BJ's Restaurants, Inc. announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Denton, Texas, on Monday, September 8, 2014. The new BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse is located on a free standing pad at the intersection of Wind River Lane and I-35. The restaurant is approximately 7,400 square feet, seats approximately 225 guests and features BJ's extensive menu, including BJ's signature deep-dish pizza, award-winning handcrafted beer and famous Pizookie(R) dessert. BJ's unique, contemporary decor provides the perfect environment for all dining occasions. Quality, flavor, value, moderate prices and sincere service define BJ's pursuit of amazing for one and all. Hours of operation are from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight Sunday through Thursday, and 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday.
"We are pleased to open our newest BJ's restaurant in Denton, Texas," commented Greg Trojan, President and CEO. "The new Denton restaurant, which is part of the Dallas-Fort Worth trade area, is our 31st restaurant in the state of Texas. To date, we have opened 7 new restaurants and expect to open 4 more restaurants during fiscal 2014 and thereby achieve our target to increase our operating weeks by at least 10% this year. Our next restaurant is scheduled to open in late September in the Austin, Texas market."
BJ's Restaurants, Inc. currently owns and operates 152 casual dining restaurants under the BJ's Restaurant & Brewery(R), BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse(R), BJ's Pizza & Grill(R) and BJ's Grill(R) brand names. BJ's Restaurants offer an innovative and broad menu featuring award-winning, signature deep-dish pizza complemented with generously portioned salads, appetizers, sandwiches, soups, pastas, entrees and desserts, including the Pizookie(R) dessert. The Company operates several microbrewery restaurants in addition to using independent third party brewers to produce and distribute BJ's critically acclaimed craft beers. The Company's restaurants are located in California (63), Texas (31), Florida (18), Arizona (6), Colorado (5), Nevada (5), Ohio (4), Washington (4), Oklahoma (3), Oregon (3), Kentucky (2), Virginia (2), Arkansas (1), Indiana (1), Kansas (1), Louisiana (1), Maryland (1) and New Mexico (1).