Disneyland Food Guide for Pacific Islander Asian American Heritage Month 2023 (2023)

except at festivalsprocession, limited timeFireworksshow andseasonal decorations, One of the most popular ways Disneyland celebrates a holiday or special celebration is by offering unique food and drinks. This includes Pacific Islands Asian American Heritage Month (AAPI), which takes place in May each year. Until the end of the month, guests can embark on a gastronomic journey across the Asian continent, from India to Thailand, passing through Japan, passing through Polynesia, Melanesia and the Polynesian Islands. So, work up an appetite and let's take a look at what's available!

Celebrate Pacific Island Asian American Heritage Month with Disneyland Deliciousness

Food is an important part of every culture in the world, especially Asian and Pacific Island cultures. Where food is more than something tasty to eat and share with the ones you love. There is often a special meaning behind it. for example inLunar New Year, Dumplings can symbolize good luck and prosperity as they are shaped like coins. At the same time, for Pacific Islanders, food represents generosity, wealth, and goodwill toward community members.

So if you visit Disney World or the Disneyland Resort during this AAPI Heritage Month, use your chopsticks or forks to explore something as dynamic and complex as Asian American and Pacific Islander culture. While many of these dishes, drinks, and desserts (as mentioned) are only available in May, others are available year-round.Best Asian Restaurant in Disney Worldand Disneyland resorts. Alright, let's get started!

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Walt Disney World

Magic Kingdom

Jungle Navigation Co.Ltd. Captain's Dining Hall | Adventure Park

currently available

  • Miss Connie Congo Lemon Fudge– Lime pudding with mango and lime sorbet and fresh fruit inspired by traditional Vietnamese desserts(Vegetables)

future world

Cafeteria Connection | Weltfeier

Mobile order possible

  • Curry-Pizza– Two slices of freshly baked pizza topped with tikka masala, carrots, potatoes, peas, tomatoes, plant-based mozzarella and lemon yogurt(currently available until June 1)
  • General Tso's Chicken Salad- Baby Cabbage, Romaine Lettuce, Broccoli Salad, Red Pepper, Orange, Edamame, Crispy Wontons, Hot Roasted Chicken, General Tso's Sauce(currently available)
Four Seasons of the Sun | country flag

Currently, only lunch is served.

  • mongolian beef– Served with fried vegetable rice
  • Fried shrimp– Served with honey ginger sauce, seasonal vegetables and cashews
  • vegetable curry– with plant-based chicken and cashew nuts(Vegetables)
  • Asian vegetable noodle salad– Served with wakame, tuna poke and spicy mayonnaise

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Kowloon Restaurant | pavilion of china

Available from May 1st to May 30th

  • barbecue pork rice– Cantonese fried pork barbecue rice with vegetables and eggs(neu!)
garden shed | pavilion of japan

Available from May 1st to May 30th

  • Ozeki-Ananas-Nigori-Sake– Unfiltered pineapple sake(neu!)
    • This pineapple nigori commemorates Japanese immigrants who came to America and worked on pineapple farms. Florida's first Japanese community, the Yamato colony, grew up around a pineapple field.
Teppanyaki Edo | pavilion of japan

Available from May 1st to May 30th

  • Japanese Hawaiian Pineapple Nigori Cocktail– Pineapple juice, coconut cream, nigori sake and a dash of shochu(neu!)
    • This Japanese-Hawaiian cocktail recognizes some of the contributions Japanese Americans have made to Hawaiian culture, economy, and social fabric.
  • Gold Philadelphia Roll- Salmon, Cream Cheese, Salmon Roe, Capers, Eel Sauce, Chili Mayonnaise, Aonori, Microperilla and Pepper Flakes(neu!)

