One of those that rarely makes our “must do” list is Planet Hollywood Observatory. Typically known more for its movie memorabilia than its food, we’ve often left rather unimpressed by the eats. But we revisited it recently to see if there was anything on the menu that could change our mind. [Read more…]
We’re suckers for original Disneyland locales, and The Golden Horseshoe in Frontierland is one of those that totally steals our hearts. A mainstay of the park since day one, there’s plenty of lore about this now-quick service spot, including the presence of Walt’s personal box — at the right-most corner of the restaurant’s balcony — which is now open to the public.
You’ll find this new fast-casual spot located near the Planet Hollywood Store across from the Coke Store.
The significance of the name of this restaurant should not be missed. Chicken Guy! is a nod to celebrity chef Guy Fieri who has partnered with restauranteur Robert Earl to open this flagship location of the restaurant. You may know their work from Guy Fieri’s Burger and Sandwich menu at Planet Hollywood Observatory. [Read more…]
We were invited to take a sneak peek at the newest restaurant coming to Disney Springs… and that’s Chicken Guy!
In fact, Chicken Guy! is both the name of the restaurant and also a nod to one of the two people behind this new venture: celebrity chef Guy Fieri, who has partnered once again with restauranteur Robert Earl. [Read more…]
When Disneyland Splitsville Luxury Lanes opened in Downtown Disney in California, guests were elated. The long-awaited bowling-alley-with-eats was finally open — and it did not disappoint!
Thanks to Leigh Caldwell for putting together this great review of Pollo Campero, Disney World’s newest quick service restaurant, which opened in Downtown Disney this weekend. Leigh writes about Walt Disney World and theme parks in general on her site, ThemeParkMom.com, and for AOL’s travel blog, Gadling.com.
My daughter and I made a visit to the Festival of the Masters at Downtown Disney this weekend, and we had to stop in to try the new Pollo Campero restaurant for lunch.
Pollo Campero is a counter service restaurant, which shares space with two other eateries – Fresh A-Peel and Babycakes NYC. It’s part of a chain of chicken restaurants that serve up Latin flavors.
The new restaurants opened Nov. 12 at Downtown Disney, in the building formerly occupied by McDonald’s, in between T-Rex Cafe and the Lego store.
At Pollo Campero and Fresh A-Peel guests order at the counter, get their food and proceed to a central bank of cash registers to pay, much like the Sunshine Seasons set-up. There was a long line when [Read more…]