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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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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 4 days ago via mobile

Unbelievable experience at the California Grill watching the Magic Kingdom fireworks show. Pricey (but what isn't in Disney Land) but totally worth it, I thought. Let me mention the food isn't anything to rave about - it's not terrible but not fantastic (despite what Disney...More

1  Thank Priya S
Reviewed 6 days ago

We Booked this restaurant for a 9:30pm reservation because that is what we could get. Actually it was the perfect time I think. We went early and watched the fireworks from the terrace. Being seated directly after. I had read some reviews of children running...More

1  Thank flips48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must do for our family on every visit. Food, service, and view simply can’t be beat. Its a fancy restaurant fit for a family and a welcome respite from the chaos of the parks (which we also love!).

1  Thank RRZF
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fine dining located high above the Contemporary Resort in Walt Disney World. Check-in on the 2nd floor to be chaperoned up the restaurant elevator. Make your reservation as far in advance as possible if you want a window seat overlooking the Magic Kingdom fireworks show....More

1  Thank kathleensF3340UV
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful table overlooking Magic Kingdom fireworks. Don't worry if your table doesn't - they built an outdoor balcony that does... Food spectacular - from perfect Caesar salad to mussels to flatbreads to signature filet mignon. Even the rolls (extra salt & truffle butter) & frites...More

1  Thank DrewC_CT
Reviewed 1 week ago

During the week of January 8, 2018, our family of four—two 50+ adults and two college-age sons—dined at Artist Point, Flying Fish, Narcoossee’s, Tiffins, and California Grill. We view all of these restaurants as five-star restaurants, but we rate Flying Fish and California Grill perhaps...More

Thank missprism
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten dinner at the California Grill four times. We have celebrated New Year's Eve at the California Grill once. Today we partook of the California Grill's Sunday Brunch. As with all our other experiences at the California Grill (except one dinner) we had...More

Thank Suze44857
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make a reservation well in advance! We came here on a Thursday night specifically because we had heard about how beautiful the view was of the fireworks at the Magic Kingdom. We drove to the hotel and were able to park for free. We walked...More

Thank SophieTRR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and service. Busy restaurant. We were seated in a corner room away off to the side. Requested a table in the main dining room. Much better.

Thank Romina B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service, atmosphere and food! Dined here on January 2nd. We started with the cheese plate which was a perfect size for the two of us to sample. I had the filet mignon with Tamarind barbecue sauce. Perfect cut of meat, perfectly cooked, delicious! The...More

Thank jnacki
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7 January 2018|
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Response from hitman_mike | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much the norm is $18-$19 per glass for house wine. There is one white by the glass for $11 If the whole table can agree on a wine, you come out ever so slightly ahead by ordering a bottle. Hope this helps you
Esteban M
25 December 2017|
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Response from Michelle C | Reviewed this property |
Please call (407) 939-3463. Although at this point, you won't get a reservation for New Year's Eve
1 November 2017|
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Response from NMac | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Cardi 1 , I'm just a daft Geordy hope you enjoy your visit,and have a great 50th anniversary. (It was the stupid predictive text that entered Cardiff I hadn't noticed)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 35 - USD 80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 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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