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Sanaa

3701 Osceola Pkwy, Animal Kingdom Resort, Orlando, FL 32830-8445
+1 407-939-3463
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“naan bread” (231 reviews)
“salad sampler” (43 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
3701 Osceola Pkwy, Animal Kingdom Resort, Orlando, FL 32830-8445
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Let me start off by saying I'm a pretty picky eater & would certainly not describe myself as "adventurous" when it comes to my food. My husband on the other hand is the opposite. We both LOVE Sanaa. We eat here every time we come...More

1  Thank HyperChick921
Reviewed 6 days ago

The first time somebody invited me here and said it was African food, I was not too excited about it. After I went, I asked myself why I waited so long to try this place! The African theme, Cast Members who all come from Africa...More

1  Thank Wilma R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A colleague and I decided to try this restaurant for dinner while attending a conference at the Marriott World Center, so I checked online in the morning to make reservations. There was a lot of availability and a credit card required to guarantee the reservation,...More

1  Thank MMM2001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't say enough good things about the food at this restaurant. My family and I dined here as part of the lunch with an Animal Expert experience offered through the Animal Kingdom lodge which was a fun experience but the food was distractingly good....More

Thank Ghostlightmuse
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant on the lower level of Kidani Village has views of the animals at the Animal Kingdom Villas. Food is excellent, mostly Indian variations with other more indigenous African influences. Service was very attentive but food was very slow coming out. We were there...More

2  Thank Wrx8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You MUST take the time to head over to Animal Kingdom Lodge and eat at Sanaa. We went right at opening, had a great server, an amazing view of the animals outside, and an outstanding meal! We ordered a variety of plates- the Naan bread...More

1  Thank samM2072DT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the atmosphere to the food, my husband and I were very impressed by Sanaa. Not only was our service great from the very first cast member we spoke with, but everything else was great too. We ended up getting very lucky and got a...More

1  Thank Cryptic_Tourist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a bit of a picky eater so I was unsure about trying Sanaa, but we booked it for Dine with an Animal Specialist and had a great time and great food. Dine with an Animal Specialist was a great value, and our "tour guide"...More

1  Thank Raevlee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great dinner and a great breakfast at Sanaa. The bread sampler is a must. Really delicious. We were a party of 8 and we had an assortment of entrees: all were terrific. The staff is wonderful. I also went by myself to have...More

1  Thank Diana C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, you need to get the full-blown bread sampler. Gluten free bread is available and only one sauce has dairy. Tandoori chicken was excellent. Service was great. We went for lunch at noon and was able to get a window seat and enjoyed the animals...More

Thank DaveD_Nashville
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luv2snorkel0524
We have dinner reservations here. Can we dress casual and wear shorts? Thank you!
6 June 2017|
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Response from Michael P | Reviewed this property |
Sure, casual is fine. While it's a nicer restaurant, it's still Disney.
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luv2snorkel0524
We have an 11 year old son that will be dining with us. He is a picky eater and usually just orders a kids meal cheeseburger and fries. Can he order a kids meal at Sanaa and pay the kids meal price? I've read that anyone over 9 gets charged adult prices at WDW. Can someone please clarify this for me? Thank you!
2 April 2017|
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Response from Aubrey K | Reviewed this property |
I've never personally had experience doing this, but I would imagine that if he is that close in age to the kid's menu age range anyway, they aren't likely to ask his age or make a big deal about it. They usually try really... More
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luv2snorkel0524
What is offered on the kids menu for dinner? Will we be able to view animals after dark? Is the Savanna lit up at night?
19 March 2017|
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Response from Erin B | Reviewed this property |
After dark there is really no good view of the Savannah from inside Sanaa. We got our kids some grilled chicken with some green beans on the side. I don't remember the other options. Check the menu on Disney's website!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$36
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3701 Osceola Pkwy, Animal Kingdom Resort, Orlando, FL 32830-8445
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-939-3463
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World
Description
Sanaa serves African cuisine with Indian flavors for lunch and dinner at Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas — Kidani Village in Walt Disney World Resort.Sanaa means ""artwork"" in Swahili, and as its name suggests, Sanaa offers its Guests beautifully prepared food, served in an artistic atmosphere with a stunning view of the savanna.Before dinner, relax in the comfortable lounge beside the spacious dining room. Once you're seated, choose from an array of delectable, African-inspired dishes.
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