One of the best ways to enjoy time in Walt Disney World is by sampling as many of the amazing dining options as possible. Throughout the property there are literally hundreds of dining locations that each feature a totally unique theme, menu, and atmosphere for guests to enjoy. While there are some foods that are pretty common and can be found in many different locations such as Mickey Premium Ice Cream Bars, chicken nuggets, and French fries, there are also a handful of really unique foods that can’t be found in more than one location. These unique food at Walt Disney World sometimes feature unique ingredients or an interesting take on a classic, but they are all delicious and should definitely be tried and enjoyed. Here are the eight most unique foods that guests will find throughout Walt Disney World.
1. Zebra Domes
Guests who visit Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge have some amazing dining options to choose from including a quick service location that offers up the unique flavors of Africa for guests to enjoy. The Mara features several ordering stations for guests to choose from as well as a delicious dessert that is like no other in Walt Disney World. Zebra Domes are small, bite sized treats that come four to a package. They combine Amarula Cream Liquor, white chocolate, chocolate, and chocolate shavings for a perfectly sweet and decadent treat.
2. Tonga Toast
Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort is also home to several amazing dining options including Kona Café, a full service restaurant located on the second floor of the Great Ceremonial House. Kona Café is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and guests who dine there for breakfast can enjoy a unique option. Tonga Toast featured a large wedge of French Toast stuffed with bananas and then smothered in cinnamon sugar. Perfectly sweet and crunchy, Tonga Toast is also served with a strawberry compote and choice of bacon, ham, or sausage.
3. Pineapple Wontons
The Asia section of Disney’s Animal Kingdom is home to a wonderful full service restaurant that is open daily for lunch and dinner. Yak & Yeti Restaurant is themed around a family who traveled throughout Southeast Asia collecting artifacts and recipes. Guests can enjoy unique Pan-Asian options including a delicious dessert that is totally unique. Fried Wontons are skewers of fresh pineapple and fried wontons stuffed with cream cheese served with vanilla ice cream and a honey-vanilla drizzle.
4. School Bread
The Norway Pavilion in Epcot’s World Showcase is home to the mega popular Frozen Ever After attraction as well as a small quick service location that offers sandwiches and delicious pastry options. Kringla Bakeri Og Kafe is located near the front of the Norway Pavilion and guests love its rustic and welcoming charm. One of the most popular items at the location is School Bread which features a sweet cardamom bun filled with vanilla crème custard and topped with toasted coconut.
Guests who visit Disney’s Port Orleans Resort French Quarter can enjoy the charm and elegance of New Orleans with plenty of fun details. Guests who visit the resort are sure to absolutely love ordering up beignets which are fried pockets of fluffy dough smothered in powdered sugar. Guests can order either three or six beignets or opt to be totally indulgent and get the beignet ice cream sundae!
6. Hummingbird Cake
One of the most popular dining options in Disney Springs brings the fresh flavors of Florida to life in a charming an inviting setting. Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’ is a full service location open daily for lunch and dinner that features an eclectic menu inspired by some of the most popular flavors and classics of the South. Guests who enjoy a meal here should definitely save room for the unique Hummingbird Cake which features a moist pineapple and banana cake accompanied by cream cheese frosting.
7. Hummus Fries
The front of the Morocco Pavilion in Epcot’s World Showcase features a wonderful full service location that offers up authentic cuisine inspired by the Mediterranean accompanied by beautiful views of World Showcase Lagoon. Spice Road Table is open daily for lunch and dinner and features an open air patio that guests will simply love. While the entire menu at the restaurant is delicious, one appetizer is particularly unique. Hummus Fries are the perfect combination of a crunchy and delicious texture and feature hints of cumin and cilantro accompanied by a preserved lemon aioli.
8. Indian-Style Bread Service
Disney’s Animal Kingdom is also home to the very popular full service restaurant Sanaa. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, guests can enjoy the flavors of Africa while overlooking the savanna and animals right outside the large windows. One of the most unique options that guests can enjoy at Sanaa is the Indian-Style Bread Service with all Nine Accompaniments. Guests can choose from Traditional Naan, Garlic-Ginger Naan, Spiced Naan, Onion Kucha, or Paneer Paratha and dip their choice in Roasted Red Pepper Hummus, Mango Chutney, Tomato-Date Jam, Tamarind Chutney, Coriander Chutney, Garlic Pickle, Red Chile Sambal, and Spicy Jalepeno-Lime Pickles.