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Citrus Blossom Outdoor Kitchen | Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

Now until July 5th

  • Shrimp tempura orange with sesame– Served with orange sauce
Lotus House Outdoor Kitchen | Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

Now until July 5th

  • Spicy chicken skewers– served with creamy peanut butter
  • fried dumplings
  • Homemade Cheese and Crab Ravioli
  • Classic pearl milk tea

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Hanami Outdoor Kitchen | Future World International Flower and Garden Festival

Now until July 5th

  • Frushi– Strawberry, pineapple and lychee wrapped in rice pudding and pink soy rolls, served with whipped cream, topped with raspberry sauce and toasted coconut
  • Sushi for flower viewing– Niguiri assorted with lemon pickled salmon, soy-marinated tuna and marinated mackerel
  • Creamy Shrimp Udon– Spring vegetable udon soup with shrimp
Outdoor kitchen with ladle and blanket | Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

Now until July 5th

  • Impossible Korean Boneless Short Ribs– Served with cilantro lemon rice, mayonnaise and cucumber mayonnaise(Vegetables)
  • Impossible LumbiaServed with Thai sweet chilli sauce(Vegetables)

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Disney-Hollywood-Studios

Express Location | Lake Echo

Currently available; Mobile order possible

  • Tofu or Chicken Teriyaki Bowls– Spiced jasmine rice, teriyaki chicken or marinated tofu, yuzu-marinated edamame, carrots, cucumbers and onions, topped with homemade chipotle lemon tahini vinaigrette and sesame seeds(A plant-based tofu version is available)
Fairfax-Tarif | track of the sunset

Currently available; Mobile order possible

  • Korean Grilled Pork Belly Bowl– Braised Pork Belly with Korean BBQ Sauce, served with Korean Salad and Scallions, served with Mashed Potatoes in a Waffle Bowl
  • soba noodle bowl– Chilled soba noodles, edamame, red cabbage, peppers, shredded carrots, celery and scallions tossed with yakisoba sauce in a waffle bowl(vegetable; can also be served with chicken)

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Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park

Road Caravan | Asia

currently available

  • persimmon county– Japanese ice cream dessert with watermelon syrup and condensed milk
    • Kakigori is a popular shaved ice cream dessert that dates back to the Heian period in Japan.
Mr Kamals | Asia

currently available

  • chicken dumplings
Nomad Lounge | discovery island

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • Bangkok Wings– Crispy chicken wings, fish sauce, caramel, peanuts and cilantro(neu!)
  • tuna bowls– Rice, edamame, pickled radish, chilli and sesame sauce
    • Influenced by Japanese and other Asian cuisines, poke represents a diverse and multifaceted culture.
  • Coconut-Mango-Cocktail– Parrot Bay Coconut Rum, Stoli Vanilla Vodka, Mango Puree and Rice Milk served with Whole Lychees
    • Inspired by Pacific Island expeditions, this cocktail offers welcome ingredients for explorers on the go.

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Pizzeria | discovery island

Available from the 1st to the 31st of May; Mobile order possible

  • redness of cupcakes– Vanilla Cake, Orange Cream Filling, Honey Mousse Bread, Crispy Pearls, Sweet Magnolia Blossom, Chocolate Decoration, and Asian-Canadian Panda Merlin in White Chocolate Medallion
Dragon Restaurant | american country of dinosaurs

Available from the 1st to the 31st of May; Mobile order possible

  • Spicy Asian Chicken Sandwich– Served with Crispy Pickled Red Onion(neu!)
  • redness of cupcakes– Vanilla Cake, Orange Cream Filling, Honey Mousse Bread, Crispy Pearls, Sweet Magnolia Blossom, Chocolate Decoration, and Asian-Canadian Panda Merlin in White Chocolate Medallion
Tiffins Restaurant | discovery island

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • Yuzu creme brulee– Ube Ice Cream, Hibiscus Cookie Crumbs, Matcha Cake e Mango Sauce(neu!)
Thirsty River Bar, Dawa Bar and DinoLand USA Bar | parking lane

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • General de Singapore– New Amsterdam Gin, Heering cherry liqueur, sweet and sour wine, grenadine and sprite

