DFB Video: Best NEW Eats in Disney This Week!

Happy Weekend! We’re back with another DFB Video today, and we’re sharing the BEST NEW EATS in Disney World and Disneyland from this past week!

Baton Rouge Beignets with Baileys

Baton Rouge Beignets with Baileys

The Disney dining scene is ever-changing, so we are always on the lookout for new eats in Disney World and Disneyland. But, WOW, did this past week ever deliver!! So we’re showing you everything from Boozy Beignets to a GIGANTIC Burger to a refreshing float based on a beloved attraction and more… all from just this past week! Check out the best new eats in Disney World and Disneyland from the past week in our latest DFB YouTube Video! [Read more…]

Boozy Beignets Now at Disney World!

We’re coming back to you from Port Orleans Resort — French Quarter once again this week!

Port Orleans -- French Quarter

Port Orleans — French Quarter

And this time we’re at the Resort’s indoor lounge, Scat Cat’s Club!

Just in case you missed it, we were just at this lovely Resort last week when the Beignets — a staple at Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory — took on their new Mickey-Shape!

And our trip today focuses around Beignets again… but of a different variety! New on the menu at the jazz-inspired Scat Cat’s Club are BOOZY BEIGNETS!

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DFB Video: 5 BRAND NEW Disney World Desserts You NEED to Try!

Happy 4th of July! We’re celebrating with another DFB Video, because we can’t wait to share five BRAND NEW Disney World desserts that you just have to try!

Mickey-Shaped Beignet at Port Orleans

Mickey-Shaped Beignet at Port Orleans

These five sweet treats are super fresh on the scene! We’ve got everything from a new twist on an old favorite at Port Orleans Resort — French Quarter to our favorite dessert in the newest Land in Disney World: Toy Story Land!! So get your sweet tooth ready, because we can’t wait for you to check out these new dessert gems with us in our latest DFB YouTube Video! [Read more…]

Mickey Beignets Now Available in Disney World!

Mickey-Shaped Beignets have been a signature Disneyland treat for ages. And while Disney World’s Port Orleans Resort — French Quarter has long served Beignets, they’ve always been of the more traditional pillow shape. But all that has changed TODAY…

Mickey-Shaped Beignet in Disney World!

Mickey-Shaped Beignet in Disney World!

Because they’ve FINALLY LANDED IN DISNEY WORLD! [Read more…]

2019 Disney Dining Plans AND Disney World Vacation Packages Announced

Details for the 2019 Disney Dining Plans have been announced! Disney Dining Plans are a popular program available to Disney Resort guests booking a Disney World Vacation Package.

The Disney Dining Plan

The Disney Dining Plan

Before we dive into the details, just a reminder that to be eligible to participate in the Disney Dining Plan, you may need to book a Walt Disney World Vacation Package (also called the Magic Your Way Package). The Package includes your stay at a participating Disney World Resort and base Park Admission tickets for everyone in your traveling party.

Let’s take a look!

2019 Disney Dining Plans

2019 Quick Service Disney Dining Plan

Entitlements for the 2019 Quick Service Disney Dining Plan include the following for each guest (ages 3 and over) per night of your package stay:

  • Two Quick Service meals (entrée or combo meal at lunch and dinner and a beverage)
  • Guests under 21 years of age can choose one non-alcoholic beverage (including specialty beverages — i.e. Artisanal Milk Shakes,  Fresh Smoothies, Premium Hot Chocolates, or Soda, Coffee or Tea — where offered). Guests 21 and older can can choose either one non-alcoholic beverage (including specialty beverages where offered) or one single serving mixed cocktail, beer, or wine (where offered) within their meal entitlement.
  • Two snacks
  • One Resort refillable drink mug per person, per package

For full details — including pricing — see the Quick Service Dining Plan, click here.

2019 Standard Disney Dining Plan

Entitlements for the 2019 Standard Disney Dining Plan include the following for each guest (ages 3 and over) per night of your package stay: [Read more…]

Exciting New Feature on My Disney Experience App

Let’s set the scene: you’ve finally scored an Advance Dining Reservation for Be Our Guest Restaurant in Magic Kingdom. But you don’t know exactly how much time to allow to get there from your Resort, since you don’t have access to your Resort’s bus schedule in your room as you get ready to go.

You don't want to miss your Reservation at Be Our Guest Restaurant!

You don’t want to miss your reservation at Be Our Guest Restaurant!

Well… now you’re going to have your Resort’s bus schedule literally at your fingertips!! Disney is rolling out a new feature on the My Disney Experience app which will allow Disney Resort guests to see real-time estimates for when the next buses will depart from their Disney Resort hotel, as well as when they will arrive at their destination! [Read more…]

DFB Video: Best Disney World Snack Breakfasts!

It’s a brand new week! And we’re kicking it off with another DFB Video, where we’re talking about the best snacks for breakfast in Disney World!

Beignets for Breakfast!!!

Beignets for Breakfast!!!

Now, even though breakfast is called the most important meal of the day, the truth is that — in Disney World — the breakfast options don’t always provide the most bang for your buck, especially if you’re considering using a Counter Service meal credit from the Disney Dining Plan. But there are some brilliant ways to use your snack credits for breakfast at Disney World! And even if you aren’t using the Disney Dining Plan, lots of these make terrific options even if you’re paying out of pocket. So join us for breakfast… in Disney World! [Read more…]

The NEW MENU Scat Cat’s Club at Port Orleans Resort Looks AWESOME!

Walt Disney World’s Port Orleans Resort, French Quarter is home to the Sassagoula Float Works and Food Factory (which we love!) and to Mardi Grogs Pool Bar.

Port Orleans -- French Quarter

Port Orleans — French Quarter

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Walt Disney World’s Minnie Van Service UPDATE

The Minnie Van service is a Disney-operated personal ride program available in partnership with the Lyft app, featuring Disney World Cast Members as drivers. When the program made its debut last year, it was first available to guests only at select Deluxe Resorts.

Minnie Van

Minnie Van

However, the rollout of the program has expanded over the past several months. And now, the rollout is complete and guests staying at any Disney World Resort — Value, Moderate, and Deluxe — can access the service, as well as guests at Four Seasons Orlando and the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotels. (Guests who already have the service on their apps can get rides to and from any on-property location at any time.)

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DFB Video: How to Master the Disney Dining Plan

Hey, friends! We’re back with another DFB Video today, and we’re talking about how to make the most of the Disney Dining Plan!

No Way Jose Sundae at Beaches and Cream

No Way Jose Sundae at Beaches and Cream

If you’ve chosen to participate in the Disney Dining Plan during your Disney World vacation, you want to make sure you’re absolutely getting the most bang for your buck. So today’s video gives you tips and tricks on how to do exactly that so you are maximizing the value of your Dining Plan. Are you ready to learn how to master the Disney Dining Plan? Then settle in and watch our latest DFB YouTube Video! [Read more…]