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Kidani Village, Animal Kingdom Resort, Orlando, FL
(407) WDW-DINE
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Ranked #46 of 3,106 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $36
Cuisines: African
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions, Scenic view, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Sanaa serves African cuisine with Indian flavors for lunch and dinner at Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas — Kidani Village in Walt Disney World Resort.Sanaa means ""artwork"" in Swahili, and as its name suggests, Sanaa offers its Guests beautifully prepared food, served in an artistic atmosphere with a stunning view of the savanna.Before dinner, relax in the comfortable lounge beside the spacious dining room. Once you're seated, choose from an array of delectable, African-inspired dishes.
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Birmingham, AL
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

The view is great if the animals are actually where you can see them but during the majority of our meal the animals were at the other side of the area so we couldn't see them. Great view is detracted from by the room balconies that you see as well. It just wasn't what we were expecting. Food was okay.... More

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Stoneham, Massachusetts, United States
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is amazing...just be sure to get there while it's still daylight out, so you can enjoy the view of the animals roaming around in Animal Kingdom. It's a combination of Indian and African food, but somewhat Americanized to be more appealing to the masses....so delicious! If you make an earlier reservation, you'll more likely have the chance at... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Stopped in after EPCOT closed on 10/17/2014 at about 11pm. Asked bartender for a menu, as restaurant was closed and bar open. Her response was "you can have one if you can find one".. Hmmm, really?? We remembered a good flatbread app we had the other night with a different, very pleasant bartender, so ordered that. She also attempted to... More

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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150 reviews 150 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

We had a great authentic meal here. The sampler of curries and breads were great. Everything was really good, without fail

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Copley, Ohio
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50 reviews 50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Was looking for something different when Sanaa's popped up. It's great that it's at the animal kingdom lodge. Get to see animals walking around from the deck as well as in the restaurant. We asked our server Sarah to take use on a culinary tour of their menu. She did a great job. Started with nann ( flat breads) with... More

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is definitely a hidden gem! Food was excellent....loved the Naan Bread with all the different sauces. We were a family of four and everyone enjoyed their meal, including the delicious desserts. The animals roaming right outside the windows were a bonus. We highly recommend this restaurant!!!

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Maryville, TN
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61 reviews 61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Overall, this was one of the most impressive restaurants we ate at while at Disney. The atmosphere was awesome, the decorations were great, watching the animals while we waited was a nice touch. The food was also great too. They had plenty of interesting options and some pretty safe options for those less adventurous. I had the chicken vindaloo and... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We waited for a window seat and were not disappointed. Where can you eat where you see Giraffe's and Zebras out the restaurant window? We have been to Boma's Buffet, but we actually enjoyed this more! We started with the Dipping bread appetizer! Unique and good! We then had the Lamb Chop, wow!!!!!! If you are looking for a unique... More

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Arlington, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Sanaa was inside beautiful animal kingdom lodge. The decor was tastefully done and wait staff very friendly. The food was spiced just right for an Africa/India theme. Only concerns were the booths sat to high hiding the grazing animals right outside and the kids dessert was a little misleading. Overall it is a must see dinning experience if staying at... More

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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90 reviews 90 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

A friend told me Sanaa is good. Good doesn't even begin to describe it. Absolutely fantastic. Service, food & decor was just amazing. Definitely start with the dipping bread appetizer. It's almost a meal in itself. Drinks are top notch. Great craft beer selection. A little off the beaten path but really worth the trip. Absolutely loved it.

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Address: Kidani Village, Animal Kingdom Resort, Orlando, FL
Phone Number: (407) WDW-DINE
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
Average Prices: USD 1 - 36
Cuisine: African

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