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Disney Springs

Cupid's pastry shop | City center

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • become a pianist- Ube Meat Cake with Banana and Cinnamon Mousse and Ube Cream Filling
    • The treat was created by Pastry Culinary actor Reuben, who was inspired by his Filipino roots.
B.B. Wolf Sausage Company | Marketplace

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • Korean BBQ Hot Dogs– Korean Spicy Beef and Pork Hot Dogs, Bulgogi Beef, Kimchi
floating house | land

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • High pressure chicken sandwich– Edison’s Spicy Korean Fried Chicken Sandwich, made with chili paste, a Korean staple, with fried chicken breast, jalapeno lime cream, smoked bacon, frisee, tomato and kimchi
Edison | Record

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • Korean BBQ Hot Dogs– Korean Spicy Beef and Pork Hot Dogs, Bulgogi Beef, Kimchi

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Ganacheri | Register

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • Matcha-Yuzu-Quadrado– Japanese green tea and yuzu with dark chocolate
Joffrey's Coffee and Tea Company | Anmelden

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • Frozen Tangerine Fusion– Refreshing iced tea, exotic flavors of frozen lemon and citrus syrup, garnished with passion fruit bubble tea(spiritual options available)
  • wave art- with Moana and Mulan
Morimoto Asia | Record

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • Japanese Mushroom Tempura "Bloomin"– Hon-shimeji, Asian nut-flavoured mushrooms, topped with tempura batter, fried until golden brown and served with mashed potatoes and Japanese golden curry sauce
Courtesy of the Pig | City center

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • coconut sandwiches– Smoked pork ribs braised in coconut sauce served with pineapple salad and pasta salad
Splitsville Luxury Unit | West Side

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • Early Shrimp Shell– Fresh jumbo shrimp lightly seasoned with blackened spices, grilled to perfection over white rice, topped with a blend of grilled fresh pineapple, yellow, red and green peppers and red onion, and drizzled with homemade pickle ponzu sauce, topped off with fresh Asian dishes lettuce and sesame
  • Lychee Martini– Ocean’s Hawaiian Vodka, lychee syrup and homemade fresh lime juice garnished with flowers, lychees and pearls
sprinkle | City center

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • vietnamese coffee cupcakes- A decadent coffee cake with Nguyen Coffee Supply's Loyalty Blend, filled with creamy condensed milk cream and topped with coffee frosting
    • Nguyen Coffee Supply, America's first Vietnamese specialty coffee company, is the champion of the hardy Robusta coffee bean. Founded in 2018 by Sahra Nguyen, its mission is to build a diverse and inclusive coffee culture for all, while empowering the world's strongest coffee producers.
Wetzel Pretzels | Market and West End

Available from May 1st to May 31st

  • Manga-Butter-Lemonade– Popped mango boba topped with fresh or frozen lemonade and mango puree(Non-alcoholic)

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Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

Disney's Art of Animation Resort

taste the landscape

Available from May 1st to May 30th

  • How far shall I go, haupia pie?– Rich chocolate coconut cake topped with haupia coconut pudding topped with sweet cream and macadamia nuts
    • The dish is inspired by Haupia, a name that celebrates Moiana's ambition to preserve its culture and traditions.
Disneys Polynesian Village Resort

Captain Cook and Kona Island

currently available

  • Moana-Cupcakes- Vanilla Cupcakes, Toasted Coconut Mousse Filling, Whipped Cream, Coconut Flakes, and Moana White Chocolate Chips with Fresh Orchids

breast coffee

currently available

  • Hamachi-Rolle– Hamachi tuna, avocado, jalapeño, coriander and orange
  • Noodle bowl with pork belly– Bone broth, rice noodles, soy eggs, mushrooms, cabbage and hot sesame oil

Pineapple-Lanai

Available from May 1st to May 30th

  • Te Fiti DOLE heart cup- DOLE whip, mochi cake, Moana-style white chocolate medallion and an edible flower(neu!)
Pop Century Resort da Disney

All POP shopping and dining

Available from May 1st to May 30th

  • How far shall I go, haupia pie?– Rich chocolate coconut cake topped with haupia coconut pudding topped with sweet cream and macadamia nuts
    • The dish is inspired by Haupia, a name that celebrates Moiana's ambition to preserve its culture and traditions.

