GARLAND, Texas, Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. expands in north Texas, opening the first location in Garland at 1413 W. Buckingham Road under the direction of local franchisee, Kevin Tran.
"What I love most about Dickey's is that it is award-winning Texas Barbecue and at a price anyone can afford," said Tran. "Garland needs a consistent barbecue option that also provides fast service and quality food."
This is the first location for Garland and the first Dickey's Barbecue franchise opportunity for Tran.
"It's exciting to open the doors to my own restaurant after months of hard work. The Garland community is a perfect fit for the family-friendly environment and I look forward to interacting with the customers on a daily basis," said Tran.
Dickey's holds a 46 percent growth rate with a goal of 200 stores by the year's end and there are currently 175 locations in 36 states.
"We are excited about opening our first location in Garland. Barbecue is a staple in this area and we look forward to growing the Dickey's presence in the community," said Roland Dickey, Jr., President of DBRI.
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.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue