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California Grill

4600 N World Dr, Contemporary Hotel, Orlando, FL 32830-8413
+1 407-939-3463
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Japanese, American, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
4600 N World Dr, Contemporary Hotel, Orlando, FL 32830-8413
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve always wanted to try this restaurant purely for the view and the great things we’ve heard about the food. The view was as spectacular as you’d think, especially since we booked out reservation right around fireworks time. The restaurant actually puts everything on hold...More

Thank Lenny A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in Orlando yesterday and I booked the California Grill for our first night because this was our favorite restaurant while visiting 2 years ago. It did not disappoint! We had a 7:10 pm reservation and arrived about 20 minutes early. We were promptly...More

Thank amyv275
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend visited here for my birthday. Our reservation was for 9.10pm but we got there early to catch the view of the fireworks at 8.55pm. There is a long outdoor viewing point which looks onto magic kingdom and has amazing views of...More

Thank Lozmurph
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the brunch and it was fantastic. It starts with a buffet containing so many choices. Charcuterie, cheeses, pickles, salads, devilled eggs, shrimp, pastries! Smoked salmon and so much more. You then choose an entree, my daughter and I opted for eggs benedict with...More

Thank aaasis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has been a favorite of ours for 8 years. Sat at the bar and noshed on several small plates and all were amazing. The spicy kazan roll always a winner followed by poached pear pizza with prosciutto and a short rib with hominy grits....More

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can I say, our first visit to the California Grill, food was very good and the service was impeccable. I have not been to complimentary regarding the quality of food at Disney resorts but to be honest this restaurant puts that all to bed....More

1  Thank HarryHHarrie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is very tasty thought restaurant is often very busy. Great place to go for dinner and then watch the Magic Kingdom firework display from the balcony. Great steak and fish dishes.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The one recommendation I would make is to try and tie this in with the fireworks. Wonderful views from the walkway, with the music playing. Great selection of wines. The steak was very nice, and Chris (our server) was very knowledgeable.

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having a 3 year old, my husband and I rarely get to dine out where the food is exceptional. This was the case with California Grill. It’s one of the more pricey places to eat at the Disney resort but well worth it. Make sure...More

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we come here, both the service and food are extraordinary. You can't beat the view especially during the MK fireworks. Their oak fired filet of beef is amazing, very tasty. My wife LOVES the Sonoma goat cheese ravioli. We order the same thing...More

Thank CHRISTIAN C
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tlang5
24 May 2018|
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Response from Lenny A | Reviewed this property |
I have heard the lounge is open seating. While we waited for our table to was packed. In fact I had a tough time getting a drink while we waited. I’m thinking they do allow it depending on the available space at the bar.
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kazbib602
15 May 2018|
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Response from LasVegasNigel | Reviewed this property |
Any booking around the fireworks scheduled time should be good. The staff will delay the arrival of a course if you indicate that the fireworks are a priority for you, even for the full 18 minutes of the show. If your... More
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Elaine K
12 May 2018|
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Response from Lenny A | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t have any luck with this request but my son eats pizza so we were ok. Most restaurants can always make a grilled cheese even if it’s not on the menu, we learned that along time ago. But specifically chicken tenders... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 35 - USD 80
Meals
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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
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
Description
"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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