Disney World and Disneyland have released a new and improved way to book Disney dining reservations on the Disneyland and Disney World websites and apps. These changes will be available for both Disneyland and Disney World dining locations, and their goal is to make the dining reservation booking process for Disneyland and Disney World easier to navigate.
The current system has caused some frustration and confusion in the past, with guests having difficulty accessing all available times rather than a random few and ambiguity regarding what meal they are booking for. Keep reading for what to expect from these new changes and when they will roll out!
What Will The Changes to the Disney Dining Reservation System Be?
Currently, when you go to make dining reservations, you’ll be given select times to choose from on the app or website, which has caused difficulty for guests in accessing additional available times. Those times are also grouped under specific meal categories. Sometimes a 9:45 am reservation will show up when you search under breakfast but not brunch or vice versa. With the new change, you’ll be able to see all available time slots at once for the dining location you are trying to book. See the current system vs the new system below:
The system will separate times by meal (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) so that you can keep in mind which menu you’ll be ordering from depending on which reservation time you book.
These changes that make all reservation slots visible for selection and clarify which menu you’ll be enjoying will help minimize guest confusion and make the reservation process much more efficient.
These changes will ultimately end up saving precious time when it comes to booking dining locations with reservations that fill up quickly. The app now also prompts you to log into your Disney account before going in to make dining reservations. These small tweaks demonstrate that the designers of the app have really been in and using it like a guest which is always a win for experience in the parks.
When Will The Changes to the Disney Dining Reservation System Go Into Effect?
The changes to the Disney dining reservation system for Disneyland and Disney World websites will go into effect over the next few days, and the change for the apps will come out with the next update. Guests will soon be able to access this more straightforward way to make dining reservations.
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