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Tusker House

Disney's Animal Kingdom, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 34747
+1 407-939-3463
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
American, African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Disney's Animal Kingdom, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 34747
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

The Tusker house is definitely one of our favorites. The food and service here are one of Disney's finest. My grand daughter had lots of fun dancing in the parade.

1  Thank mike h
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

We went to Tusker House in Animal Kingdom as one of our sit down meals on our dining plan. This was our first visit to Tusker House and we all enjoyed it, even my picky husband. There were plenty if options for kids. I lived...More

1  Thank breahwood
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We got there late for our booking, and the staff were amazing... I was puffing and stressed that we would miss our Breakfast, the host like any amazing Disney Cast Member asked me to take a deep breath and relax, otherwise I would miss on...More

1  Thank Maisa B
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Had a late lunch reservation for character meal. Family of 5. Good food. I can see this place being a bit crazy at peak hours. We went about 230pm or so. Typical expensive Disney character meal but overall better experience than our other one. I...More

2  Thank LT_Arkansas
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Great service, the breakfast buffet was really well put together!!! Worth the price! The jungle juice is really good and doesn't stop coming! The African style bloody Mary was great as well!

1  Thank marktheshark2015
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

It was wonderful to see the characters, but the food was not that great. It was probably because it was African style and we just weren't used to it or maybe it just wasn't the greatest but definitely wouldn't go back again

Thank Amanda F
Reviewed 21 March 2016

There were 10 people in our party for a 1130 lunch reservation. We were seated right away. There were a few other tables of people there, but not overly busy. The hostess explained how the characters would come around. There were 4, Mickey, Goofy, Donald...More

1  Thank tinap0925
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

It was our first disneyworld visit and I was thrilled with our choice to visit the tusker house. The food was absolutely amazing and loved that it was a buffet. The character experience was also great I would highly recommend this restaurant if you are...More

1  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Great place! Love the buffet atmosphere where new foods can be tried and tried again! One thing I was impressed with was when the head chef came out to the dessert bar area and replaced an entire plate of peanut butter bars with new ones...More

1  Thank Kellie M
Reviewed 19 March 2016

The food here is very cafeteria oriented! Lots of starchy items, a few meat choices (baked chicken, tough baked sirloin) some rather offbeat foods with the African theme. Desserts were not even terrible appealing. Priced at $37 for an adult with an added 20% gratuity,...More

1  Thank UARzrback
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Vicki1301
Does the buffet price include drinks or are those extra?
29 April 2017|
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Response from aggiedad77 | Reviewed this property |
We were on the dining plan and drinks were included. I've noticed people giving this place bad reviews and just want to say, Study the reviews carefully. We had a party of 5 that included a 10 yr old and 11 yr old. We had... More
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Bill M
What is the price of the dinner before tax and tip, without a meal plan for an adult, and for a child (no alcohol, no special requests).
6 April 2017|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember the exact price, but after tax it was about $40
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rogerferrara
What is price for children?
3 April 2017|
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Response from Sue and Alex P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, As we had no children in the party can't really assist on costs for children dining other than suggesting you go onto the excellent Walt Disney site, locate the Tusker House dining options and, if you can't find any... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$36
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
Monday
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
Thursday
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
Friday
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
Saturday
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Disney's Animal Kingdom, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 34747
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-939-3463
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World (requires admission)
Description
Travelers! Take a break from your safari and enjoy a taste of adventure at Tusker House Restaurant, a colorful and bustling Harambe Marketplace eatery.