El Paso Native Opens New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in His Hometown
Published: 13 Oct 2016
The new Dickey’s
location will celebrate the grand opening with four weeks of specials and
giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for three lucky guests
406.9pt">(El Paso, TX) Dickey’s Barbecue Pitwill open in El Paso this Thursday with four weeks of
giveaways. Three lucky guests will win free barbecue for a year, available only
at the new location. To enter to win, guests can either use hashtag #1FreeYearofBBQ on any social media
page, order online or sign up for the Big
Yellow Cup Clubto receive loyalty points
and members-only specials. The new Dickey’s location will also offer a special
treat to the first 50 guests in the door on Thursdays for the next four weeks.
On Fridays, the new store will offer 50 percent off meals for uniformed
responders, and guests will have the opportunity to donate to Dickey’s
charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots
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The month of October is Dickey’s 75-year anniversary, complete with
smokin’ good deals! You can find more about these amazing deals and member-only
“The Dickey family congratulates Owner/Operator Hugo Gonzalez on
opening his first of many Dickey’s locations,” says Roland Dickey Jr., CEO of
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Restaurants Inc. “We are expanding rapidly nationwide,
and are always pleased to open a new store in our home state.”
Doors open this Thursday and guests can enjoy the grand opening events
over the next four weeks:
Thirsty Thursdays—All guests will
receive a free limited edition Anniversary Cup with Dickey’s new reusable
travel lid and straw. The first 50 guests will receive a special treat.
Philanthropy Fridays— “You Give, We
Give”, guests who donate to Dickey’s charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges, will
receive a gift card. Uniformed first responders also receive 50 percent off
Singer/Songwriter Saturdays—Enjoy live
music from a local musician.
Kids Eat Free All Day Every Sunday with
a $10 dine-in purchase per adult.
raised in El Paso, Gonzalez is not new to the delicious food that Texas has to
offer. After spending years in the trucking business with his father, he
decided it was time to open his own restaurant and bring authentic, slow-smoked
Texas-style barbecue to the great people of El Paso. The El Paso location will
be the first of many other locations to come that are opened by Gonzalez. “I'm excited to open this Dickey’s
location because I want to bring an authentic style of barbecue and restaurant
to El Paso,” says Hugo Gonzalez.
Residents of El Paso can find
their newest Dickey’s at 1513 N. Zaragoza Rd. Suite C El Paso, TX 79936. The
phone number is 915-201-2577.
About Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the nation’s largest barbecue chain was founded in 1941 by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow-smoked barbecue. Today, all meats are still slow smoked on-site in each restaurant living up to the company tagline, “We Speak Barbecue.” The Dallas-based family-run barbecue franchise offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides, tangy barbecue sauce and free kids’ meals every Sunday. The fast-casual concept has expanded to more than 560 locations in 43 states. This year Dickey’s won first place on Fast Casual’s “Top 100 Movers and Shakers” and ranked in the top ten of Franchise Times’ “Fast and Serious” Dickey’s Barbecue Pit was recognized for the third year by Nation’s Restaurant News as a “Top 10 Growth Chain” and by Technomic as the “Fastest-growing restaurant chain in the country.” For more information, visit www.dickeys.com or for barbecue franchise opportunities call 866.340.6188.