Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory Closing For Major Multi-Month Remodel

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Beginning July 11th, 2016, Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory food court at Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter will be closed to undergo a significant remodeling.


While the work is being done, guests may go to Scat Cat’s Lounge for jambalaya, gumbo, po-boy sandwiches, other hot and cold entrees, as well as the famous beignets. A selection of grab and go options are also going to be available. In-room pizza delivery service will continue to be offered from 4PM until midnight, offering pizza, hold and cold sandwiches, and pasta. Also, bus transportation to Port Orleans Riverside will be available from 7AM until midnight to accomodate guests who may want to dine at Riverside Mill food court or Boatwright’s Dining Hall.

Work is expected to be complete on Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory in the Fall of 2016.

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Hi will the pool bar still be open?