Dickey’s Barbecue Pit offering limited-time items at Lewisville, Flower Mound locations for chain's 80th anniversary

Dickey's Barbecue Pit is celebrating its 80th anniversary in 2021. (Courtesy Dickey's Barbecue Pit)

Dickey's Barbecue Pit is celebrating its 80th anniversary in 2021. (Courtesy Dickey's Barbecue Pit)

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is celebrating its 80th anniversary this year. The restaurant has a Lewisville location at 1511 FM 407 and a Flower Mound location at 3320 Long Prairie Road.

To celebrate its anniversary, Dickey’s released a limited-edition Clear Big Yellow Cup from its anniversary series that will be available to purchase until Sept. 30. Some of the proceeds from the cup sales will support The Dickey Foundation, which provides safety equipment and support for first responders.

"We are so excited to continue the celebration of this amazing accomplishment,” said Laura Rea Dickey, CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants Inc., in a statement. “We are blessed and honored to be able to say we’ve served our barbecue lovers for 80 years. We look forward to continuing to give back to everyone who has gotten us this far, and to serving 'Legit. Texas. Barbecue.™' for another 80 years!”

Known for its barbecue wings, ribs and brisket, Dickey's is offering limited-time menu items such as its Sweet & Smoky Pit-Smoked Wings, Dr Pepper Barbecue Sauce and its brisket chili. 972-317-3400 (Lewisville location). 972-691-0197 (Flower Mound location). www.dickeys.com

By William C. Wadsack

Senior Reporter, Plano/Richardson

William joined Community Impact Newspaper in December 2019. He previously served as managing editor of several daily and weekly publications in North Texas and his native state of Louisiana.


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