Dickey's Barbecue Pit
|Cash Investment:||$100,000||Investment Range:||$121,722 - $498,091|
|Franchise Fees:||$15,000||Training & Support:||Yes|
|Franchise Units:||484||Financing Available:||No|
"Slow Smoked. Served Fast."
It's simple: we want to find the right Owner/Operator first. Second, we use our site selection model to find the right location. Then we assist every step of the way in building a great restaurant and setting our operators up for success.
Dickey's has evolved over the years, changing the public's perception of barbecue and taking the category mainstream. The Dickey's restaurant concept is authentic, inviting and well planned. We aim for 1,800 sq. ft. end-cap or free standing locations to maximize the profitability of our stores.
Each new Dickey's Owner/Operator will take advantage of the decades of experience, improvements and upgrades, attention to detail and the high quality standards established and maintained by the Dickey family. The Dickey's franchise program features:
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Dickey's Barbecue PitDickey's Barbecue Pit® Restaurant is a fast-casual barbecue restaurant based on a proven business model.
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Win Free Barbecue for a Year at Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Colorado SpringsJan 28, 2015 - Colorado Springs residents will have a reason to celebrate when Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens on Thursday, January 29 at 11 a.m. The new barbecue joint opens with a three day barbecue bash where three lucky guests receive free barbecue for an entire year.
Owner Trades Pizza for Pork with New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Buena ParkJan 28, 2015 - Richard Foiles spent over 10 years running a successful pizza restaurant. While visiting a nearby Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, Foiles fell in love with the food and the fast casual concept. On Thursday, January 29 at 11 a.m., Foiles opens his first Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Buena Park. The location celebrates with a three day grand opening.
First Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in San Diego Opens with Three Day Grand OpeningJan 14, 2015 - Slow smoked Texas barbecue arrives on Thursday, January 15 when the nation’s largest barbecue chain, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, opens its first location in San Diego.
Man’s Hobby Turns Reality with New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Santa ClaritaJan 13, 2015 - Anthony Pimentel has a passion for barbecue and a desire to own his own business, which attracted him to Dickey’s Barbecue Pit. On Thursday, January 15 at 11 a.m., Pimentel’s dream will come true when he and his business partner, Kenneth Robles, open their first Dickey’s Barbecue in Santa Clarita.
Mr. Dickey Stops by Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Laguna Niguel for Grand OpeningJan 13, 2015 - Dickey’s Barbecue chairman, Roland Dickey will visit California to celebrate the opening of the brand’s newest location in Laguna Niguel.
Stampede Stew Now ‘On the Menu’ at Dickey’s Barbecue PitDec 08, 2014 - Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is giving guests a taste of TNT’s ‘On the Menu’ with new limited edition menu item, Stampede Stew.
Texan Spreads Family Tradition with New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in LawrenceDec 08, 2014 - Sam Kafoure grew up in Dallas where Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has been a family tradition since 1941. He knew Dickey’s Barbecue would be a big hit in his new home.
Retired Army Engineer Joins the Barbecue Business with New Dickey’s Barbecue PitNov 20, 2014 - Timothy Brock spent 20 years serving in the United States Army, but his dream was to run his own restaurant. On Thursday, November 20 at 11 a.m., Brock’s dream comes true.
Veteran Expands Barbecue Business with New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in DaphneNov 18, 2014 - John Lockett retired from the United States Air Force and Mississippi Air National Guard with over 20 years as an air traffic control officer. Lockett found his next career in barbecue with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit.
Nampa Feeds Their Barbecue Cravings with New Dickey’s Barbecue PitNov 18, 2014 - ) Jenny Hughes began he career with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in 2011 as a general manager and brand ambassador. Today, with over 20 years of restaurant experience, Hughes is the district manager to four Dickey’s Barbecue locations in the Treasure Valley area.
