Best Value One Table Service Credit Restaurants at Walt Disney World

Best Value One Table Service Credit Restaurants

One meal option for guests who prefer to sit down, cool off and enjoy a relaxing dining experience is Table Service dining. These meals are available all over Walt Disney World property and most do require (or at least strongly recommend) advanced dining reservations. When using the Disney Dining plan, finding the Best Value One Table Service Credit meals before you travel will help take away the stress of choosing meal locations and finding availability during your vacation. Our Disney experts have put together a list of restaurants by location and by cuisine to help you plan.  Also check out our best value for quick service meal credits page.

Restaurants by Location Restaurants by Cuisine

Best Value One Table Service Credit Restaurats at Walt Disney World by Location

When planning for a day in the parks, it helps to have a location in mind to eat. For table service locations, it is almost imperative to have advanced dining reservations, particularly for the more popular restaurants and for busy times. We suggest familiarizing yourself with the process for booking advance dining reservations before the 180 day advance booking window opens. Many restaurants will book up quickly. 

Based on location, these are the Best Value One Table Service Credit restaurants.

Animal Kingdom

Tusker House in Africa for dinner
Join Safari Donald Duck and friends at Tusker House – a colorful Harambe marketplace eatery brimming with African flavors – for a family style dinner buffet. The menu includes salmon, beef, pork and chicken plus more side dishes and desserts than you could shake a webbed foot at. Visit Tusker House’s menu page for a complete listing of food offerings available.  
Restaurant Info: American & African Cuisine, Character Buffet

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Mama Melrose’s near Muppets Courtyard
Dine at Mama Melrose’s Ristorante Italiano, a neighborhood Italian restaurant where Mediterranean delights are plentiful. The menu includes pasta, seafood, steak and chicken. Visit Mama Melrose’s menu page for a complete listing of food offerings available.
Restaurant Info: Italian, Lunch/Dinner A la carte, also available as a Fantasmic Dinner Package, but it MUST be booked as a Fantasmic Dinner package to qualify. Visit here for further information.

mama+melrose+pasta Best Value 1 Table Service Credit

Epcot

Akershus in Norway, World Showcase best value for dinner
Located in the Norway Pavilion, guests can dine among royals at the Akershus Royal Banquet Hall. Join your favorite Disney princesses in a fairy-tale setting, while enjoying unique Norwegian Cuisine. Visit Akershus menu page for a complete list of food offerings available.
Restaurant Info: Norwegian-style cuisine, Character Family-style Meal, Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

Magic Kingdom

Crystal Palace on Main Street USA best value is based on lunch or dinner
Bountiful buffets for breakfast, lunch and dinner at Crystal Palace feature American favorites prepared before you in the onstage kitchen. Winnie the Pooh and Friends (Tigger, Piglet and Eeyore) invite you to indulge yourself in their bountiful buffet which is a truly memorable experience as Disney characters stop by for laughs, photos and autographs.  Visit Crystal Palace’s menu page for a complete listing of food offerings available
Restaurant Info: American, Character Buffet

crystal+Palace+topiaries Best Value 1 Table Service Credit

Disney Springs (formerly Downtown Disney)

Bongos located on the West Side
Savor the captivating live music and entertainment while indulging in authentic Cuban dishes—with a variety of spicy menu items. Signature dishes are the World Famous Vaca Frita (seared shredded beef), Award-Winning Lechón (roasted pork), Seafood Paella, Cuban-style Skirt Steak, and Roasted Chicken. The best value is the Seafood Platter and the Seafood Combo. Visit Bongo’s menu page for a complete listing of food offerings available.
Restaurant Info: Cuban, Lunch/Dinner A la carte

bongos+app Best Value 1 Table Service Credit

Paradiso 37 located in The Landing area
Step into this chic restaurant with amazing food and an atmosphere to match! This high-energy restaurant and bar serves up unique cuisine inspired by the Street Foods of the Americas. Paradiso 37 menu items from North, South and Central America are featured for lunch and dinner. Visit Paradiso 37’s menu page for a complete listing of food offerings available.
Restaurant Info: Multiple Cuisines, Lunch/Dinner – A la carte5

Best Value One Table Service Credit Restaurants at Walt Disney World by Cuisine

Take a look at these recommendations based on cuisine for ways to get the Best Value One Table Service Credit meals.

Asian Cuisine

Teppan Edo located in the Japan pavilion at Epcot’s World Showcase
Mitsukoshi proudly presents Teppan Edo, where the spirit of Japanese cuisine is demonstrated through the culinary feats of Teppan Chefs. The presentation reflects the festivity of the Edo period, which began in 1603. Guests will enjoy a dining experience featuring Teppan-yaki style cuisine and time-honored Japanese hospitality. This experience is fun for adults and children. If your children are not adventurous eaters, ask for their food without any sauce. Depending on your party size, you may be be seated with other guests as the tables seat 8 guests and they tend to fill them. Visit Teppan Edo’s menu page to see a complete listing of their dining options.
Restaurant Info: Japanese, Lunch/Dinner

