The Best Chili in Walt Disney World

Bowl of Chili
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There are plenty of amazing and delicious food options to be found throughout the Walt Disney World Resort that can satisfy every craving from sweet to savory, and Guests who are looking for a hearty and filling option are in luck. Chili is a comfort food favorite of many Guests thanks to its versatility and variety of ingredients that can be prepared and combined in a number of unique ways to result in a flavorful and wonderful meal.

From Walt’s favorite chili recipe to cheesy options and more, here are some of the best chili options to enjoy any day at the Walt Disney World Resort!

Texas Chili-Cheese Dog

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Texas Chili-Cheese Dog – B.B. Wolf’s Sausage Co.

Disney Springs is home to countless quick-service dining options, including B.B. Wolf’s Sausage Co., a convenient location with an outdoor ordering counter found in the Marketplace area. The menu at B.B. Wolf’s Sausage Co. focuses specifically on hot dogs and sausage with flavor combinations that honor cuisines from around the world. Chili lovers have a delicious and savory option to enjoy. The Texas Chili-Cheese Dog tops a house-made roll with an all-beef quarter-pound hot dog, chili, cheddar, and corn chips for the perfect bite that is also available as a foot-long for those who are truly starving!

Corn Chip Pie with Walt's Favorite Chli


Corn Chip Pie with Walt’s Chili – Dino Diner

Some of the most underrated and delicious snacks at the Walt Disney World Resort can be found at various locations throughout Disney’s Animal Kingdom, including Dino Diner, a quick service restaurant housed in a vintage Air stream trailer in the DinoLand, U.S.A. area of the Disney Park. The menu at Dino Diner is very limited, but Guests absolutely have to plan on stopping by to enjoy the Corn Chip Pie with Walt’s Chili. This savory treat tops a hearty bed of Walt’s favorite chili with corn chips, cheddar, sour cream, and jalapeños and is the perfect snack to enjoy while soaking in the atmosphere at Chester & Hester’s Din-O-Rama.

Chili & Cheese Tots


Chili & Cheese Tots – Beaches & Cream Soda Shop

Beaches & Cream Soda Shop at Disney’s Beach Club Resort is a popular table service location that brings the charm of the Atlantic seaside to life with indulgent diner favorites and completely over-the-top ice cream creations. While enjoying the pastel color scheme and paintings of Mickey and friends playing at the seashore, Guests can dig into Chili & Cheese Tots, a filling side option that tops fresh tots with chili, cheese, sour cream, and green onions and is even available in a plant-based version that uses “cheese” and “sour cream.”

Bowl of Chili

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Bowl of Chili – Beaches & Cream Soda Shop

Guests who are dining at Beaches & Cream Soda Shop and are looking for more straightforward chili options can enjoy the Bowl of Chili, which is a generous portion of hearty chili topped with cheese and green onions for some added flavor and texture.


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Walt’s Chili-Cheese All-Beef Hot Dog – Casey’s Corner

Main Street, U.S.A. in the Magic Kingdom is home to Casey’s Corner, a very popular quick-service restaurant that celebrates the history of baseball by serving up a menu of ballpark favorite hot dogs in a small space themed to feel like an old-time concession stand. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Casey’s Corner serves up Walt’s Chili-Cheese All-Beef Hot Dog, which tops a flavorful hot dog with Walt’s favorite chili recipe and cheese. Those who are super hungry can even order up the delicious option as a foot-long, which is definitely big enough to share!

Chili-Cheese French Fries


Chili-Cheese French Fries – Casey’s Corner

Guests who find themselves at Casey’s Corner and are looking to enjoy some delicious chili without the hot dog have a great side option to indulge in. The Chili-Cheese French Fries top a bed of hot and salty fries with a large portion of chili and gooey cheese sauce, making it perfect for both dipping and eating with a fork.

Walt Disney’s Favorite Chili in a Bread Boule – Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory

Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter brings the celebratory spirit of Mardi Gras to life every day and invites Guests to enjoy a variety of wonderful activities and locations, including the quick service Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory. Guests who visit the unique location can check out a large warehouse space themed to feel like the location where Mardi Gras floats are crafted, and the menu features a variety of New Orleans favorites. Guests who stop by for lunch or dinner can order Walt Disney’s Favorite Chili in a Bread Boule, which features a delicious edible bowl filled with a meat and bean chili inspired by Walt’s very own favorite recipe.

Entrance to City Works Eatery & Pour House

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1871 Chili – City Works Eatery & Pour House

The West Side of Disney Springs is home to City Works Eatery & Pour House, a table service location that is open for brunch, lunch, and dinner and welcomes Guests into a relaxed setting where they can watch the game on overhead televisions while sipping on an impressive menu of on tap options. The 1871 Chili is a hearty option available on the restaurant’s soup menu that is available in a cup or bowl and features a mix of Angus steak, milk stout, pork, chipotle peppers, sour cream, and red onion with a cornbread muffin on the side.


Walt’s Chili-Cheese All-Beef Foot-Long Hot Dog – Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Café

Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Café is a great quick-service restaurant in the Magic Kingdom that features some unique entertainment that Guests can enjoy during lunch and dinner each day. The restaurant can be found in Tomorrowland and is home to a large lounge area where Sonny Eclipse performs some classic hits that Guests can enjoy. The menu focuses on a variety of American favorites, including Walt’s Chili-Cheese All-Beef Foot-Long Hot Dog, which tops a traditional bun and hot dog with a generous heap of Walt’s favorite chili and cheese paired with a side of fries.

Walt's Chili-Cheese Fries


Walt’s Chili-Cheese Fries – Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Café

Also available for lunch and dinner at Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Café is a side of Walt’s Chili-Cheese Fries, which is the perfect side portion of hot and fresh fries smothered with Walt’s favorite chili and gooey cheese sauce. This is the perfect portion for Guests to enjoy as a midday snack to keep their energy up in the Magic Kingdom.



Beef Chili-topped Baked Mac & Cheese – Beach Club Marketplace

The final chili option that Guests can’t miss out on at the Walt Disney World Resort can be found at the quick-service Beach Club Marketplace at Disney’s Beach Club Resort. This convenient location is open throughout each day and serves up a variety of made-to-order items, grab-and-go items, as well as an assortment of merchandise. Guests who visit the Beach Club Marketplace during lunch and dinner can enjoy a delicious portion of Beef Chili-topped Baked Macaroni & Cheese, which features cavatappi pasta mixed with a blend of five cheeses and beef chili that has been baked to perfection.

About Caitlin Kane

Caitlin Kane has been visiting Walt Disney World since she was a child and has developed a deep love and appreciation of the Disney Parks with a particular interest in the small details and history that can be found all around. Visiting every chance she gets, Caitlin loves to enjoy the ambiance of the Disney Parks and try something new every time. She can often be found eating and drinking her way through the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, riding the Haunted Mansion, sipping on a Lapu Lapu, pretending Illuminations: Reflections of Earth was still in existence, and enjoying seeing the magic through the eyes of her children. When not in WDW, Caitlin can be found at home in New York dreaming of a ride on Living with the Land and counting down the days until her next trip.