Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. Announces the Grand Opening of Bagger Dave's Burger Tavern in Crown Point, Indiana

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 10, 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 Crown Point on Monday, March 9, 2015. This opening marks the second location in Northwest Indiana and the ninth in the state of Indiana.

The new Bagger Dave's restaurant is located at 10755 Broadway Drive in the Beacon Hill Shopping Center. The 4,800-square-foot tavern features table service, an outdoor patio and full bar serving local bottle and draft beers, wine, craft bourbons, signature drinks and adult shakes. Approximately 80 local employees were hired to fill positions at the new restaurant, which seats roughly 200 patrons.

"We are excited to be a part of the Crown Point community and to open our second location in Lake County. I know both local residents and visitors will enjoy our neighborhood atmosphere, prime rib recipe burger, fresh-cut fries, local craft beers and handcrafted sodas," said Michael Ansley, President and CEO.

Regular restaurant hours will be Sunday and Monday, 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM, Tuesday through Thursday, 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM, and Friday and Saturday from 11:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

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 artwork reflecting the history of the city it is in.

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 26 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.