The Best Cookies in Walt Disney World

Pistachio Toffee Chocolate Chip
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Nothing is as delicious as a fresh, warm cookie, especially ones that feature extra ingredients and flavors to make them even more decadent. The Walt Disney World Resort is home to plenty of dining locations that serve up an array of desserts including some unforgettable cookies that Guests simply have to try! Basic chocolate chip, unique spins on classics, and totally over the top creations are found all around the Walt Disney World Resort, and these are the cookies that cannot be missed on any visit!

Original Chocolate Chip Cookie

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Gideon’s Bakehouse – Original Chocolate Chip Cookie

The number one location for amazing cookies at the Walt Disney World Resort is Gideon’s Bakehouse in The Landing area of Disney Springs, which features a gothic and moody interior as well as some of the most indulgent baked goods around. Most famous for their cookies, Gideon’s Bakehouse boasts fresh varieties that weigh in at nearly a half-pound each. The most popular option to enjoy is the Original Chocolate Chip Cookie which took fifteen years to perfect and features a mixture of chocolate and vanilla with a soft center almost reminiscent of cookie dough. This is the number one cookie to enjoy at the Walt Disney World Resort and simply can’t be missed!

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Peanut Butter Crunch

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Gideon’s Bakehouse – Peanut Butter Crunch

Peanut butter lovers also have an unforgettable option at Gideon’s Bakehouse, which features rich layers of peanut butter goodness in every single bite. The Peanut Butter Crunch cookie features a soft interior texture thanks to peanut butter comprising most of the dough, and the exterior is coated in handmade candied peanuts to add in a nice crunchy texture with each bite. The Peanut Butter Crunch cookie is absolutely big enough to share, but no Guest will want to after the first bite!

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Cookies & Cream

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Gideon’s Bakehouse – Cookies & Cream

Gideon’s Bakehouse also features a cookie that puts a spin on a classic ice cream flavor that Guests can’t get enough of. The Cookies & Cream cookie begins with a soft vanilla bean cookie that has been stuffed with chunks of hand-cut Double Stuf Oreos for texture and flavor. The entire cookie is then coated with crushed cookies to add more texture as well as the essential cookie flavor that cookies and cream is known for!

Pistachio Toffee Chocolate Chip

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Gideon’s Bakehouse – Pistachio Toffee Chocolate Chip

Guests who are looking for a more unique cookie option at Gideon’s Bakehouse can try one option that combines several different ingredients to provide layers of amazing flavor as well as the perfect balance of crunchy and chewy. The Pistachio Toffee Chocolate Chip cookie combines chocolate chips and toffee pieces for a mix of texture inside the cookie and then coats the entire thing in lightly salted pistachios for an extra crunch with each bite. This unique cookie has quickly become a favorite of many Guests and definitely is the go-to for anyone who is looking to try something a little more out of the box.

Triple Chocolate Chip

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Gideon’s Bakehouse – Triple Chocolate Chip

The final cookie option at Gideon’s Bakehouse elevates a classic to a whole new level with several different varieties of chocolate. The Triple Chocolate Chip cookie is advertised as featuring three different types of chocolate, but actually packs in five including Callebaut and Ghirardelli as well as house-made ganache that is poured straight into the dough. With so many different varieties of chocolate, the Triple Chocolate Chip cookie is extremely rich and flavorful and the perfect option to share amongst friends and family at Gideon’s Bakehouse!

Carrot Cake Cookie

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The Trolley Car Café – Carrot Cake Cookie

Disney’s Hollywood Studios is home to several quick-service locations, including The Trolley Car Café on Hollywood Boulevard, which serves official Starbucks beverages as well as an array of delicious treats. Guests who stop by The Trolley Car Café can order up the totally indulgent Carrot Cake Cookie, which takes the flavors of the traditional dessert and translates them into a massive cookie. The treat features two large carrot cake cookies which are moist and packed with flavor, and sandwiches them together with a generous portion of cream cheese icing to add a layer of tang and creaminess to the flavor profile.

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Wookie Cookie

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Backlot Express – Wookie Cookie

Disney’s Hollywood Studios is the epicenter of all things Star Wars at the Walt Disney World Resort, and one quick service location in the Echo Lake area of the Disney Park features a delicious cookie that pays homage to a beloved character from the franchise. Backlot Express is open daily for lunch and dinner and Guests who visit the location can order the unique Wookie Cookie, which celebrates everyone’s favorite sidekick, Chewbacca. The dessert features vanilla cream sandwiched between two chewy oatmeal cookies with a chocolate decoration on top that looks just like Chewy’s sash from the films.

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Jack-Jack's Num Num Cookie

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Market – Jack Jack’s Num Num Cookie

The Incredibles is one of the most popular Pixar films to have been released in recent years, and Guests who are fans of the film can enjoy a delicious cookie in Disney’s Hollywood Studios that was inspired by one of the characters. The Market is a small counter-service location just across from the main entrance into Toy Story Land where Guests can order Jack-Jack’s Num Num Cookie which features a soft interior, crunchy exterior, and massive chunks of chocolate in every single bite.

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Caramel Filled Chocolate Cookie

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Karamell Kuche – Caramel Filled Chocolate Cookie

Karamell Kuche in the Germany Pavilion in EPCOT’s World Showcase is extremely popular with Guests who love to venture into the tiny and cozy location to order up an array of indulgent treats featuring Werther’s Caramel. In addition to caramel corn and actual caramel, Guests can also enjoy baked goods like the Caramel Filled Chocolate Cookie, which features a rich and chewy chocolate cookie with a generous drizzle of creamy caramel on top. This is the perfect treat to enjoy on a bench in the Germany Pavilion while enjoying the views and breeze from World Showcase Lagoon!

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Salted Oatmeal Cornflake Cookie

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Sprinkles – Salted Oatmeal Cornflake Cookie

Sprinkles in the Town Center area of Disney Springs is a bakery most known for its cupcakes, but the location also serves up a selection of other baked goods, including an unforgettable cookie. The Salted Oatmeal Cornflake Cookie at Sprinkles features a chewy cookie base with crunch in every bite thanks to oatmeal and cornflakes in the dough and a generous portion of sprinkled salt on top. It’s a savory and sweet cookie that is delicious on its own or in a customizable Cookie Sandwich with ice cream!

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.