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Hollywood Brown Derby

Disney's Hollywood Studios, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 32830
+1 407-939-3463
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Disney's Hollywood Studios, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL 32830
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hollywood Brown Derby is an upscale signature dining restaurant at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World that serves American Cuisine. Being Vegan, There Isn’t many options to order, but my fiancé really wanted to try this place. We didn’t have a reservation and we...More

1  Thank AbundantLove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to a few Disney table service restaurants and this has been the best so far. The Brown Derby is a quiet, quaint meal time option offering exceptional food. The decor is interesting, the staff polite and attentive, and the food is as...More

2  Thank Amy D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful lunch here in April. With the Fantasmic package you get a salad, an entree and dessert. I had the Cobb salad since it is the traditional salad that was served in the original restaurant in California. It was...More

3  Thank LoneStarReader
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

March 3, 2017: Following the Beauty and the Beast show, we headed for The Brown Derby for lunch. Lew started with the Crab Cake Appetizer (16) with English Cucumber, Plum Tomato slaw and sweet chili sauce, while I had the Togarashi-Pumpkin Seed-crusted Ani Tuna Appetizer...More

2  Thank RetiredAnalyst
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As stated before, Hollywood Studios really doesn't have many dining options. Sure, you could eat at the buffet and meet some characters or you could dine like you were in the 1950s, but for me, I would rather eat at Hollywood Brown Derby. I truly...More

1  Thank KCL78
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Our family of four (kids ages 14 and 11) ate here after a very long day of park hopping. I made the reservation in advance as I knew we would want a nice place to sit and relax and enjoy a meal. We arrived a...More

2  Thank vegasjess
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We enjoyed our lunch at Disney's version of the Brown Derby restaurant very much. I would have given it five stars except that my Cobb Salad had an incredibly large amount of cheese and when dispersed throughout the salad, by the waiter or maitre'd, this...More

1  Thank wdwmk2017
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Best food in Disney. It worth each minute i stayed waiting for my table. I ordered fish and lobster. It was just visiting paradise,

1  Thank Alberto_O_M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Brown Derby is our favorite table service dining in the Studios. Great salads and entrées and a quiet location away from the heat and the crowds. Their wine selection is fine and the service is attentive.

1  Thank ChuckR3
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Some of the best food in all the Orlando Disney parks and the patio is self-seating so grab a high-top table, order a fancy cocktail that has a light up "brown derby" ice cube and snack on the sliders and famous grapefruit cake. This will...More

1  Thank Krys P
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Cindy F
2 October 2016|
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Response from RRZF | Reviewed this property |
No, there is no dress code. Whatever you are wearing in the park is appropriate to wear in the restaurant. It may seem weird to wear shorts and a t-shirt to a restaurant, but rest assured, that everyone else in there will... More
Bryan W
25 July 2016|
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Response from Flippey | Reviewed this property |
Great work kids-it's Disney. I think they only have a service bar inside. They do have a bar on the surrounding porch with an abbreviated menu, but you can order from the main menu if you ask.
Cynthia B
8 May 2016|
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Response from HTOlson | Reviewed this property |
No I did not see that on the dinner menu but their other choices were amazing. I had a chicken dish and husband had salmon and both were wonderful!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic
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.
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