Billy Sims BBQ set to open Sept. 7
August 29, 2017 - bbq set
Ada-area residents will shortly have another choice to select from when gratifying their grill cravings.
Billy Sims BBQ is set to open during 10:45 a.m. Sept. 7 during 1510 Hoppe Blvd., in Ada. The grill occupies a plcae before housing Pigskins BBQ, though a building has undergone a scarcely finish renovation. Owner Justin Shaw pronounced he’s spent some-more than $150,000 transforming a building.
“The usually thing we kept was a walk-in cooler and a bathrooms,” Shaw pronounced Thursday by phone. “I’m still looking during landscaping and some other things, so a sum cost of renovations might finish adult between $150,000 and $175,000.”
Shaw pronounced he intends to sinecure 20 hourly employees and 4 managers, all from a Ada area. Bruce Griffin, a former manager of Ada’s Chicken Express, has been hired to helm a operation. Griffin will offer as a restaurant’s ubiquitous manager.
Shaw, who owns another Billy Sims BBQ authorization in Ardmore, pronounced he chose Ada as a place to open his second store since he favourite what he saw function in a city.
“I’ve been looking during Ada for about dual years now — severely looking for a final year,” Shaw said. “The race is a right distance … and there’s some expansion going on there we’re not saying in Ardmore.”
Shaw intends to open some-more restaurants in both Oklahoma and Texas, though he expects a Ada plcae to be a success.
“We’re vehement to come to Ada,” he said.
Billy Sims BBQ will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. 7 days a week, starting Sept. 7.