Mom And Daughter; Animal Kingdom
  • On Mar 2, 2015
    Evelyn from LA Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    What is the best restaurant, for dinner, to celebrate my son's 3rd birthday?

    Hello Evelyn,

    Welcome to the Disney Parks Moms Panel and thank you for your question! As a mom to a little guy who will be turning 3 at his next birthday, I can tell you that there is no shortage of great restaurants to celebrate your little man’s big day.

    I would recommend a character meal for your son’s birthday dinner. First, I would recommend Chef Mickey’s at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The variety of the food options at Chef Mickey’s are sure to please your little one, and it’s pretty amazing to be able to meet the “Fab 5” (Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy and Pluto) without having to wait in line. 

    My second recommendation would be The Garden Grill, located in The Land at Epcot. The character interaction has been amazing every time we’ve dined there (due, in no small part I’m sure to Chip ’n Dale’s mischievous behaviour!) and I tend to prefer family-style dining with my little one.

    Please note that for either of these Character Dining experiences, character availability is subject to change without notice. Don't forget that you can make your dining reservations up to 180 days prior to the date on which you'd like to dine or 180 days prior to your Resort Arrival Date.

    Please don’t hesitate to come back and visit us if you have any other questions. And happy birthday in advance to your son!

    Have a Magical Day,

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Meet the Panelist: Lynne, Quebec

Hi, I’m Lynne from Montreal, Quebec, Canada! I’m a working mom who enjoys snuggles with my son and my husband, who has been my sweetheart since 1997. We’ve been lucky enough to experience several milestones in Walt Disney World, including our wedding and honeymoon in 2009. As Disney Vacation Club members, we often plan trips for large, and sometimes even multi-generational, groups to come and enjoy the fun with us. Learn More About Lynne

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