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Old 05-19-2013, 04:50 PM   #1
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Top Two Restaurants You Still Haven't Visited

What are the top two restaurants that you really want to eat at, but for some reason haven't yet? What catches your eye about them?
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Old 05-19-2013, 04:57 PM   #2
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1) Coral Reef Restaurant. -We haven't eaten here yet because my wife is not a big seafood person. What catches my eye about this restaurant is the beautiful fish and sharks swimming right by the tables. It's definitely on my list to do!

2) Victoria and Albert's. -The simple reason we haven't eaten here yet is the price. We have young children so it's something we will do when they get older, or we find a really really cheap babysitter
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Old 05-19-2013, 04:57 PM   #3
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• The Dining Room at Wolfgang Puck's - it's the last signature restaurant we've left to try.

• Victoria and Albert's - for obvious reasons. This will soon be remedied, however. We're dining there on our next visit!

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Old 05-19-2013, 05:04 PM   #4
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V&A & Sanaa - We ate in an Indian restaurant for the first time Fri. I don't know what took us so long. Now I can't wait to try Sanaa.

I've always wanted to try Upstairs @ Wolfgang Puck's also, but the reviews are so bad we keep putting it off. Someday....

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Old 05-19-2013, 05:18 PM   #5
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50's prime time café-we went in once to see if we could get a table,heard the waitresses shouting and walked right out.
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Old 05-19-2013, 05:28 PM   #6
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1.) Jiko & Sanaa - I know these are different restaurants, but my family has not eaten at either for the same reason - we won't travel far for food and find taking a taxi to be a silly expense (and we're form NYC). We plan to stay at Animal Kingdom Lodge next Spring using Vacation Club points.

On the one hand, we recognize that Jiko is the Signature, but we also love a room with a view. We'll try both next April.

2.) Monsieur Paul - my wife & I love French food, but since we love a room with a view, Coral Reef has been our go-to in Epcot. And if we're coming from the Boardwalk - blueZoo is our favorite and Monsieur Paul is not likely to be better. We will eat at blueZoo twice before diversifying for diversity sake.

Honorable Mention - I've not eaten at V&A with my wife. The thought of traveling with the extra clothes (dress shoes, jacket, cocktail dress) has not met with our current desire. In all likelihood, Fall 2014.
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Liberty Tree for lunch, I really want the Colony Salad and Toffee dessert. I have it booked!

Chef De France , again for lunch have wanted to get the pre fix menu, starting with lobster bisque, mac augratin and ending with a yummy dessert, wanted to book this vacation, just didnt get on list. My family is very repetative kinda folk.

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Old 05-19-2013, 05:32 PM   #8
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The two restaurants that I have been meaning to try but still haven't are Kouzzina and Flying Fish.

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V&A and California Grill

Will be doing V&A soon and California Grill will have to wait until late this year once they reopen.
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1. Cinderella's Royal Table-I want to eat in the castle!

2. Citrico's-Besides V&A it's the only signature I have left to eat at.
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Old 05-19-2013, 06:04 PM   #12
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California Grill and LeCellier

We have had ADR's for both, at various times, but neither worked out. YES, I cancelled! I would never just not show up!

Each trip we try to include one or two new dining experience. Last time was Artist Point, which was amazing and the Luau, which was fun.
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There are only three I can think of that I've never been to at all - Nine Dragons, Yachtsman Steakhouse and Crystal Palace. Haven't done the Luau or Mickey's Backyard Barbecue and have no interest in those. I think the only one I'd want to try at all is Nine Dragons.
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Monsieur Paul and Victoria and Albert's
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Old 05-19-2013, 06:22 PM   #15
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There are lots I am still dying to try, but there's one I've really had my eye on for years now -- Narcoosee's. I am a big seafood lover and the pics/menu just looks to-die-for to me!

DD (12) doesn't care for seafood and has not wanted to try it, so I have deferred to her up to this point. One of these days, though, I'm going to remind her who pays for these trips and that she will eat at Narcoosee's and LIKE it!

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