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Dining on the Disney Wonder Cruise Ship: Rotational Dining, Quick Service, Lounges, and more!


When it comes to dining, Disney Cruise Line offers a remarkable culinary experience that caters to diverse tastes and preferences, and dining on the Disney Wonder is no exception. The ship boasts three main dining rooms, each with its unique theme and ambiance. Guests enjoy rotational dining, where they rotate through these venues, accompanied by their dining servers, throughout their cruise. Additionally, there are a variety of casual dining options including buffet-style restaurants, quick-service counters, and specialty eateries. The Disney Wonder also offers an adult-exclusive fine-dining venue as well as casual lounges.


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Quick Look

  • Quick-Service Options: Cabanas, Daisy’s De-Lites, Eye Scream Treats, Pete’s Boiler Bites, Pinocchio’s Pizzeria, Preludes, Room Service
  • Rotational Dining: Animator’s Palate, Tiana’s Place, Triton’s
  • Fine/Adult Dining: Palo
  • Character Meals/Unique Dining: Royal Court Royal Tea
  • Nightclubs/Lounges: Beverage Tastings, French Quarter Lounge, Crown & Fin Pub, Cove Café, Cadillac Lounge, Azure, D Lounge, Signals


Quick Service Options

Adult-only area on board the Disney Wonder | magicintheplanning.comQuick-service dining on Disney Cruise Line offers guests the convenience of fast, delicious meals and snacks throughout the day. With a variety of locations serving everything from burgers and pizza to sandwiches and salads, there is something for everyone.

Cabanas – Designed to look and feel like a boardwalk, this restaurant serves as the main buffet dining on four of the Disney ships. With an eclectic variety of food choices, there really is something for everyone. Even picky little ones will have plenty of options for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

Daisy’s De-Lites – If you’re looking to eat a little healthier, this is the place. They serve a variety of salads, sandwiches, wraps, and fruit.

Eye Scream Treats – This is the place to get unlimited soft-serve ice cream board!

Pete’s Boiler Bites – Here you can enjoy classic American fare like burgers, hot dogs, and tacos for lunch or dinner.

Pinocchio’s Pizzeria – Available during lunch and snack times just next to Goofy’s pool, this place serves several kinds of pizza to enjoy.

Preludes – Most of the snacks here are available for an additional fee. It’s a great place to grab popcorn, beverages, and other miscellaneous snacks to enjoy during the amazing shows onboard. (You’ll also find wait staff inside the theater offering snacks to purchase just before showtime.)

Room Service – Room service onboard all five Disney ships is available 24 hours a day and offers a wide range of choices. (Some of the choices are an additional fee, but much of the menu is included in the price of your cruise.)


Rotational Dining

Tiana's Place on the Disney Wonder | Magic in the PlanningOne of the most unique dining aspects of a Disney Cruise is its rotational dining. Each night, your party rotates between three main restaurants on board, and your wait staff rotates with you. This allows you to try all that Disney has to offer while at the same time giving your waiters the opportunity to serve you better as they get to know you!

Animator’s Palate – This is definitely one of the most unique dining experiences onboard, and you can find it on four Disney cruise ships. Offering Pacific Island foods, Asian cooking, and fresh California fare, Disney animation comes to life throughout your meal.

Tiana’s Place – Inspired by Princess Tiana and New Orleans, this restaurant comes to life during dinner with live jazz music and character appearances while serving Louisiana-inspired, Creole and Cajun food.

Triton’s – Inspired by Ariel and her father King Triton, here you will dine “under the sea” enjoying classic American cooking during breakfast and lunch and continental cuisine for dinner.


Adults Only

Most of these options require an extra fee, but they offer some of the finest dining on board any cruise line. Be sure to make your reservations early!

Palo – This adults-only restaurant serves classic Northern Italian cooking, and reservations are required. They also serve a spectacular brunch, which is quite popular.


Character Meals & Unique Dining Experiences

Meeting Mickey Mouse at the Disney Junior Character Breakfast on the Disney Fantasy | magicintheplanning.comWhile some of these dining experiences require an additional fee, be sure to check your specific cruise information for more Disney character meals! On our last cruise, we were able to reserve our spot at the Disney Junior character breakfast at no additional charge. We simply needed a reservation!

Royal Court Royal Tea – Children ages 3-12 can participate in this uniquely royal experience. Herbal tea and two courses are provided, and several Disney princesses make an appearance! Children also receive a selection of special gifts. Like Olaf’s Royal Picnic, this experience is available for an additional fee.


Nightclubs & Lounges

The Cadillac Lounge on Disney Wonder | Magic in the PlanningDisney Cruise Line offers a variety of venues that cater to different preferences. Whether you’re looking for a lively atmosphere or a peaceful place to relax, there are options for you. Certain venues are family-friendly during the day and transition into adults-only spaces in the evening. This allows guests to enjoy the best of both worlds, ensuring a memorable and tailored experience for everyone on board.

Azure – This trendy nightclub offers a unique experience by capturing the beauty of the ocean. The lounge, which includes a bar, dance floor, and ample seating, is designed to resemble the sea with its flowing and curvy walls. Every element in the venue reflects the underwater ecosystem, featuring coral, sea fans, and nautilus shells. Moreover, vibrant colors throughout the club create a mesmerizing atmosphere that lasts till late at night.

Beverage Tastings – Discover and indulge in a wide range of adult beverages at engaging seminars that offer valuable insights into the realms of wine, beer, spirits, and beyond. Savor the opportunity to sample and learn from experts, as you delve into the fascinating world of libations and their diverse flavors. Seminars will vary based on itinerary, and additional fees apply. Reservations can be made when you complete your online check-in, and spots fill quickly.

Cadillac Lounge – With an intimate setting, this lounge creates a sense of elegance and sophistication, reminiscent of the peak days of the Rat Pack. Enjoy the enchanting melodies played on the piano while immersing yourself in the atmosphere that perfectly captures the glamorous spirit of Hollywood’s yesteryears.

Cove Café – This serene adults-only lounge offers specialty drinks, coffee beverages, and tea all day long. In the evening, adults can unwind and socialize while sipping on refreshing cocktails and exquisite wines, or enjoy a delightful light snack.

Crown & Fin on Disney Wonder | Magic in the PlanningCrown & Fin Pub – Experience the ambiance of a traditional English village tavern. This charming establishment offers a delightful blend of entertainment options. Watch live sporting events on numerous big-screen TVs showcasing global competitions. Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere with live music performances that continue late into the night.

French Quarter Lounge – This lounge offers a variety of activities and character encounters for the whole family to enjoy during the day. You may come across familiar faces and imagery from Disney’s The Princess and the Frog. As night falls, the venue undergoes a transformation. Live music fills the air, creating a lively atmosphere. You can sip on your favorite beverage while admiring the sparkling ceiling. Experience the spirit of Mardi Gras every day here! Don’t miss the chance to try our delicious beignets, a popular local treat.

D Lounge – Enjoy a variety of refreshing beverages such as cocktails, smoothies, and sodas, while you dance the night away! At dusk, D Lounge undergoes a thrilling transformation into a vibrant, family-friendly nightclub. Join in lively dance parties and participate in exciting contests for endless entertainment.

Signals – Located on Deck 9 with breathtaking views of the sea, shore, and sunset, this breezy pool bar is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing mixed drink.


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