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Downtown Disney Stores, Restaurants and Activities With Hours

Updated on March 16, 2014
Easy to read and sort list of Disney restaurants, shopping and attractions.
Easy to read and sort list of Disney restaurants, shopping and attractions. | Source

Downtown Disney is a busy and active shopping and dining center on the edge of Disney Property, near Interstate 4.

Downtown Disney does not charge any kind of admission which makes it a perfect stop for guests from all over the Orlando area.

Many of the shops and stores in Downtown Disney are independently owned so their hours and offerings will vary. The following lists allow you to see, at-a-glance, what the hours for each store, restaurant and entertainment venue are.

Note: The main walking areas of Downtown Disney are open from 8:30AM until 2AM every day. There is no admission charge and parking is free. But each store has different hours of operation.

Here is an overview of what to do at Downtown Disney and a listing of current hours for the restaurants and shops.

Downtown Disney Divided Into Three Sections

To understand Downtown Disney and how to get around, you should understand that it is divided into three sections. You will see signs at the parking areas for each section:

  • Market Place: This has the heaviest concentration of shopping stores but you can also find many restaurants. If you are coming to Downtown Disney from the Downtown Disney Hotels it will be the first area that you come to.
  • Pleasure Island: This area used to be a nightclub area but Disney discontinued this several years ago. Now it offers some restaurants and bars but has the least to offer of the sections.
  • WestSide: This side offers more entertainment options including movies, bowling, Cirque du Soleil, and a giant arcade.

There are many great places to eat at Downtown Disney.
There are many great places to eat at Downtown Disney. | Source

Whether you want a quick snack or a delightful, full-course meal, Downtown Disney likely has what you are looking for.

Many of the sit down restaurants take reservations. You can call 407-WDW-DINE. Some restaurants will not take reservations less than 24 hours ahead of time.

Here is the a list of the main, Downtown Disney restaurants in a sortable, easy-to-read table.

Downtown Disney Restaurant Hours and Information

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Restaurant  
Location  
Hours  
Style of Food  
Table Service*  
AMC Fork and Screen Theatres
Pleasure Island
11AM- 11PM
Sandwiches/ Appetizers/ American Food
No
babycakes nyc
Pleasure Island
9:30AM- 11PM
Bakery
No
Bodie's All-American
Pleasure Island
9:30AM- 11PM
Burgers/ Salads
No
Bongos Cuban Cafe
Westside
11AM- 10:30PM
Cuban
Yes
Cookes of Dublin
Pleasure Island
11AM- 1:30AM
Irish
No
Crossroads at House of Blues
Westside
10AM- 11PM (12 Midnight Friday and Saturday)
American
Yes
Earl of Sandwich
Market Place
8PM- 10PM
Sandwiches
No
Foodquest
Westside
11:30AM- 10 PM
Sandwiches/ Snacks
No
Forty-Thirst Street Express
Market Place
11AM- 11PM
Coffee/ Tea/ Snacks
No
Fulton's Crab House
Pleasure Island
11AM- 11PM
Seafood
Yes
Ghirardelli Soda Fountain and Chocolate Shop
Market Place
10:30AM- 11:30 PM
Ice Cream
No
House of Blues Gospel Brunch
Westside
10:30AM- 1PM (Sundays only)
Breakfast
No
Paradiso 37, Taste of the Americas
Pleasure Island
11:30AM- 2AM
American/ Mediterranean
Yes
Planet Hollywood
Pleasure Island
11AM- 1AM
American
Yes
Pollo Campero/Fresh A-Peel
Pleasure Island
9:30AM- 11PM
Latin/ Chicken
No
Portobello Country Italian Trattoria
Pleasure Island
11:30AM- 11PM
Italian
Yes
Raglan Road
Pleasure Island
11AM- 12 Midnight
Irish
Yes
Rainforest Cafe
Market Place
8AM- 10:30PM (12 Midnight Friday and Saturday)
American
Yes
Splitsville Luxury Lanes
Westside
10AM-2AM
American
Yes
The Smokehouse
Westside
See Crossroads House of Blues Schedule
BBQ
No
T-Rex
Pleasure Island
11AM- 11PM (Open until 12 Midnight on Friday and Saturday)
American
Yes
Wetzel's Pretzels
Market Place
10:30AM- 11PM (Open until 12 Midnight on Friday and Saturday)
Pretzels/ Sodas
No
Wolfgang Puck Express
Market Place
8:30AM- 10:30PM
Pasta/ Salad/ Sandwiches
No
Wolfgang Puck Grand Cafe
Westside
11:30AM- 11PM
American/ Eclectic
Yes
Wolfgang Puck Grand Cafe - Dining Room
Westside
11:30AM- 11PM
American/ Eclectic
Yes
Wolfgang Puck Grand Cafe - Express
Westside
11:30AM- 11PM
American/ Eclectic
No
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There are many fun shopping and entertainment options at Downtown Disney.
There are many fun shopping and entertainment options at Downtown Disney. | Source

