Army Vet Wendy Williams Opening Dickey's in Gulf Breeze

    Industry News | October 5, 2020

    Dickey’s owner operator and Army veteran Wendy Williams is bringing more authentic, Texas-style Dickey’s barbecue to her Gulf Breeze, Florida, community with the development of her second location set to open in Navarre Beach Spring 2021.

    William’s inked the expansion deal with the barbecue franchise on the heels of her original store’s one-year anniversary and has already broken ground on getting her second location up and running.

    In addition to their classic menu offerings, the new Navarre Beach Dickey’s Barbecue Pit location will host a full-service bar and feature rotating specialty cocktails and food specials. The beachside barbecue joint will also boast indoor and outdoor seating and an adjacent arcade area to entertain Dickey’s fans and family.

    “We’re eager to bring more delicious barbecue to Florida residents and travelers looking for a place to have a good time and great food surrounded by friends and family. Our barbecue and view will be hard to beat and we look forward to inviting folks in and cheersing safely together when we celebrate our opening,” says Wendy Williams Gulf Breeze Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Owner Operator.

    “Wendy is a powerhouse Owner Operator for our brand and her partnership since joining our franchise family has been nothing short of outstanding. Wendy’s passion for building relationships in her community is one of many reasons we look forward to the success of her new location,” says Laura Rea Dickey, CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.

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