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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” (519 reviews)
“filet” (268 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 26 September 2015 via mobile

We recently visited as part of our honeymoon and both the food and service were excellent. I ordered the fillet mignon surf and turf style with sushi and my husband had the bison. Both meats were cooked well and melted in your mouth. The sushi...More

Thank Jai D
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Food, view and service are all excellent. If you are there for a special occasion do try and visit when the fireworks are on at Magic Kingdom as there is a fantastic view from their observation decks and they even pipe in the music to...More

Thank Lewis H
Reviewed 26 September 2015

I was told that this is a great restaurant that provided 360 views of Walt Disney World. Getting a reservation is important but worth the investment. We arrived early and were greeted by friendly staff who escorted us to the restaurant in a special elevator....More

Thank Ty_Swartz
Reviewed 24 September 2015

It has been awhile since we've visited the California Grill. Old favorites like the beef filet with tamarind BBQ sauce are gone, but new menu items are intriguing and tasty. I had the Waygu strip loin (new to the menu) and it was outstanding. The...More

Thank jrhales77
Reviewed 24 September 2015

We truly loved our dining experience at California Grill. The table we had for drinks before dinner gave us our first glimpse of the Magic Kingdom after arriving in town. It was Magical! All the tables offer a view but some are better then others....More

Thank Chimomstyle
Reviewed 24 September 2015

We will never take another trip to WDW without eating here. Our meal was fantastic. We started off with drinks from the bar and the bartender made me a great Tom Collins. Our party of five tried the sushi, sweet corn and shrimp chowder, and...More

1  Thank willtravelforfood123
Reviewed 24 September 2015

One of the best meals we had in Orlando, the food is of a high standard and the view from the top of the contemporary resort is amazing. It’s great that you can step outside onto their large viewing areas to take photos and later...More

Thank MarkCornwall_UK
Reviewed 22 September 2015

My husband and I celebrated our 10 year wedding anniversary there. The food, service, view, etc, etc are all the best. Our server (Walter) was WONDERFUL, he made us feel like we were his only table. I ordered everything he suggested and it was the...More

1  Thank KrissyB44
Reviewed 21 September 2015

This is a must do for a special occasion. I can't say enough about it. The ambiance, the view , the food...It is truly an unforgettable experience. A reservation is needed.

Thank All4Vacation2
Reviewed 20 September 2015

This restaurant is one of our go-tos when visiting Walt Disney World. The menu and wine list are always interesting and no 2 visits are the same. In addition, the view is beautiful, even if you're not there for the Magic Kingdom fireworks. The staff...More

Thank Maleficent380
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7 January 2018|
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Response from hitman_mike | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much the norm is $18-$19 per glass for house wine. There is one white by the glass for $11 If the whole table can agree on a wine, you come out ever so slightly ahead by ordering a bottle. Hope this helps you
Esteban M
25 December 2017|
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Response from Michelle C | Reviewed this property |
Please call (407) 939-3463. Although at this point, you won't get a reservation for New Year's Eve
31 October 2017|
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Response from NMac | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Cardi 1 , I'm just a daft Geordy hope you enjoy your visit,and have a great 50th anniversary. (It was the stupid predictive text that entered Cardiff I hadn't noticed)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$80
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
Bar Scene, View, 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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