Calling all Foodies! New Items Arriving at Disney Springs

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Calling all Disney foodies! Get ready to enjoy some especially fantastic dishes at Disney Springs as May arrives!

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What’s the Special Occasion?

Disney Springs’ fan-favorite restaurants will honor Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month by introducing a few limited-time menu items. Guests are invited to celebrate Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans’ influence on American cuisine with a variety of dishes curated by Patina Restaurant Group’s top chefs.

Pizza Ponte

Pizza Ponte
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Known for its authentic Italian cuisine and for serving the LARGEST slice of pizza on Walt Disney World property, Pizza Ponte is offering its take on Hawaiian Pizza for $8.50. Available in May, the dish is served Roman-style with Italian-style ham, pineapple, tomato, mozzarella, and Parmigiano. No reservations are needed for this delicious quick service restaurant in the heart of Disney Springs.

Morimoto Asia

Morimoto Asia Exterior
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The Pan-Asian destination, known for its mouth-watering creations curated by Japanese Master Chef Masaharu Morimoto, will offer the new “Bloomin” Japanese Mushroom Tempura, throughout AAPI month, for $13. Hon-Shimeji, Asian mushrooms with a nutty flavor, are coated in tempura batter and deep-fried to golden brown perfection. The crispy bites are served alongside mashed potatoes and a Japanese golden curry cream sauce. Make Morimoto Asia reservations here.

The Edison

High-Voltage Chicken Sandwich at The Edison

Offering all things big and bold from the roaring ‘20s, The Edison’s tasty signature menu includes a High-Voltage Chicken Sandwich — The Edison’s version of a spicy Korean Fried Chicken Sandwich — made with gochujang (a staple of Korean cooking), as well as fried chicken breast, jalapeno lime crema, smoked bacon, frisee, tomato and pickle on a kaiser bun, plus fries for $25. This Disney Springs restaurant dish, offered year-round, will be a featured menu item in celebration of AAPI month. Make The Edison reservation here.

More About Disney Springs

Disney Springs is a shopping, dining, and entertainment district located at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. The area was formerly known as Downtown Disney and was rebranded as Disney Springs in 2015.

The district is divided into four distinct neighborhoods: The Landing, Marketplace, West Side, and Town Center. Each neighborhood features a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues, with something to appeal to visitors of all ages and interests.

In addition to the various attractions and experiences, Disney Springs also features beautiful landscaping and waterfront views, making it a lovely place to spend an afternoon or evening. Admission to Disney Springs is free, and the district is open year-round, making it a perfect location to visit on a Disney World vacation.

Enjoy this delicious Disney Springs food, Disney fans!

About Jamie Sylvester

I'm a Disney nerd! A kid at heart who loves the magic and memories of Walt Disney World. I follow all things Disney and enjoy the vacations, day trips, weekend getaways, and geek out over the planning of such events. My goal is to experience as many Disney desserts and cocktails as possible! Married to another Disney nerd and blessed with a daughter and son, we thoroughly enjoy the magic at Disney and are here to help others experience the magic as well.