MANSFIELD, Texas, Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Everything is bigger in Texas--especially Dickey's Barbecue! The newest Dickey's Barbecue Pit location in Mansfield will open on Friday, October 12, bringing Dickey's store count to over 100 locations in the lone star state.
"We're passionate about the art of great barbecue," said franchise owner Brandon Monroe who lives in Mansfield with his wife Brooke. "We are really bringing something unique to the area and take pride in our slow smoke meats and home style sides."
On Thursday, the first 100 customers at this new location will receive a free Pulled Pork Big Barbecue sandwich. The new location is at 3807 East Broad Street, suite 125 near Mansfield Sports Complex and the phone number is 817-717-7295. Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Mansfield is open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.
"We opened our first Texas location in 1941 and almost 71 years later, we are still going strong in the state," said Roland Dickey, Jr., president of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. "We plan on opening at least 40 more locations across the country this year."
Dickey's Barbecue offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides and tangy barbecue sauce. All meats are slow smoked on-site in each restaurant. For more information, including a full menu, other restaurant locations and franchising opportunities, please visit www.dickeys.com.
About Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants
Dickey's Barbecue was founded by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow smoked barbecue. More than 70 years later, the Dallas-based family run barbecue franchise still offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides, tangy barbecue sauce and free kids meals every Sunday. All meats are slow smoked on site in each restaurant. The fast-casual family-friendly concept has expanded to over 250 locations in 43 states and holds the title of the world's largest barbecue franchise. This year Nation's Restaurant News named Dickey's "Top Five Growth Chains" and they were also named "Best Franchise Deal" by QSR Magazine. For more information, visit www.dickeys.com or for franchise opportunities call (866) 340-6188.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue