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Old 02-25-2013, 03:03 PM   #1
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Help me decide where to eat at Hollywood Studios

Hi there!! I started reserving dining for our trip in April. So far I have a few booked. Would you be so kind and recommend a good place to eat at Hollywood studios? Also of the list I have booked is there one you would eliminate? My girls are 5 yrs old. I tried to book BOG but no luck Thanks!! (We are on the dining Plan)

Boma Dinner
Ohana's Dinner
Crystal Palace Dinner
Akershus Dinner
Cape May Cafe Dinner
Ohana's Breakfast
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Old 02-25-2013, 03:07 PM   #2
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Would you be so kind and recommend a good place to eat at Hollywood studios?
In my opinion, there isn't a "good place" in Hollywood Studios...

However, 50s Prime Time Cafe is the least objectionable, and the only one we still consider... although we usually book something in one of the resorts and leave the park for dinner.
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Old 02-25-2013, 03:08 PM   #3
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We like 50s Prime Time Cafe at HS.
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Old 02-25-2013, 03:32 PM   #4
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My favorite place at DHS is Hollywood Brown Derby, however, it's not really a good use of two credits. For shear fun, my family likes Sci Fi.
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Old 02-25-2013, 03:46 PM   #5
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A vote here for Sci Fi. We tried it last year with our nearly 4 year old DS and didn't really know what to expect, but it was a blast. Its such a unique, and original place to eat. Some have reported younger children being scared of the weird movie clips they play on the big screen, so if thats not your cup of tea, maybe avoid Sci Fi.
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Old 02-25-2013, 04:00 PM   #6
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We still like Mama Melrose, although 50's Prime Time is a lot of fun!!
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Old 02-25-2013, 04:07 PM   #7
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We like 50's Primtime. I'm not saying it's "the best thing ever" but the atmosphere is fun and I found the meatloaf and pot roast both worth going back for. As for Brown Derby, we were a party of 9 and most did not enjoy that meal. I found the food very good, but (much to my chagrin) my parents and two younger children do not care for anything that is a little "fancy" and so did not find the food appealing. I would check out the menu there to be sure your family would enjoy their offerings.
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Old 02-25-2013, 04:29 PM   #8
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another vote for 50's Prime Time. Had a great dinner there for Mothers Day last year, and again in December. Have eaten there several times over the years and never had a disappointment.
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DH and DD's love Mama Melrose. We have had wonderful meals there.

And DD's have also requested a return trip to Sci Fi. The atmosphere there is a ton of fun for kids (at least mine ).
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Old 02-25-2013, 04:36 PM   #10
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I don't care for any of the sit downs at HS. My opinion would be to eat CS at the park, we like Backlot Express and then either do a breakfast before (maybe Kona) or dinner away from the park at one of the resorts or DD (Park Fare, Chef Mickeys or Raglan Road are great options) .
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Sci Fi and Primetime both have decent food with great atmospheres that a 5 year old would enjoy.

I like the food at the Brown Derby but it isn't a great DDP value and not nearly as fun for kids.

I would go with Sci Fi!
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We love Hollywood Brown Derby and Mama Melrose
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Old 02-25-2013, 05:11 PM   #13
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Another vote for 50's cafe. Sampler meal is very good & love the s'mores for dessert!
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Old 02-25-2013, 05:15 PM   #14
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50's Prime Time is my favorite. I normally get the fried chicken.

Last trip we did try Sci-Fi and it was okay. My kids liked it.

I just asked them which they liked better. They said both.
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Old 02-25-2013, 05:32 PM   #15
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we always book sci-fi!!
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