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Chef Mickey's

Walt Disney World, 4600 North World Drive, Orlando, FL 32830
(407) 824-1000
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Ranked #298 of 3,118 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $35
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Chef Mickey's is a buffet restaurant serving breakfast and dinner flavors—and your favorite Disney Characters!—at Disney's Contemporary Resort.The whole brood will chow down in smiles while the likes of Mickey or any assortment of his pals roams the restaurant. You never know who might show up! Delicious seasonal specialties make for a spectacular spread in this bright, happy space located beneath the quiet whisks of the monorail. Breakfast includes a premium fruit bar, cereal selections, American classics like pancakes (with fun toppings!), Mickey Mouse waffles, eggs, omelettes and pastries. Dinner is a delectable affair with roasted chicken, carved beef, savory sides and kids' favorites (like mac 'n' cheese). Make your meal end sweetly ever after at the sundae bar.
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Thornville, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

We pre-planned dining at Chef Mickey's months before our trip. Unfortunately, we were only able to secure a reservation for an evening time slot (9:15 p.m.) which we know is late for dinner, but it was the only time available AND was our last night in Disney. We traveled from our resort to the Contemporary. My husband, 5 year old... More

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Burlington, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

On our recent trip to WDW we had dinner at Chef Mickey's for the second time in as many visits. We visited with another family this time so there were three children (5, 6, and 9) which all love the classic Disney characters. For this reason alone, it is worth the trip to Chef Mickey's. As for the food, we... More

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

We had breakfast here on our first day in the parks. It was awesome! The food choices where great. I loved how the healthy options where up first in the buffet, so you could fill your plate of fresh fruit and oatmeal before you got to the delicious Mickey waffles. We had a party of 10 with 4 kids and... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

My family went to chef mickey for my son birthday and is was great.the server was excellent and the chef was excellent he came to out table to advise us what we could and could not eat since some of the party had a food allergy. The characters were great they took there time with my kids , allowed us... More

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Madison, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Ate here our last night and the dinner buffet was actually disgusting-- could not even eat! We have had the breakfast buffet there a few years ago, and had no problems. The food was cold. The eggplant parm was the only thing I could actually swallow. Tried the kids chicken fingers and they were hard as a rock. Really horrible... More

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Orlando, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

I knew going into this from lots of reviews saying this place had gone down hill and not to expect to much. We got there at 720am for our reservation. My wife, Myself, Daughter 4 and son 2. We didn't have to wait more than 2-3 minutes since we had a reservation. For the price there is literally nothing on... More

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Yaphank, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Chef Mickey's is the best way to see all of the Disney Characters without having to go to the parks. The Characters each came to our table and spent time taking pictures and interacting with the kids. The Characters were Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy and Pluto. All of the Characters were friendly EXCEPT Mickey Mouse, who was... More

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Voorhees, New Jersey
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158 reviews 158 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

The buffet selection was extensive and the food was mostly fresh. Food quality was a step above other Disney character buffets. The ratio of guest to characters was definitely lower, and they did a good job of accommodating requests for pictures and making the children feel special. Service by the wait staff was also a cut above. Expensive, but worth... More

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Cardiff
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89 reviews 89 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Yes it's way to expensive for the quality of food and service BUT it's so much fun! The characters come round to every table having pictures with children and adults. My kids thought it was great. The food selection was good, the Mickey waffles were amazing. Lots of bacon, sausage, pancakes, fruit. The cheesy potatoes were very nice. Service was... More

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW via mobile

This resort is really showing its age but didn't expect to see so much dust and cobwebs or the condition of the main hall bathroom. With a reservation and told to be on time for it, our wait was over an hour to be called back to wait some more and then take pics that would later be solicited to... More

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