If you are looking for shopping or entertainment and you are in the Orlando area, you might want to give the Downtown Disney area a try. It has way more options than just Disney World t-shirts and hats.

Many of the stores carry name brand items such as clothing, home d├ęcor and accessories. But don't worry, there are also plenty of Disney brand toys, clothing for all ages,hats, pins and even princess makeovers.

Here's an overview of the stores, usual hours, types of merchandise or services and which section of the Downtown Disney area you can find the store.

Downtown Disney Stores and Entertainment Hours

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Store/Venue  
Locations  
Hours  
Type of Good or Service  
AMC Theaters
Westside
11AM-11PM (Check Movie Times)
Movies
Arribas Brothers
Marketplace
9:30AM-11PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Crystal Disney figurines, jewelry
Basin
Marketplace
9:30AM-11PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Soaps and Lotions
Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique
Pleasure Island
Reservations Only: 407-939-7895
Princess Makeover
Blink by Wet Seal
Westside
9:30AM-11PM
Women's fashion
Bongos Cuban Cafe Souvenir and Gift Shop
Westside
11AM-10:30PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Latin Souvenirs and Art
Carousel
Marketplace
11AM-10PM
Merry-Go-Round
Characters In Flight
Westside
8:30AM-12AM (Weather permitting)
Balloon Ride
Curl by Sammy Duval
Westside
10:30AM-11PM (12AM Weekends)
Surfing and athletic gear
D Street
Westside
10:30AM-11PM (12AM Weekends)
Vinyl Collectibles/ Souvenirs
Days of Christmas
Marketplace
10AM-11:00PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Holiday Items
Design a Tee
Marketplace
10AM-11:00PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Make your own T-Shirt
Dino Store
Pleasure Island
11AM-11PM (12AM Weekends)
Dinosaur themed gifts
DisneyQuest
Westside
11:30AM-10PM (11PM Weekends)
Video Games/ Interactive Games
DisneyQuest Emporieum
Westside
10:30AM-10PM (11PM Weekends)
Souveniers/Snacks
Disney's Candy Cauldron
Westside
10:30AM-11PM (12AM Weekends)
Candy/Handmade Treats
Disney's Wonderful World of Memories
Marketplace
10AM-11:00PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Gifts and Houseware
Fit2Run: The Runner's Superstore
Westside
10AM-9PM (6PM Sundays)
Running shoes and supplies
Ghiradelli
Marketplace
10:30AM-11:30PM
Chocolates, desserts to take home
Goofy's Candy Company
Marketplace
10AM-11:00PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Candy/Handmade Treats
Harley Davidson
Westside
10AM-11PM (12AM Weekends)
Motorcylce brand name merchandise
House of Blues
Westside
10AM-11PM (12AM Weekends)
Food and Live Music
House of Blues Company Store
Westside
11AM-10PM (11PM Weekends--hours may vary)
House of Blues Brand Merchandise
Hoypoli Gallery
Westside
10:30AM-11PM (12AM Weekends)
Glass Artwork
La Nouba (Cirque du Soleil)
Westside
Shows Tue-Sat @ 6PM and 9PM
Acrobatic Show
La Nouba (Cirque du Soleil) Boutique
Westside
11AM-7:30PM
Souvenirs from Cirque du Soleil
Lego Store
Marketplace
9:30AM-11PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Legos
Little MissMatched
Marketplace
9:30AM-11PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Girls Clothing
Marketplace Fun Find
Marketplace
10AM-11:00PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Discount and Grab Bag Items
Mickey's Pantry
Marketplace
10AM-11:00PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Kitchen accessories
Once Upon a Toy
Marketplace
10AM-11:00PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Disney toys and books
Pin Traders
Marketplace
10AM-11:00PM (11:30PM Weekends)
All types of pins for trading
Planet Hollywood
Westside
11AM-12AM (Midnight)
Planet Hollywood Collectibles
Pop Gallery
Westside
10:30AM-11PM (12AM Weekends)
Pop Art Decorations/Toys
Rainforest Retail Shop
Marketplace
8AM-10:30PM (Open Until 12AM weekends)
Rainforest Theme Souvenirs
Shop for Ireland
Pleasure Island
11AM-11PM
Irish Gifts
Something Silver
Westside
10AM-9PM (11AM-7PM Sunday)
Silver Jewelry
Sosa Family Cigars
Westside
11AM-2AM
Cigars/Gifts
Spice and Tea Exchange
Marketplace
10AM-11PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Teas and cooking spices
Splitsville
Westside
10AM-1AM (2AM Thur-Sat)
Bowling/Food
Sunglass Icon
Westside
10:30AM-11PM (12AM Weekends)
Sunglass Outlet
The Art of Disney
Marketplace
10AM-11:00PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Vinyl Collectibles/ Souvenirs
Train Ride
Marketplace
11AM-10PM
Kids Train Ride
Tren-D
Marketplace
10AM-11:00PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Disney clothes and accessories
Waterside Stage
Marketplace
Varies--Check Weekly Schedule
Live Entertainment
World of Disney
Marketplace
10AM-11PM (11:30PM Weekends)
Disney Souvenirs
List of shopping in Downtown Disney and entertainment venues. Hours may vary. Click on each header to sort.

