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Good places to eat at WDW parks with junk food gone?

Walt Disney World: Looking for a burger fix?

From Dan S
Posted June 12, 2012 at 1:42 PM
My family always stops at the same places year after year on our same routiene, and most of it involves junk food (Burgers, hot dogs, etc ) that disney has decided to take out.... where are some good alternatives to eat?


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From Justin M
Posted June 12, 2012 at 2:19 PM
So you’re asking for healthy options in Disney? They do a great job of having healthy options, even though it’s not easy to choose them when you have all the junk food around.

MK:
Table Service: Plaza Restaurant (Chicken Strawberry Salad, Turkey Sandwich, Grilled Chicken Sandwich)
Counter Service: Cosmic Rays (Half Rotisserie Chicken)

Epcot:
Table Service: Tokyo Dining (Sushi!)
Counter Service: Sunshine Seasons (Oak Grilled Sustainable Fish, Rotisserie Pork Chop)

AK
Table Service: Yak & Yeti (Seared Miso Salmon)
Counter Service: Flame Tree BBQ (Smoked Turkey Breast Sandwich)

DHS
Table Service: Brown Derby (Famous Cobb Salad)
Counter Service: Turkey Leg (Carb free!)

Basically every restaurant in WDW has healthy options, but you’re on vacation so enjoy what you want!

From Anthony Murphy
Posted June 12, 2012 at 7:49 PM
My family was never into the "big junk food" groups (hamburgers, hot dogs, etc) so here is the Murphy family's faves:

Magic Kingdom

Columbia Harbour House (ok, a bit of junk food, but NE Clam Chowder is good)

Newly named Adventureland Taco Stop (used to be Pireta e Pertico)

EPCOT:

Nine Dragons (China)
Sunshine Food Fare (the Land)
Biergarden (Germany)
Tepennaki (Japan)
Via Napoli (pizza thats an art!)
Tangerine Cafe (Morocco)

Animal Kingdom:
Yak and Yeti
Flame Tree BBQ (best counter service I think in the parks!)

DHS
Backlot (by Indy)

From Dominick D
Posted June 12, 2012 at 8:44 PM
I LOVE the Columbia Harbor House!

From steve lee
Posted June 12, 2012 at 9:02 PM
I've not heard anything about this (though I may have just not been paying attention). What's this about them getting rid of burgers and hot dogs?

From Tony Duda
Posted June 12, 2012 at 9:47 PM
They did not get rid of any food. Disney said they will not have junk food advertised on their TV stations starting in 3 years. Some of these rumors are wonderful examples of "telephone" where the real message totally disappears in a short while.

From Kevin Hanaoka
Posted June 12, 2012 at 10:01 PM
Are you talking about in the parks only or at Downtown Disney as well? If DD is included, my wife and I love Earl of Sandwich. Can't say that it's much healthier than burgers, hot dogs or pizza. However, we ate there almost every night except for a romantic dinner at Jiko. My favorite sandwich is the Full Montague.

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