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[23 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Celebration at the Top’ Announced for California Grill at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

A new nighttime dining event is coming to California Grill at Disney’s Contemporary Resort.
The Celebration at the Top debuts February 26 and gives guests a chance to enjoy appetizers, drinks, and the fireworks from the Magic Kingdom.
Guests at the Celebration at the Top will enjoy canapes, sushi, flatbreads, and other small plates in addition to a complimentary bar serving craft beers, wines, cordials, and coffee.
When the time comes for the fireworks guests will be taken to a private observation deck to view the Magic Kingdom’s fireworks. After the show desserts …

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[7 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]
Make Your Plans for New Year’s Eve at Walt Disney World

The holiday season is quickly approaching and now is a great time to make your New Year’s Eve plans at the Walt Disney World Resort.
Several resorts are offering special New Year’s Eve dining events in addition to special events at some of the Disney World theme parks.
California Grill at Disney’s Contemporary Resort has a New Year’s Eve dine-around gala event with cooking stations, Disney characters, and even an appearance by Baby New Year. This dinner takes place at 7:30 p.m. on December 31 and is $650 per person.
At Victoria & …

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[20 Dec 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News – Metal Detectors Installed at Theme Parks, Skipper Canteen Opens, and More

It’s been another busy week of news at the Walt Disney World Resort! Let’s dive right in to see what made headlines last week.
Perhaps the biggest news story all week was the seemingly-overnight installation of metal detectors at all four of the Disney World theme parks. Guests will be selected at random to go through the metal detectors.
Disney World has also announced it is discontinuing the sale of toy guns and the parks are implementing a ban on costumes for all guests over the age of 14.
In happier news the …

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[16 Dec 2015 | No Comment | ]
California Grill at Disney’s Contemporary Resort to Serve Sunday Brunch Beginning February 7

California Grill – the signature restaurant at Disney’s Contemporary Resort – is set to begin a Sunday Brunch service on February 7.
The ‘Brunch at the Top’ will be the first time a daytime meal has been offered at California Grill.
Guests at the Sunday brunch will enjoy house made pastries and breads including a Caramel Apple Monkey Bread, Cranberry Pecan Scones, and more. Beverages include cocktails and mocktails and a Bloody Mary Bar.
Diners will have a chance to interact with the culinary staff at the counter of the on-stage kitchen during …

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[7 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea Company Introduces Disney-Inspired Flavors

If you have ever wished your cup of morning coffee came from your favorite Disney Resort, Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea Company has a solution.
The Tampa, Florida based company has introduced nine new coffees as the Disney Parks and Resorts Specialty Coffee Collection.
This collection is a collaboration between Joffrey’s head roastmaster and some of Disney’s top chefs.
The 100 percent Specialty Grade Arabica coffee collection includes coffees inspired by: Tusker House Restaurant at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, The Hollywood Brown Derby at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, The Wave…of American Flavors and the California Grill …

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[10 Feb 2014 | No Comment | ]
Valentine’s Day is a Magical Holiday at the Walt Disney World Resort

While Walt Disney World is a magical place on any given day, for couples on Valentine’s Day it can be extra magical.
Between the four theme parks, 26 resorts, and other locations such as Downtown Disney, there are so many choices for celebrating the most romantic day of the year.
The new Senses – A Disney Spa at Disney’s Grand Floridian and Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort feature “couples rooms” where guests can indulge in specialized spa treatments. If adventure is what you crave, couples can book a parasailing flight over Bay Lake, …

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[9 Sep 2013 | Comments Off on Get a Sneak Peek at the Re-imagined California Grill at Disney's Contemporary Resort | ]
Get a Sneak Peek at the Re-imagined California Grill at Disney's Contemporary Resort

The California Grill at Disney’s Contemporary Resort has been closed for renovation since early this year, but Disney offered a preview of the re-imagined restaurant at a media event last week.
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[4 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World’s California Grill to Close Temporarily for Renovations

In May, we mentioned rumors that Walt Disney World’s California Grill may be closing temporarily for renovations and menu updates. Now, our friends at the Disney Food Blog have confirmed these rumors – the restaurant at Disney’s Contemporary Resort will be closed temporarily for the first half of 2013.
California Grill will close January 6, 2013 and reopen late summer that same year. The menu will undergo some changes, but the restaurant plans to keep the focus on fresh ingredients and a seasonal menu featuring top-of-the-line sushi.
Other renovations will include tweaking …

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[5 May 2012 | One Comment | ]
Several Disney Restaurants Closing for Renovations

Our good friends at Disney Food Blog clued us in to some restaurant closures happening at Disney Parks this year and next. While a couple of these are merely rumors, there are several restaurants on Disney property that will be closing for renovations.
In Epcot’s France pavilion, the signature restaurant Bistro de Paris will be closing for renovations July 1 and opening again towards the end of September. All Advance Dining Reservations during this time period will be moved to Chefs de France. At Disney’s Beach Club Resort, Cape May Cafe …

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[2 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney Drops Plans for ‘Health and Wellness’ Suites at Contemporary Resort

In late April, we told you about plans to bring new “Health and Wellness” suites to Disney’s Contemporary Resort. Initially, the suites were slated to open last month but sources say that Disney has dropped their plans to incorporate these themed suites into the hotel.
Originally touted to include such luxurious amenities as rainwater showers, in-room massage tables and the like, these rooms have been scrapped in favor of a renovation that is more in line with other Disney deluxe hotels.
While an official statement regarding the reason for scrapping the original …