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The Garden Grove

1200 Epcot Resorts Blvd, WDW Swan Hotel, Orlando, FL 32830-8429
+1 407-934-1609
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1200 Epcot Resorts Blvd, WDW Swan Hotel, Orlando, FL 32830-8429
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed our time at the Garden Grove. The seafood buffet was excellent with amazing crab legs and you even were served a lobster. They had Goofy and Pluto as the characters. They were always roaming around. The dining room surrounds a very large tree...More

Thank Brianm99
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you choose off the Menu you go over the price of the Breakfast Buffet they want you to buy. So you get the Buffet and over eat to get your monies worth (lol) the Ala Cart is way over price so you eat the...More

1  Thank Shadow2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here while staying at the dolphin and we had free breakfast vouchers. The experience was awful, the buffet was small with very few offerings. It was kind of odd, for instance if you wanted a bagel you had to get it off the...More

1  Thank DaisyDot24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It wasn’t planned, but the night we ended up going to dinner here was their seafood night. I am not a huge seafood fan, but my husband is and boy was he happy!!! There was plenty of other things for me to eat from the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Characters: We met Goofy and Pluto who spent a very long time ensuring they connected with every person at every table. They were great. Dinner: It's not really a buffet. It's a very short dinner menu coupled with a salad, soup, dessert bar. Food was...More

1  Thank Samco1969
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We enjoyed the buffet breakfast. I think the sister restaurant (Fresh Meditarranean) gives you better quality, but staff were pleasant, and the food was very good. We enjoyed the smoothies. There were three to choose from-mango, strawberry, and a kale smoothie. Would have preferred the...More

Thank Traveller2789
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This restaurant boast on its seafood buffet however the seafood /lobster and roast beef were overcooked , the fried shrimps were greasy, the buffet food/vegetables were warm (mashed potatoes , chicken soup, string beans, peel shrimp, roast chicken, roast beef you name it . the...More

1  Thank Anthony W
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Great food, never a bad meal. We had dinner and breakfast here. Characters always seemed to be here, not sure if we were just lucky or not. Great place.

Thank TripCat1021
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We ate at The Garden Grove on Saturday Sept 2 for the seafood buffet dinner. It was they first time eating here and I want to try something other than Cape May at the Beach Club. The food selection was varied, including chicken, baked fish,...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We didn't really expect much as we were there for the characters. A pleasant surprise. The seafood buffet is expensive but for what you get it's worth it. You should go hungry as there is an enormous amount of food. Lobster tails, crab legs, dish,...More

Thank hellojudi
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Korey S
17 July 2017|
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Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
Not particularly... its a good buffet on standard nights but the extra cost for the seafood buffet doesn't seem worth it. Since they didn't correct our issue, we won't be going back. It's a shame because we used to go... More
21 May 2017|
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Response from Shafiq S | Reviewed this property |
30 April 2017|
Response from Shafiq S | Reviewed this property |
The prices range from $20.00 to $25.00 per person. And the food are different in a buffet hot meal, dessert, and different salad, and fruit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Epcot Resorts Blvd, WDW Swan Hotel, Orlando, FL 32830-8429
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-934-1609
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World
The SWAN and DOLPHIN resorts are not Disney properties, but are in DisneyWorld. Both have excellent restaurants and are included in the Disney transportation routes.
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