Are you heading to Disney World soon and staying at Disney’s Art of Animation? This is a great Disney value resort with both standard guest rooms and Art of Animation family suites. It is one of our favorite Disney resorts, as the family suites easily fit our family of 6! If you are wondering about the options at the Art of Animation food court, you have come to the right place. Keep reading to find out more about Disney’s Art of Animation Hall and answers to all of your questions about this fantastic Disney resort in Orlando!
What is the Art of Animation food court called?
Disney’s Art of Animation food court is called the Landscape of Flavors food court. Along with the food court, you can also find the check-in desk, restrooms, the gift shop called the Ink and Paint Gift Shop, and an arcade in the main building.
Beyond the food court, you will find the famous big blue pool in the Nemo section of the resort. It is so easy to find plenty of dining options that your whole family will enjoy while spending some time at the resort.
There is a large dining area in the Landscape of Flavors with plenty of room for your family to spread out. There are also sections with large TVs playing Disney favorites to keep your kids entertained. You can also opt to sit outside, by the Art of Animation pools, head to the parks, or take your food back to your hotel room.
Can you use mobile order at Art of Animation?
You can use mobile order at Disney’s Art of Animation to avoid long lines. I also like using this with young kids, so they can easily see the menu items and make their decisions before getting to counter-service restaurants. Place your order using the My Disney Experience app and look for the mobile order line in the dining hall.
What are the dining options at Disney Art of Animation Resort food court?
Art of Animation’s Landscape of Flavors
This Disney hotel offers a few dining options in the central building called the Art of Animation Hall. In the dining hall, you will find several different quick service options at different stations. You will find breakfast, lunch, and dinner served from 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM, making it a perfect spot before heading out to Magic Kingdom or any of the other Disney theme parks or water parks.
Drop Off Pool Bar
You can also find a bite to eat at the Drop Off Pool Bar right at Nemo’s Big Blue Pool in the Finding Nemo wing. The pool bar is open from 11:00 AM to 10:30 PM daily. Their menu includes snacks like chips, a ham and cheese sandwich, a Greek salad, soft pretzels with cheese, and a turkey sandwich (one of my favorites!)
You can also grab frozen treats like a Mickey bar, a Mickey ice cream sandwich, or a frozen strawberry bar. Non-alcoholic beverages include lemonade, bottled water, smoothies, Powerade, and ginger beer.
Featured cocktails at the Drop Off Pool bar feature the Big Blue Ocean and the Seafoam refresher, along with margaritas, spiked lemonade, the Bourbon Breeze, and Mai Tais. You can also grab some frozen beverages like a Frozen Jack and Coke or a Frose. Beer, wine, and sangria can also be found at the pool bar!
One of the good things about doing laundry at Disney World is that the pool bar and the food court are located right near the laundry facilities at the Big Blue pool. Get your laundry done while the kids play at the pool!
How many restaurants does the Art of Animation food court have?
The Art of Animation has one main restaurant which is a quick-service location called the Landscape of Flavors. Within this quick service dining location, you will find breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There are various stations throughout the food court featuring items like waffles and eggs, sandwiches, pizza, burgers, pasta, and salads.
Can you eat at the Art of Animation pool?
Yes! You can eat at any of the Art of Animation pools. The pool is the perfect place to relax and beat the heat! The Finding Nemo pool is located right behind the food court in the main building. It is the largest single hotel pool at the Walt Disney World resort. There is also a great splash pad for little ones in the Nemo area called the Schoolyard Sprayground.
The Cozy Cone pool is a smaller pool located in the middle of the Cars buildings. You will also find the Flippin’ Fins pool in the Little Mermaid wing. Life jackets and pool towels can be found at each pool location.
How long is breakfast served at Art of Animation food court?
Breakfast is served at Art of Animation main building from 7:00 AM to 11:30 AM daily. Entrees include the classic Disney breakfast of character waffles, eggs, bacon, and sausage, along with omelets, loaded totcho bowls, and pancakes. You can also grab fresh fruit, yogurt parfaits, cinnamon rolls, and croissants.
I like to grab a quick breakfast the night before an early day at the parks or the airport. You can store them in your in-room mini fridge and be ready for the Orlando International Airport, Disney parks bus transportation, or the Skyliner. You can make coffee in your hotel room with the in-room coffee maker or grab some Joffrey’s in the food court.
What can you order for lunch or dinner at Art of Animation food court?
