Dickey's Barbecue Pit Expands in Austin Area

New Dickey's Franchisee Signs On To Open Location In Round Rock

Mar 07, 2011, 19:18 ET from Dickey's Barbecue

ROUND ROCK, Texas, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dallas-based Dickey's Barbecue, the largest quick-serve barbecue chain in the country, announces their expansion in the Austin area this week as they make plans to open a location in Round Rock.

The opening is projected for later this year.

Dickey's is growing at rapid rate -- with 142 locations in 33 states the company has enjoyed a 35% growth rate over the past 2 years, according to company officials.

Dickey's only began franchising in 1994.

The first Dickey's Barbecue opened in 1941 in Dallas, TX.

The original Dallas location is still open for business and Dickey's Barbecue is still owned and operated by the Dickey Family.

Committed to exceptional quality at an affordable price, Dickey's still slow smokes all of their signature meats overnight in every restaurant.

For more information about Dickey's, visit www.dickeys.com.

For Dickey's franchising information call 866-340-6188.

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