Lemon is one of the most recognizable and delicious flavors that can be enjoyed in literally all aspects of dining from garnish for appetizers, a base for sauce, and even baking. Lemon can especially be delicious in the form of a drink or dessert, and throughout the Walt Disney World Resort there are plenty of wonderful options for Guests who love the sour and pronounced flavor. From specialty cocktails to frozen treats and more, here are the best lemon snacks to enjoy throughout the Walt Disney World Resort.
Vanilla Cake with Lemon Curd – Be Our Guest Restaurant
Be Our Guest Restaurant in the Magic Kingdom’s Fantasyland invites Guests to enjoy authentic French cuisine within the Beast’s Castle for the ultimate chance to feel as though they have stepped into scenes from Beauty and the Beast. After enjoying a prix fixe appetizer for lunch and dinner, Guests can finish their meals with the plant-based Vanilla Cake with Lemon Curd which is topped with fresh berries and a strawberry meringue.
Citron Slush – Les Vins de Chefs de France
The France Pavilion in EPCOT’s World Showcase is home to some of the most popular dining options in the Disney Park including a quick service counter location on the shores of World Showcase Lagoon that serves up indulgent specialty cocktails and champagne. Les Vins de Chefs de France is a must visit location and lemon fans will absolutely love the Citron Slush which blends Grey Goose Citron, vodka, and lemonade for a refreshing and sour sip.
Shine Cake – Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’
Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’ in The Landing area of Disney Springs serves up an indulgent menu of Southern favorites infused with the fresh flavors of Florida, all crafted by Art Smith himself. After tucking into some delicious fried chicken and other hearty meals, Guests can finish off their experience with the unique Shine Cake which is a lemon poppy seed butter cake that has been soaked with lemon-infused moonshine syrup and is served with blueberry compote and vanilla bean ice cream.
Blueberry Lemon Drop Martini – California Grill
California Grill is a very popular table service restaurant located at the top of Disney’s Contemporary Resort where Guests can enjoy a menu of contemporary American cuisine while gazing out at stunning views of Seven Seas Lagoon and the Magic Kingdom. There are plenty of delicious specialty cocktails to pair with dinner at California Grill, but lemon lovers should definitely try the Blueberry Lemon Drop Martini which blends Three Olives Blueberry Vodka, lemon juice, pomegranate juice, and a sugared rim.
Lemone Sorbetti – Vivoli il Gelato
Vivoli il Gelato began over eighty years ago as a family run gelato shop in Florence, Italy and Guests can now enjoy the wonderful and refreshing creations in a quick service location in The Landing area of Disney Springs. Specializing in gelato and sorbetto, Guests have plenty of options to choose from including the Limone Sorbetto which can be enjoyed on its own as a single or double scoop or in a variety of creations such as the Sorbetto Smoothie.
Lemon Sorbetti – Gelateria Toscana
Classic Lemon Sorbetti can also be found in EPCOT’s World Showcase at a quick service location in the Italy Pavilion. Gelateria Toscana serves up a smaller menu of gelato and sorbetti flavors, and the Lemon Sorbetti can be enjoyed in a cup or waffle cone for a refreshing treat to enjoy while strolling through the charming Italy Pavilion.
Lemon-Blueberry Lunch Box Tart – Woody’s Lunch Box
Woody’s Lunch Box can be found in the Toy Story Land area of Disney’s Hollywood Studios and serves up childhood favorites elevated to new levels of deliciousness thanks to special twists and ingredients. Guests especially love the Daily Lunch Box Tarts which update classic Pop Tarts with flavors including the Lemon-Blueberry Lunch Box Tart with blueberry filling, creamy frosting, and a subtle hint of lemon to tie it all together.
Lemon Chiffon Cake – Amorette’s Patisserie
Amorette’s Patisserie in the Town Center area of Disney Springs is a working bakery that specializes in indulgent and delicate pastries and baked goods including everything from macarons to intricately decorated cakes. The cakes served up at Amorette’s Patisserie can be ordered to look just like favorite characters like Mickey, Minnie, Donald, and more and one of the cake options is Lemon Chiffon which is light, moist, and perfectly infused with lemon flavor.
Fluffy Lemon Clouds – Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant
Found nearby in The Landing area of Disney Springs is Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant, and table service location that brings Guests into the lively atmosphere of an Irish pub and serves up traditional favorites like Fish & Chips and Shepard’s Pie. After enjoying a delicious brunch, lunch, or dinner, Guests can end their meal at Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant with the Fluffy Lemon Clouds, a delicate and flavorful dessert option that tops a lemon curd tart with fluffy meringue.
Lemon Drop Martini – The Boathouse
The Boathouse is another popular table service restaurant located in The Landing in Disney Springs that features a nautical theme and multiple outdoor decks where Guests can enjoy seafood and land favorites while soaking in the sweeping views of Lake Buena Vista. In addition to the food, The Boathouse also features a great menu of specialty cocktails including the Lemon Drop Martini which blends Stoli Citrus, Western Son Lemon Vodka, Cointreau, lemon, sweet and sour, and a rock candy swizzle stick.
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Blueberry Lemonade – The Boathouse
Guests who are looking for a second lemon-based specialty cocktail at The Boathouse will also love a slightly different take that updates a childhood favorite. The Blueberry Lemonade also features Western Sol Lemon Vodka, but pairs it with Stoli Blueberry, homemade lemonade, and fresh blueberries for a fruity twist.
Blueberry-Lemon Pancakes – Primo Piatto
Disney’s Riviera Resort is home to several wonderful dining options including the quick service Primo Pitatto which is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and serves up a blend of American, Italian, and French favorites. The best option for breakfast at Primo Piatto are the Blueberry-Lemon Pancakes which serves up three fluffy blueberry pancakes topped with mascarpone cream and lemon zest and choice of one side such as Bacon, Italian Sausage, or Overnight Oats.
Lemon Cupcake – Erin McKenna’s Bakery NYC
One of the best locations at the Walt Disney World Resort for Guests who have dietary restrictions and are looking for amazing treats is Erin McKenna’s Bakery NYC in The Landing in Disney Springs which is a charming bakery that specializes in a variety of vegan, kosher, and gluten-free options. Guests who love lemon have several options at the location including the Lemon Cupcake which is moist, fluffy, and balances the perfect amounts of sweet and sour.
Lemon Tea Cake – Erin McKenna
Also available at Erin McKenna’s Bakery NYC is the Lemon Tea Cake, a dainty pastry that packs bold lemon flavor that Guests of all dietary needs can enjoy!
Lemon Cakes with Fresh Strawberries – Hollywood & Vine
The final lemon snack on the list can be found at Hollywood & Vine, a table service restaurant in Disney’s Hollywood Studios that serves up American favorites in a deco-inspired interior where Minnie and Disney Junior characters host daily celebrations. To end each prix fixe meal at Hollywood & Vine, Guests can enjoy the Lemon Cake with Fresh Strawberries which is beautifully plated with a lemon bunt cake, strawberries, fresh whipped cream, and mint.