Cooking Passion Leads Man to Open New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in HometownNov 18, 2014 - Joe Mamary’s passion for cooking attracted him to Dickey’s Barbecue Pit. On Thursday, November 20 at 11 a.m., Mamary opens the first Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in his hometown of Wilkes-Barre.
Dickey’s Barbecue Arrives in Gillette with Three Day CelebrationNov 14, 2014 - John Thomson’s passion for the Dickey’s Barbecue Pit brand has made him a successful area developer and owner operator for the nation’s largest barbecue chain.
Businessman & Barbecue Lover Opens Dickey’s Barbecue in SpringtownNov 14, 2014 - Abid Masood has quite the resume with experience as a loan officer and licensed realtor, district manager to a chain of convenience stores and most recently running his own convenience store and deli.
Native Texan Fulfills Dream of Owning a Restaurant with New Dickey’s Barbecue PitNov 12, 2014 - On Thursday, November 13 at 11 a.m., Wilson takes his restaurant experience to the big leagues when he opens his first Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Houston.
Butcher Takes on Barbecue with New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in FullertonNov 12, 2014 - Danny DeMarco’s experience at a local butcher shop and a career as a food and beverage director make him the perfect person to run a barbecue joint.
California Couple Set to Open Smokin’ New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in RiversideNov 04, 2014 - Riverside is getting a Texas-style barbecue option on Thursday, November 6 at 11 a.m. when Bill and Rowena Seward open their second Dickey’s Barbecue Pit.
Lewis Center Gets a Taste of Texas with New Dickey’s Barbecue PitNov 04, 2014 - Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, a new family friendly dining option, will open in Lewis Center on Thursday, November 6 at 11 a.m.
Local College Student Opens Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in HermantownOct 29, 2014 - ) Landon Wiser grew up in Minnesota with parents in the franchise business.
Trick or Treating Gets Tastier in Lewis Center with New Dickey’s Barbecue PitOct 28, 2014 - Dickey’s Barbecue Pit arrives just in time for Halloween in Lewis Center when the new family friendly dining option opens on Thursday, October 30 at 11 a.m.
Couple Expands Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Washington with New Location in CovingtonOct 28, 2014 - Gary and Megan Depping got into the barbecue business in 2012 when they opened their first Dickey’s Barbecue Pit location in Auburn.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Rolls into Wichita with a Three Day Barbecue BashOct 28, 2014 - The biggest city in Kansas is getting the Texas-style barbecue they’ve been missing when Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens on Thursday, October 30 at 11 a.m
West Virginia Man Brings a Texas Favorite to His Home State with Dickey’s Barbecue PitOct 28, 2014 - Perry McKinney loves meeting new people and sharing his love of Texas barbecue.
Albuquerque Wins Big with First Dickey’s Barbecue PitOct 28, 2014 - On Thursday October 23 at 11 a.m., Deepak Shah will open the first Dickey’s Barbecue Pit location in Albuquerque with a three day grand opening.
Barbecue Buffs in Haslet Feed Their Cravings with New Dickey’s Barbecue PitOct 28, 2014 - Haslet barbecue fans can cheer when Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens with a three day grand opening on Thursday October 23 at 11 a.m.
Manteca Residents Get a Tasty New Option with Dickey’s Barbecue PitOct 08, 2014 - On Thursday, October 9 at 11 a.m., Manteca will have a new fast casual option -- Dickey’s Barbecue Pit.
Californian Expands Barbecue Business with New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in West SacramentoSep 30, 2014 - On Thursday, October 2 at 11 a.m., West Sacramento gets a little bit of the lone star state when the newest Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens.
Entrepreneur Brings Barbecue to Hometown with New Dickey’s Barbecue PitSep 25, 2014 - Lee Waskom’s résumé includes experience in property development and management, a chain of college book stores and a Smoothie King franchise.
