Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. Announces the Grand Opening of Bagger Dave's Burger Tavern in Canton, Michigan

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:BAGR) ("DRH" or the "Company"), the creator, developer and operator of the unique, full-service, ultra-casual restaurant and bar Bagger Dave's Burger Tavern® ("Bagger Dave's") and one of the largest franchisees for Buffalo Wild Wings® ("BWW"), today announced the opening of a Bagger Dave's in Canton on Sunday, February 15, 2015.

The new Bagger Dave's restaurant is located at 2234 N. Canton Center Road. The 4,755-sq. ft. tavern features table service; a full-bar serving 10 beers on draft, as well as wine, craft bourbons, signature drinks and adult shakes; a front patio and 10 large-screen televisions. Approximately 80 local employees were hired to fill positions at the new restaurant, which seats 200 patrons.

"As a metropolitan Detroit-based restaurant concept, I am pleased that our newest location has opened in our home region. I know the people of Canton will enjoy our prime rib recipe, fresh ingredients and winning customer service," said Michael Ansley, President and CEO.

At Bagger Dave's, patrons can create their own fresh and never-frozen prime rib recipe, hormone-free grilled chicken, all-natural turkey or veggie black bean burgers with a choice of 19 Meaningless Free Toppings ® and six premium toppings, including seven cheese choices, custom made sauces, a variety of artisan buns and more. A selection of Signature Burgers also are available, including the Chicken Sriracha (seven-ounce grilled chicken with Swiss cheese, lettuce, pickles and tomatoes with Bagger Dave's® Creamy Sriracha sauce on a toasted sesame bun) and the Train Wreck Burger® (Fresh-Cut Potato Fries, fried egg, cheddar, sautéed onions, lettuce and mushrooms, and Railhouse Thousand Island™ on a toasted sesame bun).

Diners can enjoy side items such as Fresh-Cut Fries, Dave's Sweet Potato Chips®, Twisted Mac 'n' Cheese, a side salad, and a cup of Amazingly Delicious Turkey Black Bean Chili®.

Bagger Dave's, founded in 2008, has identified a niche in the burger business with a modern interpretation of the old-fashioned neighborhood bar. Each location features art work reflecting the history of the city it is in. Currently, there are 17 restaurants in Michigan and eight in Indiana.

For more information, visit www.baggerdaves.com.

About Diversified Restaurant Holdings

Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:BAGR) ("DRH" or the "Company") owns and operates Bagger Dave's Burger Tavern, a full-service, family-friendly restaurant and full bar with a casual, comfortable atmosphere specializing in custom-built, proprietary, fresh prime rib recipe burgers, all-natural turkey burgers, hand-cut fries, locally crafted beers on draft, hand-dipped milk shakes, salads, black bean turkey chili, and much more. There are currently 25 company-owned Bagger Dave's restaurants in Michigan and Indiana. For more information, visit www.baggerdaves.com.

The Company also operates 42 Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar franchised restaurants in Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Florida.

The Company routinely posts news and other important information on its website at www.diversifiedrestaurantholdings.com.

CONTACT: For more information contact: Investor Relations Contacts: Sheryl Freeman / Raphael Gross ICR Inc. 646.277.1284 / 203.682.8253 sheryl.freeman@icrinc.com / raphael.gross@icrinc.comSource:Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc.