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

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 20, 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 the largest franchisee for Buffalo Wild Wings® ("BWW"), today announced the opening of a Bagger Dave's in West Grand Rapids on Monday, October 19, 2015. This opening marks the 3rd location in Kent County and the 17th in the state of Michigan.

The new Bagger Dave's restaurant is located at 2190 E. Beltline Avenue NE, in the burgeoning Knapp's Crossing development. The 4,400-square-foot tavern features table service, an outdoor patio and full bar serving local bottled and draft beers, wine, craft bourbons, signature drinks and adult shakes. Approximately 100 local employees were hired to fill positions at the new restaurant, which seats approximately 163 patrons.

"The Village at Knapp's Crossing, a new retail center, will be the home to 25 to 30 high-end stores and restaurants upon completion, making it a great fit for Bagger Dave's," said Michael Ansley, president and CEO of Bagger Dave's. "Locals will enjoy our neighborhood atmosphere, as well as our natural beef burger, fresh-cut fries, local craft beers and handcrafted sodas."

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 natural beef burger or 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 famous Train Wreck Burger® which includes Fresh-Cut Potato Fries, fried egg, cheddar, sautéed onions, lettuce, mushrooms and Rail House Thousand Island® on a toasted sesame bun.

Diners also 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 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 25 company-owned Bagger Dave's restaurants in Michigan and Indiana. For more information, visit www.baggerdaves.com.

The Company is also largest franchisee for Buffalo Wild Wings® ("BWW") operating 62 Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar franchised restaurants in Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri 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 Contact: Raphael Gross ICR Inc. 203.682.8253 raphael.gross@icrinc.com

Source:Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc.