AK Table Service

Part of a chain of 25+ restaurants sprinkled in malls around the world, Rainforest Cafe blends an immersive environment with a laundry list of a menu. Dine on steaks, pastas, salads, burgers, or one of 50+ other items, all while animatronic gorillas pound their chests, birds sing, and thunder booms from the starry nighttime sky. The food is unlikely to impress, but it’s all serviceable and portions are huge. The restaurant is extremely loud and the atmosphere may startle young children apprehensive about rides like DINOSAUR and Haunted Mansion. Because it’s located at the front of the park, plan to eat when you’re near the entrance/exit.

Food Type: American.

Location: Very front of the Park on the left. There’s actually a restaurant entrance outside the Park and you don’t need theme park admission to dine here.

Outside entrance is located on the left just past bag check.

Inside entrance is located just past Guest Services on the left.

Dining Plan: 1 Table Service

Cost:  Breakfast: $10-$14; Kids: $5 – $7. Lunch/Dinner Appetizers: $7-$19.  Entrée: $13-$26.  Kids: $6 – $7.

Discounts: Does not participate in Tables in Wonderland; 10% Annual Passholder; 10% Disney Vacation Club. Check out Landry’s Select Club benefits here: https://www.landrysselect.com/SelectClubFeatures.aspx. The annual fee is $25, but it includes a $25 credit when you sign up in addition to priority seating, retail discounts, reward points, a $25 credit to use on your birthday month, and more.

Menu:

Breakfast (8:30am – 10am): https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/dining/animal-kingdom/rainforest-cafe-animal-kingdom/menus/

Lunch (10am or 10:15am – 4:45pm): https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/dining/animal-kingdom/rainforest-cafe-animal-kingdom/menus/lunch/

Dinner: (With a close later than 5pm, it seats guests through close): https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/dining/animal-kingdom/rainforest-cafe-animal-kingdom/menus/dinner/

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Food Type: Buffet. Character meal for breakfast and lunch.

Characters: Donald takes pictures with guests but does not meet table-side.

Location: Africa, on the left next to Dawa Bar while walking to Kilimanjaro Safaris

Dining Plan: 1 Table Service

Cost:

Breakfast for seatings from 8am – 10:55am: $26 – $30 for adults and $15 – $17 for children

Lunch for seatings from 11am – 2:45pm: $29 – $32 for adults and $16 – $18 for children

Dinner  for seatings from 3:45pm through 15 minutes before close- no characters: $28 – $33 for adults and $15 – $17 for children

Pricing depends on time of year. Expect to pay on the lower end during less busy times.

Menus:

Breakfast: https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/dining/animal-kingdom/tusker-house-restaurant/menus/breakfast/

Lunch: https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/dining/animal-kingdom/tusker-house-restaurant/menus/lunch/

Dinner: https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/dining/animal-kingdom/tusker-house-restaurant/menus/dinner/

Discounts: 20% Tables in Wonderland

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Food Type: Pan-Asian

Location: Asia, to the left of Kali River Rapids.

Dining Plan: 1 Table Service

Cost: Appetizers: $5-$16. Entrées: $17-$26. Kids: $8 – $10.

Discounts: Does not participate in Tables in Wonderland; 10% Annual Passholder; 10% Disney Vacation Club.

Menu: One menu for lunch and dinner: https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/dining/animal-kingdom/yak-and-yeti-restaurant/menus/

Bar: Just inside the entrance on the right sits a bar area with six stools. Pop in for a drink or a light meal without a reservation.

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