Everyone knows that Disneyland is one of the world’s most magical places. Between the happy atmosphere and thrill-seeking rides, Disney is the place to be. But my absolute favorite part of Disney has to be the food. As a foodie, Disney has all of the criteria for a delicious meal whether you’re seeking sweet or savory foods. Plus, check out 10 Pretty Cool Disney Facts You Probably Didn’t About Disney.
Literally everyone loves French fries. No one can resist eating them. These gourmet fries are even better than plain old fries that are seasoned with salt. These beauties are seasoned with garlic, parsley, and parmesan. They’re served with a spicy side of rémoulade. You can find them at Cafe Orleans.
2. Kiosk Churros
Disneyland has THE BEST churros. If you’re looking for a quick, easy, and decently priced food option, a churro is your best bet. There are several small kiosks throughout the park that sell churros. The churros come in a few different flavors: Candy Cane, Caliente Churro, S’mores, and Original. These sweet treats are gooey on the inside and perfectly flaky on the outside. Just be sure to share with a friend because these things are huge!
The Lamplight Lounge has become my favorite Disney restaurant and bar. There’s a balcony with a view that you can’t beat and the appetizers are always delicious and fresh. Plus, their cocktails are top-notch. Check out the amazing view of the ferris wheel from the balcony below.
3. The Teaser
This cocktail is not too sweet or fruity so it’s perfect for people who prefer a lighter taste. The cocktail is made up of gin, hibiscus liqueur, lime juice, agave nectar, and a splash of tonic water. You’ll love the fresh taste of the hibiscus. If you’re a fan of cucumber vodka, this should be your go-to Disney drink.
4. Lobster Nachos
Lobster and nachos? What’s not to love? These nachos were delicious. The chips were thick and crispy, the lobster tasted so fresh you would have thought that they just caught it in the ocean. The nachos also contain black beans, aged cheddar cheese sauce, pico, and chipotle crema. Try not to eat the entire plate yourself, I dare you.
5. Open Ocean with a Splash
If you love slushies and sweet drinks, Open Ocean is definitely for you! This frozen cocktail with Bacardi Raspberry Rum will have you thinking back to your childhood. Also, it features Blue Curacao, Liquid Alchemist Orgeat, Agave Nectar, and a little bit of lime juice. It’s the perfect drink for you to have when you need to cool off on a hot and sunny day.
6. Tuna Poke
Poke is such a healthy and versatile meal. You’re going to feel satisfied after eating without worry about going on the coasters immediately afterwards. This Poke contains yellowfin tuna, watermelon, avocado, edamame, peppers, and spicy mango nectar. Plus, the presentation is beautiful.
7. The Infinity Fizz (non-alcoholic)
This drink gives off Buzz Lightyear vibes and you or your kids are sure to love it! The drink is made up of Mountain Berry Powerade, apple juice, and cherry peach. This drink is truly magical–you’re going to love the bouncing balls that truly give off a magical feel.
Disneyland Macarons can be found in several places throughout the park restaurants. Currently, Alien Planet Pizza is featuring super adorable alien shaped macarons that resemble the aliens from Toy Story. The shop is definitely worth checking out if you’re a Toy Story fan. All Disneyland macarons are delicious and freshly-baked. The outside is slightly crisp and the inside has a yummy sweet cream. Disney is always coming up with new macaron designs so be sure to check out their sweet treats during special events!
9. Chili Cone Queso
If you’re a fan of Mexican food you’re going to love Chili Cone Queso. It’s the perfect on-the-go savory treat. Literally chili con queso in a cone! Now that’s what I call imaginative. It can be found at the Cozy Cone Motel. If you’re more of a picky eater, opt for the pretzel bites, flavored popcorn, or buzzed limeade.
10. Dole Whip
Dole Whip has been a fan-favorite since it was first introduced to Disney. This sweet treat can be eaten as a pineapple float or served in a cup. Also, this dessert is perfect for vegans and non-dairy eaters because it’s ingredients are vegan-friendly. You can find this delicious treat at The Tiki Juice Bar or Aloha Isle in Adventureland.
Bengal Barbecue offers delicious skewers that you’ll be craving more of. This small stand offers meat and veggies skewers. They have several different options including the chicken skewers with chili sauce, beef skewers wrapped in bacon, and delicious bread knots known as tiger tails!
Be sure to let us know which food and drink was your favorite in Disneyland. So, there is so much variety that the possibilities are endless. Bon appétit!