MK Ride Reviews

Tomorrowland Speedway

Griffin Guide Rating: 2/5 Scary Scale Rating: 1/5 Fast Pass: Fast Pass needed during peak times Park: Magic Kingdom Land: Tomorrowland Background: This iconic race car attraction has had three names since the park opened in 1971. It was originally sponsored by Goodyear and called the Grand Prix Raceway. In 1994 the name was changed… Continue reading Tomorrowland Speedway

MK Food Reviews

Be Our Guest

Food: 3/5 Atmosphere: 5/5 Experience: 4/5 Overall: 4/5 Park: Magic Kingdom Land: Fantasyland Link to Menu: Breakfast Menu Price Range: $$-$$$$ (quick service during breakfast and lunch, table service for dinner) Atmosphere: Be Our Guest restaurant is set in Beast's castle. The walkway to the castle is a bridge flanked by gargoyles. There are several… Continue reading Be Our Guest

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

MK Food Reviews

Columbia Harbour House

Food: 3/5 Atmosphere: 3/5 Experience: 4/5 Overall: 3/5 Park: Magic Kingdom Land: Liberty Square Link to Menu: Lunch and Dinner Menu Price Range: $ Atmosphere: The theme of Columbia Harbour House is coastal New England. Carved woodwork and fishing gear capture this perfectly. You feel as if you could be in a lighthouse or aboard… Continue reading Columbia Harbour House

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Classic Disney Street Food

Atmosphere: Disney Street Food is a classic novelty. Going to a street cart is a special experience at Disney that brings back memories of childhood! Street carts selling delicious food really add to the ambiance of the parks and Disney wouldn’t be the same without them. Sometimes the food items are sold in really cute… Continue reading Classic Disney Street Food

MK Ride Reviews

Pirates of the Caribbean

Griffin Guide Rating: 5/5 Scary Scale: 3/5 Fast Pass: Yes during peak times, otherwise not needed   Park: Magic Kingdom Land: Adventureland   Background: When Magic Kingdom first opened Pirates of the Caribbean was not among the first rides. The Imagineers though because Florida was so close to the Caribbean, guests wouldn’t want this Disneyland… Continue reading Pirates of the Caribbean

MK Ride Reviews

Space Mountain

Griffin Guide Rating: 5/5 Scary Scale: 5/5 Fast Pass: Recommended during the busiest parts of the day (11:00 AM-7:00 PM). Park: Magic Kingdom Land: Tomorrowland Background: Space Mountain was one of the opening day attractions at Disney World. Most people are familiar with Space Mountain, but what they might not know is that was one… Continue reading Space Mountain