Eating with Allergies and Intolerances in Disney World
Allergies and Intolerances
Update: Disney is no longer offering Divvies. They are currently offering bakery items from the Enjoy Life and OMG Manufacturers along with Rocky Mountain Popcorn, and Surf Sweets Jelly Beans throughout the Parks and Resorts.
Food allergies and intolerances (gluten, wheat, shellfish, soy, lactose, milk, peanuts, tree nuts, fish or eggs) can usually be accommodated at table service restaurants with at least 14 days advance notice. Contact a representative at SpecialDiets@DisneyWorld.com after booking your ADR. Feel free to speak with the Chef or Restaurant Manager when you arrive the restaurant.
Counter Service Locations
These restaurants that offer quick service meals may have menu items and products available to help meet your dietary needs. Each location has a nutritional book listing every ingredient used in each selection.
Flame Tree Barbecue
Harambe Fruit Market
Gardens Kiosk: A food allergy information kiosk will open August 4, 2013 in Disney’s Animal Kingdom. As a resource for guests with special diets including food allergies, cast members will be available to answer dining questions from 9am-3pm. In addition, pre-packaged snacks (hummus vegetables, granola bars, chips, popcorn) and gluten-free beer will be sold.
Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Café
Liberty Square Market
Main Street Bakery
Pecos Bill Café
Pinocchio Village Haus
Special Dietary Requests
Disney Special Diets Information Letter, including lists of restaurants where special diets can be accommodated most easily
Food Allergy Dietary Reference Sheet (Updated 10-29-09)
Guest Allergy-Dietary Request Form (Updated 6-04-2009)
In the News
Allergy and Celiac Convention Announced: Visit Disney World and attend an amazing expo. The very first Food Allergy and Celiac Convention will be held on Nov. 22, 2014 at Coronado Springs Resort & Convention Center, located inside Disney World. Source: Allergic Living
Interview with Gary Jones, Culinary Dietary Specialist of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts
For information on making Advance Dining Reservations at table service restaurants, visit our Special Diets Resources Page.
For more Disney dining information, including details on dining discounts, restaurants, dining plans, menus, and more, visit our Disney Dining Reference Page.