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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Headed to Africa

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Headed to Africa

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is bringing authentic, Texas-style barbecue to Egypt with a planned opening in Cairo in late spring/early summer next year. The world’s largest barbecue franchise signed with the Swinder Group to introduce Dickey’s slow-roasted meats and savory sides to Africa for the first time. “Since my family opened […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Sells Record Number of Turkeys this Holiday Season

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Sells Record Number of Turkeys this Holiday Season

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit sells more than 100,000 pounds of turkey so far this holiday season across their 500 U.S. locations. The 79-year-old barbecue concept calculated this past weekend alone, that guests looking for last minute holiday solutions picked-up over 25,000 pounds of turkey for the upcoming holiday. “The holidays are […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Lands at DFW Airport with a Full Bar

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Lands at DFW Airport with a Full Bar

Just in time for the holiday travel rush, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens in Terminal C at DFW Airport this week on Wednesday, November 20. The new location in Terminal C across from Gate 6 features a full bar and is open daily from 5 am until the last flight departure […]

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Former Pilot Plans to Bring Dickey's Barbecue Pit to Snohomish, WA

Former Pilot Plans to Bring Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to Snohomish, WA

Former airlines captain Steve Barton recently inked a deal with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to bring Dickey’s southern comfort barbecue to Snohomish, Washington. After serving as a pilot for Gulf Stream Airlines, Boeing and most recently Frontier Airlines for over 20 years, Barton decided to turn his attention toward what he […]

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Former Marine Launches Successful Career as Dickey's Barbecue Pit Owner

Former Marine Launches Successful Career as Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Owner

Robert Dunning spent 21 years serving his country in the United States Marine Corp. before turning his attention to serve the New Orleans community slow-smoked, Texas-style barbecue.  Before switching his focus to authentic, Texas-style barbecue, Robert spent over two decades as a U.S. Marine. During his service, he was stationed […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Honors Those Who Served With Free Barbecue This Veterans Day

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Honors Those Who Served With Free Barbecue This Veterans Day

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is giving back to those who serve us this Veterans Day with a smokin’ good deal! On Monday, November 11 Dickey’s will salute our veterans with a free classic sandwich and a side at participating Dickey’s locations. Guests can stop by in-store with their military ID or […]

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Local Entrepreneur Brings Dickey's Texas-Style Barbecue to Vallejo, California

Local Entrepreneur Brings Dickey’s Texas-Style Barbecue to Vallejo, California

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is the newest barbecue joint set to open in Vallejo tomorrow November 6th and will feature a variety of grand opening specials and giveaways including free barbecue for a year for one lucky guest. The new location is owned and operated by local entrepreneur Chima Amajioyi who […]

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Lucille's Smokehouse Bar-B-Que Celebrates 20th Anniversary with New Keepsake Beer and Tumbler Glasses, Merchandise, and Scratchers

Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que Celebrates 20th Anniversary with New Keepsake Beer and Tumbler Glasses, Merchandise, and Scratchers

From the End of October till December, Lucille’s Celebrations will also Include the Commemoration of November Military Appreciation Month Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que is celebrating 20 years of serving authentic, award-winning, lip smacking, fall-off-the-bone southern Bar-B-Que. All 24 locations throughout California, Arizona and Nevada will have special discount offers, merchandise, and […]

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Soulman's Bar-B-Que Offers Black Friday Catering to Help Employers Soothe the Soul

Soulman’s Bar-B-Que Offers Black Friday Catering to Help Employers Soothe the Soul

Black Friday is right around the corner, which means shoppers will soon be making a mad dash to their favorite stores to stock up on the best steals and deals of the holiday shopping season. For retail employees, Black Friday can be extremely stressful, but you can help alleviate the […]

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Dickey's New VP of IT Teams Up With Franchisees to Revamp Tech Strategy

Dickey’s New VP of IT Teams Up With Franchisees to Revamp Tech Strategy

As the world’s largest barbecue brand enters its 79th year, Dickey’s New Vice President of Information Technology Carissa De Santis is embarking on a new technology roadmap with the help of a core group of franchisees. Franchise representatives on Dickey’s technology advisory committee, five diverse owner operators from across the […]

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Deck the Halls with Texas-Style Bar-B-Que this Holiday Season

Deck the Halls with Texas-Style Bar-B-Que this Holiday Season

Soulman’s Bar-B-Que offers Savory Gift Card Savings and Catering Options This holiday season, Soulman’s Bar-B-Que invites North Texans to treat themselves to hassle-free holiday celebrations with home-cooked southern meals prepared by America’s Top Bar-B-Que Chain. Spend quality time with friends and family outside of the kitchen, while Soulman’s serves up […]

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Seasoned Dickey's Owner Reflects on the Past, Looks to the Future

Seasoned Dickey’s Owner Reflects on the Past, Looks to the Future

Next fall, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Owner Tom Eggerud will celebrate his 10-year anniversary with the iconic barbecue brand. Out of Dickey’s 500+ franchised locations, Tom’s store in Eagan, Minnesota is consistently ranked in the Top 10 for sales. Tom credits his success to his passion for great barbecue and customer […]

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Famous Dave's Announces New Prototype Restaurant in Uptown, Minneapolis

Famous Dave’s Announces New Prototype Restaurant in Uptown, Minneapolis

America’s favorite BBQ restaurant franchise will reopen its former Uptown location in Q4 2019, featuring a smaller real estate footprint and a focus on delivery and catering Famous Dave’s has announced the relocation of its Uptown, Minneapolis store, which will open in Q4, 2019. The location, opening at 800 W. […]

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Renowned Cardiologist Declares Barbecue Good for the Heart

Renowned Cardiologist Declares Barbecue Good for the Heart

National expert in nutritional diet and cholesterol, Dr. Rohit Arora, recently inked a deal to develop seven Dickey’s Barbecue Pit locations, five of which are slated to open in the United States’ largest airports. After 30 years of working in medicine and pioneering a devise for the cardiovascular field called […]

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