The location is the brand’s first full drive-thru experience
PLANTATION, Florida., June 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Smokey Bones becomes the first fast-food brand in the United States to add a fully-equipped, fully digital drive-thru lane to its restaurants. The first drive opens at Bowling Green, Ky.restaurant and is available for customers from Wednesday June 22.
While other brands have added designated pickup counters, the Smokey Bones drive-thru will have everything a quick-service restaurant has, meeting the expectations of a traditional drive-thru customer. Complete with digital order boards, digital order confirmation, high-quality sound, a service window for express menu pickup, and parking spots for Smokey Bones favorites that take a little longer, the drive-thru window gives customers another option for ordering and picking up food from Smokey Bones.
“Not only does a drive-thru lane cater to the way people dine today with more take-out orders, it makes it quicker, easier, and easier for customers to enjoy Smokey Bones’ anytime. anywhere’ – our vision for Smokey Bones’ take-out meals,” said the CEO James O’Reilly. “We believe drive-thru is a next-gen initiative for casual dining and has the potential to redefine what ‘fast casual’ truly means.”
In another industry first, Smokey Bones’ virtual brands – The Wing Experience and Burger Experience – will also be offered at the drive-thru and can be picked up at the same counter.
For people in Bowling greenSmokey Bones is giving away free donuts from 8am – 10:00 a.m. Wednesday June 22. This offer is only available through the drive-thru and while supplies last.
“We are committed to Bowling green community and excited to lead this initiative as our premier drive-thru location,” said Hal Lawlor, COO of Smokey Bones. “We are proud of the General Manager, Casey Turner and the leadership team that led the way in preparing staff for the new operational opportunities that come with a drive-thru. Casey and his team are ready and excited to add this convenient option for our valued customers.”
About Smokey Bones
The Masters of Meat Smokey Bones is a full-service restaurant offering great barbecue, award-winning ribs, perfectly seared steaks and lively libations at 62 locations in 16 states. Smokey Bones is a subsidiary of Boca Raton, Florida based at Sun Capital Partners.
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