If you’re looking for a unique dining experience in Disney’s Animal Kingdom, look no further than Eight Spoon Cafe.
You can find Eight Spoon Cafe in Discovery Island, to the right of the Tree of Life. This restaurant is nearby The Smiling Crocodile, another Quick Service dining location. It’s also across from the Adventurers Outpost, a Discovery Island character meet and greet where Guests can meet Mickey and Minnie.
Quick Service or Table Service?
Eight Spoon Cafe is a Quick Service dining location, meaning Guests can dine without a reservation. This is a smaller restaurant, but it stays open from 10:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. serving specialty snacks.
This restaurant shares the adventurous atmosphere of Discovery Island with intricate designs decorating its exterior. Its location, surrounded by foliage, sets the tone for its wild menu options. Eight Spoon Cafe does not offer specific seating, but nearby outdoor seating behind Flame Tree Barbecue offers a beautiful setting to enjoy your meal. The garden has ample seating, and each area has a different view of Animal Kingdom Park.
Don’t be fooled by Eight Spoon Cafe’s simple menu; this restaurant offers unique and bold flavors! The menu includes featured snacks like the Pulled Pork Jelly Doughnut Sandwich and the Baked Macaroni and Cheese with Pulled Pork. Baked Macaroni and Cheese is also available without Pulled Pork. The menu also includes assorted beverages and beer. For the complete menu, Guests can visit the My Disney Experience app.
Before you are intimidated by the Pulled Pork Jelly Doughnut Sandwich, give it a try! Though it comes across as a strange combination, many Guests love this sandwich.