KYLE, Texas, Dec. 16, 2011 // PRNewswire // -- What can you get for just one dollar? Dickey's Barbecue Pit will be celebrating its grand opening and will be serving one dollar pulled pork big barbecue sandwiches today, December 16th.
"We are super excited! Kyle is growing very fast and we are proud to be a local favorite," said Chris Hooker, general manager. "The feedback from the customers has been inspiring and rewarding."
This 4,000 square foot store is located at 5695 Kyle Parkway near Lowe's and Walgreens. There are currently 18 employees. The owners of the location are Don C. Leggitt, Jr. and Trey Leggitt.
At the grand opening, 101X radio station will be there to handout goodies and entertain the crowd. From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. customers will enjoy $1 pulled pork big barbecue sandwiches. Customers will also be given a chance to enter into a drawing where three people will win free barbecue for a year.
"We are ready to greet the community of Kyle and surrounding areas with great barbecue and excellent customer service," said Hooker.
Dickey's Barbecue Pit opened its first location in Dallas in 1941. Dickey's began franchising in 1994 and has grown at an exponential rate. Dickey's will open its 200th location this weekend in Abilene.
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.
Founded in 1941, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants began in Dallas, Texas. More than 70 years later, Dickey's is now the leader of fast-casual barbecue in the country. Beginning with an aggressive growth strategy and proven business model, and since implementing its proprietary five revenue streams for business growth, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants can now be found in 36 states and 195 locations nationwide. For more information on partnering with Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants in any location, call (866) 340-6188 or visit www.dickeys.com. Also visit our corporate Facebook page at www.facebook.com/dickeysbarbecuepit. Dickey's: Passionate about the Art of Great Barbecue.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue