ANNA, Texas, June 19, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- After 17 years of working as a manager for Dickey's Barbecue, Steve Dellenbaugh is ready to open his own location in Anna. The new location is opening this Thursday, June 21 and in honor of this special day Dickey's will be giving the first 100 customers a free pulled pork big barbecue sandwich.
"We're so excited for Steve and can't wait to see great things from this new location," said Roland Dickey, Jr., president of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
Dellenbaugh is originally from Pilot Point. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Hotel and Restaurant from the University of Central Oklahoma.
"I am excited about running my own store after 17 years of running Dickey's for others," said Dellenbaugh. "The Anna community has been incredible and I can't wait to take care of them."
The new location in Anna is located at 807 South Highway 75. Call 214-935-1711 to place your next catering order. Dickey's is open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. According to Dellenbaugh, he hopes to open at least four more Dickey's locations.
Since 1941, the world's largest barbecue franchise has offered free kids meals every Sunday and affordable family packs designed to bring the whole family together for dinner. Family packs come with a choice of two meats, three medium sides, six rolls and Dickey's famous barbecue sauce.
Founded in 1941, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants began in Dallas, Texas. More than 70 years later, Dickey's is now the world's largest barbecue chain. Currently, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants is located in 44 states and over 230 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