30+ Budget Friendly Meals & Snacks at Disneyland

budget friendly disneyland meals

Disneyland has a wide variety of budget friendly dining choices. If you’re like the majority of us, planning a Disney vacation can get expensive rather rapidly between tickets, hotel, airfare, souvenirs, and of course, all the food!

For many families, including my own, it’s practical and smart to have a budget in mind before your trip so you can effectively designate your spending money at the parks.

Disneyland offers an elaborate range of food options that won’t damage your wallet too much. And don’t worry, it’s not all junk food! For those who are particularly health conscious or suffer from food allergies, there’s plenty of choices.

It’s already overwhelming trying to budget for a Disney vacation, not to mention trying to find the cheapest Disneyland snacks or meals. So, I’ve created a hassle-free, detailed guide to finding the best places to save money on everyone’s favorite foods!

Pro Tip: Bookmark this article on your phone for easy reference when you’re in the park! 

Budget Friendly Meals & Snacks at Disneyland

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MAIN STREET, USA

Refreshment Corner

The perfect place for a quick bite. Refreshment corner serves all your favorite American classics:

  • Hot dogs
  • Chili
  • Macaroni and Cheese
  • Mickey Mouse Pretzels
  • Other Seasonal Snacks
  • Beverages
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Price Range: Under $15    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

Carnation Cafe

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Comfort food at it’s finest! Carnation Cafe serves a variety of items not limited to:

  • Omelets
  • Waffles
  • Salads
  • Sandwiches
  • Pastas
  • Burgers
  • Fish
  • Meatloaf
  • Desserts
  • And who can forget Walt Disney’s favorite chicken! 
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $21    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

Market House

Ran by Starbucks, here you can find a host of Disney-favorite sweet treats, as well as all your favorite Starbucks signature beverages, sandwiches, and fresh baked goods.

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Price Range: Under $15    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

Gibson Girl Ice Cream Parlor

At this old-fashioned ice cream parlor, delight in your favorite frozen classics including:

  • Ice cream sundaes
  • Floats
  • Hand-scooped cup
  • Waffle cones 
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Price Range: Under $15    

Accepts Mobile Orders

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Jolly Holiday Bakery

This Mary Poppins themed eatery is loaded with healthier food options at a valuable price. Choose from an assortment of delicious fixings including:

  • Fresh baked goods
  • Salads
  • Sandwiches
  • Coffee & tea
  • Specialty snacks 
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Price Range: Under $15    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

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ADVENTURELAND

Bengal Barbecue 

Perfect grab-and-go option for BBQ and jungle lovers. Sink your teeth into some mouthwatering skewers and more including:

  • Beef, chicken, or pork skewers
  • Bacon wrapped asparagus
  • Rice and vegetables
  • Hummus
  • Breadsticks
  • Hot/Cold beverages
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $17    

Accepts Mobile Orders

Tropical Hideaway

TROPICAL HIDEAWAY

Disneyland’s newest snack destination with amazing views of the Jungle Cruise! This spot offers the famous Dole Whip in an assortment of bold flavors! Here you will also find healthy snack options such as:

  • Cold Ramen Noodle Cup
  • Chicken, Beef, or Vegetable Baos
  • Tropical fruits
  • Sweet Lumpia
  • Dole Whips & Floats
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $15

Tiki Juice Bar

Located right outside the Enchanted Tiki Room, here you can enjoy a taste of the legendary frozen tropical Dole Whip. Also served here is:

  • Classic dole whip
  • Pineapple juice
  • Dole whip float

Price Range: Under $7    

ACCEPTS MOBILE ORDERS ONLY

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Tropical Imports

Looking for the ultimate healthy place to grab a quick snack? Here you will find a myriad of health-conscious choices from:

  • Dried fruits
  • Whole fruits
  • Cut fruits
  • Trail mix
  • Veggie snacks
  • Pickle spears
  • Bottled drinks
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $15

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FRONTIERLAND

Stage Door Cafe

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Giddy’ on up to this quick service saloon for scrumptious treats including:

  • Corn dogs
  • Chicken fried steak sandwich
  • Grilled chicken spinach wrap
  • Funnel cakes
  • Seasonal treats
  • Beverages
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $13    

Accepts Mobile Orders

The Golden Horseshoe

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There’s nothing like hearty Old Western style grub to get your day going! At the Golden Horseshoe, you can find many dishes that will surely satisfy your appetite. And who knows, you may catch a show while you’re there! The menu is not limited to:

  • Fish and chips
  • Chicken tenders
  • Chili mac and cheese
  • Mozzarella sticks
  • Grilled chicken salad
  • Ice cream sundaes
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $15    

Accepts Mobile Orders

Rancho del Zocalo Restaurante

Mexican cuisine is at it’s finest at Rancho del Zocalo. Enjoy hand-crafted dishes including:

  • Enchiladas
  • Tacos
  • Burritos
  • Chicken
  • Tortillas
  • Salads
  • Chips and salsa
  • Desserts
  • Beverages
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $16    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

NEW ORLEANS SQUARE

Royal Street Veranda

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Looking for a little southern style grub? You’ve come to the right place! 

