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The Crystal Palace

Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 32830
+1 407-939-3463
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“flank steak” (47 reviews)
“french toast” (84 reviews)
“chicken nuggets” (61 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 32830
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Reviewed yesterday

Don't go here without an advance reservation. The food is just not high enough quality for the prices charged. For those of us who can remember years past, the food at this particular restaurant was quite good. Now, at best a bad day at a...More

Thank Wayne W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had been to Crystal Palace for dinner a couple of years ago, and we really weren’t impressed. Found the food to be mediocre at best. We decided to go back this trip anyway, specifically for the character experience. We were really pleasantly surprised. The...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the best times we had, we had a part of 10. This place everyone was on point. Staff was on it. Even if it was buffet style drinks were always full and never needed a thing the characters stopped at every table so...More

Thank Eric O
Reviewed 4 days ago

It took five family trips to Walt Disney World for us to finally try The Crystal Palace. Since it was one of the few character meals we hadn't had, we decided to give it a go, and we were not disappointed! Half of our part...More

Thank Erin R
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have eaten at the Crystal Palace all my life when I go to the Magic Kingdom. My daughter scheduled the character breakfast for our family trip last week. I didn't really want to go due to the cost. It is $20 per child and...More

Thank delainao
Reviewed 5 days ago

A very good restaurant with a pleasant atmosphere and helpful staff. A lot of characters surrounding tables, coming for hugs and kisses. A must-do for kids!

Thank marcuss696
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

No. Not worth it, not even for the character experience. Winnie the Pooh and friends wear a tattered costume and prance around the restaurant where they take a quick picture for $200. The food is so bland and is of Golden Corral standards (no offense...More

Thank Yolanda G
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Crystal Palace is in the heart of the Magic Kingdom and is a must! I definitely recommend reservations as it is very popular. It is a buffet with plenty of selections for every palate. There is also a kid section with chicken fingers and...More

1  Thank 847kimberleyt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must for Disney fans who love Winnie the Pooh and his friends. This was a character breakfast and was in the form of a help yourself buffet. The food was delicious with plenty of choice from fresh fruit and yoghurt right through...More

2  Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a buffet style restaurant with a bit of a british slant on the food. We arrived and joined the check in queue, then waited around 15 mins to be called into the restaurant. We were seated on the left side where most of...More

Thank Red panda p
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Jennifer M
July 11, 2018|
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Response from James L | Reviewed this property |
For Lunch and Dinner ages 3-9 are $28.00, and for ages 10 and overs it’s $47.00. Be warned that parties of 6 or more are charged an 18% service charge, which is ridiculous for a Buffett. We had 6 people in our party, and we... More
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hsouders1
July 3, 2018|
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Response from hippiemoose | Reviewed this property |
When we went in January it was $60 plus tax and tip. Personally thought it not worth the price for the food selection. Second time going, would not go again.
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lee h
June 14, 2018|
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Response from Softaildeluxestu4ever | Reviewed this property |
No reservation needed but you need to wait to be seated... just like any other restaurant! Wait is around less than 13 minutes. We were there in May! Good luck and enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $40
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 2:45 PM
3:15 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
3:15 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Tuesday
3:15 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Wednesday
3:15 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Thursday
3:15 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Friday
3:15 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Saturday
3:15 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 32830
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-939-3463
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World (requires admission)
Description
The Crystal Palace Restaurant at Magic Kingdom Theme Park serves a buffet of American cuisine at breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy this Buffet with Character!Step into The Hundred Acre Wood as you enter this whimsical restaurant for a willy nilly delicious good time. Marvel at the colorful Character topiary of Winnie the Pooh and his friends Piglet, Eeyore and Tigger. The light and airy ambiance fits the upbeat blustery mood, surrounded by Victorian elegance.Live On-Stage Kitchen at The Crystal PalaceWatch The Crystal Palace come to life with the sights and smells of the day's offerings as chefs prepare your fare in the live on-stage kitchen.The breakfast buffet includes traditional favorites such as omelets, cereals, freshly baked pastries, fresh fruit, breakfast pizza and cheddar cheese potatoes.The buffet abounds with American favorites like carved flank steak for lunch and sirloin for dinner, rotisserie chicken and Atlantic salmon, along with dishes that have a delicious hint of curry, cinnamon, mango and papaya. Desserts tempt you with a variety of sweet delights.Kid's Buffet at The Crystal PalaceNail on your tail and get over to ""Pooh Corner,"" The Crystal Palace's separate buffet just for kids! Little ones can fill their plates with fried chicken nuggets, macaroni and cheese, peanut butter & jelly sandwiches and pizza.
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