2 Men and The Mouse Episode 52: Top 10 Counter Service Restaurants!

SHOW NOTES 02/09/2015

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Hiya folks, you’re listening to 2 Men and the Mouse Episode 52 on the White Dragon Podcast Network, recorded live at Rogue Comics in Cranford NJ on February 9, 2015! This is your every day guide to the magic of Walt Disney World, and the larger Disney universe beyond it. My name is Kevin Kessler and I am joined as always by my good buddy Peter Mandle. We are two lifelong Disney fanatics who have managed to keep the magic of Disney alive in our lives every day, and we want to share that magic with you! So pull up a chair, gather the family, or pop in your favorite set of headphones, and let’s experience the magic together!

NEWS: Brought to You by Dave Weichert of Magical Travel

WORLD WIDE NEWS

Tom Staggs Named COO of Walt Disney Company

-          Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

-          25 Years with Disney

-          Will continue leading parks and resorts until replacement is named

-          “It’s a privilege to step into this role, and I am humbled and honored by the opportunity.”

DOWNTOWN DISNEY/SPRINGS NEWS

Art of Shaving Opens in Disney Springs

WATER PARK NEWS

Shark Reef to Operate Under Reduced Hours

-          Opens 2 Hours After Park Opening

-          Closing one Hour before park Closing

MAGIC KINGDOM NEWS

Buzz Lightyear’s SpaceRanger Spin Closing for Refurb in March

-          March 4-6

Peter Pan’s Flight Closing for Refurb in March

-          March 5-7

Be Our Guest Taking Lunch Reservations

-          Starting Feb 25

-          Can make reservation 180 days out

-          Can pre-order meals up to 30 days out through 5 minutes before reservation time using MDE

Liberty Square Riverboat Closing for Refurb in August

-          August 4-11

 DHS NEWS

Mystery Construction Outside of Great Movie Ride

-          Walls Up

-          Pointed roof visible above the walls

-          No announcement as of yet

Golden Coach from Cinderella now on Display in DHS

-          Along New York Street on Streets of America

-          Used in production of the film

-          2 ton custom built carriage

-          Photopass Photographer on Site

-          Will be on Display until April 11

E-Ticket Attraction of the Week: Top 10 Counter Service Restaurants!

Kevin's List:

10. Casey's Corner

9. Backlot Express

8. Peco's Bills

7.Yak and Yeti

6. Kabuki Cafe

Honorable Mentions 

Tangerine Café

La Cava Tequila

Caribbean Beach Food Court

ABC Commisary

Boulangerie Patisserie

Sommerfest

Tortuga Tavern

Main Street Bakery

Columbia Harbor House

5. Flame Tree BBQ

4. Sunshine Seasons

3. Captain Cooks

2. Yorkshire County Fish Shop

1. Cosmic Ray's Starlight Cafe

Pete's List

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