Major restaurant remodel coming to Disney's Vero Beach Resort

Apr 18, 2016 in "Disney's Vero Beach Resort"

Disney's Vero Beach Resort is currently underway with a multi-million dollar guest room and restaurant refurbishment project.

Guest rooms will be completely refitted with new hard and soft goods, bringing a much needed update to the dated look of the rooms.

The signature table service restaurant, Sonya's, will close at the end of April 2016, with the Shutters table service restaurant and Bleachers Pool bar closing later in June.

In the fall, a new table service restaurant will open, along with a quick service marketplace restaurant, and a new poolside bar. During the closure, a temporary dining options will be available.

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Article Posted: Apr 18, 2016 / 1:31pm EDT
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MikeyK72Dec 15, 2016

Thank you!

jakemanDec 14, 2016

Penny Hill Beach Emporium. If you are looking at the resort from the beach, it's on the left. Great sandwiches!

MikeyK72Dec 14, 2016

We'll be first timers there this summer...sounds like good information to know. Would you mind sharing the name of the sandwich shop please?

jakemanDec 14, 2016

Man those prices. They should hope that a majority of hotel guest never figure out that there is a sandwich shop 100 feet away that has twice the food for half the price.

MagicKingdomKingDec 14, 2016

That's VERY good grammar ;)

wdwmagicDec 14, 2016

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DisDadWozApr 19, 2016

Glad to see the rooms getting some love. However, we loved Sonyas and hate to see it go. Shutters didn't do anything for us so maybe a change will help that for us. In any event, can't wait to go back after everything is done.

awilliams4Apr 18, 2016

I wonder if they are removing the Jacuzzi Tubs from the 1, 2 Bedroom and Grand Villas (Cottages) as well. So they are going from two dining options to one dining option and a quick service option?

Meeko77Apr 18, 2016

Really bummed by this news. I was so frustrated years ago when Shutters stopped serving lunch; my family always had such wonderful meals there. My late grandmother absolutely LOVED going there for lunch; it so brightened her spirits. Will definitely try to go there one more time before they close later this summer.

EthanMagicBandsApr 18, 2016

Wow this is great! We just had our first stay at Vero Beach this past fall and it was great, but it definitely needed a refresh. Gives me a reason to go back in 2017!

DVCOwnerApr 18, 2016

Going to be staying there this Christmas. looking forward to seeing what's new.