Signs of progress at Roundup Rodeo BBQ in Disney's Hollywood Studios

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Roundup Rodeo BBQ construction - September 18 2022
Posted: Monday September 19, 2022 9:49am ET by WDWMAGIC Staff

Exterior construction is once again underway at Roundup Rodeo BBQ restaurant in Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios.


Scaffolding is up at the front of the building as preparations are being made to install the marquee signage.


Various permits have been filed recently to install themed facades, which looks to be what we are seeing being readied here.

Originally planned to open in 2020 and delayed by the pandemic, the Roundup Rodeo BBQ will be located near the entrance of Toy Story Land and will be a table service offering. Disney said earlier this year that Roundup Rodeo BBQ will open in 2022.

Stepping into the lobby and waiting area, guests will experience first-hand what it feels like to be one of Andy's honorary toys, before progressing into two larger dining room spaces where Andy's rodeo takes place. Here, the rodeo will be in full swing, with western town and train station playsets mixing with surprising, playful details, like some fan-favorite Pixar characters as they've never been seen before.

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MagicHappens19712 hours ago

The current kitchen for this place is a joke

cjkeating6 hours ago

Can't believe they even underbuilt the kitchen as well seating area. The budget cuts to this land were such a joke.

CalebS19 hours ago

FTFY

RSoxNo123 hours ago

I can't wait for the 2024 D23 Expo when they bring Tom Hanks and Tim Allen out on stage to announce that this restaurant will open in Summer 2025.

J45464 days ago

we will see how quick the new major restaraunt in paris studios is built, it will certainly be a centerpeice for the park.

GladToBeHear4 days ago

Both of you are correct.

lazyboy97o4 days ago

This thing has never been a quick moving project.

preludevtec014 days ago

When it's a money maker. Like a new restaurant, shop, or hotel; Disney sure makes them pop up fast. Then attractions take 3-6 years to come to fully develop. As everyone knows, they only care about the bottom dollar now-a-days.

MagicHappens19715 days ago

I'm hoping this is as large *seating wise* as it looks from the outside. They have to stop criminally underbuilding these theme park restaurants

DCBaker5 days ago

J45467 days ago

really wish they had built the mini western town facade like in concept art, could have included a quick serve window and some shaded seating out in front as well maybe. regardless, this will be a major upgrade to TSL when its done, that aloing with the ther small modifications and additions happening tls is shaping up to be a better land

ToTBellHop7 days ago

They’ll need to accelerate if they want this open by 2026.

DCBaker7 days ago

Phicinfan10 days ago

No this is Disney and BBQ - Pork Barrel :D