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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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“sushi” (487 reviews)
“filet” (265 reviews)
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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 22 January 2016 via mobile

Had the filet, wife had the halibut. Both were excellent. Sushi and goat cheese appetizer was amazing. Service was very good as well.

1  Thank wdfree
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We went for my husband's birthday. We both ordered a beet/citrus salad with ground hazelnuts. Many great flavors but way too much green leaves with long stems which I can not chew and 2 small beets (yes it was called baby beets but 2). Main...More

1  Thank xangotraveler
Reviewed 20 January 2016

I started the meal off with an appetizer of Meatballs. When that turned out to be ordinary, it was time to go to plan B. Plan B was a salad as my main course. I ordered the salad that the bartender suggested and thought it...More

Thank Harvey M
Reviewed 20 January 2016

REALLY BIG TIP……..DON’T BE TALKED INTO BUYING THE DISNEY DELUXE DINING PLAN ACCEPTED HERE. IT IS A BAD IDEA. I REVEAL WHY BELOW! We were talked into buying the Deluxe Disney Dining Plan long before arriving in the USA for this 6 night Disney trip....More

4  Thank BarryAscot
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Steak was good. The server we had wasn't very nice. Very nice drink selection but it can get very expensive. They do take the dining plan, which is a plus. Awesome view.

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Dinner at California Grill was one of the best meals I had at WDW. I would say top 2 restaurants that I ate at (including Jiko, which is also fine dining). The service was exceptional - we had a waiter named Bill and he really...More

1  Thank Trekkinggirl
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and i had a reservation so we went a little early to watch the fireworks from the observation deck outside. That was spectacular. We got a text shortly after our table was ready. Our server was nice. We had the goat cheese ravioli...More

Thank deustace
Reviewed 15 January 2016

We made reservation six month ago to celebrate our younger son's birthday on Christmas Eve, due to its high reputation on Yelp. However, we are very disappointed on their slow services and food quality. Definitely not come back again.

3  Thank Aliu66
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I've been here twice and both times, the experiences were unforgettable. The food is like art, true masterpieces and the menu is seasonal so it's constantly changing (Except for a few items that have been on the menu since the joint opened way back at...More

3  Thank Jackie O
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Very friendly staff. we enjoyed our stay...close to the parks and the food is very good and not over priced.

Thank L4288YUcherylm
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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
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
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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