It’s no secret that Sanaa at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge offers a menu that is a delicious blend of African and Indian cuisines, but the restaurant is turning it up a notch with some new menu items. Chef Sahib Bhatti has incorporated his roots from… Read More »Sanaa at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge Offers New Menu Items
Sanaa at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge Kidani Village is one of Walt Disney World Resorts hidden dining gems. We’ve been there a couple of times for dinner and enjoyed the Indian-African fusion cuisine thoroughly. When the opportunity came to grab a table for lunch we quickly made reservations.
Upon entering the restaurant we immediately saw one of the benefits of dining at lunch, you can see directly out to the savannah shared by Jambo House and Kidani Village. For much of the year, it’s dark out by the time dinner seatings start, so you don’t get to see the animals walk right by the restaurant while you’re dining. Giraffes, Cranes, Ostriches and more all passed by while we dined. That very much adds to the charm of Sanaa.
Speaking of charm, service was outstanding from the greeting through to the delivery of the check. My only quibble was with the pace of delivery. Our appetizers took a long time to come out and then our entree followed almost immediately. Due to the nature of Sanaa’s ‘little plates’ feel, I didn’t mind it too much, it was must more flavors to consider and they made up for it with an extra portion of appetizer.
We’re getting our first look at the new African dining experience that is part of the Kidani Village expansion of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. Two new photos and the official logo for the new restaurant reflect the African heritage of the lodge while providing a… Read More »First Look at Sanaa Interior and Logo
Scott Joseph of the Orlando Restaurant Guide has been provide the Lunch and Dinner menus to SANAA, the new African food with Indian Flavor Restaurant that has apparently soft opened at Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. As a critic he’s willing to give them… Read More »First Look at Sanaa Menus, an offense to two major religions?
If you’re a Fan of Jiko-The Cooking Place and Boma-Flavors of Africa you’ll soon have a new reason to dine at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. Sanaa will debut May 1 in the resort’s new Kidani Village expansion and feature a blend of Indian and African… Read More »Sanaa brings new flavors to Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge