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Disney Yak and Yeti Restaurant – Is It Worth It?

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Have you ever tried the Disney Yak and Yeti Restaurant? If you are looking for a peaceful haven for a great full service restaurant meal in Disney’s Animal Kingdom park look no further than the Anadapur Yak and Yeti.

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Owned and operated by Landry’s who are the restaurant chain who own The Rainforest Cafe and the T-Rex Restaurant, the Yak and Yeti is one of the most consistently highest rated restaurants by guests in all of Walt Disney World.

Even though the Yak and Yeti is not Disney owned it does accept the Disney Dining Plan (when that is operating).

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Animal Kingdom Yak and Yeti Restaurant

The Yak and Yeti is located in the Asia section of Animal Kingdom, close to the Kali River Rapids. It has a full service dining area which seats up to 250 guests.

Due to the arrangement of the dining area in small, divided sections it is difficult to believe that there is room for that number of guests.

The Yak and Yeti restaurant is on the second floor. There is also a counter service Yak and Yeti on the first floor with outside seating for those who do not want the full service restaurant. This has a different menu.

The attention to detail in the Yak and Yeti restaurant is exceptional. The theme is subtle and very well executed with lots of beautiful Asian artifacts displayed.

Every great Disney restaurant has a back story and the Yak and Yeti is no exception. Read the back of the menu to learn the story of Arjun, a merchant who has fallen on hard times. He opens his house for guests and turns it into the Yak and Yeti hotel.

The bar area at the Yak and Yeti Restaurant in Disney\’s Animal Kingdom

The food is a mixture of Asian styles including Chinese and Japanese. If you are unfamiliar with the style then there are several options including the Baby Back Ribs and the Kobe Beef Burger which you may want to try.

Disney Yak and Yeti Menu


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Pork Pot Stickers

Pan seared or steamed, soy lime dipping sauce

Pork Egg Rolls

Chili plum dipping sauce 

Firecracker Shrimp

Crispy fried shrimp tossed in a creamy, spicy sauce, Asian slaw

Wok-Fried Green Beans

Battered green beans, sweet Thai chili dipping sauce

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Ahi Tuna Nachos

Sushi grade Ahi tuna, Asian slaw, crispy fried wontons, wasabi aioli, sweet soy glaze

Lettuce Cups

Minced chicken breast, chopped vegetables, Saigon Haison sauce, crisp lettuce cups 

Korean Fried Chicken

Hand-breaded tenders tossed in gochujang maple syrup, dipping sauce 

Soups and Salads

Wonton Soup

Pork wontons, clear chicken broth and vegetables

Seared Tuna Salad

Chilled, seared blackened Ahi Tuna, mixed greens, grape tomatoes, wonton crisps and ginger dressing

House Salad

Romaine and iceberg lettuce, sesame seeds and Asian dressing

Chop Chop Chicken Salad

Chopped romaine lettuce, red and Napa cabbage, carrots, marinated grilled chicken, tossed in miso sesame dressing, crispy wontons 

Chop Chop Shrimp Salad

Chopped romaine lettuce, red and Napa cabbage, carrots, marinated grilled shrimp, tossed in miso sesame dressing, crispy wontons 

Noodles and Bowls

Lo Mein Chicken

Lo Mein noodles, carrots, cabbage, green onions, bean sprouts

Lo Mein Shrimp

Lo Mein noodles, carrots, cabbage, green onions, bean sprouts

Lo Mein – Combo

Lo Mein noodles, carrots, cabbage, green onions, bean sprouts

Vegetable Lo Mein

Lo Mein noodles, carrots, cabbage, green onions, bean sprouts. Add tofu $4.79 

Malaysian Seafood Curry

Jumbo shrimp & Dungeness crab ravioli, zucchini, spinach, tomatoes, mushrooms, tossed in red curry coconut sauce

Roasted Vegetable Bowl

Oven roasted Kalbi marinated vegetables served with a flavorful blend of white and red quinoa, brown rice, vegan Sriracha aioli


Miso Salmon

Miso glazed Atlantic Salmon, coconut-ginger rice, stir-fried vegetables

Chicken Tikka Masala

Boneless chicken breast marinated in yogurt and freshly ground herbs cooked in a traditional Masala sauce, jasmine rice, garlic naan 

Bhaktapur Duck

Roasted half duckling, plum BBQ sauce, jasmine rice, stir-fried vegetables 

Coconut Shrimp

Coconut crusted shrimp, jasmine rice, stir-fried vegetables, served with plum BBQ sauce 


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Honey Chicken

Tempura chicken, fresh vegetables tossed in honey sauce served with choice of jasmine or brown rice

Sweet & Sour Chicken

Tempura chicken, ginger, garlic, bell peppers, pineapple 

Korean Beef

Wok-fried beef, peppers, onions, pineapple, Korean BBQ sauce


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BBQ Ribs

Half rack of slow roasted St. Louis pork ribs, Korean BBQ sauce, fries, kimchi slaw. Add additional half rack of ribs $12.99

Kobe Beef Burger

10 oz. grilled American Kobe beef burger, sesame-soy mayonnaise, and crispy fries topped with choice of shiitake mushroom and scallion compote or Asian slaw

Soy Herb Glazed Rib Eye

Grilled 14 oz. CAB Ribeye, topped with kimchi butter, served with stir-fried vegetables and mashed potatoes 

Teriyaki Chicken

Marinated All Natural Joyce Farms® chicken breast, pineapple mango salsa, teriyaki glaze, coconut-ginger rice, stir-fried

Beyond Burger

Plant-based burger patty, pepper jack cheese, arugula, tomato, Asian pickles, onions, vegan Sriracha mayo, whole wheat bun, sweet potato fries


House Fried Rice


Chicken Fried Rice


Sauteed Baby Bok Choy


Steamed Rice – Jasmine or Brown


Garlic Noodles


Coconut Shrimp



Fried Wontons

Skewers of fresh pineapple and cream cheese wontons, vanilla ice cream, honey-vanilla drizzle 

New York Cheesecake

with mango and strawberry coulis, whipped topping

Chocolate Pudding Cake

with raspberry sauce

Mango Pie

Shortbread cookie crust, whipped topping, raspberry sauce

Kid’s Entrees

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All Served with choice of Two (2) Sides and choice of Kid-size portion of Milk or Apple Juice for $10.79 

  • Cheeseburger
  • Stir-fry Noodles
  • Chicken Fried Rice
  • Mini Corn Dog
  • Grilled Chicken Breast
  • Mac and Cheese
  • Teriyaki Chicken Breast
  • Chicken Tenders

Kid’s Sides

Carrot Sticks
Fresh Fruit
Steamed Veggies
White Rice
Brown Rice

Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Yak & Yeti Souvenir Cup

From the peaks of Mt. Everest comes a frozen blend of ICEE flavors layered in our collectible character cup. Keep the cup! $9.50 

Hot Teas

Bombay Chai, Green Dragon, English Breakfast, Darjeeling Estate, Earl Grey, or Chamomile Citrus (Caffeine-free)  

Berry Cherry Limeade

Cherry and Lime Juices with Sprite  

Shanghai Lemonade

Lemonade with Desert Pear, Passion Fruit, South Seas Blend, Lychee, or Lemon Grass Flavors  

Everest Refresher

Sparkling Water with Desert Pear, Passion Fruit, South Seas Blend, Lychee, or Lemon Grass Flavors  

Frozen Daiquiri

Strawberry, Piña Colada, Wild Berry, or Mango Flavors  

Bottled Beverages

Still Water, Sparkling Water (half liter and full liter), or Root Beer  

Frozen Beverages

Strawberry and Lemonade  

Soft Drinks

Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Mr. Pibb, Coke Zero, Lemonade, Fruit Punch, and Iced Tea 

Specialty Drinks $12.99

Yak Attack
Shanghai Express
Bonsai Blast
Emperor Margarita
Big Bamboo
Tropical Daiquiri
Everest Avalanche
Empress Bloody Mary

There is also a large selection of alcoholic beverages including beer and wine on the menu.

The Disney Yak and Yeti restaurant is certainly worth a visit next time you are in Disney Animal Kingdom. It is a popular restaurant so make sure that you have advance dining reservations ahead of time.

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