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Mobile Order at Walt Disney World

Every Disney parks fan has pet peeves.  These are the things that make you absolutely crazy when touring a Disney park.  For me, it's when people wait in line FOREVER at the quick service restaurants and then still don't know what they want when they get to the register.  When you've had enough time to basically memorize the menu, you should be able to place an order quickly.  And yet, this seems to be a challenge for many visitors.

Enter mobile order, one of the greatest Disney parks inventions.  You can place your food order via the My Disney Experience app from anywhere in the park and then when you arrive to your food location, all you have to do is tap "I'm here" and they will start to prepare your food.  You'll get a notification when the food is ready and pick it up at the mobile order window.

This was an amazing time saver at Satuli Canteen
The caveat is this: you need to pay with a credit card in order to use the service.  You can't use dining plan credits, cash, or tap your Magicband.

Mobile Ordering has been rolled out to all four theme parks and many of the most popular counter service establishments have added it.  This includes Aloha Isle...yes, you can bypass the line and MOBILE ORDER YOUR DOLE WHIP!
Bring it into the Enchanted Tiki Room for bonus Disney street cred.

Have you used mobile order at the parks?  What did you think?

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