Captain Ernie's: Dine on the Deck. At Captain Ernie's, you don't just eat, you're a part of the action! Relax under a shady umbrella and wave as friendly guests float by on the lazy river. Kids can watch the water or wander on the spacious patio, while you sit back and enjoy a memorable meal.
Elmo's Eatery: See What's Cooking at Elmo's Eatery. Watch us work while you relax in air-conditioned comfort at Elmo's Eatery. Large viewing windows allow a peek into our prep kitchen...where mountains of fresh salad and piping hot pizzas are prepared right before your eyes.
100% USDA choice hamburger with lettuce and tomatoes. Analysis includes apple slices instead of fries. Served at Cookie's Café. *Remember to request no added salt.
Hummus plate with pita bread. Served at Captain Ernie's Bistro.
Analysis does not include choice of dressing, served on the side. Analysis includes water as choice of beverage. Served at Captain Ernie's Bistro.
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Southwest vegetable wrap with grapes. Served at Cookie's Café.
Freshly prepared individual pizza made with a whole wheat crust, a blend of mozzarella and provolone cheeses, and a zesty tomato sauce. Analysis includes fruit cup as choice of side. Served at Elmo's Eatery.
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