Disney Information Station Logo

Go Back   The DIS Discussion Forums - DISboards.com > Disney Trip Planning Forums > Disney Restaurants
Find Hotel Specials & DIScounts
 
facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS UpdatesDIS email updates
Register Chat FAQ Tickers Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read





Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 10-25-2012, 01:38 PM   #1
Brhalsey
Earning My Ears
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 11

Favorite Quick Service Spots

We will be in Disney Dec 11-18th on the Disney Plus Dining Plan
We already have all of our table service meals booked but wanted to get some insider information and recommendations on quick service places that have the best food and overall most for your meal!
Brhalsey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2012, 01:42 PM   #2
blondie219
Life isn't about waiting for the storms to pass, its about learning to dance in the rain.
 
blondie219's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Concord, Virginia
Posts: 36

Probably one of our favorites is Flame Tree BBQ at AK. The portions are massive, two could easily share and the food is REALLY good.
__________________
DH Me DD13 DS6

03/89 Offsite
06/06 Allstar Music

12/09 Allstar Music (Family Suite)
1/13 Caribbean Beach
1/14 Port Orleans
blondie219 is offline   Reply With Quote
|
The DIS
Register to remove

Join Date: 1997
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,000,000
Old 10-25-2012, 01:47 PM   #3
andrencau
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 124

Not in the parks but QS at the Contemporary is a favorite. Great variety. Love sitting and watching the monorail go by overhead.
andrencau is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2012, 01:49 PM   #4
jgh
Peter Pan!
 
jgh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Athens, GA...461 miles from WDW!
Posts: 571

My favorite restaurant (and it is a QS) at Disney is Pizzafari in Animal Kingdom. I'm not sure why either! Love their pizza. Get a pizza without a side salad and with a CUP (not bottle) of water and it's only $6.99 or something like that!

I don't know why I like their pizza more than any other places at Disney. I DO remember eating at a QS at Disneyland in 2009. I got a SLICE of pizza (at Pizzafari you get a mini-pan pizza) and it was the worst pizza I'd ever put in my mouth. D:
__________________


jgh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2012, 02:17 PM   #5
owl0306
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 432

columbia harbour house - mk
captain cooks - poly
owl0306 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2012, 03:03 PM   #6
rustyanchor
Mouseketeer
 
rustyanchor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: AL
Posts: 408

I have to second Flame Tree at AK! At Epcot, my favorites are Tangierine Cafe (Morocco) and Kringla (Norway). At Hollywood Studios I'd pick Starring Rolls, nothing outstanding but good for a quick bite. As for MK, I am not particularly fond of any of their QS restaurants (I'm hoping Be Our Guest lunch will change that ), but if I don't have an ADR or don't want to take the time for a TS meal I'll usually get some corn dog nuggets at Casey's.
Downtown Disney also has a great QS option in Wolfgang Puck Express (AMAZING meatloaf sandwich and fries!!). I've heard Earl of Sandwich is great but have never been myself.
rustyanchor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2012, 03:59 PM   #7
DaisyLynn
DIS Veteran
 
DaisyLynn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Maine
Posts: 1,424

I second Captain Cook's at the Poly. For the chips. Definitely my favorite snackfood in all of Disney!

We also like Cosmic Ray's at MK for the variety, Wolfgang Puck Express at DTD because we've always been so satisfied with the service and food and Yak and Yeti counter service for the Honey Chicken. Yum!

Oh, and the best burger I've ever had in all of Disney QS... Leaning Palms at Typhoon Lagoon!
__________________
Me DH DD DCat

DaisyLynn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2012, 11:41 PM   #8
Ro Z
DIS Veteran
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Salisbury, MA
Posts: 2,551

Everyone has given you great choices. But forgot Sunshine Seasons. Love it. Lots of variety and strawberry shortcake!
Ro Z is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2012, 12:17 AM   #9
TheRustyScupper
Average Banjo Picker and Fairly Good Sailing Master
 
TheRustyScupper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: 15-min from WDW.
Posts: 19,475

Hmmm, best QS eateries?
In our opinion . . .
. . . Epcot: Sunshine Seasons (maybe the best QS in WDW)
. . . MK: Columbia House
. . . AK: Flame Tree (good ribs)
. . . DHS: Backlot Epress
. . . DTD: Earl of Sandwich
. . . BB: Lottawatta Lodge
. . . TL: Typhoon Tilly's
. . . Deluxe Resorts: Capt Cook's at Poly
. . . Moderate Resorts: Sassagoula Flatworks at POFQ
. . . Value Resorts: Landscapes of Flavor at AoA
TheRustyScupper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2012, 05:34 AM   #10
sephorachick
DIS Veteran
 
sephorachick's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Charles Town,WV
Posts: 3,051

MK- Caseys or Columbia Harbor House ( tunsa sandwich I love!)
I like storybook treats ice cream sundaes as well
__________________
Kate WDWCP Spring 99-Spring 00

Me: Husband: Pacey Minnie Vicky Ginger

Check out my Disney blog!
www.yohoyohobloggerslifeforme.blogspot.com
Today's entry is on Boma's Banana Bread recipe & review!

