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Rainforest Cafe

1800 E Buena Vista Dr, Disney World, Orlando, FL 32830
+1 407-827-8500
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (136 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1800 E Buena Vista Dr, Disney World, Orlando, FL 32830
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1 - 10 of 4,507 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As previously noted- service is slow but worth the wait. Reasonably priced for large portions. Great atmosphere and entertaining surroundings. This was our last meal before the Airport. Give it a try you will enjoy.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed yesterday

We visited Rain Forest Café twice at Disney´s Animal Kingdom. The Food was excellent on both occasions but the theming and ambiance is what makes this restaurant one of our favourites. The only criticism is the waiting in line with a reservation, even having checked...More

Thank chameleoncanarias
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I know that a busy restaurant has its problems, but the Rainforest Cafe disappointed me. At the entrance we asked for a table for four and the host told us there would be a 45 minutes wait. No problem, as we could spend some time...More

Thank Luis_Vieira
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had been here almost 20 years ago and had fond memories. It was nice to bring my family back here after all those years and this place did not disappoint! My 18 month old niece loved all the sights and sounds. My mother in...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited the Rainforest Café many times and each time has been really good at this location. Reservations in advance is a great time saver especially in the afternoon as it can be crowded most of the time. The service was excellent, the food was prepared...More

Thank lec0257
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great service, food was amazing. On time well cooked.... but a little downer at check out for a party of 4 which is two adults two children 150.00 too much. For what we ate. But other then that had amazing time. And good quality of...More

Thank couponsmamaof3
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We always choose the Rainforest Cafe while vacationing in Orlando. While we love the restaurant theme and lots of great memories of past vacations, we weren't wowed by our food this visit. Service was excellent, but our meal was just mediocore. However with the always...More

Thank love2bncharleston
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We brought our kids here at their request to celebrate their high school graduation while in Florida to get on a cruise. The food and service did not disappoint. Our server Vic was superb to say the least. He made our dining experience a memorable...More

Thank BuckeyeGDO
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The same fun themed rainforest restaurant, amazing atmosphere food is ok but wildly overpriced(pun intended) and our server was extremely slow and we would never know if or when he was coming back. The wait is normally long so try to get a reservation planned...More

1  Thank Sammy S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent food, interesting rainforest with activity all the time from the animated animals. Staff was very attentive.

Thank Sandra W
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Pam D M
we will be dining at Rainforest at the Disney Springs location in May. How far in advance should I call for reservations?
5 April 2017|
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Response from sngldgt01 | Reviewed this property |
I would call and make a reservation as soon as they accept them. You can usually get accommodations in the bar area, but it's not the experience that you'll have inside the restaurant. Enjoy some ribs for me! Have fun!
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becj28
We have booked the rainforest cafe for my daughters birthday. Can I make any special requests in the restaurant to make this more special? Also if I can do this before I go does anyone have the email address for them I can't find it anywhere. Thank you in advance.
5 April 2017|
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Response from Chapmanhistory | Reviewed this property |
The number for Rainforest Cafe is (407) 827-8500.
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Jennifer P
What is the difference between rainforest cafe at animal kingdom and the other one? Should we choose one over the other if we aren't going to animal kingdom park?
19 February 2017|
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Response from Missinglink2259 | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I'm not sure. I was only at the one outside the animal kingdom. May be worth a phone call to see the difference.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 E Buena Vista Dr, Disney World, Orlando, FL 32830
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando>  > Lake Buena Vista
  • Neighbourhood: Lake Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 407-827-8500
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World
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