GCH Craftsman Bar Overview | Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa Dining

GCH Craftsman Bar

A poolside bar offering unique culinary delights and a wide selection of drinks.

GCH Craftsman Bar Details

Disneyland Location: Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa
Location in Resort: First floor
Dining Experience: Bar
Hours: 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Price Range: $15 to $34.99
Type of Cuisine: American
Mobile Order: Yes
Reservations: No
Allergy-Friendly: Yes

Dining Overview

Tucked away in the heart of Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa is the enchanting GCH Craftsman Bar, a dining spot that perfectly blends the magic of Disney with the fresh flavors of California. Offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner, this poolside bar is an ideal place to unwind and refuel during your Disneyland Resort adventure.

The GCH Craftsman Bar is renowned for its diverse menu. Start your day with a savory Smoked Salmon Bagel Sandwich, complete with caper cream cheese, arugula, and red onions. For lunch and dinner, the bar offers a range of tempting options. From artisanal pizzas to California fusion dishes, every item on the menu promises a unique culinary journey.

The lively upscale atmosphere of the Craftsman Bar is complemented by its location near the pool at the Grand Californian Hotel & Spa. This serene setting makes it a perfect spot for those seeking a tranquil dining experience amidst the excitement of Disneyland Resort.

The Craftsman Bar also boasts several of the same Artisanal Pizzas that debuted at the adjacent counter-service restaurant, the GCH Craftsman Grill. One standout item is the Charcuterie Pizza, a must-try for any pizza lover. Apart from pizzas, the bar offers a wide array of dishes including poke bowls, baked nachos, sandwiches, burgers, and more.

For those who enjoy a good drink with their meal, the Craftsman Bar features a comprehensive drinks menu. From cocktails to wine and beer, there’s something to suit every taste. The pool-side bar opened in summer 2019 and has since become a popular spot among guests of the resort.

Formerly known as White Water Snacks, the GCH Craftsman Grill has transformed into a counter-service restaurant that continues to receive positive reviews for its exceptional service and extensive food offerings. Whether you’re a seasoned Disney veteran or a first-time visitor, the GCH Craftsman Bar offers a unique dining experience that shouldn’t be missed.

The GCH Craftsman Bar at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa is more than just a dining spot – it’s a place where delicious food, exceptional service, and a relaxed atmosphere come together to create unforgettable dining experiences. Make sure to add it to your list of places to visit on your next trip to Disneyland Resort!


Breakfast (Served from 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.)

Lunch & Dinner (Served from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.)


Where to find GCH Craftsman Grill at Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa
Where to find GCH Craftsman Bar at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa

Written by

Rachel Van Norman

Contributing Writer

Rachel fell deeply in love with all things Disney as a little girl. Now as a wife and a mother herself, she shares this Disney obsession with her son and everyone around her. From her love of princesses to eating all the Disney food, Rachel spends her time radiating Disney magic and keeping everyone up to date on Disney news.

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