PETAL, Miss., Dec. 22, 2011 // PRNewswire // -- Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Petal is now open and ready to begin serving delicious barbecue.
"This new Dickey's will offer a great place to eat with your family and create new job opportunities for the community in Petal," said local franchise owner Brent Lambert.
This 2,700 square foot restaurant is located at 1225 Highway 42. The store hours are from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. Lambert owns another Dickey's in Laurel.
Lambert has been in the restaurant industry for 20 years. Lambert and his wife have always wanted to own a barbecue restaurant.
Dickey's Barbecue Pit opened in 1941 in Dallas, Texas and began franchising in 1994. This year Dickey's has grown from 137 stores to 203 and can be found in 36 states nationwide.
Dickey's Barbecue offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides and tangy barbecue sauce. 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 203 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 Pit