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Available at multiple Disney Resort hotel restaurants

Mobile order possible

  • Korean Fried Chicken Bowl with Cucumber Namasu– Double fried chicken drumsticks, refined with pepper sauce, sesame, chives and pickled cucumber(New! Available from May 1st to May 30th)
    • Inspired by his Mama Chong and heritage, chef Kevin creates Korean comfort food with pickled cucumber namasu. Available in:
      • Koch no Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
      • Centertown Marketplace no Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort
      • Contempo Café no Disney's Contemporary Resort
      • Gasparilla Island Grill no Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
      • Sassagoula Floatworks & Food Factory no Disney's Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter
      • Riverside Mill no Disney's Port Orleans Resort – Riverside
    • Fried Chicken with Sesame– Chicken, broccoli, red peppers and onions with jasmine rice(currently available)
      • End Zone Food Court at Disney's All-Star Sports Resort
      • Premiere Food Court no Disney's All-Star Movie Resort
      • Pausen-Food-Court no Disney's All-Star Music Resort
      • All POP shopping and dining at Disney's Pop Century Resort
      • Tastescapes no Disney's Art of Animation Resort
      • Riverside Mill no Disney's Port Orleans Resort – Riverside
Available at several pool bars, restaurants, and table-service lounges

Available from May 1st to May 30th

  • Pad Thai- Inspired by traditional Pad Thai flavors, this cocktail features Skrewball Peanut Butter Whiskey, Fever Tree Ginger Beer, Thai Basil and Lime(neu!)
    • Made with Skrewball whiskey, the cocktail tells the story of its founder's journey from Cambodia to California and the central role peanut butter played in his childhood.

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Disneyland-Resort

Disney California Adventure Park

Light Room | Pixar Pier

currently available

  • if paw– Crispy Kung Pao pork belly, soft bun, red bell pepper, roasted peanuts and scallions
  • Lachsstich– Creamy Fresh Salmon Avocado Mousse topped with Orange, Edamame, Pineapple, Cucumber and Seaweed Salad topped with Pickled Radishes, Caramel, Fried Wonton Slices and Togarashi
Lamplight Lounge – Restaurante Promenade | Pixar Pier

currently available

  • Pork Belly Sliders with Ginger and Chili– Crispy pork belly with ginger-pepper sauce and Asian salad on a baguette
Lucky Cookery | Pacific Pier

Currently available; Mobile order possible

  • pork ramen– Served with seaweed, grilled corn and chives
  • impossible bread– served with lemongrass cucumber salad
  • Sichuan Spicy Chicken– Served with fried vegetables and rice
  • Roast Chicken– Served with fried vegetables and rice
  • pork wonton nachos– Crispy wonton slices with cheese sauce, pork hoisin sauce, spicy aioli and pickles
  • Kebab Meat Burrito– served with garlic shavings
  • fried dumplings- Crispy vegetable and chicken stickers
  • Organic Hot Green Tea(Non-alcoholic)
  • black milk tea– Served with sea salt cream and brown sugar pearls (no alcohol)
  • ube milk tea– Decorated with tiramisu foam and served with bubble tea(alcohol free; available from May 2)
  • Lógica da Garrafa Hanamachi– Japanese beer Mira
  • japanese mule– Japanese whiskey, ginger beer and simple syrup

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Jardim Paraíso Barbecue | Gardens of Paradise Park

Available May 2nd

  • Chilean Thai Sweet Chicken Tenders– Chicken fillets in Thai sweet chilli sauce and salad with chopped almonds, orange slices, crispy noodles and citrus vinaigrette, served with cheese fries
Pyms Testkuche | Avengers Campus

currently available

  • atomic pretzels- Salmon poke pretzels with salmon marinated in ponzu, sriracha mayo, avocado mousse, wasabi mayo and watermelon radish

