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1200 Epcot Resorts Blvd, WDW Swan Hotel, Orlando, FL 32830-8429
+1 407-934-1613
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were excited to take our 3 years old son and 5 years old daughter to dine with their favorite characters! The ambiance was absolutely amazing. The food was delicious you can feel like you are eating in a fine dining restaurant without you paying the fine dining prices. Our server Joseph was outstanding he kept checking... More 

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Thank Sandra S
Sao Paulo, SP
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183 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015

First of all, I just wanted to say that the Swan Hotel, where the Garden Grove is located, is charming as hell! Specially if you go there by boat, it makes the whole experience even more special! I went here to have breakfast and was really happy with it! The staples are here: pancakes, bacon and etc! Also, a nice... More 

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1 Thank Gabriel0712
Ottawa, Canada
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 November 2015

We had dinner at the Garden Grove restaurant on our last evening at Disney and it was fabulous! Our grandson loved meeting Chip and Dale,and Mickey! Great to see the different climates and be able to explain them to him. Wonderful food!

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Thank Thomas U
Tampa, Florida
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Visited the Garden Grove restaurant on Saturday, November 21. 11 persons in our party we were seated fairly quickly. The waiter and service was excellent. I would rate the food pretty good with plenty of a selection including snowcrab legs grilled salmon prime rib lobster and shrimp. The buffet was seafood that is served Friday or Saturday evening and the... More 

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1 Thank Alexander Z
Oldsmar, Florida
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2015

This is the main restaurant at the Swan, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. The very Disney decor features a big tree in the middle of the restaurant with hanging lanterns. The big draw is the Weekend Disney Character Buffet. (Adults $24.99 Children 3 - 9 $15.99, includes Starbucks coffee and Orange Juice) Present on a Sunday morning were Chip &... More 

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1 Thank directorfantasies
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

We visited this buffet restaurant at the Disney World Swan resort on our recent trip to Disney World We went on the weekend when the restaurant had their seafood buffet. I must say how very very very disappointed we were in both the atmosphere and the food. The "buffet" was very scarce with crab legs, mussels shrimp and some soups... More 

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1 Thank Helen M
Morristown, New Jersey
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209 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2015

There are no appetizers on the dinner menu and only 4 choices for entrees. They do have a salad bar that has limited options. The soup bar had two options and the Clam Chowder that was offered was excellent. They did have fresh breads with several spread options. I ordered the Prime Rib for dinner and it was okay. Another... More 

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1 Thank MaloneBT
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2015

I was really excited about this restaurant, but was a bit disappointed. The food was good, but the choices were limited and only having soup and salad as appetizer course was just too restrictive. The salad bar was EXTREMELY limited in choice. They need to talk to someone about this. Seems way overpriced for what you get.

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Thank Shelly B
Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

We have been returning to the Garden Grove for breakfast for the past 4 years. Every year we request to be seated with server, Marcy S. She is exceptional and makes us feel like a part of the family. It's like coming to visit an old friend every time we dine there.

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2 Thank Barbara S
Calgary, Canada
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358 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Had a nice lunch here with a friend. We had two sandwiches (I the Rueben, he the Philly), with fries. The food was very good and we enjoyed the meal. Service was a little slow but not a bad place to meet someone for a lunch meeting. Can't comment on breakfast or dinner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
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: +1 407-934-1613
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?