The Walt Disney World Resort is home to some truly incredible dining options that offer Guests the opportunity to sample a huge array of international and American cuisine in unique and beautifully themed settings. With so many options to choose from when dining, Guests can never go wrong with a bowl which typically features some form of starch base like potatoes or rice with various toppings and proteins to round out the meal. Bowls are particularly a favorite of Guests as they can be enjoyed for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and even be customizable with the choice of sauces, toppings, and more. Let’s check out some of the best bowl options for Guests to enjoy while dining at the Walt Disney World Resort!
Tuna Poke Bowl – Nomad Lounge
Nomad Lounge in Disney’s Animal Kingdom is very popular with Guests who love to relax on the location’s wrap around deck and sip on specialty cocktails while enjoying the overall beauty and ambiance of the Disney Park. In addition to unique cocktails, Nomad Lounge also features a limited menu of small plates including the Tuna Poke Bowl which tops steamed rice with tuna, red cabbage kimchi, edamame, and a sesame-chili glaze.
Chopped Chicken Caesar Salad Bowl – Chicken Guy!
Chicken Guy! in Disney Springs is a quick service restaurant that has become well-known for its delicious chicken which is served up in many ways including tenders, sandwiches, and flavorful salad bowls. The Chopped Chicken Caesar Salad Bowl at Chicken Guy! is a great light option for lunch or dinner that doesn’t skimp on flavor with romaine lettuce topped with crispy fried or grilled tenders, parmesan, house-made croutons, and traditional Caesar dressing.
BBQ Chopped Chicken Salad Bowl – Chicken Guy!
A more indulgent salad bowl options that can be enjoyed for lunch or dinner at Chicken Guy! is the BBQ Chopped Chicken Salad Bowl which features romaine, crispy fried or grilled tenders, slaw, cheddar, black beans, tomatoes, and crispy tortilla strips topped with bourbon brown sugar barbecue and buttermilk ranch sauces.
Mexican Street Corn Salad Bowl – Chicken Guy!
The final salad bowl offered up at Chicken Guy! serves up a a medley of fresh ingredients and bold flavors for a delicious lunch or dinner. The Mexican Street Corn Salad Bowl features charred corn, slaw, roasted peppers, black beans, tomatoes, red onions, grilled scallions, and crispy tortilla strips all topped with cumin lime mojito and chipotle ranch sauces.
Chili-Garlic Shrimp Bowl – Satu’li Canteen
Satu’li Canteen in Pandora – The World of Avatar in Disney’s Animal Kingdom is hands down one of the best quick service locations at the Walt Disney World Resort for delicious and customizable bowls. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Guests can enjoy dining amongst cultural art and items from the Na’vi while savoring menu options like the Chili-Garlic Shrimp Bowl. This particular bowl features flavorful shrimp that have been tossed in a chili-garlic sauce and topped with crunchy vegetable slaw and boba balls and Guests have the option of customizing their bowls with a choice of base and sauce. Sauces available at Satu’li Canteen include Charred Onion Chimichurri, Black Bean Vinaigrette, and Creamy Herb Dressing and the bases include Quinoa & Vegetable Salad, Red & Sweet Potato Hash, Mixed Whole Grain & Rice, and Romaine & Kale Salad.
Slow-Roasted Sliced Grilled Beef Bowl – Satu’li Canteen
Another bowl option available for lunch and dinner at Satu’li Canteen is the Slow-Roasted Sliced Grilled Beef Bowl which features thinly shaved pieces of flavorful steak that has been marinated in garlic, herbs, red pepper spice, and red wine vinegar topped with crunchy vegetable slaw and boba balls and Guests’ choice of base and sauce.
Chopped Wood-Grilled Chicken Bowl – Satu’li Canteen
A delicious white meat option at Satu’li Canteen is the Chopped Wood-Grilled Chicken Bow which features juicy pieces of chicken thighs which have been marinated with garlic and olive oil before being wood-grilled and comes with the same crunchy vegetable slaw and boba balls and choice of sauce and base.
Combination Bowl: Grilled Beef & Chicken – Satu’li Canteen
Guests who simply can’t choose between the delicious options at Satu’li Canteen can indulge in the Combination Bowl which features the same crunchy vegetable slaw, boba balls, and customizable base and sauce with both the slow-roasted sliced grilled beef and the wood-grilled chicken thighs.
Chili-Spiced Crispy Fried Tofu Bowl – Satu’li Canteen
The final bowl option offered for both lunch and dinner at Satu’li Canteen is a plant-based option that is perfect for Guests looking for a vegan meal in Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The Chili-Spiced Crispy Fried Tofu Bowl features a kick in every bite thanks to its spices and plant-based sauce and base options include the Charred Green Onion Vinaigrette, Red & Sweet Potato Hash, and Romaine & Kale Salad.
