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Big Thunder Ranch Barbeque - CLOSED

1313 Disneyland Drive, Frontierland, Anaheim, CA
+1 714-781-3463
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
15 Mar 2018
“This place is closed ”
6 Mar 2016
“This WAS the best deal in Disneyland. RIP.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1313 Disneyland Drive, Frontierland, Anaheim, CA
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

This place is closed to make way for Star Wars Land. Was the best value place in Disneyland in its day .. I wonder why they closed it 😜😜😜 This place is closed This place is closed

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 6 March 2016

The most awesome BBQ chicken and ribs, beans, slaw and cornbread. All you can eat. For only $24.99 (lunch price). There was no better value at Disneyland. Mix this with the most amazingly friendly staff and the free live entertainment and you just couldn't go...More

1  Thank Smudge R
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Don't get me wrong, this place was high priced, but you got all you can eat on ribs, pulled pork, corn bread, and other amazing eats. Not that Disney is remodeling, this place is gone. I did hear that barbecue may go to the (Blue...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Gluton free option and caters well for large groups. Like anything in Disney you have to queue but was the best food experience we had in the park. The staff were excellent and the food provided was excellent and plenty of it.

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 23 January 2016

A staple during our Disneyland vacations was a meal at the Big Thunder BBQ! Unfortunately now gone forever because of the construction for the new Star Wars land . . we were fortunate to have been able to enjoy one last meal here. Basically a...More

Thank Jayme S
Reviewed 22 January 2016

We had the best time--great food and plenty of it and a wonderful family who shared our picnic table. They shared their enormous dessert with us. Hope they can find somewhere to put this restaurant in the future.

1  Thank ShirleyWilloughbyOH
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Big Thunder Ranch BBQ closed January 11, 2016. We got in a visit on Christmas Day 2015. It was, of course, excellent. I really hope Disneyland brings something like this back; it was one of the more expensive places to eat in the park (not...More

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 12 January 2016

I was able to eat here it's last day at Disneyland. The food and service are always good. Love the cornbread! And I only eat chicken breasts and I asked for them special and they brought me a bucket with just chicken breasts in them.

Thank candi374
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Look, this is your last chance to enjoy this place. I understand it WILL be going away! The Star Wars Land is going to absorb space causing the Rail Road to reroute and the rest of the Park to move about a bit. GO! It...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 30 December 2015

One of the funniest and finest places to visit. The ambiance, the service and even the musical performers made this place special and magical. I do hope they reconsider and movie this eatery to another location instead of retiring it.

Thank Pablo R
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 Disneyland Drive, Frontierland, Anaheim, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Anaheim
  • Phone Number: +1 714-781-3463
  • This restaurant is at Disneyland (requires admission)
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