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Black Tap Craft Burgers & Shakes

Black Tap Burgers & Shakes is located at the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort.  It is a fast-casual restaurant, meaning you order your items at the counter, but then they bring it to the table for you.  They have a selection of burgers, wings, salads and chicken and a fun milkshake menu.  If you just want a shake, there's also a walkup window outside, but some special creations can only be ordered for dine-in.

We placed our order at the counter and noticed all the tables inside were full. We found a table outside and hung out while we waited for our food to come. They have a full bar and craft beers on tap, but I was surprised to get wine in a can.
Strawberry Shortcake Shake
We had hoped to have this Crazy Shake for dessert, but it actually came before any of our food. The Strawberry Shortcake is described as a vanilla frosted rim with crumbled cake topped with a strawberry shortcake ice cream bar, pink & white twisty pop, whipped cream, strawberry drizzle, crumbled cake & a cherry. We couldn't finish it between the three of us and it was fun but very sweet.

Finally our savory food came out.  The burgers were big and tasty and the chicken tenders were surprisingly great.  They are listed under "Snacks and Sides" but it was a nice big portion.  The food did take quite a bit of time to come out, so make sure you allow ample time to dine here.
The Texan Burger: prime burger, bacon, aged cheddar, crispy onion ring, sweet baby rays bbq, mayo

Buttermilk Fried Chicken Tenders served with house buttermilk-dill, korean bbq and lime honey mustard
Walk Up Shake Window   
We have some pretty great burgers back home in Texas, so I didn't quite get the hype for this place.  It was good and definitely better than Disney Quick Service burgers, but overall a little forgettable.  Maybe we ordered the wrong options for the "wow factor", but everything was good.  There's a location opening up in the DFW area so I'll be sure to give them another try!


Maci is an avid foodie and loves trying out new restaurants and seasonal food offerings in the parks.  You can email Maci at maci@kingdomkonsultant.com.

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