THE WORLD SHOWCASE
Around the World Showcase Lagoon, you will find one of the best collections of culture and cuisine gathered anywhere in one place. A smart visitor to the World Showcase will make time to dine here, but there are also some fun attractions.
Discover Mexico’s treasures in the shadows of an authentic looking Aztec pyramid.
Gran Fiesta Tour Starring The Three Caballeros
This boat ride is similar to “It’s A Small World,” but this journey takes you on a trip through Mexico’s cultural history.
Dining in Mexico
San Angel Inn Restaurante
Table service. This is Mexico’s premier dining spot, located within the pavilion itself and overlooking the Gran Fiesta Tour ride. Fine Mexican dining. Reservations recommended.
La Hacienda de San Angel
Quick service. The counter service alternative to sitting down and dining in the main restaurant.
La Cantina Restaurant
Quick service. This outdoor setting offers traditional Mexican fare, and is located across the promenade from the main pavilion.
This pavilion features structures that look like they date back to the days of the Vikings.Its no secret that this will be the future site of a brand new Frozen themed attraction. But not yet.
Dining in Norway
Akershus Royal Banquet Hall
If you can’t dine with the Princesses in Cinderella’s Castle at the Magic Kingdom®, this Norwegian castle themed restaurant is the next best thing—the Princesses greet visitors here every day. Table service. Reservations recommended well in advance.
Kringla Bakeri Og Kafe
Quick service. Hearty sandwiches and pastries fit for a Viking. Try the school bread. So good!
An eye-catching ornate Chinese temple beckons you inside, where you will marvel at beautiful structures and gardens.
Reflections of China
Using Disney’s patented Circle-Vision 360° film format, you’ll experience China wrapped all around you.
Dining in China
Nine Dragons Restaurant
Table service. This is the China Pavilion’s signature dining experience, with both modern and traditional Chinese fare. Reservations recommended.
Lotus Blossom Café
Quick service. Authentic Chinese choices delivered at the speed of take-out.
An ongoing Oktoberfest celebration of German spirit, food, and music.
Dining in Germany
Table service. All-you-can-enjoy authentic biergarten favorites, served up with a festive German fair atmosphere. Reservations recommended.
Quick service. A way to quickly grab a taste of Germany. Brats, pretzels, and an out-of-this-world strudel.
Drawing influence from Rome, Florence, and Venice, the Italian pavilion captures the flavors of Italy.
Dining in Italy
Tutto Italia Ristorante
Table service. This is Italy’s premium dining experience, with a wide selection of pasta and other traditional dishes. Reservations recommended.
Tutto Gusto Wine Cellar
Table service. Sample meats and cheeses in a traditional Sicilian setting. Reservations recommended.
Via Napoli Ristorante e Pizzeria
Table service. Wood fire baked pizza brings people in along with other classic Italian fare. Reservations recommended.
THE AMERICAN ADVENTURE
This Colonial pavilion serves as the centerpiece and host to all of the World Showcase.
The American Adventure Show
This moving and highly patriotic multimedia presentation combines period artwork, classic film footage, and Disney’s remarkable audio-animatronic characters. The pre-show often includes live music by Disney’s legendary vocal group “Voices of Liberty.”
American Heritage Gallery
This is the waiting area for the American Adventure Show, but it is home to some surprising real national treasures in its own right.
Dining in America
Quick service. This is one of the best quick service restaurants in Epcot®. Large portions of traditional American food, including steak.
Fife and Drum Tavern
Snacks. The tavern is known for its roasted turkey legs, but also offers lighter fare.
This pavilion showcases precisely manicured Japanese gardens and a five story pagoda.
Mitsukoshi Department Store
It’s not a ride or a show, but this branch of one of Japan’s oldest and most popular department stores really is a great attraction. It carries a fascinating mix of traditional Japanese wares along with treats and whimsical pop culture items—we love this store! Don’t miss its incredible pearl harvesting station.
Dining in Japan
Table service. Chefs prepare, chop, and grill your meal right before your eyes in an entertaining dinner show. Reservations recommended.
Table service. A nice selection of fresh sushi and extremely good tempura and teriyaki. The menu is not large but everything is terrific!
Quick service. Sushi bar in a beautiful setting.
Quick service and snacks. Green tea and light Japanese snack items.
As you wander through this pavilion, you really feel like you’re passing through the streets of exotic Marrakech—it’s an impressive collection of North African culture and cuisine.
Dining in Morocco
Table service. Authentic North African cuisine...and belly dancers! Yes, Disney is full of surprises. Reservations recommended.
Quick service. Mediterranean fare served fast.
Spice Road Table
This lagoon-side Mediterranean café is Morocco’s newest dining option, and is a great place to sit back, relax, and take in the views. “Small plate” appetizers, wines and beers, and ice cream and slushes for the kids. Table service. No reservations accepted.
This is a pavilion that could get by just on its food and wine, but there are some amazing sites and attractions here too.
Impressions de France
A film celebration of the beautiful French countryside.
Dining in France
Chefs de France
Table service. This five star French restaurant offers one of the finest dining experiences in all of Walt Disney World®. If you’re a fan of the culinary arts—or just love to eat good food—this is the place to be! Reservations recommended.
Table service. Just a few steps away from Chefs de France is another exquisite dining experience. One of the world’s finest French chefs—Master Chef Paul Bocuse—runs the kitchen in this one of a kind culinary experience. Reservations strongly recommended.
L’Artisan De Glaces
Snacks. Artisan ice creams and sorbets.
Quick service and snacks. Lots of delicious choices, including sandwiches, quiches, and French pastries.
Walking into this pavilion, you’ll feel like you just stepped into an old London downtown neighborhood complete with a friendly pub. There are beautiful English gardens to wander through and a courtyard in the back that often features great live music. (If the cover band “British Revolution” is playing, find a comfortable spot to enjoy them—they’re a favorite of ours!)
Dining in the United Kingdom
Rose and Crown Pub and Dining Room
Table service. This upscale British pub features traditional British fare like fish and chips or Bangers and mash in its bar area, with additional menu items available in the dining area. Reservations recommended.
Tip! If you time your visit to the pub well, the outdoor seating along the lagoon is a great spot to watch Illuminations!
Yorkshire County Fish Shop
Quick service. This is primarily a fish and chips stand, but also carries snacks and British beers. We love this spot for a quick satisfying serving of fish and chips!
This pavilion accurately captures the architectural feel of British Columbia.
A beautiful Circle-Vision 360° film showcases the rugged beauty of the North.
Dining in Canada
Le Cellier Steakhouse
Table service. Carnivores, take note! This is the best place to get a steak in all of Walt Disney World®. Trust us on this. Because of this reputation, Le Cellier is one of the hardest reservations to acquire—you need to plan months ahead to secure a reservation here.