Anyone who has enjoyed a meal at Victoria & Albert’s already knows that the Grand Floridian Resort’s premier eatery is the fanciest table in all of Walt Disney World, but according to TripAdvisor’s 2017 Travelers’ Choice awards it’s also the second-best fine dining restaurant in America.
Victoria & Albert’s, located in Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, was voted the number two fine dining restaurant in America among TripAdvisor’s 2017 Best Fine Dining Restaurants in their Travelers’ Choice awards, making it the only Florida restaurant to qualify for the list.
Under the helm of Executive Chef Scott Hunnel, Chef de Cuisine Aimee Rivera, maître d hotel Israel Perez and Master Pastry Chef Erich Herbitschek, this is the second time Victoria & Albert’s has received high honors from TripAdvisor. The restaurant also is a recipient of AAA’s highest achievement, the Five Diamond Award.
Victoria & Albert’s 50-seat main dining room allows guests to choose between a 7-course menu and a 10-course Chef’s Tasting Menu with optional wine pairing selected by the sommelier. The intimate Queen Victoria Room offers a 10-course meal with tableside presentation and wine pairings. The 10-seat Chef’s Table, located in the restaurant’s kitchen, grant diners a behind-the-scenes look at the Victoria & Albert’s team crafting the evening’s dishes. The restaurant’s cellar stocks over 700 wines from over 35 regions.
Travelers’ Choice winners are determined using an algorithm that takes into account the quality and quantity of reviews from TripAdvisor users gathered over a 12-month period. Here is a full list of the top 10 fine dining restaurants:
Daniel – New York City, New York
Victoria & Albert’s – Orlando, Florida
Charleston Grill – Charleston, South Carolina
Alinea – Chicago, Illinois
Chef and the Farmer – Kinston, North Carolina
Halls Chophouse – Charleston, South Carolinacf
Geronimo – Santa Fe, New Mexico
Mama’s Fish House – Paia, Hawaii
Restaurant Gary Danko – San Francisco, California
Merriman’s – Kapalua, Hawaii
For more information on Victoria & Albert’s and to make reservations, visit this website or call (407) 939-3862.