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Carnation Cafe

1313 Disneyland Drive, Main Street, U.S.A., Anaheim, CA 92802
+1 714-781-4565
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried pickles” (52 reviews)
“meatloaf” (69 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1313 Disneyland Drive, Main Street, U.S.A., Anaheim, CA 92802
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a second string place that still had reservations available when we booked a last minute trip. Don’t bother. Make your own pb&j- no taste, mac n cheese - no taste, patty melt- so salty you can’t taste anything else; burger - mcd’s is...More

Thank Traveler2045
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was our first time eating dinner here. Was a little concerned to be seated outside but the outdoor heaters kept everyone warm enough. Really enjoyed the meatloaf and the cherry malt.

Thank Zumwalt
Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate breakfast and dinner at the Carnation Cafe. Both meals were delicoius and the portions were large!!! Staff is very attentive and so nice!! Would highly recommend eating here!!

Thank Jane N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were able to get in last Saturday evening without a reservation which I was extremely surprised about considering how busy they looked and how everyone recommends reservations for Disneyland restaurants. We had to wait about 30 minutes, maybe, for the table which we didn’t...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beware of making reservations at this restaurant. Disney charges a cancellation fee of $10 per person, if you don't make it; but in the small print they also don't take on any responsibility, if they aren't seating tables on time. We had a 12:20 reservation...More

Thank JWK07078
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been eating at Carnation Cafe for almost 50 years. It was great in 1970 and it's great now. One of the super aspects of the restaurant is that the kitchen is actually pretty flexible. We made all sorts of substitutions and it was not...More

Thank drosen85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My only complaint about this place was the service was super slow! I made a reservation weeks in advance to celebrate my daughter 16th birthday, our reservation was for 1:20pm. We arrived about 15 minutes early, and checked in, they never stated they were running...More

Thank Patty G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don't think I have this need to ever go back but I will give you some thoughts on our meal. 1. Fried pickles....so good and I wished they sold them somewhere else in the park so you didn't have to go there to get...More

1  Thank Ayresfam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the Carnation Cafe. Not only was the service great but the food was delicious. The menu has mostly traditional comfort foods. I had Walt’s chili and my husband had the sourdough burger melt both of which were delicious. We also had the...More

Thank Lola2012
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

My husband, daughter ( 2 year old ) and I made a dinner reservation for my birthday weekend here for dinner. I’m so glad we did because it was the best dinner we experienced in the park! The meatloaf did not disappoint and my husband...More

Thank Aubreyeilene
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Questions & Answers
15 March 2017|
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Response from leelee6789 | Reviewed this property |
You should be able to see the parade yes but make sure you check the route as they may have changed it
4 March 2016|
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Response from wanderlustcrazy2 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure whether Disneyland has a dining plan. We've only been on the dining plan in Florida.
23 September 2015|
Response from Stephalexis4 |
Prices stay the same but the only turkey they have is a cold turkey sandwich. Not a typical thanksgiving turkey dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 Disneyland Drive, Main Street, U.S.A., Anaheim, CA 92802
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Anaheim
  • Phone Number: +1 714-781-4565
  • This restaurant is at Disneyland (requires admission)
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