Teppan Edo Best Value 1 Table Service Credit

The magic of the chef’s at Teppan Edo in Epcot’s World Showcase

Italian Cuisine

Tutto Italia located in the Italy pavilion at Epcot’s World Showcase
Enjoy the ambiance and classic tastes of Italy in friendly surroundings at Tutto Italia. Most portions are quite large. Most guests head here for the delicious brick oven pizza, but the menus features a variety of Italian dishes. Visit Tutto Italia’s menu page to see a complete listing of their dining options.
Restaurant Info: Italian, Lunch/Dinner A la carte

Tutto2 Best Value 1 Table Service Credit

Elegant dining at Tutto Italia in Epcot’s World Showcase

Steak

Paradiso 37 located in Disney Springs The Landing area.
In addition to two salad options with steak, the menu offers Argentinean Skirt Steak, Surf and Turf, a Tour of Paradiso “The Land” that includes steak, and the P37 Prime 3 Course Experience where you can choose from an 8 oz filet minon, a 12 oz Bone in New York Strip or a 12 oz ribeye. Visit Paradiso 37’s menu page to see a complete listing of their dining options.
Restaurant Info: Multiple Cuisines, Lunch/Dinner

Seafood

Bongos located in Disney Springs (formerly Downtown Disney) West Side area
Be sure to try the Parrillada de Mariscos (Grilled Seafood Platter) that includes lobster, shrimp, scallops, mussels, clams, calamari and fish. Want a bit more spice? Try the Zarzuela de Mariscos (Criollo Seafood Combo) that serves the lobster, shrimp, scallops, mussels, clams, calamari and fish in a Cuban criolla sauce. Visit Bongo’s menu page see a complete listing of their dining options.
Restaurant Info: Cuban, Lunch/Dinner A la carte

Restaurants offering sustainable market value seafood & fish options could also be a great value.   Try visiting Shutter’s, located at the Caribbean Beach Resort, Olivia’s Cafe located at Old Key West Resort, The Wave located at the Contemporary Resort, Kona Cafe located at the Polynesian Village Resort, Turf Club located at Saratoga Springs Resort, Captain’s Grill located at The Yacht Club Resort, Be Our Guest located in the Magic Kingdom, Crossroads at the House of Blues located at Disney Springs West Side and Grand Floridian Cafe at The Grand Floridian Resort. 

Surf and Turf

Teppan Edo – try their steak and shrimp option, includes seasonal vegetables with Udon noodles and Sukiyaki beef rice. Visit Teppan Edo’s menu page see a complete listing of their dining options.
Restaurant Info: Japanese, Lunch/Dinner

Shutters at The Caribbean Beach Resort – Caribbean Surf & Turf – Flat iron steak, coconut shrimp, boniato purée, and pineapple chutney. Visit Shutter’s menu page see a complete listing of their dining options
Restaurant Info: American, Dinner

shutters strip steak at Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort Best Value 1 Table Service Credit

South of the Border cuisine

Bongos – located in Disney Springs West Side
Try the Zarzuela de Mariscos (Criollo Seafood Combo) that serves the lobster, shrimp, scallops, mussels, clams, calamari and fish in a Cuban criolla sauce. Not feeling seafood tonight? Try the Churrasco a lo Cubano – Cuban Style Skirt Steak – Fire grilled skirt steak served with white rice, green plantains and Cuban chimichurri sauce. Visit Bongo’s menu page  to see a complete listing of their dining options.

Paradiso 37 – located in Disney Springs The Landing
Check out “The Tours”, the Surf and Turf options, along with the burritos platters, fish taco platters and the Argentinean Steak. Visit Paradiso 37’s menu page see a complete listing of their dining options.

Buffet or All you can Eat Family Style

Akersush – located in Norway in Epcot’s World Showcase – best value is dinner
Located in the Norway Pavilion, guests can dine among royals at Akershus Royal Banquet Hall. Join your favorite Disney princesses in a fairytale setting, while enjoying unique Norwegian Cuisine.
Restaurant Info: Norwegian-style cuisine, Character Family-style Meal, Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner

Runner up

Hollywood and Vine located at Disney’s Hollywood Studios – best value is dinner
For dinner, Hollywood and Vine offers Minnie’s Seasonal Dine. Minnie Mouse will be hosting special dinner parties throughout the year at Hollywood & Vine restaurant which celebrate the cheerful togetherness of the holidays, the glamour of Hollywood, the delight of spring, the excitement of summer or the frightening fun of Halloween. Each season brings with it unique music, décor, costumes, menu items, party favors and interactive musical moments.  Characters that may appear: Minnie Mouse hosts, Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck and Goofy.  Visit Hollywood and Vine’s menu page to see a complete listing of dining options.
Restaurant Info: American; Character Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Buffets

Chef Mickey’s located at Disney’s Contemporary Resort – best value is dinner
Enjoy the fun and excitement of meeting Mickey and his pals during your feast as the monorail quietly whisks by overhead. Chef Mickey invites you to a buffet at this favorite for family fun Character dining. Choose from a spectacular spread of seasonal specialties and end sweetly ever after at the sundae bar. Plus, enjoy the new 90-minute background music loop of Disney Channel hits and Disney classics, including the “Hot Dog” song from Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. Dining here reveals true Character!  Visit Chef Mickey’s menu page to see a complete listing of their dining options.
Restaurant Info: American, Breakfast/Dinner Character Buffet

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