Are you ready to be our guest? Put our magic to the test? At the new Be Our Guest Restaurant in Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom you can do just that. Be Our Guest will serve lunch and dinner, with quick service the theme for lunch and table service for dinner. Lunch is set apart from other Disney quick service restaurants as visitors will order and then have the food delivered on china plates, creating an upscale feel to the midday meal.
Here’s a sneak peak at what the Be Our Guest Restaurant will look like:
Head chef Michael Deardorff has shared some his favorite items on the establishment’s menu, giving fans a sneak peak at that will be served at the eatery. Simple, fresh ingredients bring delicious lunch and dinner foods to life, all with a French twist to keep in tune with the setting of the “Beauty and the Beast” movie, which inspired the restaurant. A Croque Monsieur Sandwich with carved ham, Gruyere cheese, béchamel and pommes frites and a tuna Nicoise salad, grilled steak sandwich with garlic butter spread, braised pork and vegetable quiche were some of the items listed on the menu.
Dinner selections at Be Our Guest continue the French bistro theme with main entrees like au gratin pasta, rotisserie rock hen with roasted fingerling potatoes, pan-seared salmon in leek fondue, grilled strip steak, sautéed shrimp and scallops with vegetables in puff pastry with creamy lobster sauce or oven-baked ratatouille listed on the menu. Children can choose from Mickey meatloaf and whole grain macaroni, among other options. For the full menu, click here.
A total of three dining rooms will seat a total of 550 people. With details such as the enchanted rose in the West Wing, snow effects in the Ballroom windows, and character-laden murals, guests will feel as if they’ve been transported inside the beloved film.
An opening date for this new Magic Kingdom restaurant is yet to be released but reservations can be made starting August 24.