We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Hollywood Brown Derby

#193 of 2,912 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Disney's Hollywood Studios, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 32830
+1 407-939-3463
11:30 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

1,770 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 1,628: English reviews
Falls Church, Virginia
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Always a wonderful dinner with excellent service and accommodating staff! Juana welcomed us warmly as return customers and Chad was our professional and friendly waiter. The martinis are our drinks of choice here and they are yum!! The menu is varied with very good choices in every food category. The Cobb salad is delicious but this visit we had the... More 

Thank Richard S
Babylon, New York, United States
Level Contributor
146 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Found everything good, from the service, the food, the cocktails. They also do a great job for people with allergies, like my son. Great experience.

Thank Jeffrey L
The Villages, Florida
Level Contributor
389 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So disappointed in the lunch selection at The Brown Derby. They are supposed to be known for their cobb salad... Thankfully, I only ordered a half order with the dressing on the side. It was chopped so fine you couldn't identify the chicken... and it was wet. The only thing good about the meal was the roll and butter. Would... More 

Thank rockyisle
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
79 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our extended family dined here, and had one of the best meals in Disney. Drinks were great, our waitress gave our 4 year old grandson a neon cube in his drink that made his day. Everyone enjoyed their food, cooked to perfection. A bit pricey, but other than that had no negative complaints. Would definitely recommend.

1 Thank Sisters_10
Level Contributor
33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It lived up to all of my expectations. I had the Cobb Salad and the wagyu burger sandwich with the sunny side up egg on top. A meal I will not soon forget. If you are looking for an experience and not just something to eat, this is a must go.

Thank Paul E
Tuckerman, Arkansas, United States
Level Contributor
28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a little nervous to take our 15 month old twins to a "nice" restaurant but there were tons of other kids there too since it is Disney and the food was excellent for all of us.

1 Thank Kayla R
Wethersfield, Connecticut, United States
Level Contributor
47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I really liked the Cobb salad, that's it. They have no lunch menu, not even half portions at reduced prices which would amount to a joke considering the pittance they give you. Pork chops were 2 3oz. Chops on top of a showing of potato puree at $42. The only good sized portions were the dining plan options. The wagyu... More 

Thank Joe S
Level Contributor
19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was unremarkable as was the restaurant. We were seated in a corner table and it was so cold my husband had to walk out early and I'm the 'cold blooded' one. We were miserable! Wish I had not wasted our menu plan with this place.

Thank 750tammyn
Wanaka, New Zealand
Level Contributor
217 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the upmarket restuarants in Disney Hollywood Studios and it is one of the best. We thought the food was excellent --- the only drawback was the speed of service. It was just too quick so you couldn't enjoy the quality of the food. Now I do appreciate that most people eating in a park want to... More 

Thank stonellas
Atlantic Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

this themed restaurant was fun to try. We sat on the patio (which is first come first serve) and enjoyed people watching! My husband and I both had the Derby Classic cocktail with the floating florescent ice cube in it! Hubby had the cobb salad while I had the sliders - both were fabulous! Just right for a light afternoon... More 

Thank hungryinpa

Travellers who viewed Hollywood Brown Derby also viewed

Orlando, Central Florida
Orlando, Central Florida
Orlando, Central Florida

Been to Hollywood Brown Derby? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Disney's Hollywood Studios, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 32830
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-939-3463
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World (requires admission)
The Hollywood Brown Derby restaurant, open for lunch and dinner in Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park, serves contemporary American cuisine. Seasonal specialties include seafood, steak and poultry selections.The fact that the upscale atmosphere harkens back to the Golden Age of Hollywood is no coincidence. The Hollywood Brown Derby restaurant at Walt Disney World Resort is an authentic replica of the famous Brown Derby, a longstanding Hollywood landmark and haunt for Tinseltown's biggest and brightest personalities.""Meet me at The Derby!"" could often be heard crossing the lips of celebrities. Now you can say it, too, and join the glamorous company.The Hollywood Brown Derby restaurant redefines the concept of dining with the stars. The warm wood-paneled walls of this gourmet restaurant are adorned with caricatures of famous faces. The tradition of capturing the likenesses of luminaries began in the original Brown Derby restaurant.Other legacies carried over to The Hollywood Brown Derby can be found on the menu with the signature dishes. The famous Brown Derby Cobb salad follows the recipe created by Bob Cobb, the owner of the historic California Brown Derby. Another Brown Derby original is the light grapefruit cake with cream cheese icing.For an enhanced dining experience, request wine pairings with your meal for Guests 21 years of age and older. The extensive wine list also offers bottle or wines by the glass. Classic cocktails are poured tableside at The Hollywood Brown Derby restaurant.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Hollywood Brown Derby and other visitors
6 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from Hollywood Brown Derby staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?