Rick Bayless Announces New Disney Springs Restaurant

October 22, 2015

Bayless is the latest celebrity chef to be lured into the theme park.

Renaissance man, Chicago-based chef Rick Bayless confirmed today he was opening his first restaurant inside Disney Springs. The Orlando Sentinel reports that Bayless will bring Frontera Fresco, his fast casual concept based in Chicago, to the happiest place on Earth. Disney Springs is an outdoor complex that includes retail and restaurants and is located near Walt Disney World in Bay Lake, Florida. Bayless currently operates three locations of Frontera Fresco in the Chicagoland area.

Frontera Fresco serves casual, but updated Mexican and Mexican-American fare, including tortas, tacos, salads, and soups.…