Trader Sam’s to Accept Reservations & More In Disneyland Food News

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Lots of news coming out of Disneyland this week! Not only have we learned about the new Annual Pass program called “Magic Key“, but now we’re getting a closer look at the latest food news. Disney Princess Breakfast Adventures at Napa Rose will again feature favorite Disney Princesses and more fan-favorite restaurants are reopening at the Disneyland. Plus, if you’re tired of trying to beat the crowd to Trader Sam’s, dining reservations are on the horizon.

Collage of offerings from Trader Sam's

First up, Disney has announced “All you explorers and adventurers will be thrilled to know Trader Sam’s Enchanted Tiki Bar will start taking reservations for lunch AND dinner beginning Aug. 11, with the first reservation date Aug. 15. We all know it’s a real jungle out there, so be sure to book a reservation!”

Food offerings from Carnation Café at Disneyland park

Carnation Café at Disneyland park is opening Sept. 16 with classic comfort food! Breakfast will include Mickey waffles of course. Lunch and dinner will offer Walt’s favorite chili, Chicken fried Chicken, Parmesan-crusted Patty Melt, Short Rib with homemade Mac and Cheese, and yes – Fried Pickles!

Collage of dining offerings from Disney Princess Breakfast Adventures at Napa Rose

Get ready for the Disney Princess Breakfast Adventures at Napa Rose where Disney Princesses will greet guests on a private patio for an exclusive photo opportunity. Enjoy Princess-themed activities and receive a special keepsake. Disney Princess Breakfast Adventures at Napa Rose at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa opens on Aug. 26, with booking available Aug.11.

Collage of food offerings from Goofy’s Kitchen

The all-you-care-to-enjoy breakfast and dinner buffets and serving stations at Goofy’s Kitchen will welcome guests back starting Aug. 18. Goofy and Friends will not be hosting at the reopening, but they will be returning at a later date. More details to come! Goofy’s Kitchen at Disneyland Hotel bookings are available Aug. 11.

Collage of Minnie & Friends – Breakfast in the Park at the Plaza Inn

Rise and shine for “Minnie & Friends – Breakfast in the Park,” an all-you-care-to-enjoy buffet at Plaza Inn. Join Minnie and some of your favorite Disney pals while dining on hearty breakfast classics. Minnie & Friends for breakfast at Plaza Inn opens on Aug.12, with booking available Aug. 11.

Who’s ready to get their eat on at Disneyland? Be sure to snag those dining reservations as soon as possible as they do tend to fill up quickly. We’re now curious to see if dining reservations will make their way to Trader Sam’s at Walt Disney World’s Polynesian Village Resort. We’ll keep you posted! Until then, happy dining, Disney fans!

About Jamie Sylvester

I'm a Disney nerd! A kid at heart who loves the magic and memories of Walt Disney World. I follow all things Disney and enjoy the vacations, day trips, weekend getaways, and geek out over the planning of such events. My goal is to experience as many Disney desserts and cocktails as possible! Married to another Disney nerd and blessed with a daughter and son, we thoroughly enjoy the magic at Disney and are here to help others experience the magic as well.