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disneyland

Bengali BBQ | adventure land

Currently available; Mobile order possible

  • pork belly skewers– Grilled pork belly with hoisin sauce, pickled carrots and radishes with coriander
  • roasted chicken skewers– Chicken kebabs with Polynesian sauce
Galaxy Grill | Tomorrow's land

Mobile order possible

  • Grilled Pineapple Ham Burgers- Angus Beef Burger, Spiced Grilled Ham, Pineapple, Togarashi Salad and Sweet Mayonnaise on Toasted Brioche Bun(currently available until May 11)
  • Specksalat-Burger- 1/3 lb Angus Burger, marinated pork belly, American cheese, Asian-inspired slaw and sweet sambal mayo on toasted brioche bun (available May 12)

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Tropical Refuge | adventure park

currently available

  • grilled pork bun– Sweet and sticky roast pork and sweet barbecue sauce dusted with paprika
  • Lemon Chicken Rolls– Served with pumpkin and fresh herbs
  • spicy cabbage– Served with chickpeas and steamed vegetables
  • Traditional cuts of pork– Cubes of pork and vegetables with sweet pepper sauce
  • Sweet Lumpia - Lumpia Stuffed with Pineapple and Cream Cheese with DOLE Pineapple Sauce

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Hotels not Disneyland Resort

Disneyland-Hotel

Tangaroa Terrace Tropical Bar und Grill

Currently available; Mobile order possible

  • crazy burrito– Steamed Jasmine Rice, Chopped Garlic Burger, Fried Egg, Sauce, Crispy Fried Onions, and Parsley Wraps(for breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • pork dumpling– Steamed pork and vegetable stickers with chili sauce aioli, unagi sauce and bonito flakes(for lunch and dinner)
  • Sweet and Spicy Chicken Wings– Asian honey and sesame glaze with togarashi aïoli(for lunch and dinner)
  • Long beans with panko crust– served with Togarashi Aïoli(for lunch and dinner)
  • Angus 1/2 pound Hawaiian Cheeseburger– Served with Grilled Pineapple, Applewood Smoked Bacon, Havarti Cheese, Butter Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, and Sweet Pepper Sauce, served with Sweet Potato Fries or French Fries(for lunch and dinner)
  • hawaiian dish– Choice of marinated ribs or braised chicken thigh served with jasmine pine rice, pasta salad and savory coleslaw(for lunch and dinner)
  • news salad– Edamame, green papaya, iceberg lettuce, cherry tomatoes, currants, crispy shallots, sesame seeds and tofu pickles with fermented miso vinaigrette(plant-based; available for lunch and dinner)
  • poke bowl– Your choice of tuna, salmon or tofu marinated with crumbled avocado, sliced ​​cucumber, edamame and imitation crab slaw served over sushi rice topped with crispy fried onions and togarashi aioli(for lunch and dinner)
  • Tonkotsu Ramen- Rich pork stock, wavy noodles, sliced ​​pork belly, fresh scallions, shiitake mushrooms, fish cakes, black garlic oil, hard-boiled eggs and seaweed(for lunch and dinner)
  • Pop-Platte– Pork dumplings, panko beans, pasta salad and sweet and spicy chicken wings with togarashi aioli(for lunch and dinner)

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Disney's Grand California Hotel & Spa

GCH grill

Available May 9; Mobile order possible

  • poke bowl– A choice of Salmon or Tuna for Sushi garnished with Citrus Oranges, served with Cucumber, Edamame, Avocado, Crab Salad, Scallions, Chicory, Pickled Seaweed, Pineapple and Spicy Aioli, Served with Pink Basmati Rice or Mixed Vegetables

Well folks, that's our list of all the Asian-inspired treats we're serving up for AAPI Heritage Month. What are you most looking forward to? Let us know in the comments! Then find out how you can expand your travel budget with our websiteDiscounted Disney Tickets.

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