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Rainforest Cafe - Disney Animal Kingdom

505 N Rainforest Rd, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830-8419
+1 407-938-9100
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (135 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
505 N Rainforest Rd, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830-8419
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Reviewed yesterday

Went there during our Disney vacation, we had dinner reservation and had too wait a long time to get in; looks liked they were overbooked; after seated, waitress lasted about 20 min to go to the table; after we were able to order, the food...More

Thank cvillaman
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After a long day in the park we stopped in for dinner and drinks. The waiter was the best! He had a lot of character and very funny. The restaurant was beautiful and the atmosphere was nice. I will be back.

Thank Kendell M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had an absolutely amazing experience here. Couldn't reserve a table for 9 online so did two separate reservations for 8:30 and we asked to be seated together. They were more than happy to do that and we were seated by 8:35 after looking around the...More

Thank Connor R
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had our first breakfast here on this trip and it was amazing. I was celebrating my birthday and at the end I got a little cpcake with a candle and they all sang Happy Birthday! Very special. Zhantelle was our server and she was...More

Thank SamanthaJane1987
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Let's be clear, you don't come here for the food alone. You come to have a dinning experience and for somewhere fun. The menu is average and the food is hot and well prepared. The food portions are large and a couple could share an...More

Thank andypud61
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Appalling from start to finish. Booked a timed slot - was told we would called within 11 mins we weren't. Shown to our seats and someone took pity on us after 15 mins and took a drink order. This is now 30ish mins after our...More

1  Thank cholsey18
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had to wait 30 minutes for a table as was very busy, no seating to wait, during this wait time we watched as team members came out to collect guests majority of them looked like it was a hassle to them. Once seated, next to...More

1  Thank sandra s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was disappointed with my visit to the rainforest cafe due to the minimal vegetarian options. There was only 2 main courses that were meat free. When I asked if I could substitute the meat in any of the courses (such as the stir fry...More

Thank louisen1014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the rainforest cafe the last time I visited Orlando when I was a kid (10) which was 13 years ago, and had very fond memories of the place. Well, it certainly didn't disappoint! My partner had a steak, although it was very expensive,...More

Thank Katie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rain forest cafe was great! We had reservations, so the wait was not bad and the food is always good.

Thank travelmomma25
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Questions & Answers
August 5, 2017|
Response from doloresb650 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I do not know the answer. I do not eat gluten free meals. I do not know what cards they do or do not take. Sorry.
June 27, 2017|
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Response from Billie R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the restaurant is very accommodating when it comes to celebrations. I would call direct also to set up specifics if needed.
May 14, 2017|
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Response from casas9425 | Reviewed this property |
I would strongly recommend you make them. I always do and still I have to wait around 15 minutes for a table. It's a popular, fun place. Worth the wait.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 N Rainforest Rd, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL 32830-8419
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-938-9100
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World (requires admission)
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