News

1 Million in 1 Year

2016-10-17T12:20:07+00:00 May 20th, 2016|News|

May 19th we celebrated a HUGE milestone in our company. From May 1st, 2015 - May 1st, 2016, we have served over 1 million guests! We decided to throw a party for our guests who have helped us reach that goal. We featured an appetizer buffet as well as FREE Buffalo Chicken Dip ALL DAY! It was a great success and we couldn't have done it without all of our loyal BW Family and Friends. Thank you for helping us get to where we are today.

Big Whiskey’s Supports Ambassadors for Children

2016-10-17T12:21:03+00:00 May 10th, 2016|News|

For the last 3 years Big Whiskey's has partnered with Ambassadors for Children to support local foster families in an effort to end child abuse in our community. Ambassadors for Children serves children in the foster system for Greene, Christian, and Taney Counties. All 5 Big Whiskey's locations will be raising money during the month of May for this amazing cause. Please be a part of a great cause by either donating at Big Whiskey's or by clicking HERE to donate online. Every dollar helps!

Big Whiskey’s Signs Franchisee for Kansas City

2016-10-17T12:21:47+00:00 April 26th, 2016|Featured, Franchise, News, Opening|

Big Whiskey’s Franchising has announced the signing of its newest franchisee in Kansas City.  H2B Restaurants recently secured the rights to open the first Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar franchise in the Kansas City, Missouri, metro area. H2B, a Missouri-based restaurant group owned by Ed House, Ryan Bohl, and J.D. House, had been considering the venture for some time.  “We’ve followed the growth of Big Whiskey’s for years and we’re excited to now be part of that expansion,” says Ed House, H2B’s managing partner.  “When we learned the Kansas City franchise was available, we knew it would be the [...]

BW Plans Kansas City Expansion

2016-12-20T18:53:49+00:00 February 19th, 2016|Franchise, News|

Springfield, Mo.’s Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar is coming to Kansas City. Big Whiskey’s plans eight or nine locations, including three corporate-owned operations to “seed the market.” Three locations are expected to open in the next two years and it is looking at locations that are around 5,500-to-6,500 square feet. Menu items include Buffalo chicken dip, smothered steak (USDA choice center cut, seasoned sirloin with grilled onions, mushrooms and melted mozzarella cheese), lemon pepper chicken, jerk chops, fish tacos, pan-seared tilapia, chicken ranch Alfredo pasta, and barbecue pork chops. It also offers classic cocktails and frozen cocktails, wine and [...]

‘The Best Wings Ever’ Coming to Bentonville

2016-12-20T18:53:50+00:00 February 12th, 2016|Franchise, News, Opening|

A new restaurant-slash-bar is making its way to Bentonville, and according to sources, it’s bringing “the best wings ever” with it. The eatery is Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar, a Springfield, Missouri,-based franchise that boasts a casual neighborhood restaurant/bar vibe. Shane Miller, a Springfield native who moved to Bentonville in 2008 to work for Wal-Mart Stores Inc., is the local franchisee who will open the company’s first Arkansas location. Miller expects the restaurant to open in Bentonville this fall. A preliminary site plan shows the building being built along Southeast Walton Boulevard across the street from the Four Points [...]

Big Whiskey’s adds new franchise, bottles own BBQ sauce

2016-12-20T18:53:50+00:00 February 10th, 2016|Franchise, News, Opening|

Springfield-based Big Whiskey's American Restaurant & Bar will expand into Bentonville, Arkansas with a new franchise store, the company announced Monday. "If everything goes right, we’re looking at (opening) September of this year," said Paul Sundy, chief operating officer. The Bentonville franchisee is Shane Miller, a business owner with a background in real estate. Big Whiskey's opened in 2006 with a location at 311 Park Central East. In the 10 years since, the company has opened four additional locations, in south Springfield, east Springfield, Ozark — and, in May 2015, Branson. The Bentonville franchise store would be the fifth. The [...]

Big Whiskey’s Coming to Bentonville, Arkansas

2016-12-20T18:53:50+00:00 February 10th, 2016|News|

Springfield, MO. February 2nd, 2016 – Big Whiskey’s Franchising is excited to add Bentonville, AR, businessman Shane Miller to the Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar family. Along with his wife, Candice, and 8 month old daughter, Olson, Mr. Miller has lived and worked in Bentonville since 2008. With a strong background in real estate and franchise restaurant development, he is the perfect person to open the company’s first Arkansas location. “I’ve been a fan of Big Whiskey’s ever since the first location opened and have known for a long time that we needed one in Bentonville. I’m excited that [...]

Kids Eat FREE Tuesdays

2016-12-20T18:53:50+00:00 December 14th, 2015|News|

Start a Tuesday tradition at Big Whiskey's with "Kids Eat Free Tuesdays!" Available at all BW locations — Downtown, Republic Rd., Battlefield Rd., Ozark & Branson