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Bentonville Bites into Great Taste & Character

2017-03-05T17:37:30+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Events, Featured, Franchise, News, Opening|

Big Whiskey’s opens New Restaurant location in Northwest Arkansas Springfield, MO – Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® will open its newest restaurant franchise location in Bentonville, AR on Friday, March 10. Shane Miller of Bentonville, owner of the new restaurant location, is the parent company’s first franchisee and has been working on the new outlet for over a year. “We’re finally ready to introduce Northwest Arkansas to the great food, drinks and atmosphere that’s made Big Whiskey’s a legend in southwest Missouri,” Miller said.  The new restaurant & bar anchors the retail center at 214 SE Walton Boulevard across [...]

Big Whiskey’s to Open New Restaurant location in Republic

2017-02-13T14:15:17+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Featured, News, Opening|

REPUBLIC, MO.—Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® brings its legendary character and great food to Republic, MO. The restaurant franchise continues to expand with the purchase of a new location, turning a former Ruby Tuesday into a new Big Whiskey’s restaurant and bar. Paul Sundy, co-founder of Big Whiskey’s, announced, “We are excited to be part of the Republic community. Finally, our guests who live and work there will have a Big Whiskey’s of their own.” Offering friendly service and a wide variety of award-winning food, Big Whiskey’s has something for everyone; including exceptional flavors for every bar connoisseur. Now serving over [...]

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 [...]

‘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 [...]

SGF Chain Plans Major Expansion

2016-10-17T12:28:26+00:00 July 9th, 2015|Franchise, Opening|

Big Whiskey's is about to go national. A month ago, the Big Whiskey's American Bar & Grill brand expanded to Branson Landing, its fifth Ozarks location. But now, the ownership quintet declares that the region and the rest of the country is a potential home for up to 100 Big Whiskey's franchises. "We are hiring for all positions and for managers," co-owner Paul Sundy said. "We are kind of in the middle of our expansion plans over the next year to seven years. Our goal is to really blow this thing wide open." The plan? •To open a restaurant in [...]