Epcot Ride Reviews

Spaceship Earth

Griffin Guide Rating: 5/5 Scary Scale: 1/5 Fast Pass: Not recommended most of the year, however it may be necessary during VERY busy times such as holidays.   Park: Epcot Land: Future World   Background: Spaceship Earth is housed in the large golf ball like structure and is Epcot's "icon" attraction. This means that it… Continue reading Spaceship Earth

Disney Springs

The Edison

Food: 5/5 Atmosphere: 5/5 Experience: 5/5 Overall: 5/5 Location: Disney Springs Link to Menu: Lunch Menu Price Range: $$ Atmosphere: The Edison has SUCH a cool atmosphere! Its themed as a 1920's speakeasy, with many cool steampunk elements. You'll walk in and immediately see a giant clock made out of iron and gold detailing. You… Continue reading The Edison

MK Ride Reviews

Haunted Mansion

Griffin Guide Rating: 5/5 Scary Scale: 4/5 Fast Pass: Recommended during the day, during/after the fireworks the lines are pretty manageable and you shouldn't need one Park: Magic Kingdom Land: Liberty Square Background: The Haunted Mansion in Walt Disney World was one of the park's opening attractions. When planning the Disney World version, Imagineers decided… Continue reading Haunted Mansion

DAK Food Reviews

Restaurantosaurus

Food: 3/5 Atmosphere: 5/5 Experience: 4/5 Overall: 4/5 Park: Animal Kingdom Land: Dinoland Link to Menu: Lunch and Dinner Menu Price Range: $ Atmosphere: Restaurantosaurus has one of the coolest atmospheres of the restaurants at Disney! The theming of the place is that the archeology students from the Dino Institute (Dinosaur ride) live here! These… Continue reading Restaurantosaurus

HS Ride Reviews

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror

Griffin Guide Rating: 4/5 Scary Scale: 5/5 Fast Pass: Recommended Park: Hollywood Studios Land: Sunset Boulevard Background: The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, or Tower of Terror for short, was opened in 1994 at Hollywood Studios. It is a dark ride with themes tying into The Twilight Zone television series. It takes place in the… Continue reading The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror

Disney Springs

Earl of Sandwich

Food: 4/5 Atmosphere: 2/5 Experience: 4/5 Overall: 3.5/5 Location: Disney Springs Marketplace Link to Menu: Earl of Sandwich Menu Price Range: $ Atmosphere: The atmosphere at Earl of Sandwich is decent, but extremely chaotic. The line is practically always out the door. You walk in and are directly in the queue. To the left and… Continue reading Earl of Sandwich

DAK Ride Reviews

Avatar Flight of Passage

Griffin Guide Rating: 5/5 Stars Scary Scale: 3/5 Fast Pass: DEFINITELY Recommended, however if you can't get one, the ride is worth the wait! Background: This ride is in the middle of Pandora, the fictional land from James Cameron's movie Avatar. In the movie, the Na'vi people ride these things called Banshees, which are winged creatures that fly. On… Continue reading Avatar Flight of Passage