  • Sourdough bowls
  • Clam chowder
  • Steak gumbo
  • Vegetarian gumbo
  • Fritters
  • Beverages
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $15    

Accepts Mobile Orders

Mint Julep Bar

Some of the most famous Disneyland snacks can be found at the Mint Julep Bar. 

  • Non-alcoholic mint juleps
  • Mickey Beignets
  • Seasonal beverages
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $5    

Accepts Mobile Orders

French Market Restaurant

Soak up the Jazz culture at this lovely Cajon-Creole restaurant just outside the Mint Julep Bar. Choices include:

  • Seafood
  • Sanwiches
  • Stews and chowders
  • Jambalaya
  • Salads
  • Chicken
  • Desserts
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $16    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

CRITTER COUNTRY

Hungry Bear Restaurant

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One of my favorite places to eat and take in the tranquil outdoor Disney settings is the Hungry Bear Restaurant. Here you’ll find delicious choices to curb your growling stomach.

  • Sandwiches
  • Burgers
  • Salads
  • French fries
  • Onion rings
  • Funnel cakes
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $15    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

Harbour Galley

Fishing for a warm and hearty meal? This is the perfect place!

  • Lobster rolls
  • Tuna sandwich
  • Salad
  • Breadbowls
  • Soups
  • Seasonal offerings
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $15    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE

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Docking Bay 7 Food and Cargo

Get ready to taste some food that is literally out of this world! Galactic selections include:

  • Ribs
  • Chicken
  • Salads
  • Pot roast
  • Desserts
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $20    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

Kat Saka’s Kettle

This popular food cart/kiosk sells the galaxy’s popular Outpost mix – sweet and savory popcorn!

Price Range: Under $7

Ronto Roasters

Enjoy exotic and savory foods at this quick-service pit stop.

  • Meat wraps
  • Turkey jerky
  • Specialty beverages
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Price Range: Under $13    

Accepts Mobile Orders

The Milk Stand

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Here you’ll find the famous Star Wars themed blue and green milk. Weird, delightful, gross? You decide!

Price Range: Under $9    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Dairy Free

FANTASYLAND

Red Rose Tavern

This Beauty and the Beast inspired restaurant is loaded with yummy foods and an enchanting atmosphere. Enjoy the tastes of:

  • Burgers
  • Sandwiches
  • Salads
  • Desserts
  • Specialty treats
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $17    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

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Red Rose Tavern  |  Photo Credit: Eater LA

Troubadour Tavern

The best place for a filling snack! Enjoy a variety popular of items including:

  • Bratwurst
  • Stuffed baked potatoes
  • Turkey leg
  • Jumbo pretzel
  • Beverages
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Price Range: Under $12    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

Edelweiss Snacks

Serves the largest turkey leg I’ve ever seen! You can’t go wrong with any of these delicious snacks:

  • Turkey leg
  • Chimichanga
  • Corn on the cob
  • Chips
  • Slushies
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $12    

Accepts Mobile Orders

Maurice’s Treats

This rustic snack wagon offers flavored pastries and signature drinks.

  • Bagel twist
  • Specialty sandwich
  • Croissant
  • Danish
  • Beverages
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $10

MICKEY’S TOONTOWN

Daisy’s Diner

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Drop by this walk-up window for your choice of delicious:

  • Pizzas
  • Chicken cob salad
  • Beverages
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $11

Pluto’s Dog House

Located next to Daisy’s diner, Pluto’s Dog House serves classic American favorites for the whole family.

  • Premium hot dogs
  • Bacon mac-and-cheese
  • Beverages
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Price Range: Under $10

Clarebelle’s

My family’s favorite spot to enjoy a refreshing snack! Choose from:

  • Frozen yogurt
  • Sundaes and floats
  • Sweet treats
  • Beverages
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $10

TOMORROWLAND

Galactic Grill

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If you’re looking for an out-of-this-world place to fuel up, look no further than the Galactic Grill! Serves an assortment of foods including:

  • Burgers
  • Sandwiches
  • Veggie wraps
  • Salads
  • Chicken tenders
  • Fries
  • Desserts
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $15    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

Alien Pizza Planet

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Craving some fabulous Italian food? This place is the greatest!

  • Pizza slices
  • Pastas
  • Salads
  • Desserts
Click for full Menu

Price Range: Under $15    

Accepts Mobile Orders    

Gluten Free/Allergy Friendly Options

AVAILABLE IN ALL LANDS

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For less than $6, you can find the following carts/kiosks selling the following items in just about every land:

  • Churros
  • Mickey pretzels
  • Popcorn
  • Fruits
  • Frozen lemonade

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