Walt Disney World Dining


If you're going to celebrate New Year's in Walt Disney World, think about making meal reservations. All of the theme parks will be extremely busy with long lines and limited seating at the counter serve venues.

The first dining information for New Year's Eve 2013 has been released:

Monsieur Paul at Epcot will be open all day to celebrate the holiday. A three-course meal will be served from noon-6:30pm for $75 (plus tax and gratuity). The second two seatings will be at 9:00 and 9:30pm and a special four-course New Year's Eve menu will be served. Price is $195, plus tax and gratuity. For reservations, call 407-WDW-DINE.

Noon-6:30pm menu:
Choice of Appetizer:
Escargot ravioli, cream of parsley
Mussel soup with saffron, light fennel cream
Blue Cheese Salad
Choice of Entree:
Chicken stuffed with mushroom duxelle, white sauce
Maine lobster, veloute and baby vegetables
Beef short ribs slowly braised in red wine, served with a carrot puree
New Year's Eve dessert

Menu for evening seatings:
Nicolas Feuillatte, Brut
Beef broth, oxtail, vegetables, black winter truffle, puff pastry
Lobster salad with asparagus
Fish Course:
Scallops with cauliflower cream and black truffle sauce
Seared halibut, white wine sauce with seafood and mushrooms
Meat Course:
Roasted chicken breast stuffed with morels, grated potato
Grilled beef tenderloin, potato gratin and porcini mushrooms
New Year's Eve dessert

Dining available on New Year's Eve

Epcot 2012:

Biergarten Restaurant - lunch and dinner (buffet)

Le Cellier Steakhouse - dinner (prix fixe menu)


Disney's Hollywood Studios 2012:

Hollywood & Vine - lunch and dinner (buffet)


Boardwalk Resort 2012:

Atlantic Dance Hall -

Flying Fish Cafe - dinner (prix fixe menu)


Contemporary Resort 2012:

California Grill - dinner (prix fixe menu)

Chef Mickey's - New Year's Day brunch (buffet)


Downtown Disney 2012:

Portobello - dinner (prix fixe menu)


Grand Floridian Resort & Spa 2012:

Citricos - dinner (prix fixe menu)

Narcoossee's - dinner

  • prix fixe menu, DJ, balloon artist, viewing for fireworks
  • $161.85 adults, $77.19 children

Victoria & Albert's - dinner (prix fixe menu)

  • Choose from Standard Dining, Chef's Table, and Queen Victoria's Room

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotels 2013:

Garden Grove - dinner

  • 5:00 - 9:30pm.  New Year's Eve buffet with Disney characters!  $45.99 adults, $19.99 children
  • clam chowder soup, crab bisque, New York strip steak, Beef au jus, Herb crusted mahi mahi, Cornish hens, Vegetable risotto, Cheese tortellini, Haricots Vert, Roasted turnips, salads, chilled seafood, desserts, children's buffet (chicken nuggets, mini corndogs, mac and cheese, vegetables)

Il Mulino - dinner

  • 5:00 - 11:00pm (Seating One from 5:00-6:30pm, Seating Two from 7:00-11:00pm)
  • Seating One orders from the regular menu
  • Seating Two is a two-hour prix fixe meal (caesar or caprese salad, eggplant pasta or mushroom rice, Halibut or Osso Bucco or Lamb Porterhouse, Tiramisu or Flourless chocolate cake
  • Guests with reservations after 9:00 will have party favors and a champagne toast at midnight.
  • $92 adults, $35 children, tax and gratuity not included

Shula's Steak House - dinner

  • 5:00 - 9:00 pm (Seating One from 5:00 - 6:15pm, Seating Two from 7:00 - 11:00 pm)
  • Seating One orders from the regular menu
  • Seating Two will enjoy party favors and a four-course prix fixe meal (barbecued shrimp or seared tuna, chopped salad or caesar salad, Surf and Turf, Filet Mignon, New York strip steak, porterhouse, prime rib, mahi mahi, salmon, chicken breast, lamb porterhouse, asparagus spears, broccoli, double baked potato, potato gratin, key lime pie, vanilla cheesecake, molten chocolate lava cake)
  • $125 per person

bluezoo - dinner

  • 5:00-11:00pm Special New Year's Eve menu available, along with the regular menu
    • Seasonal chef's creation will include appetizer and entree - market price


Yacht and Beach Club 2012:

Yachtsman Steakhouse - dinner (prix fixe menu)


Special Dining Events


Atlantic Dance Hall @ Boardwalk (over 21 only)

Date: 12/31/12

Time: 8:00 pm - 2:00 am

2011 Price: Standard Admission = $35 (gratuity not included)

         VIP Admission = $75

Standard event admission includes celebrating with a Video DJ on the main dance floor, a free champagne toast to ring in 2013 and "party favors." Additional beverages will be available for purchase from three bars.

VIP admission includes everything provided with standard admission plus entrance into the 2nd Floor VIP area (includes seating, complimentary desserts and coffee from 9:00 - 12:00, and access to a private balcony for viewing of Illuminations).

Dress: Business casual or formal.


"Fantasia 2012" @ Epcot World ShowPlace


Price: $68.67 adults, $44.37 children (tax and gratuity included)

This event is a tribute to the animated films "Fantasia" and "Fantasia 2000", designed to combine sight and sound into a memorable dining experience for the whole family.  Reservations are available from 4:30 - 10:30pm.  Park admission required.  Call 407-WDW-DINE for reservations.

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