Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. Announces Exercise in Full of Underwriters' Option to Purchase an Additional 900,000 Shares of Common Stock

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, Aug. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:DFRG), the owner and operator of the Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House, Sullivan's Steakhouse, and Del Frisco's Grille restaurant concepts, today announced that the underwriters for the recently completed registered secondary public offering have exercised in full their option to purchase an additional 900,000 shares of common stock at a price of $21.25 per share. The closing with respect to the option to purchase additional shares occurred today, August 6, 2013.

All shares were sold by the Company's largest shareholder, an affiliate of Lone Star Funds. Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. did not receive any proceeds from the sale of these shares.

Deutsche Bank Securities, Piper Jaffray, and Wells Fargo Securities served as joint book-running managers for the offering. Cowen and Company and Raymond James served as co-managers for the offering.

Copies of the prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained from: Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Attention: Prospectus Group, 60 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005-2836, by email to prospectus.cpdg@db.com, or by telephone at (800) 503-4611; Piper Jaffray & Co., Attention: Prospectus Department, 800 Nicollet Mall, Suite 800, Minneapolis, MN 55402, by email to prospectus@pjc.com, or by telephone at (800) 747-3924; or Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Attention: Equity Syndicate Department, 375 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10152, by email to cmclientsupport@wellsfargo.com, or by telephone at (800) 326-5897.

About Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc.

Based in Southlake, Texas, near Dallas, Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. operates 36 Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House, Sullivan's Steakhouse, and Del Frisco's Grille restaurants across 19 states and Washington, D.C. For more information about Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc., please visit www.DFRG.com. For further information about our restaurants, to make reservations, or to purchase gift cards, please visit: www.DelFriscos.com, www.SullivansSteakhouse.com, and www.DelFriscosGrille.com.

CONTACT: Investor Relations Contact: Raphael Gross 203-682-8253 investorrelations@dfrg.com Media Relations Contact: Liz Brady DiTrapano 646-277-1226 liz.ditrapano@icrinc.comSource:Del Frisco's Restaurant Group