Walk-On’s Makes Its Tennessee Debut in Knoxville
Award-winning restaurant to give away free Walk-On’s for a year and more on Sept. 29
September 23, 2020 // Franchising.com // KNOXVILLE - Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux is set to bring the Taste of Louisiana to Tennessee when it opens in Knoxville on Tuesday, Sept. 29.
Located at 7621 Kingston Pike, Knoxville’s first Walk-On’s will kick off its grand opening celebration with an official ribbon-cutting ceremony hosted by the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce at 10:30 a.m. Guests should consider arriving early because the first 20 customers will receive a limited-edition t-shirt and mini football autographed by New Orleans Saints superstar and Walk-On’s Co-Owner Drew Brees. To add to the excitement, guests can enter a drawing for the chance to win free Walk-On’s for a year! Walk-On’s Knoxville will accept entries during its first full month of business and will announce the winner the week of Oct. 19.
“We are honored and excited to bring Walk-On’s to Tennessee, and we can’t wait to become an integral part of the Knoxville community,” said Jason Gisclair, president of DBMC Restaurants, LLC, a proud Walk-On’s franchisee. “The new restaurant is in a great location, across from West Town Mall, and we are thrilled to be able to add 250 great jobs to the local economy. Our incredible All-American Team will join us in introducing this one-of-a-kind brand to everyone in the area. Walk-On’s signature Cajun cuisine served in a family-friendly atmosphere is unlike anything else in Knoxville, so we know it’s going to be a very welcome addition to the dining and entertainment landscape in the area. We look forward to celebrating with everyone next week.”
Walk-On’s is renowned for its signature Louisiana-inspired menu served up in a family-friendly, game-day atmosphere by an All-American Team. When the new 7,500-square-foot restaurant opens, it will be the first Walk-On’s in Tennessee and 44th system-wide.
Knoxville’s new Walk-On’s will be open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to midnight. For more information about the new restaurant, visit their Facebook page.
The safety and well-being of its guests and team members is and always will be a top priority for Walk-On’s. In addition to adhering to all federal, state and local guidelines, Walk-On’s has implemented enhanced sanitation standards and processes.
At Walk-On’s, each dish is made from scratch, using fresh ingredients to bring its mouthwatering, Cajun cuisine to life. The diverse menu features unique twists on game-day staples and upscale takes on Louisiana mainstays, such as Crawfish Etouffee, Duck & Andouille Gumbo and Krispy Kreme Donut Bread Pudding. For a complete menu, locations and more information, visit Walk-On's website.
Walk-On’s: Game Day With A Taste Of Louisiana.
About Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux
Based in Baton Rouge, Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux was founded in 2003 by Brandon Landry, a former walk-on basketball player at LSU. Leaning on the true spirit of a walk-on and building a winning culture, the brand is rapidly expanding across the United States. Its Louisiana-inspired menu features food and drinks made from scratch daily. Walk-On’s All-American Team serves up a game-day experience in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere that ensures every guest is a winner. For more information, visit the Walk-On’s website.
SOURCE Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux
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