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  • On May 26, 2013
    Margaret Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

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    Hi Moms, Coming to WDW in September, are there any American style restaurants in AK where you can possibly see animals while you are eating? Thanks

    Hi, Margaret!  There aren't any restaurants in Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park that have a view of the savanna.  You might grab a delicious barbecue meal at Flame Tree Barbecue, then transport your lunch to a location that allows you to watch some of the animals in the other exhibits.  

    Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge does have a restaurant that overlooks the savanna.  You can check out Sanaa, which has windows that open out onto the savanna, but the food there is primarily and Indian theme cuisine.  You will find some familiar things - like beef short ribs and a sustainable fish option - but definitely not an American menu.

    I hope this gives you some help with your planning!
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Meet the Panelist: Anna, New Jersey

My name is Anna and I am a retired teacher with a J.D., a proud Navy wife with 30+ years of experience, mom to three daughters and a son-in-law, and grandmom to three tiny Disney fans. I have planned vacations for all sorts of special occasions and celebrations, but I really enjoy DVC vacations, helping military families, and assisting those with special dietary needs.    Learn More About Anna

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