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California Grill

4600 N World Dr, Contemporary Hotel, Orlando, FL 32830-8413
+1 407-939-3463
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
Japanese, American, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4600 N World Dr, Contemporary Hotel, Orlando, FL 32830-8413
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful meal here. Three adults and three young girls with discerning tastes! Waiter was excellent and has worked there for twenty three years, so knew his stuff and was wonderful in his advice and service. Entrees shared and every one was better than the next....More

Thank CREEDO57
Reviewed yesterday

This was the first Disney signature restaurant we ever tried, primarily due to the cost. But we book a dinner here for our anniversary. The atmosphere was a little louder than I expected, and there were a lot more kids there than I had thought....More

Thank blcpearl
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was interested in trying this restaurant due to the many positive reviews, and most especially for the ambiance of experiencing the fireworks and Disney music while dining Upon check-in we were escorted to a small back room which looked out at the back of...More

1  Thank luvtosing
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were not around for fireworks, but just for a nice dinner. It did not disappoint. They now offer bread service as opposed to the sticks & crackers they used to serve. Improvement. The Pepperoni pizza & artichoke Trufffle pizzas were excellent. Also enjoyed the...More

Thank WDWCM87
Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate at the California Grill in March 2018 with our two young boys, ages 3 and 5, and we all had a great experience. The waiter was very friendly with our children and attentive to anything we might need. Both of our kids had...More

2  Thank TrvlrTchr
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant is at the top of the Contemporary Hotel on WDW property. The views are of Bay Lake and the Magic Kingdom. The service and food were exceptionally good. The food was very good. We split the Caesar salad, very crisp and not too...More

Thank Joan1959
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered entrees off of the menu, but when we got them, they were not what we had ordered. My chicken was supposed to have pickled garlic and pecans, but it didn't--they substituted cauliflower. Another in our party ordered the filet mignon, which was supposed...More

2  Thank Jann A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a view from every seat. At the top of the Disney's Contemporary Resort Hotel it is the perfect place to watch the sun set over central Florida. Also it is an awesome place to watch the Magic Kingdom Fireworks. The food is...More

Thank steve f
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went to California Grill for our anniversary. Service was terrible, the waiter rushed us and was very inattentive. We also had the one of the worst seats in the restaurant. It’s sad to pay that much money and have a terrible...More

3  Thank Nole52
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the California Grill experience. The menu is fun, the restaurant has great energy and our server "Osi" from Venezuela could not have been more friendly. The views, the fireworks, the ambiance. Top notch.

Thank ClearwaterGuy
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19 March 2018|
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Response from John V | Reviewed this property |
You can order whatever you like or nothing at all. Yes, you can order an appetizer as a meal. My wife does it all the time. if you don't want any of the food you can sit at your table or at the bar all night and get hammered... More
Kate M
12 March 2018|
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Response from KatyL81 | Reviewed this property |
I got a 7.05pm reservation and had expected we would still be seated when the fireworks started however service was efficient so we were kindly advised to have a look around the hotel/shop etc then arrive back at the grill... More
2 March 2018|
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Response from SLIPER | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 35 - USD 80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4600 N World Dr, Contemporary Hotel, Orlando, FL 32830-8413
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-939-3463
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World
"California Grill is a Signature Dining restaurant that serves up award-winning gourmet dinners and sweeping views atop Disney's Contemporary Resort. Venture into this vibrant and charged atmosphere and watch the creation of culinary masterpieces in the on-stage kitchen.
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