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Napa Rose at Grand Californian

1600 S Disneyland Dr, Anaheim, CA 92802 (Disneyland)
714 781-3463
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Ranked #5 of 714 restaurants in Anaheim
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $36 - $80
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Disneyland
Description: This elegant award-winning restaurant offers an incomparable selection of wines and serves contemporary cuisine inspired by California's rich bounty of fine, fresh ingredients. Whether you celebrate a special occasion or take a break from a busy day at Disneyland Resort, you'll savor an exceptional dining experience.
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English first
San Francisco, California
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171 reviews 171 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

We been here many times over the years and find the dining experience exceptional. For myself, I started with a Plymouth Gin Martini extra dry with two olives, and we shared an interesting Cheese Plate during cocktail hour. We started with the Sizzling Beach Rock, a combination Appetizer of Garlic Seared Shrimp, Soy Glazed Spare Ribs, Lemon Grass Chicken Skewers... More

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Southern California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

This was the third time we've been to Napa Rose. The first time was fabulous, the second time good but not as good as the first. This time was awesome again. We were staying at the Grand Californian and we were also celebrating my husband's birthday. It was the perfect meal. Our waiter was very good in helping us select... More

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Los Angeles, CA
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112 reviews 112 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
304 helpful votes 304 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

For about $90 per person you can enjoy an appetizer, main course, wine, cocktail, and after dinner expresso or cappuccino. The Buffalo Carpaccio Appetizer was excellent as was the mixed green salad, Fish, and Duck. Service was excellent, and this is the ultimate special occasion restaurant if you are visiting Disneyland, California Adventure or attending a conference.

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A small town in Northwest Washington
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90 reviews 90 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

When you are going to pay $300 for dinner, tip, tax, and. $110 bottle of wine you want top notch food. It was good, but not great. It was fun to watch the chefs work in the open kitchen. The sommeliers were knowledgable and had stories about the wines. We had a very nice Napa Cab that paired well with... More

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Las Vegas
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51 reviews 51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We do not mind paying for good food and have been to many Disney restaurants and have enjoyed the food and paid the price because the food and service were worth it but this is NOT one of those places. The waiter felt the need to explain everything on the menu even though we told him we were not interested... More

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Corona, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

This a great place to go for a celebration or special occasion. While it is a little on the pricey side for Disneyland it is in par with restaurants on the same level for food and service. It is quiet so it is idea for visiting especially since you do not feel rushed to eat and get out. For those... More

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Houston, Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

My expectations weren't that high to begin with, but the food was mediocre at best. They weren't busy, so we walked right in at 7:00 p.m. The scallops were gritty and after I asked, the waiter took them off the bill. We also had the tomato bisque, a salad, fish of the day and the hot rock appetizer. The wine... More

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Walnut Creek, California, United States
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132 reviews 132 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Many don't know about this place, tucked away in a hotel few may feel they can afford. But it is worth discovering. Top chefs are creating true meal magic here and you will find yourself making embarrassing yummy noises as one dish after the other is presented to delight you. The wine list matches the food, but it is the... More

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Laguna Beach, California
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60 reviews 60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

By far the best restaurant in the Disney parks, Napa Rose provides food and wine pairings that are remarkable! I've eaten here quite a few times, and each time I am blown away. Everything is so precise and perfect, from cooking to plating, it's a dining experience you won't soon forget. The food alone puts Napa Rose in the excellent... More

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Carmichael
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

To any of you who gave this restaurant and chef less than four stars( especially 2 or 1). You people don't know good food. Chef sutton puts out nothing but the best food with the best ingredients freaked with higher than Disney standards. Napa rose is the only place my wife has ever and never try fish anywhere else. Chef... More

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