Grits & Greens Breakfast Bowl – Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’
Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’ in Disney Springs has become very popular over the years for its indulgent menu of Southern comfort food blended with fresh Florida flavors crafted by Chef Art Smith. The table service restaurant is also a wonderful place to enjoy brunch on the weekends, and Guests looking for a comforting and flavorful option can order the Grits & Greens Breakfast Bowl which tops Bradley’s grits with house-made pimento cheese, braised kale and collard greens, griddled honey ham, two over easy eggs, spicy hollandaise, chives, paprika, and crispy fried shallots.
Ahi Tuna Poke – Yesake
Guests looking for a convenient grab and go meal in Disney Springs can head to the West Side for a flavorful and delicious option. Yesake serves up a menu of global cuisine with customizable options throughout each day including the popular Ahi Tuna Poke which pairs fresh tuna with spinach, carrots, avocado, cucumber, seaweed salad, tempura crunch, and spicy poke sauce.
Tofu Power Bowl – Yesake
Yesake also features a wonderful plant-based option that doesn’t skimp on flavor making it a great vegan choice in Disney Springs. The Tofu Power Bowl combines organic tofu, avocado, spinach, carrot, cabbage, cucumber, tempura crunch, and wasabi ponzu for a spicy and fresh meal Guests are sure to love.
Breakfast Bowl – Woody’s Lunch Box
One of the most popular quick service locations in Disney’s Hollywood Studios is Woody’s Lunch Box in the heart of Toy Story Land. This whimsical location serves up modern takes on childhood favorites served right from Andy’s lunchbox. Guests who head straight to Toy Story Land in the mornings can dig in to the Breakfast Bowl from Woody’s Lunch Box which tops a generous portion of potato barrels with smoked brisket country gravy, scrambled eggs, and green onions for a filling and flavorful start to any day.
Ribs & Chicken Bowl – Harambe Market
The village of Harambe in the Africa section of Disney’s Animal Kingdom is filled with beautiful details and immersive theming that transports Guests and the area is also home to a wonderful quick service restaurant. The Harambe Market features a beautiful courtyard where Guests can enjoy delicious meals while soaking in the Disney Park’s ambiance. A great option to enjoy is the Ribs & Chicken Bowl which features a bed of cilantro rice and mixed greens topped with a generous portion of ribs, grilled chicken, and salsa.
Hot Link Bowl – Harambe Market
Harambe Market also serves up the Hot Link Bowl which is a plant-based option available for lunch and dinner each day featuring the same base of cilantro rice and mixed greens topped with “sausage” and salsa.
Breakfast Bowl – Yak & Yeti Local Food Cafes
Over in the Asia area of Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Guests can stop by Yak & Yeti Local Food Cafes for quick service breakfast, lunch, and dinner that can be enjoyed on a large open air patio with comfortable seating and beautiful theming. Guests who start their day at the restaurant can order the Breakfast Bowl which feature a medley of breakfast potatoes, scrambled eggs, cheddar, peppers, and onions for a flavorful meal to begin a long day in the Disney Park.
Arroz con Pollo Bowl – La Cantina de San Angel
The Mexico Pavilion in EPCOT’s World Showcase is home to several popular dining options including the quick service La Cantina de San Angel which is situated on the shores of World Showcase Lagoon and offers up seating in an open air patio with beautiful views. The lunch and dinner menu at the quick service restaurant features authentic Mexican favorites including the Arroz con Pollo Bowl which combines marinated grilled chicken, rice, corn, spicy tomato sauce pickled onions, queso fresco, and cilantro for a delicious meal any day in EPCOT.
Chicken Rice Bowl – Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Café
The final dining location that Guests can visit to enjoy flavorful bowl options at the Walt Disney World Resort is Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Café in the Magic Kingdom’s Frontierland. Open daily for lunch and dinner, the quick service restaurant features a blend of Spanish and Western styles with a menu of southwestern flavors and favorites. Guests who dine at the location are sure to love the Chicken Rice Bowl which tops a base of yellow rice with seasoned chicken, grilled pepper and onions, black beans, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, and salsa.
Pork Carnitas Rice Bowl – Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Café
Another bowl option at Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Café is the Pork Carnitas Bowl which features flavorful shredded pork paired with the same yellow rice, grilled peppers and onions, black beans, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, and salsa.
Veggie Rice Bowl – Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Café
The final bowl option available for lunch and dinner each day at Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Café is the Veggie Rice Bowl, a plant-based option that again features the bed of yellow rice with grilled peppers and onions, black beans, lettuce, tomato, and salsa minus any meat and sour cream.