We are planning a trip in 2009. I am considering the deluxe dining package. Is it cheaper to get the deluxe dining package and how difficult is it to find where you are allowed to eat on this plan?
- Asked by Rachel from NC on 7/27/2008
The deluxe dining package requires a lot of advanced planning. You will need to dine at at least two table service restaurants per day in order to get your money's worth out of the plan.
Also, this takes time away from touring. Some vacations... read more
Hi sorry its me again Erin just a quick question Coral Reef or California Grill with 2 boys aged 9 & 6 cant make up our minds thanx
- Asked by mandy from angus on 8/5/2008
I'm glad you wrote back! As an update to your question HERE, we still don't have a pdf for the 2009 dining plan. But I can now link you HERE to the 2009 package information. Allearsnet.com has a summary on their site as well. Search for an article... read more
I am planning a trip next year with my family of five and my mother and father and plan to purchase the deluxe dining plan. Does the 18% gratutiy for large parties include young children my two youngest are 4? Thanks for your help.
- Asked by Jennifer from MI on 8/5/2008
With the Disney Dining Plan, parties of six or more people will have an 18% gratuity automatically added to their bill. Children are part of this head count. For counting purposes, your family of five, plus your parents , would give you a party size... read more
What do you think of the new 2009 Quick Service dining plan? Our family of 6 (2 adults, 4 kids: 6, 4, 2, infant) will be visiting in December 2009 (Value Season). I'm trying to decide which dining plan is best. THANKS!
- Asked by Christy from UT on 8/4/2008
I think the Quick Service Dining Plan is a nice alternative for people who do not like to plan far in advance. The Basic and Deluxe Plans include table service meals, which require making reservations in advance (the earlier the... read more
On DDP 1 DS 11& one DS 9. 9 y/o has children's price. Afraid this might pose a problem for younger DS as he's not going to want limited children's menu each time. ADR's for some buffets-ChefM/Donald's,some fam style, LTT/ GGrill. Can we pay for extra f
- Asked by Rhonda from MN on 7/26/2008
You won't have any problems at all at the buffet-style meals. Your nine-year-old will be able to eat the same food in the same quantities as anyone else in the family. He will not be in any way limited to the food he can choose. For all intents as... read more