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10 California Adventure Meals for $10, it’s like Genie himself showed up with a magic lamp at the Hyperion again. Eating at California Adventure is a treat in itself, but we know you don’t want to spend tons of hard-earned cash on dining in the parks.
I love California Adventure and it has really earned its spot in the Disney Parks lineup. Any time I can manage to fit in an extra trip, I always stop over in California Adventure.
Food can be a huge chunk of your Disneyland Resort spending, so today we’re talking 10 California Adventure meals for right around $10 so you can eat, play and have a magical trip even on a budget. Plus, don’t forget to check out our companion post, 10 Disneyland Meals for $10.
10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Award Wieners
You’ll find this winner in Hollywood Land with a shaded seating area nearby. From chili cheese dogs to BBQ hot links and Italian sausages, everything on the menu here is priced at about $10 or less.
I love the Uptown Chili Dog, an all-beef hot dog topped with chili, pepper jack cheese and Fritos with a side of fries. Order this meal and more on the Disneyland mobile app to save time. The kid meal is a mini all-beef dog, perfect for smaller tummies.
Find more hot dog offerings at Angry Dog on Pixar Pier, plus get a picture with Anger from Inside Out as you order.
10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Fiddler, Fifer & Practical
Where is this place? You probably walked right past it on Buena Vista Street as you entered the park. Turn around and head back for some shopping and stop to eat breakfast for just about $10. Choose from breakfast wraps and sandwiches, coffees and Starbucks drink. Read more on Disneyland Resort breakfasts here.
10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Boardwalk Pizza & Pasta
For about $10, you can get a slice of pizza and any of their pasta offerings at Paradise Gardens Park. Or go in as a group and grab a whole pizza for about $40 (oh my goodness, did I just say one pizza is $40? eek!). A variety of salads are also on the menu for less than $10.
10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Corn Dog Castle
Also located at Paradise Gardens Park, it’s the famed Disneyland corn dogs you can chow down on at California Adventure. It’s under $10 and comes with a bag of chips or sliced apples. You can also order your corn dog a la carte.
The one pictured above was a Halloween Time seasonal offering, be on the look out for menu changes because those are some delicious corn dogs!
10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Cozy Cone Motel
Need a quick place to rest? Each of the Cozy Cone’s offer a different snack option and while I completely consider churros, popcorn and pretzel bites with cheese sauce a good dinner, you should consider grabbing Chili Con Queso for your under $10 meal.
The beef chili is served in a bread cone and topped with cheese and corn chips to warm you up during a crisp evening in Cars Land.
10 California Adventure Meals for $10: Flo’s V8 Cafe
Get your engines running right over to Flo’s. A perfect place to rest and enjoy the scenery in Cars Land; you can get anything from their menu for a bit over $10.
Pot pie, salads, and your basic burger hover at around $10-11. Need more healthy ideas for Disneyland dining? Don’t miss our Healthy Disneyland Dining Guide.
10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Cocina Cucamonga
This one is really pushing the $10 limit. For a couple more bucks you can get a really delicious meal that’s not your typical theme park food, which is why I decided to include it anyway. Soft tacos monterrey with either beef or chicken or fish taco plate. Enjoy your food a the water front local of Pacific Wharf.
10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Pacific Wharf Cafe
I would go to California Adventure right now just for some broccoli and cheese soup in a sourdough bread bowl. Mmmm. I always tend to eat these in the dark evening hours to warm up. The photo below is a smaller size option available during Food & Wine Festival so rest assured, your money goes even further here.
Three different soup varieties to choose from, plus a turkey pesto club and salads all for about $10. Plus, you can’t beat the setting overlooking the water and Pixar Pal-A-Round.
10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Paradise Garden Grill
10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Smokejumpers Grill
Relax in this often uncrowded area of Grizzly Peak, here you’ll find the classics like burgers and nuggets, salads and sandwiches that average about $12 per plate served with fries and/or coleslaw.
10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Studio Catering
Tucked back in Hollywood Land, a lot of people miss this one. Fill up on nachos, carne asada tacos and other good food truck eats for less than $10.
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10 California Adventure Meals for $10 | Poultry Palace
Poultry Palace on Pixar Pier takes the cake with its drumstick box at just under $10. You can also order the famous turkey leg and get your picture with an oversized toy Zurg right here. Winner, winner chicken dinner!
Now that we’ve covered 10 California Adventure meals for $10, I am ready to go raid the fridge, what about you?!
Disneyland expert who loves the beach, flip flops and pink nail polish.