News: Disney World Yacht Club Resort Ale & Compass Restaurant and Ale & Compass Lounge Opening in October

Do you remember our recent trip to the new Market at Ale & Compass Counter Service and grab-and-go location in Disney’s Yacht Club Resort?

The Market at Ale & Compass

The Market at Ale & Compass

Well, that isn’t the only change we can expect in regards to dining at the Yacht Club! First: you may already be aware that Captain’s Grille is currently closed for a refurbishment.

But it seems that the changes will result in much more than your typical refurb. The Grille will reopen with a whole new feel AND a new name! Look for the re-imagined Ale & Compass Restaurant (part of the overall Ale & Compass concept) to present a “gastropub ambience” and offer “New England-inspired comfort food” for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. [Read more…]

Disney Food Post Round-Up: December 5, 2015

Happy December! We can’t believe that we’re already one full week into the month – there is so much going on with holiday preparation and shopping and baking!

Yule Log

Yule Log

The Walt Disney World Resort theme parks are all decked out for the holidays —  and so are the hotels! Don’t forget to make plans to visit the four gingerbread displays – at the Contemporary, Grand Floridian, Beach Club, and BoardWalk Inn! We’ll have a full photo review of all of them for you next week.

Epcot’s wowing with some delicious eats at Holidays Around the World.

And remember, this is the last year for The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Disney’s Hollywood Studios!

Stay tuned tomorrow for our review of all of the new Star Wars food to find over at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, too! And speaking of Star Wars — you MUST check out this collection of Star Wars gifts, perfect for the holidays!!!

We have a lot to share, so let’s jump right in… [Read more…]

Beaches and Cream Soda Shop

At long last! Can you believe it’s been almost a year and I haven’t done a full blog post about Beaches and Cream? Well, rest assured I’ve been to my favorite soda shop a couple of times since the beginning of this food blog, so I’ve got plenty of photos for ya!

Beaches and Cream soda shop

Atmosphere
Beaches and Cream is located right next to Stormalong Bay between the Beach Club and Yacht Club Resorts. It’s styled as a mid-century shoreline soda shop, complete with a creamy, salt-water-taffy color scheme; beach balls adorning the booths; a counter lining two walls; a big ol’ jukebox; and [Read more…]