Minneapolis — Famous Dave's of America, Inc. opened its first Canadian restaurant on July 16 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The new opening aligns with the company's strategic goal of expanding the Famous Dave's North American footprint to 400-500 restaurants.
The new 200-seat Winnipeg location is conveniently located a few blocks from Kildonan Place Shopping Centre.
"We are pleased to introduce Famous Dave's into Canada," says Allan C. McLeod, president and CEO, Tribal Council's Investment Group of Manitoba Ltd., and franchise owner of the new Winnipeg location.
"This restaurant represents a significant growth opportunity for Famous Dave's as we expand our North American footprint into Canada," says Christopher O'Donnell, president and CEO of Famous Dave's of America. "We look forward to working with Allan and his team as we build awareness of our brand in Winnipeg and the surrounding community."
Famous Dave's of America, Inc. owns 53 locations and franchises 133 additional units in 35 states. For more information, visit www.famousdaves.com.
SOURCE: Famous Dave's of America, Inc.