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South Carolina Family Opens Dickey’s Barbecue Pit In Murrells Inlet

Published: 28 Oct 2016

The new Dickey’s location will offer four weeks of specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for three guests

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(Murrells Inlet, SC) Dickey’s Barbecue Pit will begin serving slow-smoked, Texas-style barbecue at the new Murrells Inlet location this Thursday, October 27. For the next four weeks the new location will feature specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for three lucky guests. 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 Club to receive loyalty points and member-only specials. On Thursdays for the next four weeks the new location will offer a special gift to the first 50 guests in the doors. On Fridays, the new store will offer 50 percent off for first responders, and guests will have the opportunity to donate to Barbecue, Boots and Badges, Dickey’s charitable foundation.


To receive Dickey’s member-only specials, click here.


“The Dickey’s family congratulates Bradley and Nicole Sweeney on opening their new Dickey’s location,” says Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. “Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has been serving authentic, Texas-style barbecue for the past 75 years and we are proud to have the opportunity to share it with the people of South Carolina.”


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 Big Yellow Cup with Dickey’s new reusable travel lid and straw. The first 50 guests in the door for the first four weeks will be given a special gift.


Philanthropy Fridays— “You Give, We Give”, guests who donate to Dickey’s charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges, will receive a gift card as a thank you for their donation. Uniformed first responders also receive 50 percent off their meal.


Singer/Songwriter Saturdays—Enjoy live music from the Brewer Family.


Kids Eat Free All Day Every Sunday—With every $10 dine-in purchase per adult you will get one kids meal for free.


To find the Dickey’s Barbecue Pit nearest you, click here.


Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has been a family business for the past 75 years and Bradley and Nicole Sweeney are proud to be a part of that family tradition. The Sweeneys moved to South Carolina after falling in love with the area while on vacation, and have called it home ever since. After spending years in the restaurant industry, the Sweeneys decided it was time to open their own business and found a home in Dickey’s. “We picked Dickey’s over every other franchise program because of the level of support they offer to the franchisees,” says Nicole Sweeney. “And of course because we love Dickey’s slow-smoked, Texas-style barbecue.”


Residents of Murrells Inlet can find their newest Dickey’s at 11990 Hwy. 17 Bypass South #7 Murrells Inlet, SC 29576. It is located next to the Walmart Market Place. The phone number is 843-357-8200.


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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 or for barbecue franchise opportunities call 866.340.6188.



South Carolina Family Opens Dickey’s Barbecue Pit In Murrells Inlet
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