Indulging in a delicious and over-the-top breakfast is one of the best parts about vacation, and a vacation at the Walt Disney World Resort is no exception. There are countless dining locations across the property that are open each morning for breakfast, offering Guests the opportunity to enjoy different cuisines and favorite meals every day.
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One breakfast menu item that Guests of all ages love is French Toast which involves a bread soaked in some mixture of egg and liquid that is then fried to perfection. Traditional French Toast is a breakfast classic, but what makes it so beloved are the endless variations that can be created by adding new and exciting ingredients and techniques. Here are some of the best traditional and unique French Toasts to enjoy any morning at the Walt Disney World Resort!
Roaring Fork – Bananas Foster French Toast
Disney’s Wilderness Lodge evokes the rustic charm of the famous lodges found in the National Parks, and Guests who visit the Disney Resort can enjoy a quick-service breakfast, lunch, or dinner at Roaring Fork. The menu there features the decadent Bananas Foster French Toast which soaks thick slices of brioche in a cinnamon-egg custard and tops it all with bananas foster, whipped cream, and a side of potato hash to balance out all of the sweetness.
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Kona Café – Tonga Toast
A popular restaurant at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort is Kona Café which is a table service location that serves up American favorites infused with island flavors in an airy dining room that looks out into the Great Ceremonial House. Guests love enjoying breakfast at Kona Café for the iconic Tonga Toast which stuffs a massive piece of French Toast with bananas and smothers the entire thing in cinnamon sugar then serves it up with a side of strawberry compote and choice of ham, spiced ham, bacon, or sausage.
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Sanaa – Shahi Tukra French Toast
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge is a favorite of many Guests thanks to its immersive theming that brings the cultures and beauty of Africa to life. Sanaa is a unique restaurant at the Disney Resort that serves up table service meals for lunch and dinner, but quick service meals for breakfast, all featuring specialty items that highlight African cooking with hints of Indian flavors. Guests are sure to love the unique Shahi Tukra French Toast which is packed with flavor thanks to saffron-scented sultana raisins, whipped chai cream, and almonds.
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Ale & Compass Restaurant – Sated Caramel-Apple French Toast
Another popular table service location that Guests love to enjoy is Ale & Compass Restaurant at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort. Featuring a nautical décor, Ale & Compass Restaurant offers a menu of coastal favorites as well as classic breakfast dishes that Guests love to enjoy before a long day in the Disney Parks. The Salted Caramel-Apple French Toast is a truly decadent breakfast option with irresistible cinnamon and apple flavors, a flavorful bread base, and a side of either sausage or bacon.
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Wine Bar George – French Toast
The Landing in Disney Springs has no shortage of amazing restaurants including Wine Bar George, a popular table service restaurant run by Master Sommelier George Miliotes that serves up small bites and indulgent charcuterie to pair with wines from around the world. On the weekends, Wine Bar George is open for their popular Wine Country Brunch where Guests can start their day off right with some indulgent choices including a rather traditional take on a classic. The French Toast at Wine Bar George features a brioche bread base that is then topped with mascarpone and caramel sauce for an added level of sweetness that is good to the last bite.
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Trattoria al Forno – Tiramisu-style French Toast
Trattoria al Forno at Disney’s BoardWalk is a favorite of many Guests as it serves up specialties from various regions of Italy in a charming and bright dining area. Guests can enjoy the table service restaurant for breakfast and dinner each day and order up some delicious options including a completely over-the-top Italian-inspired take on French Toast. The Tiramisu-style French Toast begins with cinnamon brioche that is generously topped with mascarpone cream, cocoa powder, and a side of bacon, ham, or sausage for the perfect blend of dessert and breakfast any morning.
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STK Orlando – Cinnamon French Toast
STK Orlando in The Landing area of Disney Springs welcomes Guests to enjoy updated takes on steakhouse classics in a modern and sleek interior that spans two floors and is often bustling with live entertainment like an in-house DJ. While open for lunch and dinner daily, STK Orlando is open for brunch on the weekends and continues its menu of updated classics with a fun twist on traditional French Toast. The Cinnamon French Toast features berries, cream cheese icing, and rich maple syrup drizzled over a perfectly fried base of brioche bread for a sweet and tangy brunch option that Guests love.
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Cinderella’s Royal Table – Caramel Apple-Stuffed French Toast
Guests who are looking to dine like royalty can enjoy an unforgettable meal at Cinderella’s Royal Table, a table service location inside of Cinderella’s Castle in the Magic Kingdom. The unique restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and welcomes Guests to enjoy regal American cuisine while soaking in beautiful views of Fantasyland. Guests who dine there for breakfast and try the indulgent Caramel Apple-Stuffed French Toast which stuffs bread with sweet cream cheese and spiced apples, drizzles it with caramel sauce, and serves it with a side of bacon.
