Jiko – The Cooking Place

Jiko – The Cooking Place 2017-06-27T10:21:06-05:00

Dining at Jiko – The Cooking Place

This blend of traditional African, Indian, and Mediterranean cuisine will transport you to the heart of Africa. Jiko’s seasonal menu with bold flavors and spices make for the perfect signature dining experience.

Menus

Appetizers

North African-spiced Scallops

Herb Chermoula, Curried Feta Crumbles
$18.00

Grilled Wild Boar Tenderloin

Mealie Pap, Chakalaka, Herb-smoked Oil, Micro Cilantro
$19.00

Jiko Salad

EPCOT Land Pavilion Greens, Heirloom Apples, Goat Cheese Spread, Honey-Balsamic Vinaigrette, Sweet-and-Spicy Pumpkin Seeds
$15.00

Spice Route-inspired Squash Soup

Calabaza, Ginger, Pumpkin Seeds, Apple Chips, Sumac-scented Crème Fraîche
$12.00

From the Cooking Place

Elk Confit Flatbread

Elk Loin, Harissa-infused Goat Cheese, Olive-Arugula Salad
$13.00

Charcuterie and Cheese

Chef's Selection of House-made Meats and Artisanal Cheeses with Seasonal Accompaniments
$20.00

Inguday Tibs in Brik

Mushroom, Spinach, Cheese in crispy Tunisian Filo, Apples, Curry Vinaigrette
$12.00

Mushroom Flatbread

Trio of Mushrooms, Duxelle, Maize-crusted Pickled Mushrooms, Curried Ricotta, Midnight Moon Goat Cheese
$14.00

Taste of Africa

African-inspired Dips, Pappadum, Sesame Fatir, House-made Flax Seed Naan
$15.00

Mauritius Poached Shrimp

Meyer Lemon-Sumac Vinaigrette, Rougaille Sauce, Pickled Radish, Chile Oil
$13.00

The Lion King Experience / Three-Course Prix Fixe Menu (beginning June 30)

Young Cedar Creek Clam Malata

with New Potatoes, Pomegranate, Bone Marrow

Choice of one (1) Entrée

Bone-In Rib-Eye with Hibiscus, Nettle, and Fregula or Lobster Sosatie with Red Shrimp, Squid, Mussels, Fragrant Rice, and Cape Malay Curry
$65.00

Caramelized Orange and Chocolate Choux

Entrées

Mrouzia-style Moroccan Lamb Shank

Parsnip Silk, Root Spinach, Medjool Date Smoor, Pomegranate Glaze
$46.00

Cocoa-crusted Bison

Butternut Gopi, Glazed Root Vegetables, Whisky-poached Pears, Saffron Crema, Ghana Chocolate Demi-glace
$49.00

Chermoula Chicken

Gujurati-style Potato Salad, Braii Spring Onion Soubise
$35.00

Sustainable Vulcan-spiced Fish

Whole Fish, Succotash, Green Papaya Atchar, Tomato-Butter Sauce
$46.00

Oak-grilled Filet Mignon

Grilled Asparagus, Olive Oil Potatoes, South African Red Wine Sauce
$49.00

Botswana Seswaa-style Beef Short Rib

Istambu Samp and Beans, Sambal, Sukuma Wiki, Mushrooms
$48.00

West African Koki Corn

Mushrooms, Avocado, Poblano-Tomatillo Purée, Roasted Red Pepper Sauce
$30.00

Bo Kaap Malay Seafood Curry

Lobster, Calamari, Red Shrimp, Mussels, Coconut-Curry Sauce, Saffron Rice
$47.00

Allergy-Friendly Offerings

Allergy-Friendly menus available upon request

Desserts

African Drum 'Beets'

Coconut-Strawberry-Beet Mousse, Chocolate Cake, Candied Beets, Balsamic Strawberries
$13.00

Safari Sunset

Carrot Cake, Cornbread Calamansi and Lemon Cremeux, Kenyan Coffee Streusel, Citrus Gel, Valrhona Dulcey Mousse, Candied Carrots
$11.00

Kilimanjaro

Tanzanian Chocolate Mousse, Pistachio Financier, Pink Peppercorn Meringue, Cacao Nib Crunch, Spiced Pineapple
$11.00

Malva Pudding

Melktart Ice Cream, Kataifi, Kanu Tuile, Cabernet Gelée
$13.00

Angel Food Cake, No Sugar Added

White Chocolate Panna Cotta, Seasonal Fruit Compote, and Citrus Gel
$11.00

Kids' Appetizers (à la carte)

Seasonal Fruit

$5.00

Seasonal Garden Salad

$5.00

Seasonal Vegetables and Dip

$4.00
Kids' menu items for children ages 9 and younger.

Kids' Create-Your-Own Entrées (choose one)

Market-fresh Fish

Served with choice of two (2) Selections and choice of Small Lowfat Milk, Small Dasani® Water, or Small Minute Maid® Apple Juice
$17.00

Grilled Chicken Breast

Served with choice of two (2) Selections and choice of Small Lowfat Milk, Small Dasani® Water, or Small Minute Maid® Apple Juice
$14.00

Shrimp with Kushari

Served with choice of two (2) Selections and choice of Small Lowfat Milk, Small Dasani® Water, or Small Minute Maid® Apple Juice
$16.00

Grilled Steak

Served with choice of two (2) Selections and choice of Small Lowfat Milk, Small Dasani® Water, or Small Minute Maid® Apple Juice
$13.00

Macaroni & Cheese

Served with choice of two (2) Selections and choice of Small Lowfat Milk, Small Dasani® Water, or Small Minute Maid® Apple Juice
$9.00

Cheese Pizza with Tomato Sauce

Served with choice of two (2) Selections and choice of Small Lowfat Milk, Small Dasani® Water, or Small Minute Maid® Apple Juice
$9.00
Kids' menu items for children ages 9 and younger.

Kids' Create-Your-Own Selections (choose two)

Seasonal Vegetables

Ancient Grains

Macaroni & Cheese

KM - Seasonal Fruit

Not-So-Hidden Mickey Fruit and Yogurt

African Shield

Vanilla Ice Cream

Pumbaa's Dessert Grub

Kids' menu items for children ages 9 and younger.

Kid's Specialty Drink

Specialty Character Drink

Minute Maid® Light Lemonade served in a souvenir Character Cup with a glowing Character Clip-on Light
$8.00
Kids' menu items for children ages 9 and younger.
Disney Quick Service Dining Plan

  • Dinner – n/a

Disney Dining Plan

  • Dinner – (2) entitlements per person

Disney Deluxe Dining Plan

  • Dinner – (2) entitlements per person
This Signature Dining experience requires Guests to adhere to a dress code. Men may wear khakis, slacks, jeans or dress shorts and collared shirts. Sport coats are optional. Women may wear Capri pants, skirts, dresses, jeans or dress shorts. Tank tops, swimsuits, swimsuit cover-ups, hats for gentlemen, cut-offs, torn clothing and shirts with offensive language or graphics are not permitted in the dining room.
Advanced Dining Reservations (ADRs) are strongly recommended and can be made up to 180 days prior to your visit. Menu items and pricing are subject to change.

Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge

  • 2901 Osceola Parkway
    Lake Buena Vista, Florida 32830

Dinner

  • 5:30p – 10:00p
  • This Signature Dining experience requires Guests to adhere to a dress code. Please see Dress Code Information on the left for more details.
* Restaurant hours subject to change