Guests who are looking to unwind while at the Walt Disney World Resort have plenty of ways to do so with options like lounging by the pool, visiting one of the amazing spas, or sipping on specialty cocktails. With so many dining locations throughout the property, there are plenty of indulgent cocktails to enjoy that feature everything from classic combinations to unique twists with bold flavors and ingredients. Let’s check out some of the best cocktails that Guests can relax and enjoy at the Walt Disney World Resort!
Les Vins de Chefs de France – Orange Slush
One of the most popular locations for Guests to visit when searching for a delicious cocktail is EPCOT’s World Showcase. The France Pavilion in particular is home to several very popular dining locations including Les Vins de Chefs de France, a quick service location on the shores of World Showcase Lagoon that serves up specialty beverages including a refreshing and unique slush. The Orange Slush combines Grand Marnier, Grey Goose Orange, and fresh orange juice for a cold and citrusy beverage with a vibrant orange color that is perfect for any hot day in EPCOT.
Enchanted Rose – Lavender Fog
Elegant cocktails and specialty martinis are featured on the menu at Enchanted Rose, a popular lounge location at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa which fuses the Disney Resort’s Victorian theme with subtle nods to Beauty and the Beast. While there are plenty of indulgent and elegant cocktails to choose from at Enchanted Rose, a unique option is the Lavender Fog which combines Nolet’s Silver Dry Gin, Rothman Crème de Violette, English Breakfast Tea, vanilla, and cream for a floral and comforting sip that features just the right amount of creaminess.
The Boathouse – Duck Duck Razz
A playful cocktail that comes with its own special toy can be found at The Boathouse in The Landing area of Disney Springs. The Boathouse is a popular table service restaurant that serves up fresh seafood and favorite steak and land options for lunch and dinner each day overlooking Lake Buena Vista. The perfect cocktail to accompany any meal at The Boathouse is the Duck Duck Razz which features Stoli Razz, Peach Schnapps, Blue Curacao, lemon juice, and simple syrup for a tart and vibrant blue beverage that is topped off with a floating rubber ducky.
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Tambu Lounge – Lapu Lapu
Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort is home to some of the most popular dining locations at the Walt Disney World Resort as well as a popular lounge just outside of ‘Ohana and Kona Café that serves up some tropical specialty cocktails. Tambu Lounge is themed to feel like a tiki bar and Guests can look out massive windows at the lush vegetation and water views while sipping on the delicious Lapu Lapu. This ultimate cocktail creation combines Plantation Original Dark Rum, tropical fruit juices, and Gosling’s 151 Rum inside of a hollowed-out pineapple complete with a tropical umbrella on top.
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Tambu Lounge – Backscratcher
Also found at Tambu Lounge is another popular cocktail that features tropical flavors and a fun prop addition to make Guests feel as though they are in the heart of Polynesia. The Backscratcher features a blend of Bacardi Superior Rum, Plantation Original Dark Rum, guava-passion fruit juice, and Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey for a bright and colorful specialty cocktail garnished with a bamboo backscratcher.
La Cava del Tequila – El Diablo
The absolute best location at the Walt Disney World Resort for specialty margaritas is La Cava del Tequila in the Mexico Pavilion in EPCOT’s World Showcase. This popular lounge can be found inside the pavilion’s ancient pyramid and welcomes Guests into a cozy and intimate setting with hundreds of varieties of tequila to try. Fans of drinks with a kick will definitely enjoy the El Diablo, a spicy margarita that features Tromba Blanco Tequila, fresh lime juice, agave, cucumber-jalapeno juice, and a hibiscus salt rim for a blend of heat and tartness in every single sip.
Oga’s Cantina – Fuzzy Tauntaun
Oga’s Cantina in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in Disney’s Hollywood Studios brings a lively intergalactic lounge to life with catchy music being spun by Rex the droid DJ and interesting characters from all corners of the galaxy. Each beverage at Oga’s Cantina features a unique name and flavors, but one goes over the top with a tingling addition. The Fuzzy Tauntaun combines Ciroc Peach Vodka, Bols Peach Schnapps, Simply Orange with Tangerine, and pure cane sugar for a fruity and refreshing sip that is topped with “Buzz Buzz Tingling” Foam which literally makes Guests’ lips and tongue tingle and feel slightly numb while sipping!