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Grand Floridian Café – Brioche French Toast
Disney’s Grand Floridian Café is home to several popular restaurants including the Grand Floridian Café where Guests can enjoy casual contemporary American cuisine in a laid-back setting that features Victorian charm and views of the Disney Resort’s lovely grounds and gardens. Breakfast and lunch at the Grand Floridian Café are dubbed “blunch” and Guests can order from an extensive menu of great options that include all things sweet and savory. The Brioche French Toast for breakfast is a traditional version of the classic with Madagascar vanilla bean-scented brioche bread served with a side of bacon or sausage.
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Olivia’s Café – Banana Bread French Toast
Disney’s Old Key West is an extremely charming location where Guests can enjoy the fictional town of Conch Flats in the Florida Keys and soak in the relaxing atmosphere of the islands and enjoy some wonderful meals as well. Olivia’s Café is a laid-back table service restaurant that is open each day for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and is run by Olivia who is renowned for her cooking in Conch Flats. One of the most popular breakfast items on the menu at Olivia’s Café is the Banana Bread French Toast which features Bahamian banana-rum syrup, coconut whipped cream, and the choice of bacon or sausage for a sweet, savory, and unforgettable meal.
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Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’ – French Toast
Another popular restaurant in The Landing area of Disney Springs that serves up delicious brunch each weekend is Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’, a table service restaurant that blends Southern cooking with fresh Florida ingredients. The Rise ‘n Shine Brunch is served each weekend at Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’ and features a menu filled with favorites like Art’s Famous Fried Chicken as well as more traditional brunch options including French Toast. The restaurant’s French Toast features thick pieces of griddled bread dusted with powdered sugar paired with spice cane syrup, seasonal fruit, and choice of one side such as Bradley’s Grits, or Griddled Country Ham.
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Chef Mickey’s – Banana Bread French Toast
One of the most quintessential dining experiences at the Walt Disney World Resort is Chef Mickey’s found on the Grand Canyon Concourse at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The restaurant welcomes Guests for breakfast and dinner each day and serves up American favorites family-style while Guests can enjoy greeting favorite characters and watching the monorail glide by above. Guests of all ages are sure to enjoy the Banana Bread French Toast which is topped with an espresso-mascarpone cream, toasted bananas, and chocolate crumbles for a delicious beginning to any day at the Walt Disney World Resort.
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Prima Piatto – Cinnamon Crumble ‘French Toast’ Bread Pudding
Disney’s Riviera Resort is a beautiful location that brings the charm and romance of the Riviera to life through lush gardens and grounds, stunning architecture, and delicious dining options. Primo Piatto is a quick service location at the Disney Resort that serves up American favorites and Riviera-inspired flavors for breakfast, lunch, and dinner each day. Guests who dine at Primo Piatto for breakfast can enjoy a unique take on a classic with the Cinnamon Crumble ‘French Toast’ Bread Pudding which is served warm and gooey with a side of vanilla custard.
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Maria & Enzo’s Ristorante – Nutella-stuffed French Toast
One of the most decadent French Toast options on the list can be found at a table service eatery in The Landing in Disney Springs. Maria & Enzo’s Ristorante is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and serves up Southern Italian dishes in an interior that is themed to feel like an airline terminal from the 1930s. The breakfast menu at Maria & Enzo’s Ristorante includes the over-the-top Nutella-stuffed French Toast which stuffs brioche bread with Nutella and tops it with warm berries and mascarpone cream for added texture and sweetness.
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Pongu Pongu – French Toast Sticks
Pandora – The World of Avatar is one of the most popular locations in Disney’s Animal Kingdom thanks to its otherworldly beauty that transports Guests to the Valley of Mo’ara where they can wander under floating mountains and learn all about the Na’vi culture. Towards the rear of the area is the quick-service Pongu Pongu which features a small ordering counter that serves up small bites and beverages each day. Throughout the morning, Guests who stop by Pongu Pongu can order up French Toast Sticks which are great for enjoying while wandering through Pandora – The World of Avatar and are served with a side of maple syrup for dipping.
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Rix Sports Bar & Grill – Brioche French Toast
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort is home to several restaurants and lounges that serve up unique and wonderful menus that Guests are sure to enjoy. Rix Sports Bar & Grill is a table service location open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner that serves up American bar favorites in an upscale bar setting complete with dozens of televisions all playing popular sporting events. Breakfast at Rix Sports Bar & Grill features several great options including the Brioche French Toast which tops perfectly prepared slices of brioche with a berry compote and powdered sugar and a side of Applewood-smoked bacon or sausage links.
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