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“So much fun!!”
Review of The Crystal Palace

The Crystal Palace
Ranked #343 of 4,122 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$10 - US$40
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Buffet, Reservations
Description: The Crystal Palace Restaurant at Magic Kingdom Theme Park serves a buffet of American cuisine at breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy this Buffet with Character!Step into The Hundred Acre Wood as you enter this whimsical restaurant for a willy nilly delicious good time. Marvel at the colorful Character topiary of Winnie the Pooh and his friends Piglet, Eeyore and Tigger. The light and airy ambiance fits the upbeat blustery mood, surrounded by Victorian elegance.Live On-Stage Kitchen at The Crystal PalaceWatch The Crystal Palace come to life with the sights and smells of the day's offerings as chefs prepare your fare in the live on-stage kitchen.The breakfast buffet includes traditional favorites such as omelets, cereals, freshly baked pastries, fresh fruit, breakfast pizza and cheddar cheese potatoes.The buffet abounds with American favorites like carved flank steak for lunch and sirloin for dinner, rotisserie chicken and Atlantic salmon, along with dishes that have a delicious hint of curry, cinnamon, mango and papaya. Desserts tempt you with a variety of sweet delights.Kid's Buffet at The Crystal PalaceNail on your tail and get over to ""Pooh Corner,"" The Crystal Palace's separate buffet just for kids! Little ones can fill their plates with fried chicken nuggets, macaroni and cheese, peanut butter & jelly sandwiches and pizza.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was a bit dubious of booking this as was unsure of how much the kids really wanted to meet Winnie the Pooh but on arrival they were very excited. It's a buffet style with kids buffet and desserts as well as ice cream machine. Food was good and I even got a mug of coffee afterwards. Lovely. We met Winnie the Pooh, tigger, eyore, and piglet . They all came to the table and spent time meeting the kids. If you don't get to meet one simply ask a cast member and they will sort it for you too

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came for dinner and booked liking idea of meeting winnie poo and friends.
Restaurant quirky inside a big conservatory.Service was good and the buffet food was very good.I loved the salmon and ceaser salad.Ice cream station and brownie was very good.We Met Winnie the poo, piglet,eeyore and tiger.
I would return great for small children.

Thank hollys225
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crystal palace is a huge dine in eatery that is really only good for meeting the characters Pooh bear, piglet, eeyore and tigger. The food is very crappy buffet food, almost cold with same same cruddy options that you would get a quick service eatery. I can’t speak for all the wait staff but ours was one crabby grumpy older lady who didn’t crack a smile or even a nicety the whole time we were there. —- this is the only time this has EVER occurred at Disney. She was so rude, made us feel unwelcome and anything we asked of her seemed to be a huge inconvenience ie:asking for a drink. Certainly is not The standard I have loved and expect at Disney. It’s huge and loud. The decor is old fashioned and would benefit from a re-vamp. Overall nothing special. If you have a huge Pooh bear lover in the family the characters are very fun and attentive and you meet all of them. Otherwise I would give it a miss.

Thank nomma82
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A twofold excellent experience- a member of our party got very sick before being seated and vomited, unfortunately, all over the porch as we were ready to go inside.
The staff and manager provided space to clean up, ice water, and a rescheduling of our seating for the rest of our party. The sick child and I were able to leave to recuperate and the rest of our party were able to be seated right away once we figured out our plan of action. Way to go, and bonus points to the manager who did not flinch in cleaning the vomit and handling everything cheerfully and kindly.
Those who were able to stay and eat gave the buffet two thumbs up- also two of the characters came together to my other child for a unique photo opportunity.

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3  Thank mom2Fifi
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience here was slightly above average. The food was good, and she had a nice visit with Pooh and Friends, but as a whole it wasn't as exciting as our visit to other restaurants and attractions.

Thank Nick W
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