The Hollywood Brown Derby – Grapefruit Martini
The Hollywood Brown Derby on Hollywood Boulevard in Disney’s Hollywood Studios is modeled after the famous original location in California and invites Guests to dine on contemporary American cuisine for lunch and dinner each day. The menu at the table service restaurant also features the famous Grapefruit Cake which originated at the restaurant, but those who are looking to enjoy the dessert in a unique form can enjoy an unforgettable specialty cocktail. The Grapefruit Cake Martini blends Deep Eddy Ruby Red Grapefruit Vodka, Stoli Vanil Vodka, cream, and a graham cracker rim for the perfect blend of tart, sweet, and delicious!
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Wine Bar George – Frozcato made with DOLE WHIP Pineapple
Wine Bar George in The Landing at Disney Springs is a popular table service restaurant where Guests can enjoy sharable plates and hundreds of varieties of wine from around the world hand-chosen by Master Sommelier George Miliotes. A totally unique specialty cocktail found at Wine Bar George combines a popular wine with one of the most iconic treats at the Walt Disney World Resort for a refreshing and adult take on a classic. The Frozcato made with DOLE WHIP Pineapple blends Moscato, Vodka, and pineapple for a refreshing take on the classic treat from the Magic Kingdom and serves it up in a souvenir Corkcicle cup.
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Pineapple Lanai – DOLE Whip with Rum Floater
Another adult take on the classic Dole Whip can be found across Seven Seas Lagoon from the Magic Kingdom at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort. Pineapple Lanai is a quick-service location just outside of the rear doors of the Great Ceremonial House where Guests can enjoy a variety of frozen treats including a specialty cocktail take on a traditional Dole Whip. The Dole Whip with Rum Floater takes the traditional Dole Whip Pineapple blend and adds in Parrot Bay Coconut Rum for a fruity and indulgent treat that Guests are sure to enjoy.
California Grill – Blueberry Lemon Drop Martini
A popular table service restaurant that combines delicious contemporary American cuisine with stunning views can be found at the very top of Disney’s Contemporary Resort. California Grill is open each night for dinner and welcomes Guests into a modern and deco dining room that looks out across Seven Seas Lagoon for beautiful views of the Magic Kingdom. While enjoying their meals and unparalleled views of Disney Enchantment each night, Guests can also sip on the Blueberry Lemon Drop Martini which blends Three Olives Blueberry Vodka with lemon and pomegranate juices and garnishes it with a sugared rim for an added touch of sweetness.
Nomad Lounge – Hightower Rocks
A fantastic dining location in Disney’s Animal Kingdom where Guests can sit back, relax, and take in the beautiful ambiance of the Disney Park is Nomad Lounge on Discovery Island. Found adjacent to Tiffins Restaurant, Nomad Lounge features limited indoor seating and an outdoor covered deck with quiet water views that pair perfectly with the menu of adventurous small plates and inventive cocktails. A refreshing specialty cocktail that Guests are sure to enjoy is the Hightower Rocks which combines Casa Dragones Blanco Tequila, watermelon, sweet-and-sour, and lime juice with a fresh slice of watermelon for a light and refreshing beverage.
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AbracadaBar – Seashore Sweet
Disney’s BoardWalk is home to some of the most unique locations at the Walt Disney World Resort where Guests can enjoy everything from a dual piano bar to a lounge location that whisks them back in time to a magical hangout. AbracadaBar was a popular hangout of famous magicians who all mysteriously disappeared from the lounge one night, however, Guests can still visit to enjoy the immersive theme and inventive cocktails. A popular menu option is the Seashore Sweet which takes on a vibrant blue hue with a combination of Absolut Citron, Minute Maid Premium Lemonade, and cotton candy syrup for a sweet and candy-like sip.
Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto – Polynesian Pearl
Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort whisks Guests to the South Seas in an intimate lounge setting where every drink triggers special effects and the Cast Members have all sorts of fun interactions and acts to play with Guests. The Polynesian Pearl is a very popular beverage at Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto which blends RumChata Cream Liqueur, Grand Marnier, cinnamon, and tropical fruit juices served inside of a souvenir white pearl with the lounge’s logo stamped into it. Lucky Guests might even score a coveted Black Pearl which is a rare option that only happens every so often at Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto!
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