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Character Dining Restaurants

1200 Epcot Resorts Blvd, Orlando, FL 32830-8429
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“crystal palace” (27 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1200 Epcot Resorts Blvd, Orlando, FL 32830-8429
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

By far the best was the morning breakfast at Trattorai al Forno restaurant on the Boardwalk with the different princesses though very early in morning 7.35 but food choices, attentive waitress and the characters were exceptional. I was looking forward to dining at the Beasts...More

Thank RuthyGlasgow
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Everyone know that character meals are more expensive but this is expected and i think if you have little ones should budget at least one character experience meal. The look on there faces is priceless when characters come around.

Thank DRLaskeyTrips
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We had several character dining experiences. My favorite is the Crystal Palace for breakfast. We have done this one several times and it is always a hit. We also had meals at Cinderella's Royal Table and at Chef Mickeys. I think for the price, breakfast...More

Thank kcspivey
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We ate at a number of character meals during our two week Disney vacation. We hesitated in going that route, but we knew it may be our only trip when our daughter was young and we really wanted to make the most of it. The...More

2  Thank DuneBug618
Reviewed 18 November 2017

My two kids really enjoyed the Pooh themed 'Friendship Celebration' at the Crystal Palace. There are 4 characters (Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore and Tigger) and throughout the lunch we got visited by all 4, and it was spread out pretty well. The nice thing about it...More

Thank Lisamarie1138
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Our eight family members had dinner at the Crystal Palace character buffet. We were seated at a large corner table and our waiter was there immediately to take our drink orders. We were pleasantly surprised at the quality and variety of buffet items. Everything was...More

Thank crocHuntress
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Ate at both the Tusker House in Animal Kingdom and the Crystal Palace in the Magic Kingdom. Each had very good buffet style food and the thrill of characters that visit the tables. At Tusker it was Mickey, Donald, Daisy, and Goofy in jungle garb....More

Thank Rich O
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Three of us was over 150 dollars. That is just crazy. Service was average because it was crazy busy. Feel sorry at times for the staff. Cost wasn't worth it to me.

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 21 August 2017

11 of us did the Breakfast Character Dining Experience at the Boardwalk resort. Disappointing in the number of characters that were present, mainly Donald Duck, Goofy and Minnie Mouse, but the buffet was excellent. The cost is rather high, but you pay to see the...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Garden Grill Restaurant at EPCOT's the Land is a character dinning experience. The food was good and is served family style. Taking pictures with the characters was fun. But, just like most Disney World Character dinning, it is expensive..

Thank Jofrazz1
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28 February 2016|
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Response from nancy u | Reviewed this property |
You can still try to book a character breakfast. perhaps you can put your name in for a cancellation. It would be nice to find out what your granddaughters' favorite Disney character is. My grandson loves Jake and so we... More
16 February 2016|
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Response from Jofrazz1 | Reviewed this property |
Stay away from character dining, not worth the expense.
25 October 2015|
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Response from fershnickity | Reviewed this property |
Christmas week is THE busiest week at Disney World. Honestly, get to the park as early as you can to be the least stressed out. However, don't stress being exactly on time to your dining appointment as they cast members... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Epcot Resorts Blvd, Orlando, FL 32830-8429
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World
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