We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


2901 Osceola Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“flatbread” (60 reviews)
“couscous” (30 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2901 Osceola Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (737)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 690 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

One of the reasons we love the Animal Kingdom Lodge is because of the great variety of food offerings they have. Mara is their "food court" quick service place - offering breakfast, lunch and dinner. They also have finer dining at Jiko and a buffet...More

Thank jjillmomma
Reviewed 1 week ago

Due to the lack of restaurants this seems to be very busy. And if you're the sort that can eat enough for 7 people maybe you'd find it good value. But for us, we were not impressed by the quality of the food, and to...More

Thank Cyberebrum
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was close to the pool for an easy lunch solution. Kid meals offered were chicken nuggets or burger, came with fries and side (packaged apple slices or grapes or squeeze applesauce or cookie) and a drink (juice box, milk, water or soda.) For $8...More

Thank shelley b
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mara became our go-to place for a quick snack or meal during our stay. It has something for everyone and is reasonably priced with good food.

Thank M J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

African theme breakfast and diner venue The food was average The staff were very friendly especially the South African ladies , they double as drummers during the day Only pity not open for lunch as there is only a cafeteria option during the day

Thank travelingdogMiami
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Disney World last week for the National Jr. Beta Convention. As part of the costs the kids received vouchers for a combo meal or entree and a side with a drink at select food service options. We were stay at a value resort...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Something for everyone. Lines light. Nice eating areas. We ate outside and it was relaxing and shielded from the sun.

Thank SomersNormie21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place to go for a quick bite, nothing fancy, but good choices for kids and adults. If you are bit more adventurous they can meet those needs too. Not cheap, but less expensive than the other restaurants. You can also grab a...More

2  Thank gourmand47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an American/African cuisine restaurant. There is a small menu, but with plenty of variety. I enjoyed the African stew.

Thank colfal8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just terrible food option at the Animal Kingdom resort...very limited menu and the service is less then spectacular. Was a waste of time even waiting for simple waffles in the morning.

Thank Matthew S
Nearby Restaurants
933 reviews
.64 km away
Texas Roadhouse
1,854 reviews
.75 km away
Miller's Ale House
1,197 reviews
1.07 km away
Jiko - The Cooking Place
1,713 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby Attractions
Disney's Animal Kingdom
25,098 reviews
1.31 km away
Tree of Life
1,406 reviews
1.32 km away
Wild Africa Trek
416 reviews
1.19 km away
It's Tough to be a Bug!
131 reviews
1.35 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
1 May 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from titlewaive2013 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late response. Breakfast at Mara is quick service location, and you can order anything you want on the menu. A quick service gives you the meal and drink. Mara has a refrigerated section where you can pick milk... More
19 September 2016|
Answer Show all 7 answers
Response from Jazross | Reviewed this property |
In July ...full menu until 11 ish...but you could get pizza until 1am
25 May 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from ericbreuer | Reviewed this property |
Yes, They have many Gluten free options. The chef will want to come out and speak to you and it may take a little longer but well worth it. Also don't forget to ask for the Gluten Free Zebra Dome desert.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 Osceola Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32830-8410
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World
Open morning to night, The Mara offers a sweeping selection of soups, sandwiches, salads, pizza and burgers. Dine indoors or poolside.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing