Echo Lake is home to many popular attractions as well as some of the best restaurants in Disney's Hollywood Studios to eat at. The brand new American Idol Experience dominates the area along with veteran attractions such as the Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular and Star Tours. While you're in Echo Lake, be sure to have a meal at the 50's Prime Time Cafe where you wil feel like it's the 1950's again and enjoy some home-cooking inspired meals with a little fun thrown in. At the heart of the area is Echo Lake itself, a clear lagoon adorned with palm trees and even has a dinosaur in the middle of it.
Min and Bill's Dockside Diner offers some quick meals, such as hot dogs, Italian sausage and a caesar salad wrap. The selection of food wont astound you, but the menu is different from other options at the Studios (for example, the hot dog comes in a pretzel bread roll... Read Review
This hidden drink counter is great for those hot afternoons when you just want to sit down and enjoy a cold beverage. Peevy's Polar Pipeline is located to the left of Min & Bills, on the shore of Echo Lake. The wait here shouldn't be long at all, unless a large... Read Review
The Tune In Lounge is the closest thing to a real bar that you'll find at Hollywood Studios. Prices here for drinks are, much like everywhere in Walt Disney World, very expensive (most mixed drinks cost around $8 and beer around $5). You can either drink at the bar or take... Read Review
Hollywood and Vine offers an all-you-can-eat buffet with characters and without. During breakfast and lunch, you and your little ones can dine with some of the stars of Disney Junior featuring Handy Manny, Special Agent Oso and the Little Einsteins... Read Review
The 50's Prime Time Cafe is a throw back to households of the 1950's coupled with a nostalgic look at the many television shows that were popular then. Prime Time Cafe is furnished with replicas of everything from the time period and the restaurant has a kitchen... Read Review