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Tusker House Restaurant

Disney's Animal Kingdom, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 34747
+1 407-939-3463
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Disney's Animal Kingdom, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 34747
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Tusker House offered wonderful character experience with safari outfits a nice touch. Character dining experiences offer better food options buffet style. The ambiance is great here too.

Thank Anthony E
Reviewed 3 days ago

we had a really good meal here (buffet again), much better choice than chef mickeys very busy though and yet again you can meet the characters. Good table and sat in a quiet area always a nice thing

Thank DuncanMcGee
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was here at Donald's safari lunch, Servers were pleasant, characters came around quickly and food seems fresh and plentiful.

Thank ClanClark
Reviewed 4 days ago

When we made our reservations we were not aware this was a character dinner....but even as adults we had a great time with Mickey, Minney, Donald, Daisy and Goofy! Our waitress was a sweetheart and we found there were food choices for everyone. We bought...More

2  Thank Buckeye017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had no idea this would be different in that there was a large range of food available including some African dishes I had not had before. The restaurant as ever is run by very friendly staff who serve with a smile, the venue was...More

1  Thank Keith L
Reviewed 6 days ago

The characters dressed the Safari and this buffet a provided a variety of food choices. They dealt with gluten free really well although there was little choice for desert. The restaurant is located within the African part of animal Kingdom. You never tire of characters...More

1  Thank realestateash
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate at Tusker House for breakfast this past weekend, and it was a good experience! It was our first character dining experience in years, as we recently had a little girl. The breakfast buffet was expansive - eggs, waffles, carved meat, breads, oatmeal, fruit,...More

1  Thank Jessica P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the worst of the three breakfast buffets we tried during our stay. It is inside the Animal Kingdom back by Kilimanjaro Safaris and the decor is in that theme as well. For the buffet breakfast there were limited options, none of which were...More

Thank Nicole W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I like this place - from the characters dressed for safari to the African based buffet and go to it at least once every trip either for breakfast or lunch. My only complaint is the noise. Wow is it loud in there!

Thank redbudlover
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a breakfast reservation for tusker during our Disney stay. It was a filling buffet with a lot to offer. Nobody left hungry and the character interaction was out of this world. Seeing my kids meet these iconic characters was heart warming to say...More

1  Thank Ashlee R
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18 September 2017|
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Response from Vacaymomma2 | Reviewed this property |
When we ate there for breakfast this summer it was $120 or so for the 4 of us. The official site shows a range up to $35 per person and we find that most character meals will be a good use of a dining credit. We were on the... More
Erin L
14 August 2017|
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Response from redbudlover | Reviewed this property |
I have found I can usually walk in if I get there right at about the time they move from breakfast to lunch menu - around 11 am.
31 July 2017|
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Response from Veronica T | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do the characters are there as long as it is open
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 36
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
08:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 14:45
15:45 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Disney's Animal Kingdom, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 34747
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-939-3463
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World (requires admission)
Travelers! Take a break from your safari and enjoy a taste of adventure at Tusker House Restaurant, a colorful and bustling Harambe Marketplace eatery.
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