As it was announced earlier this year for a brand new BBQ-themed restaurant is coming towards the America Adventure pavilion at Epcot at the World Showcase at Walt Disney World and will be replacing the Liberty Inn. The new location will be a modern barbecue smokehouse, with all the accompanying sights, sounds, smells and flavors you love – including a large smoker preparing fine food every day right on the pavilion’s promenade.
Today, Disney released a close up look for some good ol’ American barbecue for the Regal Eagle Smokehouse: Craft Drafts & Barbecue that will be opening some point this year in the winter at Epcot. This new fast-casual barbecue experience at The American Adventure pavilion will offer up classic American backyard barbecue from around the United States as well as a variety of home-style craft brews.
A wide variety of sandwiches and platters will be served and also, the big recent addition of plant-based food options will be served as well that was announced for both the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts. For non-plant food eaters, the menu will be serving up sliced Texas beef brisket sandwich with house-made spicy mop sauce on garlic toast or the South Carolina smoked sausage sandwich with tangy mustard sauce and caramelized onions.
Here are the rest of the menu options that will be available to chow down on for the smokehouse:
- Kansas City smoked chicken
- Memphis dry-rub pork ribs
- North Carolina chopped smoked pork butt
- Power Greens Salad with chilled pulled chicken, fresh citrus, and a citrus vinaigrette
- The Grilled Burger topped with BBQ pork and a fried onion ring
- Plant-based BBQ burger featuring a plant-based patty topped with BBQ jackfruit served on vegan garlic toast
The BBQ sauce will be one of the focuses on the menu and will be offering; spicy mop sauce, sweet BBQ, tangy mustard, and a vinegar-based sauce. The side items include your classic barbecue complements like french fries, beer-battered onion rings, mac and cheese, baked beans with burnt ends, house-made pickles, and creamy slaw.
For children menu accommodations will be offering for them such as; fun-sized bites including a burger, BBQ chicken salad, BBQ chicken leg or chicken salad, and even a BBQ rib platter, all served with their choice of two sides.
To finish it off with dessert will also include banana pudding or a s’mores brownie as well as a cup of fresh watermelon garnished with torn mint.
Now to wash it all down will be a variety of all-American beverages will include; selection of beer and cider from around the country, wines from the west coast, and specialty regional cocktails with and without alcohol. Soft served beverages including Coca-Cola will also be available if you decide to order it on the side. Other alcoholic beverages will be served up as well. An outdoor bar pouring your favorite craft brews on draft, and the outdoor seating area will be a great place to sit back and sip on a Tennessee Lemonade Cocktail or a non-alcoholic Berry Sparkler.
This new upcoming restaurant sounds LEGIT mouth watering and to die for that will be opening up this winter season and stayed tuned for further updates on the official Walt Disney World site by visiting the link here or the My Disney Experience mobile app.
More details to come for the opening date for Regal Eagle Smokehouse: Craft Drafts & Barbecue.
*Age of 21 years or older by law in order to purchase and drink alcoholic beverages