Get ready to embark on a culinary adventure at Disney Springs, Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, as the much-anticipated Summer House on the Lake opens its doors this winter! This will be the fourth location of the California-inspired restaurant by Lettuce Entertain You Restaurants, joining its siblings in Chicago, North Bethesda, and Las Vegas. Here’s a sneak peek into what makes Summer House on the Lake a must-visit destination, from its unique “Cookie Bar” to the signature Rosé Cart and beyond.
1. A Sweet Start at the “Cookie Bar”
Imagine being greeted by an array of mouth-watering cookies as you step into Summer House on the Lake. That’s exactly what awaits at the restaurant’s first-ever “Cookie Bar,” prominently placed at the entrance. Treat yourself to oversized cookies in flavors like Sea Salt Chocolate Chip, Birthday Cake, and Vegan Snickerdoodle, along with seasonal specials. Pair your sweet treat with a selection of coffee, wine, beer, or specialty cocktails like the Tropical Dreams. And don’t forget to grab a bottle of the restaurant’s private-label Summer House Rosé to enjoy at home.
2. Rosé All Day with the Insta-Worthy Rosé Cart
The Rosé Cart at Summer House on the Lake is a dream come true for rosé lovers. With over six varieties, including the exclusive Summer House Rosé crafted with BonAnno Wines, it’s a celebration of all things rosé. The cart complements the restaurant’s fresh and vibrant menu, offering a range of spritzes, cocktails (including non-alcoholic options), fresh juices, and a curated wine list that echoes the relaxed West Coast atmosphere.
3. Weekend Brunch with a Cali-Mex Twist
Brunch enthusiasts, rejoice! Summer House on the Lake brings a West Coast-inspired brunch menu to Disney Springs. Available Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the menu features Mexican Hash Browns, Breakfast Pizza, Breakfast Tostadas, and more. Don’t miss out on the fluffy pancakes, waffles, salads, sandwiches, and an extensive kids’ menu, ensuring there’s something for everyone.
4. Experience California-Cool Design
Step into a summer day, any day, at Summer House on the Lake. The restaurant’s design, a collaboration with the Rockwell Group, features three bars, a dining room bathed in natural light, and an abundance of greenery, creating a serene lakeside ambiance. The iconic bright blue “YES” sign, a staple in every Summer House location, symbolizes the team’s commitment to exceptional guest experiences.