Dickey's Barbecue Pit Expands in Home State with New Store Opening in Grand Prairie

Dickey's in Grand Prairie will serve four weeks of specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for three guests.

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas - Sept. 14, 2016 // PRNewswire // - Dickey's Barbecue Pit opens its newest location close to home in Grand Prairie on Thursday. Three guests will win free barbecue for a year, redeemable only at the new location. To enter to win, guests can either use hashtag #1FreeYearofBBQ on any social media page, order online or sign up for the Big Yellow Cup Club to receive loyalty points and members-only specials. The new Dickey's location will also offer a complimentary taste of its newest limited time offer, the Buffalo & Bleu Butcher Taco, to the first 50 guests in the door on Thursdays for the next four weeks. On Fridays, the new store will offer 50 percent off meals for uniformed first responders, and guests will have the opportunity to donate to Dickey's charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges.

To find the Dickey's Barbecue Pit nearest you, [https://www.dickeys.com/locations].

"Dickey's is proud to open our newest location so close to home," says Roland Dickey Jr., CEO of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. "We congratulate Owner/Operator Kyle Clifton on his grand opening."

Doors open this Thursday and guests can enjoy the grand opening events over the next four weeks:

  • Thirsty Thursdays – All guests will receive a free Big Yellow Cup with Dickey's new reusable travel lid and straw.  The first 50 guests will receive a taste of Dickey's butcher taco of the month, the Buffalo & Bleu.
  • Philanthropy Fridays – "You Give, We Give", guests who donate to Dickey's charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges, will receive a gift card. Uniformed first responders also receive 50 percent off their meal.
  • Kids Eat Free All Day Every Sunday with a $10 dine-in purchase per adult. 

Owner/Operator Kyle Clifton is a former accountant and accomplished business owner, having also owned a roofing company for 20 years. Originally from West Texas, Clifton looks forward to offering quality food with great service to the Grand Prairiecommunity. "I am excited to open my Dickey's business in Grand Prairie, and hope to grow into more locations in the future," Clifton says. "I am passionate about doing what is right by my community, from serving excellent food to creating jobs."

The newest Dickey's Barbecue Pit is located at 5244 Highway 360, Grand Prairie, TX 75052. The phone number is 469-487-0070.

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About Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.

Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the nation's largest barbecue chain was founded in 1941 by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow-smoked barbecue. Today, all meats are still slow smoked on-site in each restaurant living up to the company tagline, "We Speak Barbecue." The Dallas-based family-run barbecue franchise offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides, tangy barbecue sauce and free kids' meals every Sunday. The fast-casual concept has expanded to more than 560 locations in 43 states. This year Dickey's won first place on Fast Casual's "Top 100 Movers and Shakers" and ranked in the top ten of Franchise Times' "Fast and Serious." Dickey's Barbecue Pit was recognized for the third year by Nation's Restaurant News as a "Top 10 Growth Chain" and by Technomic as the "Fastest-growing restaurant chain in the country." For more information, visit www.dickeys.com or for barbecue franchise opportunities call 866.340.6188.

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