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Ghirardelli Soda Fountain & Chocolate Shop

#4 of 158 Dessert in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1710 E Buena Vista Dr, Disney Springs Marketplace, Orlando, FL 32830-8401
+1 407-934-8855
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9:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:30 am - 12:00 am
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Newfoundland, Canada
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110 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Probably the most expensive ice cream treat I have ever purchased but also one of the best!! $12 for a chocolate brownie sundae ! The service is fast despite the long lineups.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There is something magical about sitting inside or outside of this Soda Fountain. We always the award wining Hot Fudge Sundae. This ends our shopping day and competes the dessert requirement I need when I vacation. The ice cream is delectable and the Hot Fudge is Superb!! It is a must stop!!

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We always stop here for hot chocolate in December, but was so warm this trip we got ice cream instead---need I say more? Ghirardelli---Ice Cream---can that possibly be bad? Also look forward to the peppermint bark chocolates given away free at the door---THANKS. Giving it away free does work, as my wife ordered a CASE when we got back home.... More 

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Howland, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

we split a banana split it was great . place your order and the bring it to the table . great flavor good size a bit over priced but this is Disney . lets stop with the religious questions below I only care about the food

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Apopka, Florida
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great varieties and professional servers. Briittani and the other servers were so professional and polite. I didn't understand why so much for bottled water but the chocolate was a deal.

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Columbia City, Indiana
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love ice cream, they have just about anything you want here. Very large sundaes, any toppings you desire or just a few scoops in a waffle cone. So good!

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Thank Erin C
Orlando, Florida
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are anywhere near Disney Springs than Ghiradellis Soda Fountain and Chocolate factory is a must stop for ANYONE who wants to enjoy the best chocolatey desert in Orlando.

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Thank Jason W
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So disappointed. This has been a family tradition but not any more. Fudge was gooped on the bottom and thick. Ice cream had an after taste. Go find the gelato shop, easier on the wallet and much tastier.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been going to Ghirardelli for years. Usually hit it or 2 times when we visit Disney. Since they remodeled the order area a few years ago it goes really smooth. GOOD JOB!!!!

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Thank Edward M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Disney Springs to celebrate a birthday. What lady would not want chocolate for her birthday. Best chocolate every tasted.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1710 E Buena Vista Dr, Disney Springs Marketplace, Orlando, FL 32830-8401
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-934-8855
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?