Here are the 3 most popular options: Disney Quick Service Dining Plan, Disney Dining Plan, and Disney Deluxe Dining Plan along with a brief description and 2011 prices. For more detailed information about the various Disney Dining Plan options visit the Only WDWorld - Disney Dining Plan Fact Page.
2011 Disney Quick Service Dining Plan
The Disney Quick Service Dining Plan, which has proven to be very popular, provides a lower cost option that provides two meals per day at one of Disney World's many Quick Service Restaurants. Reservations are never needed for these places, so it provides the ultimate in flexibility if you hate to plan ahead:
■Two (2) Quick Services Meals
■Two (2) Snacks
For each night of your stay
Also each guest will receive one (1) Resort refillable Drink Mug good for unlimited drink refills at your resort for the duration of your stay.
2011 Quick Service Dining Plan Prices
■Adults (Ages 10+) : $34.99 per day
■Children: (Ages 3-9): $ 11.99 per day
2011 Disney Dining Plan
The original Disney Dining Plan stays the same as it was during 2010. The original also remains the most popular by allowing you to enjoy a wide variety of Quick Service and Table Service experiences. Many Character Dining experiences are also available as choices. You should strongly consider making reservations (up to 180 days) prior to your Disney World Vacation to guarantee Restaurant availability.
With this dining plan you receive:
■One (1) Table Service meal
■One (1) Quick Service meal
■One (1) Snack
for each night of your stay.
2011 Disney Dining Plan Prices
■Adults (Ages 10+) : $45.99 per day (regular season) / $47.99 per day (peak season)
■Children: (Ages 3-9): $11.99 per day (regular season) / $12.99 per day (peak season)
Disney World has been typically raising the meal prices at the Buffet Restaurants during the peak season in years past, and they are now making it part of their pricing for the Disney Dining Plan as well.
2011 Disney Deluxe Dining Plan
No Changes in entitlements from 2010. If you really want to pamper yourself, then this is the way to go. You can eat 3 Table service meals a day in a wide variety of Disney World Restaurants. If fine dining is the favorite part of your vacations, then you may want to consider this option.
This plan entitles each guest to:
A total of three in any combination:
■Table Service meals + Appetizer
■Quick Service Meals
■Two (2) Snacks
For each night of your stay.
Plus each guest will receive one (1) Resort refillable Drink Mug good for unlimited drink refills at your resort for the duration of your stay.
2011 Deluxe Dining Plan Prices
■Adults (Ages 10+) : $78.99 per day
■Children: (Ages 3-9): $21.99 per day
Disney Dining Plan Changes For 2011
In addition to price increases there are two changes impacting the 3 most popular Dining Plans: Disney Quick Service Plan, Disney Dining Plan, and the Disney Deluxe Dining Plan.
2011 Change #1: Quick Service Breakfast
When you use a Quick Service Dining Credit to purchase a breakfast you will receive an entrée and one non-alcoholic beverage. In previous years you received two non-alcoholic beverages (i.e. juice and coffee.)
2011 Change #2: Le Cellier will become a Signature Restaurant
Starting on March 1st it will require two Table Service Dining Credits to dine at Le Cellier for Dinner. It will remain only one Table Service credit for Lunch.
Note: Gratuities are not included in any of the plans.
For more Disney Dining Plan information go to: Only WDWorld Dining Plan Facts