CONCORD, Calif., Nov. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dickey's Barbecue Pit brings the heat to Concord. After your Black Friday shopping you're going to need to refuel so why not come to Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Concord and grab a bite to eat. Local franchise owners, Damon Owens and his wife Shantel open the doors to their Dickey's Barbecue Pit for the first time today.
"We are very excited to be opening our doors," said Owens. "We are ready to begin serving great tasting barbecue to the community."
The Owens' are active members of the Chamber of Commerce and have become a big part of the Concord community. Their store is located at 5434 Ygnacio Valley Rd.
"Damon and Shantel are very enthusiastic about their new venture in Concord," said Roland Dickey, Jr., president of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants Inc. "And I am certain that they will be a huge success."
Dickey's Barbecue Pit opened its first location in Dallas in 1941. Dickey's began franchising in 1994 and has grown at an exponential rate. By the end of 2011, Dickey's is said to have 200 stores.
Dickey's Barbecue offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides and tangy barbecue sauce. All meats are slow smoked on site in each restaurant. For more information, including a full menu, other restaurant locations and franchising opportunities, please visit www.dickeys.com.
About Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants
Founded in 1941, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants began in Dallas, Texas. More than 70 years later, Dickey's is now the leader of fast-casual barbecue in the country. Beginning with an aggressive growth strategy and proven business model, and since implementing its proprietary five revenue streams for business growth, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants can now be found in 35 states and 190 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.
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