The menu at lunch and dinner times are generally the same. Each station will offer a different selection, so be sure to walk through or check the app for the most updated offerings. If you are in the mood for something unique, you will usually find a featured entrée like shrimp and grits, salmon, or Tandori chicken stir fry. Wanting classic park food? Try the pizza, pasta, surf burger, or chicken fingers with French fries.
If you are wanting to save some on the budget, remember you can order a kids’ meal and drinks are refillable if you are eating in the main dining hall.
Can you order pizza at the Art of Animation food court?
You can order pizza at the Art of Animation food court! This is a great Walt Disney World dining option for families, as you grab a whole pepperoni or cheese pizza for about $20. We like to grab a pizza on our arrival day and eat it either in the Art of Animation rooms, out by the pool, or while watching a Disney movie.
Most of the Disney World value resorts, moderate resorts, and deluxe resorts offer a different movie airing each night outside by the pool. This is no extra cost and a great way to spend an evening at Disney World! Your best bet is to check in with the front desk staff or the posted board near the dining hall for the times and movie selections.
Can you walk anywhere from Art of Animation?
You can walk to Disney’s Pop Century Resort from Art of Animation. Try out their tie-dyed cheesecake! You can also walk to the Skyliner from the resort to go to Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Riviera Resort, Caribbean Beach, and the Boardwalk area.
Bus service will take you to Magic Kingdom and Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
Do Art of Animation have fridges?
Yes, Art of Animation rooms have a mini-fridge in each room. There is also a small coffee maker with room for two cups. Microwaves can be found in the themed suites while the Art of Animation Little Mermaid rooms do not have microwaves. Microwaves and toasters can be found in the food court area for community use.
Do you have to pay for parking at Art of Animation?
You do not have to pay for parking at Art of Animation. One of the great things about this resort is that you can park near the main lobby or the parking lot right outside your building. This is a great perk of several of the value and moderate resorts.
How big is the fridge at Art of Animation?
The small fridge in the Art of Animation suites (Cars, Lion King, and Nemo suites) is about the size of a dorm fridge. It is a counter-sized refrigerator in the living area. It is about 4.3 cubic feet. A small mini-fridge can be found in the Little Mermaid-themed standard room options.
What are the different sections of the Art of Animation?
You have a few different options at the Art of Animation resort. If you opt for a family suite, you can choose from a themed suite from Cars, Finding Nemo, or Lion King. Each suite features a living area with a kitchenette, and two double beds from the sofa bed and the fold-down table bed. The table bed also has four chairs for easy in-suite dining. There is a large television in the living area and a full bathroom.
The master bedroom features another queen-sized bed with a large TV and a separate bathroom. The family suite is about 565 square feet, which is about the size of two standard rooms at a Disney resort.
If you opt for a standard room, it will have a Little Mermaid theme. These rooms have two queen beds or one king bed. These rooms have one bathroom, a large television, a coffee maker, and a mini fridge. These standard rooms are about 270 square feet.
All suites and standard rooms have free Wi-Fi.
Is there a running track at Art of Animation?
There is a lovely running and walking path through Disney’s Art of Animation. The jogging trail is 1.38 miles and runs around the lovely Hourglass Lake which lies between Art of Animation and Pop Century.
Is there a playground at Art of Animation?
Yes! There is a playground called the Righteous Reef playground, in the Finding Nemo Courtyard. Our preschooler spent a lot of time there on our last trip!
What is the arcade called at Art of Animation?
The arcade at the Art of Animation is called the Pixel Play Arcade. It is located in the Animation Hall building.
What is the address of Art of Animation?
Art of Animation is located at 1850 Animation Way, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830. The phone number Is 407-938-7000. It is helpful to have resort addresses for orders and deliveries.
List the transportation options at Disney’s Art of Animation
If you are traveling to Disney’s Hollywood Studios or Epcot from Art of Animation, you will take Disney’s gondola system called the Skyliner. In case of inclement weather, buses will run to these parks.
Are you traveling to Magic Kingdom or Animal Kingdom from Art of Animation? You will take bus transportation to these parks. Use the My Disney Experience app for the most up-to-date transportation info.
Wanting to get to Disney Springs? Grab the free Disney bus transportation to this dining and shopping mecca. The buses will drop you in the Marketplace Bus Loop which is on the east side of Disney Springs. Bus service to Disney Springs begins one hour before Disney Springs opens and ends one hour after close. Disney bus service to Disney Springs from the Disney parks is not currently available.
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