Top 20 Tips of All Time For Walt Disney World Rookies

3. Book Advanced Dining Reservations -- One of the best tips that guests should use to get the most out of their Disney vacation is making Advanced Dining Reservations, or ADRs. Advanced Dining Reservations can be made up to one hundred and eighty days in advance and are absolutely necessary for popular restaurants in the four theme parks, Disney Springs, and Disney Resorts. Since many of the restaurants in Walt Disney World are popular with guests, they tend to fill up rather quickly making Advanced Dining Reservations absolutely necessary. Guests who don’t make Advanced Dining Reservations run the risk of either being turned away from a fully booked restaurant or wasting lots of time waiting around for a table to open up. Some of the most popular locations that absolutely require an Advanced Dining Reservation are ‘Ohana at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort, Le Cellier Steakhouse in Epcot’s Canada Pavilion, Cinderella’s Royal Table in Cinderella Castle in the Magic Kingdom, and Victoria & Albert’s in Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa. Advanced Dining Reservations are quick, easy, and totally necessary to avoid being shut out of a Disney restaurant!