ZACHARY, LA (WAFB) - The "#1 Sports Bar in North American" expanded its business, adding a brand new location in Zachary. A groundbreaking ceremony and reception was held June 7 at 4200 Liberty Way.
Shane Morrison, the local franchise owner, says he's excited about the new restaurant. He says, "Walk-On's is such an exciting, emerging brand, and I can't wait to bring it to Zachary."
The new location is schedule to open in February of 2017. The restaurant will have lots of great features, including more than 70 HD flat screens, nearly 50 beers on draft, custom pour-your-own draft beer tables, VIP room, banquet areas to host private parties, a beer garden, and an outdoor patio.
Including the new Zachary facility, Walk-On's now has eight locations, with two in Baton Rouge, and one each in New Orleans, Lafayette, Houma, Shreveport, Lake Charles, and Denham Springs. More restaurants are in the works in locations such as Covington and Alexandria, as well as several locations in Texas. The company also hopes to expand to other regions in the south.
Saints quarterback, Drew Brees, and his wife, Brittany, are co-owners of Walk-On's. Brees says Walk-On's is "a great place to bring my family, teammates, and business colleagues."