With the Regal Eagle, our friends at Walt Disney World have finally seen fit to increase the Muppet presence at EPCOT. The Muppets injection is done in an appropriate way that is not over-the-top, like Muppet Vision 3D. Many were shocked to find out that the Regal Eagle Smokehouse featured Sam the Eagle from The Muppets. I like the new touches that blend the Muppets bits of humor with classic Patriotism. The quick-service restaurant is named for the venerable Sam Eagle, the earnest Muppet supporter of … Regal Eagle Smokehouse: Craft Drafts & Barbecue has officially opened at the America Pavilion in Epcot, and we’ve got all of the details about this smokin’ new quick-service restaurant!. Here’s my Regal Eagle Smokehouse Epcot Review from opening day. And, in case you didn’t know, that regal eagle is none other than Sam the Eagle of The Muppets fame! The decor. Regal Eagle Smokehouse Though the selection isn’t extensive, it’s pretty fun, with a subtle nod to Sam the Eagle as seen on this Regal Eagle drinking glass ($14.99)… We’ve had MuppetVision 3D at Hollywood Studios for decades, alongside the more recent addition of PizzeRizzo, as well as a number of blink-and-you’ll-miss-them stage shows, parade floats, and projection shows. Let’s begin my commenting on the look of the new Regal Eagle Smokehouse. Opening soon, the “Regal Eagle Smokehouse: Craft Drafts & Barbecue” will take over the location previously occupied by the Liberty Inn in Epcot’s American Adventure pavilion. WOOHOO!