SOUTHFIELD, Mich. - April 26, 2016 // GLOBE NEWSWIRE // -- Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAUC) ("DRH" or the "Company"), the largest franchisee for Buffalo Wild Wings® ("BWW") and creator and operator of Bagger Dave's Burger Tavern® ("Bagger Dave's"), today announced the opening of a Bagger Dave's in West Chester, Ohio on Monday, April 25, 2016. This location will be the 19th Bagger Dave’s location and the second in Ohio.
The new Bagger Dave's restaurant is located at 9421 Civic Centre Blvd. in The Streets of West Chester and is connected to an AMC Theatre. The 4,400-square-foot tavern features table service, an outdoor patio and full bar serving local craft beers, wine, craft bourbons, signature drinks and adult shakes. The patron experience at this location is enhanced by several entertainment amenities and activities including a communal table in the bar area, shuffle board, buzz time trivia and 14 flat screen TVs, two of which are on the patio. Approximately 100 local employees were hired to fill positions at the new restaurant, which seats approximately 175 patrons.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Ansley commented, “The Streets of West Chester is a large retail shopping center with an AMC Theatrethat is directly connected to Bagger Dave’s. This site placement makes it an exceptionally strong location for providing us a steady stream of customers looking to combine the entertainment experience of going to the movies with a high quality, convenient and affordable ultra-casual dining experience.”
Mr. Ansley added, “This restaurant completes our development pipeline of Bagger Dave’s as we turn our focus on this brand to increasing sales of existing locations through our recently introduced new menu and expanded entertainment experience. Importantly, with this location, we look to leverage the initial success of our recently opened Bagger Dave’s in nearby Centerville, Ohio. Patrons there are enjoying our enhanced menu which includes signature prime rib recipe burgers, all natural turkey burgers, hand-cut fries, local craft beers and small batch, real cane sugar sodas, all served in our unique atmosphere that has the feel of a friendly neighborhood tavern and is conveniently located to popular area shopping and entertainment destinations."
Regular restaurant hours at the West Chester location will be Sunday and Monday, 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM, Tuesday through Thursday, 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM, and Friday and Saturday from 11:00 AM to 12:00 AM (midnight). For more information, visit www.baggerdaves.com.
Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. operates 63 BWW franchised restaurants in key markets in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Missouri. The Company also owns and operates 19 Bagger Dave's restaurants in Indiana, Michigan and Ohio. For more information, visit www.baggerdaves.com. The Company routinely posts news and other important information on its website at www.diversifiedrestaurantholdings.com.
The information made available in this news release contains forward-looking statements which reflect DRH's current view of future events, results of operations, cash flows, performance, business prospects and opportunities. Wherever used, the words "anticipate," "believe," "expect," "intend," "plan," "project," "will continue," "will likely result," "may," and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements as such term is defined in the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Any such forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties and the Company's actual growth, results of operations, financial condition, cash flows, performance, business prospects and opportunities could differ materially from historical results or current expectations. Some of these risks include, without limitation, the impact of economic and industry conditions, competition, food and drug safety issues, store expansion and remodeling, labor relations issues, costs of providing employee benefits, regulatory matters, legal and administrative proceedings, information technology, security, severe weather, natural disasters, accounting matters, other risk factors relating to business or industry and other risks detailed from time to time in the Securities and Exchange Commission filings of DRH. Forward-looking statements contained herein speak only as of the date made and, thus, DRH undertakes no obligation to update or publicly announce the revision of any of the forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect new information, future events, developments or changed circumstances or for any other reason.
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