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  • On Jul 10, 2009
    Elizabeth from NC 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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    Planning to come Oct 8 to AK with husband and 2 daughters (4 and 3 yrs old). Trying to find something for dinner - good food while still a good experience and affordable! Staying off resort, so we could eat there or anywhere really. Thanks!

    Hi Elizabeth,

    I think your girls would love the Rainforest Cafe at Animal Kingdom.  This tropical rainforest-themed restaurant has entrances both inside and outside of the park, so you can chose to return to the park after dinner, or simply exit when you finish your meal.  The menu offers a huge variety of selections (burgers, salads, pasta, ribs, fish, etc.) and has a very popular children's menu.  In addition, it's reasonably priced and shouldn't break your Disney budget!  Their signature dessert is a family-sized creation called a "Volcano", which is comprised of mounds of ice cream, whipped-cream and brownies stacked to look like a giant volcano.  It's topped with a sparkly stick (feel free to ask for two so both of your girls get to take one home!)  The atmosphere is super fun, as you are surrounded by giant elephants, gorillas, butterflies, waterfalls and tropical fish tanks.  (We always bring some pennies for our kids to toss in the fountains.)  The restaurant even experiences a "thunder storm" every few minutes (don't worry, no one gets wet!) 

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    Have a wonderful trip!

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Meet the Panelist: Tanya, New Jersey

I am Tanya from FL, full-time mom to two fun-loving boys. I have an array of planning tips and believe I offer a unique perspective on how to make Disney an amazing adventure for individuals with a variety of needs and abilities. Learn More About Tanya

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