Celebrating your child’s birthday at Walt Disney World makes the day extra special. Choosing a restaurant for Dinner can be overwhelming. Below are a list of 7 tasty restaurants for a fun birthday dinner. Choose from a Sci-Fi drive-in, to dining in the rain forest and more.
1. T-Rex Café
Find this restaurant at Disney Springs marketplace area. Step back in time at the T-Rex Cafe, prehistoric time, with this dinosaur themed restaurant. Head to the Dino Store after dinner for Build-a-Dino (run by Build-A-Bear) and bring home your very own dinosaur. Also, this restaurant has a digging area for children to play and dig for their own fossils.
2. Whispering Canyon Cafe
Get ready for some western fun at this interactive restaurant. Dinner will be delicious and entertaining at Whispering Canyon Café with games and sing-alongs. Guests who ask for ketchup here are in for a surprise. This western themed restaurant offers buffet style dinner. Find Whispering Canyon Café at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge.
3. Tusker House
A family favorite among Disney goers is Tusker House at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Have a wild time with this buffet style dinner with African flavors. Bring the autograph books and have your camera ready for this character dining experience too. Guests will meet with Safari Donald Duck and friends while dining. Also, consider the Rivers of Light dining package for a special birthday experience.
4. Rainforest Cafe
Find this restaurant at 2 locations, either at Disney Springs or Disney’s Animal Kingdom park. From the fish tanks to the moving animals, the Rainforest Café have much to see with vivid colors. Themed in a rainforest, the occasional storm passes through (warning, thunder is brief but loud) just like a real rainforest. As a special treat, order the Sparkling Volcano ($16.99). This is a brownie cake served with ice cream, and warm caramel & chocolate sauces, shaped like a volcano and presented with sparklers.
5. Sci-Fi Dine-In
Have fun eating at this nostalgic 50’s drive in themed restaurant located at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Guests at the Sci-Fi Dine-In will eat in car facing a real movie screen playing clips of Sci-Fi classics. The unique theming of this restraint makes for a memorable birthday dinner.
6. 50’s Prime Time Cafe
Also located in Disney’s Hollywood Studios is another over the top themed restaurant. At 50’s Prime Time Café guests will sit in their own kitchen for dinner, complete with a classic TV. Enjoy a classic American cuisine, with a home cooked meal taste. ‘
7. Be Our Guest
For an exquisite Birthday dining experience, make a reservation for Be Our Guest. Dine in the Beast’s Castle located at Disney’s Magic Kingdom and step into a majestic Beauty & the Beast themed restaurant. Try the “Grey Stuff” for a special treat.
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