Facebook page for my Disney blog! Please "LIKE"
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Yohoyo...99050306822131
sephorachick is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2012, 06:05 AM   #11
ciera321
DIS Veteran
 
ciera321's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Kansas City, MISSOURI
Posts: 4,225

Here's my favorites!
DTD - Our favorite overall CS is Wolfgang Puck Express!!! Fresh, delicious, big portions and a great variety. The most TS-like of all the CS places.
MK - We love Columbia Harbour House.
DHS - I know a lot of people dislike CS here, but we really like Backlot Express. The burgers are good, but the chicken salad is our new favorite...so good!
EP - So many good ones here, but we like Sunshine Seasons, Tangierine Cafe and of course Boulangerie Patisserie.....
AK - Flametree BBQ is where we head back to every trip!!!
__________________
RobinTim Alex RyanPixieWinnieAKL02*10 BC06 CBR96 CR89*97*07*08 CSR99*04*09*12*14 Poly08 POR05 WL04*06 POP11*14 FQ13

ciera321 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2012, 06:36 AM   #12
bluejasmine
DIS Veteran
 
bluejasmine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Florida
Posts: 7,769

We love

Pecos Bills-great bbq sammy, burgers, taco salad and chicken wrap plus awesome toppings bar

CHH- nice change with tuna or hummus sandwhich, salad, fried shrimp or fish and lobster roll

CR-ribs, chicken, wraps, soups, plus the normal burgers

Tangerine Cafe- from gyros, to sliders to meatballs and yellow rice

Katsura Grill-sushi, terriyaki, udon

Sunshine Seasons-from chicken, ribs,salmon, to chinese, sushi, porkchops, gourmet sammys
__________________
ASMo 2003/2005, ASMu 2009,Pop 2006/2013, SSR 2008, Poly CL 2010/2011/2013, GF CL 2012, AKL 2011, CR 2011, BC CL 2012, POR 2005/2012, CBR 2011, DCL Fantasy 2012, Hilton DTD 2011(2x) Best Western DTD 2010/2012
bluejasmine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2012, 07:02 AM   #13
Goofy Daddy
Earning My Ears
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Ithaca, NY
Posts: 8

Casey's in Magic Kingdom!
Goofy Daddy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2012, 09:29 AM   #14
wdwloverz
Tigger, is that you??
 
wdwloverz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Barnegat NJ
Posts: 541

As many pp have said, for quality and the best value for your dining plan (ie, the most expensive things you can get for 1 quick service credit) Wolfgang Puck Express at DTD Marketplace is the winner, with 5 entrees over $15, the salmon is $18!!
Here's the menu http://allears.net/menu/menu_wpe.htm

I think some runners up are Flame Tree, Columbia Harbor House, Pecos Bill's (for the topping bar, makes a very average burger GREAT!) Sunshine Seasons has some nice choices and is good quality. Boulangerie Patisserie is EXCELLENT quality, but a much better use of your snack credits (ex., warm ham & cheese croissant, a napoleon and a cappuccino would be 3 snack credits and is enough for a good meal, or for two to share...)
__________________
DEBBIE(46)dhChris(48) dsMike(26) ddManda(25) Our dog Mickey(8) Lily Bear(3) Jimmy(15):Kitten(9):
Past stays:GFV, BLT, WL concierge(2x), VWL, BC, POR, POP(2x), FWcabins(7x), Poly concierge, AKL(2x), AKV Jambo house(2x) (MANY x's off property)
wdwloverz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2012, 09:49 AM   #15
Liliesinthevalley
Earning My Ears
 
Liliesinthevalley's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 35

I have always had this certain love for Cosmic Rays. I don't know if it is because it was my very first CS on my first visit or what (I loved the BBQ). Now, however, I tend to prefer Pecos Bills. That may change, again, once BOG opens

Sadly, I haven't eaten at a lot of the CS places as we tend to eat a TS lunch and I am hardly ever hungry the rest of the day. I may borrow some ideas from this thread for my upcoming trip , though
__________________


Me Lexi (RIP): Gracie:

Liliesinthevalley is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
GET OUR DIS UPDATES DELIVERED BY EMAIL



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:20 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Copyright © 1997-2014, Werner Technologies, LLC. All Rights Reserved.