Disney Hotels Near Downtown Disney

If you want to stay on Disney property but also be near to Downtown Disney, there are several hotels that are near. Each one offers a unique experience.

Each of them offers bus or boat service directly to Downtown Disney and for some, you can even walk there.

Here are the closest Disney hotels near Downtown Disney that offer the quickest route by bus, boat or walking to your destination.

  • Saratoga Springs: This hotel offers a walking path right to Downtown Disney's marketplace. Styled after the old Saratoga resorts and spas, you'll enjoy the spacious rooms and multiple pools. You can see Downtown Disney from across the water.
  • Port Orleans: Just up the road is another fantastic resort. When you enter Port Orleans it feels like you have stepped back in time to the Old South and to the Louisiana French Quarter. Offers a free boat ride to Downtown Disney!
  • Old Key West: Right next to Saratoga Springs, Old Key West backs up to Downtown Disney but you would never know it. It feels just like you've entered a tropical paradise when you stay at this hotel. Free, quick bus service to Downtown Disney.

Call 407-939-5277 from 7AM-11PM Eastern Standard Time to book a room at any of this hotels.


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Port Orleans Offers Old South CharmNice Clean Rooms
Port Orleans Offers Old South Charm
Port Orleans Offers Old South Charm | Source
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Nice Clean Rooms | Source

As you can see, Downtown Disney is a destination all by itself. You can shop, eat and be entertained for days. And with no admission ticket and free parking, you can enjoy a bit of Disney for less.

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      Shauna L Bowling 3 years ago from Central Florida

      I've never been to Downtown Disney, but my son goes quite often. It certainly seems to have a lot to offer!

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      L C David 3 years ago from Florida

      It's kind of nice to visit especially if you want to do a bit of Disney but not go to the parks.

      I found myself getting frustrated though because I couldn't find a place that had a common list of opening and closing times.

      I realized I was going to have to make it myself! Took 3 days to find everything! ;-)

      You should go sometime. During the weekdays it is less busy.

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      Shauna L Bowling 3 years ago from Central Florida

      I'm not big on crowds, and I'm really not a shopper. I do love music, but prefer outdoor concerts where I'm free to roam around.

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      L C David 3 years ago from Florida

      Yes, I love Disney but don't love the crowds. I like going to Downtown Disney on a Monday after the weekend crowds are gone. It's just a nice place to walk!

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      Rose Clearfield 3 years ago from Milwaukee, Wisconsin

      Thanks for the great resource! If I ever make it to Disney, I'll keep this in mind.

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      L C David 3 years ago from Florida

      Thanks. Hopefully this will save people frustration of trying to figure out all the different hours for the different shops and attractions!

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