It is important to keep in mind that Disney offers an array of Romantic and Magical restaurants and experiences on Walt Disney World property, we have only listed a few of our favorites below.
Be sure not to forget while making your reservations to note that you are celebrating a special occasion and Disney will be sure to make your night extra magical!
Romantic Resort Dining
Grand Floridian Resort:
Victoria & Albert’s
If it’s fine dining you’re in search for then Victoria & Albert’s takes the cake with its recent win of AAA Five Diamond Award for 15 consecutive years. Located in Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort, Victoria & Albert’s welcomes you to enjoy soft melodies from the harpist, complementing the fresh flowers, warm candlelight and handsome tableware in the romantic dining room.
Disney’s Contemporary Resort:
Experience the flavors of the Pacific Coast at this award-winning restaurant. Located in Disney’s Contemporary Resort, the California Grill invites you to savor the finest in Californian cooking, as you take in the sights of Seven Seas Lagoon and Magic Kingdom park and the California Grill offers one of the best fireworks dining experiences at Walt Disney World Resort! If you cannot find reservations during the fireworks then bring your receipt to the check-in desk on the 2nd floor for reentry to California Grill to enjoy the show either from California Grill Lounge or the outside observation deck after dinner.
Disney’s Yacht Club Resort:
Located within Disney’s Yacht Club Resort the Yachtsman Steakhouse offers ‘A Slice of New England’ and boasts what may just be the best steak on Disney property. This restaurant offers a romantic setting and quality cuisine. But be sure to save room for the signature Yachtsman Sundae or the crème brûlée, served with rolled chocolate and fresh berries before you take a romantic after-dinner stroll. Disney’s Boardwalk and the Yachtsman Steakhouse is only a short stroll away the Epcot World-Showcase and a breezy boat ride from Disney’s Hollywood Studios making the journey almost as fun as the destination.
Romantic Dining at Disney Parks
(Valid Park Admission is Required)
Make it an evening to remember at Monsieur Paul, located in the French Pavilion of the World Showcase in Epcot experience a gourmet masterpiece and elegant surroundings of French culture and flavors shared by renowned chef Paul Bocuse. Here you can discover a focused wine list, inventive twists on French traditional dining and an idea location to celebrate that special occasion. Request a window-side table if available for an additionally magical touch. Bon Appétit!
Tutto Italia Ristorante
Delight in Old World ambiance as you relish in the rich, authentic Italian flavors of Tutto Italia Ristorante, request a seat outside on the patio or in the airy dining room amid murals of ancient Rome and sparkling chandeliers at this Romantic Italian restaurant located in the Italy Pavilion in Epcot’s World Showcase. Enjoy dishes from an inspiring menu designed by award-winning chef and California restauranteur Joachim Splichal. Be sure to save room for dessert and try a decadent dolci as gelato, chocolate cake and crispy cannoli to complete your delectable dining experience.
The Hollywood Brown Derby
Located on Hollywood Boulevard inside Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The Hollywood Brown Derby invites you to step into the Golden Age of Hollywood at this warm, wood-paneled restaurant serving contemporary American cuisine. Dine in an authentic replica of the famous Brown Derby, a Tinseltown landmark steeped in glamour and glitz. Experience delectable specialties such as herb-roasted rack of lamb, scotch maple-glazed Lock Duart salmon over beluga lentils and the famous Brown Derby Cobb salad but don’t forget to save room for dessert as this restaurant boasts the Hollywood Brown Derby Dessert Trio, crème brûlée and the famous Grapefruit Cake! Cocktails are poured tableside in addition to Old and New World wines from Italy, France, California, Australia and more.
Be Our Guest (Dinner)
During your visit to the Magic Kingdom Park, step inside the Beast’s enchanted castle for delightful French-inspired fare at Be Our Guest. Request a quiet table in the Ballroom for your romantic dinner for two for a little extra magic. Take in the magnificent detail featuring floor-to-ceiling arched windows overlooking the french countryside, snowy details on the balcony windows, graceful Gothic arches and intricate mosaics truly immersing Guests in the heartwarming tale of Beauty and the Beast. Begin your fairytale feast with a charcuterie plate, mussels steamed in white wine, French onion soup or a champagne vinaigrette salad and be sure to save room for dessert as this restaurant offers a decedent dessert like the Triple Chocolate Cupcake with Chocolate Mousse Filling, and Chocolate Ganache or a Lemon-Rasberry, or Tropical Fruit Cream Puff.
For a more quaint and casual Romantic experience, skip straight to dessert and make your evening extra sweet with the Tomorrowland Terrace Fireworks Dessert Party. Be sure to arrive in time for this VIP event, offering you a stunning view of Cinderella’s Castle as you savor a bountiful array of tempting treats during the Nighttime Fireworks Spectacular ‘Wishes’ while Fireworks sparkle and fill the skies over the Magic Kingdom and Cinderella’s Castle.
Please note: Wishes Nighttime Spectacular may be changed or canceled without prior notice.
Animal Kingdom Theme Park:
Yak & Yeti
Yak & Yeti is located in ‘Asia’ at the base of Expedition Everest in the Animal Kingdom Theme Park. The food here is considered to be the best Asian food on property and this restaurant this currently one of the few places in Animal Kingdom to enjoy a non-character Table-Service Meal. Offering pan-Asian feast in this beautiful Nepalese-style restaurant. Enjoy sweet-and-sour chicken, tempura-battered shrimp, pork pot stickers and Kobe beef burgers and Be sure to save room for such sumptuous desserts as chocolate cake, mango pie or fried wontons served with fresh pineapple and ice cream. Request a table on the second floor for a little quieter and Romantic setting.
- What Happens to my Reservation if Disney Prices Increase? - January 8, 2020
- Are There any Buffet Character Dining Experiences at Disney World? - December 30, 2019
- When is the best time to book my flights? - June 18, 2019