/Reservations Announced for All 4 Parks!2016 Opening Dates/Reservations Announced for All 4 Parks!
May 20, 2016
Many dates now released for attraction openings, FP+s dates and dining reservations!

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         -- Dining Packages for Jungle Book: Alive with Magic Now Booking!
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         -- Book FastPass+ for Frozen Ever After in Epcot NOW!
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Flying Fish Announces New Chef and Lounge!Flying Fish Announces New Chef and Lounge!
May 16, 2016
Flying Fish has announced its new chef, Tim Majoras! If his name sounds familiar, Chef Tim previously worked at the Flying Fish Cafe. Opening is set for late summer for Flying Fish restaurant at Disney's Boardwalk. Diners will be welcomed to a sophisticated, interior that still pays homage to the golden era of seaside boardwalks. Next door, the new AbracadaBar lounge opens, taking the spot formerly occupied by the candy and ice cream shop.

 

Town Center Phase I Opens at Disney SpringsTown Center Phase I Opens at Disney Springs
May 16, 2016
The first phase of Disney Springs Town Center opened on May 15, 2016. We have full coverage!

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PREVIEW: Sprinkles Menu and Food Photos!PREVIEW: Sprinkles Menu and Food Photos!
May 13, 2016
A media preview was held 5/13/16 to check out the new Sprinkles Cupcake store opening May 15, 2016 at Town Center in Disney Springs. We have the menu and food pics!

 

2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Details!2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Details!
May 13, 2016
The annual Disney culinary tour of flavors from six continents will expand in 2016 with nine extra days of sipping and savoring at the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Sept. 14-Nov. 14, 2016. The 2016 festival, presented by Chase at Walt Disney World Resort, will grow from 53 to 62 delicious days, add a new interactive culinary experience and debut new marketplace tastes from around the world.

 

2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Details2016 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Details
May 13, 2016
The annual Disney culinary tour of flavors from six continents will expand in 2016 with nine extra days of sipping and savoring at the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Sept. 14-Nov. 14, 2016. The 2016 festival, presented by Chase at Walt Disney World Resort, will grow from 53 to 62 delicious days, add a new interactive culinary experience and debut new marketplace tastes from around the world.

 

Boardwalk's Ample Hills Creamery Now OpenBoardwalk's Ample Hills Creamery Now Open
May 13, 2016
Ample Hills Creamery has opened on Disney's BoardWalk, in the space formerly occupied by the ESPN Club's arcade, The Yard. The Brooklyn-based company is known for their creative approach to all things ice cream. This re-imagined take on the turn-of-the-century ice cream parlor is Ample Hills Creamery's first location outside of New York City.

 

REVIEW:  Afternoon Tea at Beach Club's Crescent Solarium REVIEW: Afternoon Tea at Beach Club's Crescent Solarium
May 13, 2016
For many years Walt Disney World has offered a popular afternoon tea at the Grand Floridian Resort. Earlier this year the Disney Parks Blog announced a new tea offering: Afternoon Tea at Crescent Solarium, which would be held for a limited time in the Solarium at the Beach Club Resort. It didn't line up with our February dates, but then a new set of dates for April appeared, and Alert Reader Deb Koma was able to book a reservation for five of us for Sunday, April 17. (Future dates offered are May 5-8, June 16-19, August 11-14, and September 1-5.)

 

Morimoto Asia Street Food ReopensMorimoto Asia Street Food Reopens
May 12, 2016
Morimoto Asia Street Food, which had a brief test run several months ago, is a walk-up window on the patio of the new Pan-Asian restaurant that offers sushi, donburi rice bowls and bao tacos, along with other snacks. The menu also features popping boba tea and an assortment of Asian-influenced beers and beverages.

 

STK Orlando Reservations Now OpenSTK Orlando Reservations Now Open
May 11, 2016
Reservations for STK Orlando are now open, with the new upscale steak restaurant is scheduled to debut at The Landing in Disney Springs on May 25. The restaurant, which will feature dishes like Florida Grouper, Chili Rubbed Rack of Lamb, and Seared Tuna, recently named James O'Donnell as executive chef.

 

Snack Counter at Boardwalk's Screen DoorSnack Counter at Boardwalk's Screen Door
May 05, 2016
I was walking along the BoardWalk last week and stopped in at the Screen Door General Store, just to grab a few seconds of air conditioning before continuining on my walk to the Walt Disney World Dolphin. To my surprise, I was greeted by a long bakery case, filled with cookies, candy apples, fudge and more.

 

Fulton's Crab House Reopens Fall 2016 as PaddlefishFulton's Crab House Reopens Fall 2016 as Paddlefish
May 05, 2016
The steamboat at Disney Springs, formerly known as Fulton's Crab House, gets a bow-to-stern transformation and offers a whole new seafood-centric dining experience, opening in Fall 2016 for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch.

 

Tutto Italia 3-Course Summer LunchTutto Italia 3-Course Summer Lunch
May 05, 2016
Tutto Italia's Special 3 Course Summer Lunch has debuted and is available until August 31. The lunch includes one appetizer, one main course, one dessert and a soft drink (Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, ginger ale, iced tea).

 

Free Dining Announced for Late Summer and FallFree Dining Announced for Late Summer and Fall
April 25, 2016
Walt Disney World announced today that a free dining plan MAY BE available when you purchase a non-discounted 5-night/6-day package that includes a room at a select Disney resort hotel and a ticket with the Park Hopper Option.

 

Walt Disney World Summer 2016 Preview: AllEarsNet TV #49Walt Disney World Summer 2016 Preview: AllEarsNet TV #49
April 24, 2016
Join co-hosts Deb Wills and Deb Koma as they discuss the recent Awaken Summer press event held at Walt Disney World, April 2016. Topics include: Animal Kingdom after dark (Rivers of Light, Tree of Life Awakening, Night-time Safari), Disney Springs, Frozen Ever After in Epcot's Norway, Soarin' Around the World, Adventures by Disney and more.

        Related Links:
         -- Rivers of Light Sneak Peek VIDEO
         -- WDI Interview: Animal Kingdom at Night
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         -- Summer Around Walt Disney World
         -- Disney's Animal Kingdom Extends Hours into Nighttime
         -- New Limited-Engagement Show Celebrates The Jungle Book

 

Three New Food Kiosks Coming to Disney SpringsThree New Food Kiosks Coming to Disney Springs
April 21, 2016
Three new Disney food kiosks are slated to open in Disney Springs this summer: Aristocrepes, with sweet and savory crepes; The Daily Poutine, which will have variations on the French-Canadian specialty of fries, gravy and cheese, along with four different toppings, and B.B. Wolf's Sausage Co. featuring artisan sausages.

 

Amorette's Patisserie Set to Open May 15Amorette's Patisserie Set to Open May 15
April 15, 2016
Amorette's Patisserie, in the new Town Center area of Disney Springs, is set to open this May 15. Classic and contemporary cakes and pastries are the stars in this high-end pastry shop where guests can watch pastry chefs decorate signature cakes in the on-stage finishing kitchen. Even the beautiful boutique-style packaging, inspired by old-fashioned hatboxes, lends to the sophisticated feel of the location.

 



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