• On Feb 29, 2020
    Karen from MA 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.

    Does Be Our Guest still do a character appearance at dinner? My daughter loves Belle!

    Hi, Karen!  Thanks for being OUR guest here at the Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    At Be Our Guest Restaurant, you can sit back, relax and pull up a chair as the dining room proudly presents... your dinner!  While you are enjoying your meal at Be Our Guest Restaurant, be sure to save room for dessert.  You really must try the grey stuff; it's delicious! Don't believe me?  Ask the dishes!

    While this enchantingly immersive restaurant is not technically considered a character dining experience, the Beast has been known to greet his guests from time to time.  During breakfast and lunch, the Beast lurks somewhere in his home, remaining hidden from guests.  However, the master of the castle often will make an appearance during dinner hours to mingle with his visitors. 

    Due to the Beast's moody and brooding nature, his appearances are subject to change and are not guaranteed.  However, I can tell you that each time I have had dinner at Be Our Guest Restaurant, I have been able to visit with the Beast after enjoying my meal.  There was even a Disney PhotoPass Service photographer there to take our picture.

    While Belle does not appear at Be Our Guest Restaurant, after your meal, you can stop over to Enchanted Tales with Belle.  There you can visit with the princess herself and experience a retelling of the story of how Belle and the Beast met.  You might even be invited to become a part of a tale as old as time!

    I'm sure you'll find that a meal at Be Our Guest Restaurant is never second best.  So go on unfold your menu, take a glance and then you'll be our guest.  Oui, our guest.  Be our guest!
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