ANNA, Texas, Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Located at 807 South Highway 75 in Anna, Dickey's Barbecue Pit is proud to announce the grand opening of its new location in the Lone Star state on Friday, August 17 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. At the event, customers will enjoy $1 Pulled Pork Big Barbecue sandwiches and three lucky customers will win free barbecue for a year.
"Dickey's fits Anna," said franchise owner Steve Dellenbaugh. "We are focused on providing the highest quality of slow smoked barbecue in a family friendly environment."
After 17 years of working as a manager for Dickey's Barbecue, Steve Dellenbaugh decided to open his own location in Anna. The location opened in June 2012 and has become a local favorite. Dellenbaugh is originally from Pilot Point. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Hotel and Restaurant from the University of Central Oklahoma.
"Steve has been with us for years and has worked very hard," said Roland Dickey, Jr., president of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. "We're very excited for him and can't wait to see great things from this new location."
There are currently more than 90 Dickey's locations in Texas. With a total of 48 additional locations set to open before the end of the year. Dickey's is open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.
Since 1941, the world's largest barbecue franchise has offered free kids meals every Sunday and affordable family packs designed to bring the whole family together for dinner. Family packs come with a choice of two meats, three medium sides, six rolls and Dickey's famous barbecue sauce.
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 world's largest barbecue chain. Currently, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants is located in 43 states and over 250 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.