April 22, 1998 – The Tusker House Restaurant Opens in Disney’s Animal Kingdom
“At this colorful Harambe marketplace eatery, you’ll find a family-focused buffet brimming with African flavors.”
On April 22, 1998, the buffet-style restaurant Tusker House opened in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park, located in Walt Disney World. Guests can experience character dining with Safari Donald Duck and friends, from breakfast to dinner, while enjoying African-themed dishes such as peri peri whole salmon, basmati rice and curry chicken, and banana bread pudding. Guests 21 and older can go to the nearby Dawa Bar, where they can taste South African wines and African beers.