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  • On Aug 23, 2011
    Rebecca from IL 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.

    We are planning a trip for June 2012. We are staying onsite and want to do Chef Mickey the evening of our arrival. Do we need park tickets to eat at Chef Mickey or can we make a CDR without having to purchase park tickets for our arrival day?

    Hi Rebecca!

    I love Chef Mickey's!  It's soooo much fun and the food and atmosphere are wonderful!  You do not need to have park tickets for this venue as the restaurant is located in Disney's Contemporary Resort.  You will need to make those Advanced Dining Reservations.  Chef Mickey's is extremely popular and you're visiting during a very busy time.  You can start booking your dining reservations 180 days prior to your stay by calling (407)WDW-DINE or by going to

    I hope you have a fabulous and magical vacation!
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Meet the Panelist: Marisol, Florida

Magic Kingdom still takes my breath away, but my favorite place to be is on a Disney ship looking at the horizon and breathing in that crisp, clean ocean air!  I love planning Disney vacations for others and making sure it's more than they dreamed. Learn More About Marisol

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