Navy Vet Cooks Up Barbecue in Wyoming’s Capital with First Dickey’s Barbecue PitSep 24, 2014 - While serving in the Navy, Nate Schott heard about Dickey’s Barbecue numerous times from family in Nebraska
Life Gets Sweeter in Sweetwater with New Dickey’s Barbecue PitSep 17, 2014 - Jay and Ratna Devdhara’s love for cooking is what attracted them to opening a Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in their hometown of Snyder.
Catering Sales Are Smokin’ Hot at Dickey’s Barbecue RestaurantsSep 12, 2014 - Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. announced sales from its catering hotline have surpassed the $6.4 million sales mark.
Franchisee Born and Raised in Oregon Brings First Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to PortlandSep 08, 2014 - Todd Saperstein grew up in Gresham and moved to Beaverton over 20 years ago.
Restaurant Leader Takes on Barbecue with New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in FletcherAug 27, 2014 - As the former senior vice president for Huddle House, Mike Wiemers knows about operating restaurants
Franchisee Opens Second Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Location in WisconsinAug 27, 2014 - After working as a corporate trainer, Sherri Povolo always dreamed about owning her own restaurant.
Chances to Win Free Barbecue for a Year at Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in RichardsonAug 15, 2014 - Local franchisee, Mo Afzal has been with the Dickey’s Barbecue Pit family for over ten years and will open his fifth location in the Dallas-Fort Worth on Thursday, August 14.
Mr. Dickey Visits Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Overland Park for Customer EventAug 12, 2014 - Roland Dickey, Sr. barbecue expert and chairman of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is stopping by Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Overland Park on Friday, August 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a Customer Appreciation Event.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Germantown Celebrates Customer Appreciation Event ThursdayJul 28, 2014 - On Thursday, July 31 at 11 a.m., Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Germantown will reopen under new ownership.
America’s Got Talent Contestant Performs at New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in TracyJul 16, 2014 - On Thursday, July 17 at 11 a.m., Veronica and Miguel Ruiz will fulfill their dream of owning their own restaurant when they open Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Tracy.
Roland Dickey Stops by Plymouth for Guest Event that Gives to Flood ReliefJul 13, 2014 - In an effort to help with local flood relief, all Dickey’s Barbecue Pit locations in the Twin Cities area will be donating 5 percent of sales from Friday to Sunday to area flood relief.
Couple Opens First Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in PalmdaleJul 06, 2014 - On Thursday, July 3 at 11 a.m., Palmdale residents will get a new barbecue option when Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens just in time for the Fourth of July
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Brings Slow Smoked Texas Barbecue to BrentwoodJun 12, 2014 - John Clark has always dreamed about being his own boss and on Thursday, June 19 at 11 a.m., Clark’s wish will be granted when he opens his first Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Brentwood.
Couple Opens First Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in LouisvilleJun 10, 2014 - David Robinson, a certified registered nurse anesthetist (CRNA), wanted to open a business he could leave to his children one day. That’s just what he discovered when eating at Dickey’s Barbecue Pit while visiting Nashville.
Dickey’s Barbecue Kicks off National Barbecue Month with 400th LocationMay 13, 2014 - Slow Smoked Texas Barbecue Now Available in 40 States Across the Country
Gettin' Saucy for National Barbecue MonthMay 02, 2014 - May kicks off National Barbecue Month -- Yee Haw!
New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Pinole Kicks Off 3-Day PartyApr 24, 2014 - On Thursday, April 17 at 11:00a.m., the newest Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in California will kick off a three-day grand opening celebration. The first 50 guests at the Pinole location will receive a gift card for up to $50.
DICKEY’S BARBECUE ANNOUNCES “WE’RE HIRING”Aug 29, 2012 - World’s Largest Barbecue Chain Cooks Up National Growth
Grand Forks Welcomes a new Dickey's Barbecue PitJul 23, 2012 - Josh Becker is bringing Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to Grand Forks.
Dickey's Barbecue Pit Coming Soon to WoodvilleJul 23, 2012 - Look out Florida--Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is heading to Woodville, the “bedroom” rural community of Tallahassee.
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