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February 23, 2017 - bbq set
For dual years, Billy Sims Barbecue searched for a mark in Hays to place a restaurant.
With a construction of Tebo Village, north of Interstate 70 on a corner of a city limits, a Tulsa, Okla.-based investiture finally found a place. The grill concluded to terms with Tebo Properties in October.
Stephen Tebo, Tebo Properties owners and developer of Tebo Village, had gotten in hold with a Billy Sims domicile about a probability of relocating into a new selling center. The genuine estate and growth association is located in Boulder, Colo.
“We’ve looked during Hays as a good marketplace for a final integrate years,” pronounced franchisee owners Dave Dunn. “(Tebo) got ahold of a corporate office. They sent me a information he sent, and we was unequivocally tender with a comforts that he is building there. we took a outing (to Hays), and we consider we have a good spot.
“All along, it wasn’t a matter if we were going to Hays. It was, where in Hays were we going to go.”
Billy Sims is one of 5 commitments famous during this time that will pierce into Tebo Village. Pasta Jay’s — another grill — already is open in a complex.
Tebo pronounced a encampment could finish adult with 12 to 15 tenants in a complex.
Dunn is awaiting to have a grand opening nearby May 1.
“We feel that north of a widespread is sappy to a indicate of simply being means to accommodate and support these forms of businesses,” Tebo said.
A grill that smokes 9 meats in-house, Billy Sims is obvious for favorites such as ribs and prohibited links. The association was started by a namesake, Billy Sims, and his business partner, Jeff Jackson, in 2004.
Sims was a Heisman Trophy winning using behind during a University of Oklahoma in 1978. The Heisman is given any year to a best actor in college football. Sims played for a Detroit Lions in a early 1980s.
Dunn, who has been with Billy Sims Barbecue for 8 years, has restaurants in Andover — a initial one he non-stop in Kansas in 2014 — Arkansas City, Dodge City and Newton. Next weekend, a authorization owners will open a Emporia location.
Hays will be a seventh opening in Kansas after a Overland Park grill in early April. He skeleton to have a Billy Sims opening in Denver in early May.
The grill sequence is located in 5 states.
“We’re vehement to open (in Hays),” Dunn said. “It’s been a two-year process. We’re chomping during a bit to get a store there. we consider everybody will adore it. Hays will be a good marketplace for us.
“I consider Hays is substantially underneath served in a grill world.”