Thirsty River Bar & Trek Snacks | Disney World

Last Updated on: March 26th, 2024

Pull on up to this open-air bar offering specialty drinks and beers, along with a selection of refreshing frozen beverages at Disney Animal Kingdom’s Thirsty River Bar & Trek Snacks. Hungry travelers can also choose from grab ‘n’ go goodies like salads, pretzels, ice cream treats and more.Thirsty River Bar & Trek Snacks | Disney World

Fun Facts

  • Thirsty River Bar & Trek Snacks is a picturesque quick-service dining location located near Expedition Everest in the Asia area of Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
  • The restaurant’s name, “Thirsty River,” is inspired by the mythical story of the Forbidden Mountain and the treacherous journey explorers take in search of the Yeti.
  • It offers a selection of beverages, including a variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic options, making it a refreshing stop for guests exploring the park.
  • Guests can also find a variety of snacks and treats, such as pretzels, chips, and assorted pastries, providing a quick and convenient option for a snack break.
  • The location’s outdoor seating area offers a tranquil view of the nearby Serka Zong Bazaar and the majestic Expedition Everest attraction, creating a serene dining atmosphere.

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