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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

You would expect a top price for this place but it always surprises me. Great service, led to a great table with a view of the magic kingdom. Forgot my glasses so the waitress went and found me a pair with the right prescription! They...More

1  Thank Fromredtogreen
Reviewed 6 days ago

Check in and service were impeccable. Professional, friendly, helpful and reasonably fast/smooth. They had a solid wine list and they ensured I was happy with my choice – they could tell I wasn’t familiar with some of them so they brought a tasting of both...More

2  Thank Christine D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

California Grill would be more easily recognized if it was renamed Disappointment Grill. This establishment came highly recommended by a Disney Corporate Alliance Partner, who promised a stellar culinary experience. After spending an entire week looking forward to California Grill, I have to say, my...More

2  Thank melsantell
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner at the California Grill, our server was Moe. Three of us in our party - we decided early on to do several appetizers so we could sample different things. We had the Colossal Shrimp, Corn Bisque, Sushi (crab rolls and shrimp tempura),...More

2  Thank SouthernGal820
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here with my friend to celebrate our 40th birthday and it was really nice. We paid out of pocket and I think my meal with tip was $40 some. I got one of the cheaper entrée’s though but the meal could definitely be...More

2  Thank brandy621
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food and service though pricey. Magic Kingdom nightly fireworks can be seen and heard from their deck.

2  Thank denonno
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a long night of good conversation with friends, excellent wine, delicious food, and great service with an amazing view of the Magic Kingdom at this restaurant atop the Contemporary Hotel. Our server could have helped us through the meal within an hour,'but we...More

2  Thank tne1025
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When coming to Disney we always come to California Grill. The food is fantastic and holds up to any fine dining experience. It's one of my favorite Disney restaurants. The food always uses fresh ingredients and one great course leads to another. The sushi is...More

2  Thank Scott P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brunch was amazing! So many appetizer choices, great entrees, and delicious desserts. The fact that you can order multiple entrees is great because this is a pricer meal. The chicken cutlet was surprisingly the best entree I tasted. It was really delicious. They even had...More

2  Thank Raevlee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If money is no object, you can expect to have a nice evening at the California Grill. I, however, am a value diner (the experience should match the price tag) and CG doesn't hold up to fine dining in, say, Chicago where I live. The...More

2  Thank SciGuyMrD
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Christopher-Chr... W
The only reservation that I could get was for 9:35pm, it will be our first trip. I was really hoping to see the fireworks from this location, will I still be able to? Can we get there a little early and go on the observation deck while we are waiting for our table and watch the fireworks?
23 March 2017|
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Response from Jim R | Reviewed this property |
Yes. And even if your seated, you can either watch from your table or go outside on the roof and watch. The wait staff will accommodate whatever you choose.
Lydia R
does anyone know the name of the restaurant manager? thanks
28 February 2017|
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Response from Vaughn J | Reviewed this property |
Call this number (407) 828-5630
Do they take Disney gift cards as payment?
25 January 2017|
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Response from Ordel T | Reviewed this property |
yes, they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 35 - USD 80
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
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
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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