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#96 of 1,063 American in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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BRICK OVEN-FIRED FLATBREADS
Triple Cheese Flat Bread
pecorino, asiago, and provolone, sun-dried tomato, arugula pesto
USD 12
Hardwood-smoked Salmon Flatbread
chive cream cheese, capers, black tobiko, soft-cooked egg
USD 13
Lamb Gyro Flatbread
USD 14
Bacon Cheeseburger Flatbread
wagyu beef, tillamook cheddar, house-made dill pickles, florida tomato ketchup
USD 13
SUSHI
Tuna Three Ways
poke, tartare, tataki
USD 23
Yuzu-marinated Sashimi
yellowfin tuna, salmon, hamachi, snapper, wasabi oil
USD 21
“dragon Roll”
spicy and tataki tuna, shrimp tempura, bell pepper, avocado, chili-soy glaze
USD 28
Spicy Kazan Roll
crab, shrimp, scallops, tuna, fireball sauce
USD 22
California Roll
jumbo lump crab, avocado, cucumber
USD 22
Yoshie’s Deluxe Sushi Platter
maki and nigiri
USD 28
Tempura Seafood Roll
USD 21
FIRST COURSE
Crispy Rock Shrimp Salad
asian pear, red onions, soy reduction, wasabi cream
USD 17
Heirloom Apple Salad
local greens, rogue river blue cheese, pistachio vinaigrette
USD 14
Handmade Potato Gnocchi
wild mushrooms, edamame, smoked pork, organic soft-poached egg
USD 16
Chef’s Garden Tomato Salad
USD 15
Roasted Kabocha Squash Soup
candied bacon, cinnamon apples, spiced cider cream
USD 11
Hearts Of Romaine
roasted garlic dressing, marinated anchovies, olives, aged parmesan, croutons
USD 11
Cider-steamed “big Ones” Mussels
applewood-smoked bacon, fennel, crème fraîche, heirloom apples
USD 14
Sonoma Goat Cheese Ravioli
sun-dried tomatoes, pesto, shiitake mushrooms, basil
USD 14
Summer Lobster Salad
USD 20
MAIN COURSE
Grilled Pork Tenderloin
goat cheese polenta, roasted mushrooms, zinfandel glaze, crispy sage
USD 37
Oak-fired Filet Of Beef
buttered purple stokes purée, citrus-glazed carrots, teriyaki barbecue
USD 47
Pumpkin-fig Ravioli
spiced winter fruit mostarda, fig pinot noir syrup, pumpkin seed-sage crumble
USD 31
Florida Black Grouper
creamy white corn tasso grits, tuscan kale, fried okra, espelette vinaigrette
USD 40
Veal Chop
creamy o'henry sweet potato hash, wild mushroom, root spinach, chimichurri
USD 47
Seared Diver Scallops
zellwood corn risotto, spiced tomato broth, micro popcorn shoots
USD 40
All-natural Bell & Evans Chicken
zellwood corn cake, corn purée, petite carrots, chipotle emulsion
USD 34
Atlantic Swordfish
cauliflower purée, chili-garlic butter, carnival cauliflower, lime gastrique
USD 36
DESSERTS
Brown Sugar Spice Cake
pumpkin panna cotta, cranberry compote, and warmed pumpkin ganache
USD 12
Pear And Almond Tart
poached pears, lemon shortbread crust, and toasted almond ice cream
USD 12
Valrhona Chocolate Cake
warm chocolate cake with molten center, gianduja ice cream, and frangelico chocolate sauce
USD 13
Heather’s Chocolate Sampler
marshmallow whoopie pies, chipotle chocolate cupcake, peanut butter buckeye pop, and valrhona mint chocolate chip
USD 12
Bananas And Caramel
crispy baked phyllo squares layered with banana, mascarpone mousse, and caramelized banana
USD 12
Warm Heirloom Apple Crisp
(no sugar added) chai ice cream, hippen tuile, and apple-currant compote
USD 12
Caramel Corn Crème Brûlée
zellwood sweet corn custard, salted caramel swirl ice cream, and caramel corn brittle
USD 12
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pros: Good food, lots of options, great view and seating options, fantastic service by cast member Simo(n). Cons: Expensive, small portions, slow service so plan on being there awhile. Overall for a first visit, we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and would return on our next trip!

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had a wonderful dinner here at the top of the Contemporary Hotel. They had my favorite wine since the huge wine selection has wines from California and I love the Rombauer Zinfandel. Our server was very interesting and conversed with us...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is in Disney’s Contemporary Hotel, the original Disney Hotel. The restaurant is on the top floor which gives you great views of all the Disney Theme Parks. You can go out on to the roof to get better views and we went out...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed April 22, 2020

This Restaurant has High end cuisine.Its 2 pts each on the Disney meal plan but its well worth it.If you time it right you can see the Magic Kingdom fireworks show.I have the steak every time we go and it does not disappoint. It melts...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 19, 2020

First time we have ever dined at this restaurant. We were there during the first week of March 2020. Food was excellent. My wife had the Grouper, i had the scallops. We stayed for the fireworks. Worth doing again

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 18, 2020

After having a fantastic experience at California Grill for brunch, my husband and I wanted to try it out for dinner on our next trip to Disney. We could not have asked for a better meal. We checked in 10 minutes prior to our reservation...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 7, 2020

A very nice hotel restaurant. The food is fantastic and the menu is big enough for everyone in your party to get something special.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 23, 2020

This is one of our favorite romantic restaurants. This time though, the service was lacking. We usually have a drink server, but not this time. We had to ask for refills. I think the filets were a lot smaller than last time. We will still...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 20, 2020

Everything was exceptional from the service (Thank you Scott) to the perfectly prepared food and drink. Our party could not have been happier.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed February 20, 2020

If you want a great view of the fireworks while sitting down this is the place. We were disappointed in the food quality and the service. Our server tried to upsell on us every single item which we find extremely annoying. We just wanted a...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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tlang5
January 8, 2020|
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Response from Nancy B | Reviewed this property |
around this time of year, yes. The huge vacation crowds are gone and it's far less busy, but with that said, firework events are so pretty up there, it's one of the best places to see so it does get crowded. Get up there an... More
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teeniem2015
January 4, 2020|
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Response from scootstheman | Reviewed this property |
Get there early and eat at the lounge then go back with your receipt and you will get back in the Cali grill for the fireworks. The lounge has the same menu as the restaurant.
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IL8888
August 6, 2019|
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Response from guillermob400 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you ll allow. Best way is to make a reservation.
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