Hi! We have 9:20 pm dinner reservations on April 6th for our family at California Grill in the Contemporary Resort. Will we be able to view the MK Wishes fireworks at that time easily from the restaurant? Does it get crowded. Have two boys ages 6 and 9.
- Asked by Jennifer from NJ on 2/23/2014
Hi Jennifer, Your reservation should be perfect timing to see the 10 p.m. Wishes fireworks over Magic Kingdom from atop the Contemporary resort. Most of the tables at the California Grill offer views of the fireworks, and the restaurant dims the... read more
Would you recommend Hoop Dee Doo or Spirit of Aloha. My boys are 14 & 9. They both look great, but not sure which one they would like. I see different seating "categories" for each. Which one would be a good viewing? Thanks. This panel help
- Asked by Kim from NY on 2/22/2014
Hello Kim. Thanks for asking your question here on the Disney Parks Moms Panel. I am so glad to see you are thinking about adding in a Dinner Show to your vacation schedule. They both are a lot of fun. I have experienced... read more
I am celebrating my 40th birthday and want to dine at either California Grill or Luau at Polynesian. We will have our 1 and 3 year old with us. Which would be better with the kids? Thanks!
- Asked by Jennifer from FL on 2/20/2014
Jennifer: Although some think its story line is a bit hokey, the dancing in the Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show is quite captivating. However, I would caution you against taking two little ones with you. As much as I enjoy the dancing, I must admit... read more
Thanks for all your help, Moms! Can u please tell me how long to allow for dinner at Victoria & Alberts? Is there still a photographer that will take your picture there? We will b dining in the Queen Victoria room for our anniversary!
- Asked by pam from TX on 2/19/2014
Hi Pam - Happy anniversary! I've dined at Victoria & Albert's 9 times now and I can't wait for number 10. It is an absolutely incredible experience with a beautiful atmosphere, impeccable service and truly outstanding food and wine. My... read more
Hi Whitney! TY for answering my previous question! To clarify, last year we did view the fireworks from the lake as we took the Pirates & Pals Fireworks Voyage. The only reason we'd eat at CA G is to view the fireworks. Is the view from there not worth
- Asked by Carolan from CO on 2/18/2014
Carolan: As I mentioned, one of the benefits of eating at California Grill is the ability to watch the Magic Kingdom fireworks from its observation deck. Do I think the price of dinner is worth a side view of the fireworks? That depends... If... read more