June 24, 1999 – The Quick Service Restaurant Electric Umbrella Opens in Epcot
“Hide away beneath colorful canopies where you can sink your teeth into all kinds of classic fare…”
On June 24, 1999, the quick service restaurant Electric Umbrella in Epcot’s Future World area in Walt Disney World. The restaurant, serving lunch and dinner, features a mix of classic and healthy fare, including a French dip burger, an Energy Salad with roasted chicken, and a strawberry cheesecake. The restaurant is included in the Disney Dining Plan, and includes a courtyard where guests can eat while observing the sights of the park.