Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Sets Sights on Eurasia

Tbilisi, Georgia  (RestaurantNews.com)  The world’s largest barbecue franchise is expanding their global footprint to the Republic of Georgia with the location set to open in the country’s capital, Tbilisi. Tibua Shalva, owner of the DS Group, inked the deal with…
It’s Game On with the Soulman’s Bar-B-Que Super SoulBowl

Available for limited time pick-up at all North Texas Locations Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Soulman’s is helping bring the party home with the grand return of football fan-favorite  SUPER SOULBOWL, available for pick-up at all 18 North Texas Soulman’s locations through…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Kicks-off New Decade with Deal for New Franchisees

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  The world’s largest barbecue franchise is encouraging new beginnings for restaurant-curious entrepreneurs looking to expand their business opportunities in the new decade. First-time Dickey’s franchisees will receive a discount on their royalty fees during their first six…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Headed to Africa

Cairo, Egypt  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is bringing authentic, Texas-style barbecue to Egypt with a planned opening in Cairo in late spring/early summer next year. The world’s largest barbecue franchise signed with the Swinder Group to introduce Dickey’s slow-roasted meats…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Sells Record Number of Turkeys this Holiday Season

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit sells more than 100,000 pounds of turkey so far this holiday season across their 500 U.S. locations. The 79-year-old barbecue concept calculated this past weekend alone, that guests looking for last minute holiday solutions…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Lands at DFW Airport with a Full Bar

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Just in time for the holiday travel rush, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens in Terminal C at DFW Airport this week on Wednesday, November 20. The new location in Terminal C across from Gate 6 features a full…
Former Pilot Plans to Bring Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to Snohomish, WA

Snohomish, WA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Former airlines captain Steve Barton recently inked a deal with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to bring Dickey’s southern comfort barbecue to Snohomish, Washington. After serving as a pilot for Gulf Stream Airlines, Boeing and most recently Frontier Airlines…
Former Marine Launches Successful Career as Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Owner

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Robert Dunning spent 21 years serving his country in the United States Marine Corp. before turning his attention to serve the New Orleans community slow-smoked, Texas-style barbecue.  Before switching his focus to authentic, Texas-style barbecue, Robert spent…
Dickey’s New VP of IT Teams Up With Franchisees to Revamp Tech Strategy

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  As the world’s largest barbecue brand enters its 79th year, Dickey’s New Vice President of Information Technology Carissa De Santis is embarking on a new technology roadmap with the help of a core group of franchisees. Franchise…
Deck the Halls with Texas-Style Bar-B-Que this Holiday Season

Soulman’s Bar-B-Que offers Savory Gift Card Savings and Catering Options Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  This holiday season, Soulman’s Bar-B-Que invites North Texans to treat themselves to hassle-free holiday celebrations with home-cooked southern meals prepared by America’s Top Bar-B-Que Chain. Spend quality…
Seasoned Dickey’s Owner Reflects on the Past, Looks to the Future

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Next fall, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Owner Tom Eggerud will celebrate his 10-year anniversary with the iconic barbecue brand. Out of Dickey’s 500+ franchised locations, Tom’s store in Eagan, Minnesota is consistently ranked in the Top 10 for…
Famous Dave’s Announces New Prototype Restaurant in Uptown, Minneapolis

America’s favorite BBQ restaurant franchise will reopen its former Uptown location in Q4 2019, featuring a smaller real estate footprint and a focus on delivery and catering Minnetonka, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Famous Dave’s has announced the relocation of its Uptown, Minneapolis…
Renowned Cardiologist Declares Barbecue Good for the Heart

Chicago, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  National expert in nutritional diet and cholesterol, Dr. Rohit Arora, recently inked a deal to develop seven Dickey’s Barbecue Pit locations, five of which are slated to open in the United States’ largest airports. After 30 years…
Famous Dave’s Launches Testing of Beyond Meat Menu Items

The BBQ Restaurant Chain Will Test Four Beyond Meat® Options Starting September 12 in 13 Locations Across Minnesota and Colorado. Minnetonka, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Famous Dave’s, America’s Favorite BBQ, is testing Beyond Meat® products at 13 out of over 130 locations…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Headed South of the Equator

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is bringing authentic, Texas-style barbecue south of the equator with their first South American expansion deal. The world’s largest barbecue franchise signed with business partners Bruno Gallucci & Cyro Pires, who are set to…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Rolls Out Two New Limited Time Offers

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s is knocking barbecue out of the park this summer with their new MVP Sandwich featuring slow-smoked pork burnt ends and their Triple Play Parfait. For a limited time, guests can score the MVP Sandwich which includes…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Declares Season of Savings with Summer Long Deals

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit gives guests more reasons to celebrate summer with an array of enticing offers including catering specials, $1 Big Yellow Cups, Kids Eat Free Sundays and more. For everyone’s ritual summertime gatherings from weddings, pool…
Famous Dave’s Announces KC Glaser as Director of Marketing

Restaurant Industry Marketing Veteran Joins BBQ Restaurant Brand From Buffalo Wild Wings Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Famous Dave’s has announced the appointment of KC Glaser as its new Director of Marketing. Glaser is a marketing leader with broad marketing experience in…
Dickey’s Gives Away Free Barbecue and More All Summer

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit invites guests to bring an iconic Big Yellow Cup on their summer adventure and show off their experience on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter for a chance to be one of eight lucky winners. From…