Shane’s Rib Shack opens in Douglasville

PHOTO: Shane’s Rib Shack of Douglasville opened their doors for business for the first time Monday morning at 11am. Stop by to see local owner Ben Eidson and tell him you heard about them from Chapel Hill News & Views. Ben is featured in this photo with the Douglasville Shane’s first ever customers Brannon Harris and Ali Noel of Dependable Services.

Shane’s Rib Shack located at 2750 Chapel Hill Rd. in Douglasville opened its doors for business for the first time on Monday, September 24th.  This new Shane’s franchise location is locally owned and operated by Villa Rica native Ben Eidson. This is the third restaurant operated by Mr. Eidson. He is also the operator of the Shane’s Rib Shack locations in Newnan and Peachtree City.  Operator Ben Eidson stated “I’ve spent most of my life in the Douglasville area and I am very excited to have the opportunity to open the Douglasville location in my own backyard.”  He went on to say “I look forward to serving delicious BBQ, ribs, chicken, and home-style sides in a family-friendly atmosphere to the people of Douglasville and surrounding communities.”

Shane’s Rib Shack was founded in 2002, in rural McDonough, Georgia by Shane Thompson.  It is now recognized as one of the nation’s fastest growing fast-casual restaurants. It all started when Shane left behind a comfortable corporate job and started a new restaurant with his grandfather’s secret BBQ sauce recipe and a desire to feed people the food he loved in a whole new way. Earlier this year, the original Shane’s Rib Shack celebrated it’s 10th anniversary of serving it’s delicious barbeque. Shane’s Rib Shack is also well known for the ability to cater almost any size event with a customized menu based on the customer’s needs.  The local number to call is 770-947-4105.

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