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50s Prime Time Cafe

351 South Studio Drive, Walt Disney World, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Orlando, FL 32830
+1 407-939-5277
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pot roast” (513 reviews)
“fried chicken” (661 reviews)
“brownie sundae” (91 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
351 South Studio Drive, Walt Disney World, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Orlando, FL 32830
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went here for lunch at the recommendation of another Disney guest. It was truly as it was in the 50's even to the point of being feed food left on the plate and being told not to put our elbows on the table. The...More

Thank Golfpa1
Reviewed yesterday

We had a blast. Uncle Gary was fantastic and he made our visit very enjoyable. Ask for him. Food was great and the staff squeezed us into a busy lunch session. Fried chicken is Nashville good! The atmosphere is a 50's kitchen and Uncle Gary...More

Thank Darrell D
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is all about recreating the home feel from the 50's. You are part of the family. Everyone is a cousin, aunt/ uncle, or your mom. The service from the front to the back is in on the pretense and they are awesome. Just...More

Thank DestinyCaptain
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love the atmosphere and the 50s kitchen theme. I got the sampler of meat loaf, fried chicken and pot roast. It was all really good but the pot roast was amazing! Many of the waitresses/waiters did a great job of staying in character. Our...More

Thank crtar
Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant is one of the most sought after reservations in Hollywood Studios, so I was excited when we secured one for lunch during our most recent visit. The space is styled like " Grandma's Living Room" with retro TVs and formica table tops. The...More

Thank _AliCar3_
Reviewed 4 days ago

Of the themed restaurants at Disney, this is the only one where "Mom" tells you to keep your elbows off the table. The food is good but the atmosphere and the staff are the stars. When our waitress Zoe found that we were celebrating my...More

Thank Douglas G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always fun. It is like stepping back into my house or grandparent's house. The decor and overall vibe of the 50's is the best. The decorative details, combined with their approach to home cooking and serving you - really make where you eat special, Sitting...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

waited for 1 hour past reservation time. food was subpar and service was even worse. James, a British guy, our server apparently had a bad table prior to us and complained about the tip they left I guess to set us up for more compensation....More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think the kitchen lost our order, While other families were being served, we sat there. The waitress was good about it, playing "50s Mom," for an extended period of time, but it was something like 40 minutes before our food came out, which was...More

Thank tomcat33333
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant has a really cool atmosphere and is decorated just like a house from the 50’s. Our server was hilarious and made our experience even better! The food, while delicious, was just not enough. The portions were so small that my husband and I...More

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csayer62
12 October 2017|
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Response from igthomson | Reviewed this property |
It is one credit on the dining plan. Signatures are two credits
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Melodi W
21 July 2017|
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Response from Jon S | Reviewed this property |
I've not been to the other restaurant you are referring to, but I can vouch for the Prime Time Cafe, that place is amazing! It is really unique, I am yet to find a restaurant like it! Whatever you chose, I hope you have a... More
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Elizabeth S
14 April 2017|
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Response from DublinTans | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, they definitely have beer but I don't recall seeing Coors Light
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 South Studio Drive, Walt Disney World, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Orlando, FL 32830
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-939-5277
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World (requires admission)
Description
50's Prime Time Café serves classic American comfort food in a TV-themed setting. The restaurant sits across from Echo Lake in Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park.The 50's Prime Time Café menu includes family favorites like golden fried chicken, traditional meatloaf and pot roast, cooked the way Mom used to make it—that is, if Mom were a 1950s sitcom star.Be welcomed into Mom's family and feel at home in her kitchenette. But Mom expects you to mind your manners, so don't be surprised if she tells you to keep your elbows off the table. It's all part of the old-fashioned fun and gentle ribbing that's served up along with the food.TV Tables and Tune-In LoungeFor a special treat at 50's Prime Time Café, grab a "TV Table" that seats up to 4 diners and has a television next to the table that broadcasts clips from popular prime time sitcoms circa 1955 including "Father Knows Best" and the original "Mickey Mouse Club."Bop into 50's Prime Time Café for lunch or dinner. Cocktails, wines by the glass and frosty beers are available from Mom for Guests 21 years of age and older, or relax in the Tune-In Lounge full-service bar and sip Dad's Electric Lemonade or Grandma's Picnic Punch.From the mid-50s knick-knacks and memorabilia that decorate this restaurant to the dessert menu displayed through viewfinder toys, nostalgia is the main ingredient at 50's Prime Time Café.
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