Smokey Bones is getting up for openings in the suburbs of Indianapolis and Detroit

Smokey Bones opening two new restaurants in Greater Indianapolis, Detroit markets

New locations will emphasize off-premises biz, ‘Masters of Meat’ messaging

Smokey Bones is gearing up for openings in the suburbs of Indianapolis and Detroit. These restaurants in Avon, Ind. and Utica, Mich. will feature new concept prototype stores, with an emphasis on off-premises business and virtual restaurants, The Wing Experience and Burger Experience. The Indianapolis restaurant in Avon will open in the Avon Commons Shopping Center.

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New Smokey Bones CEO gets to work on improvement, growth initiatives

Smokey Bones starts new path with new chief executive officer

James O’Reilly plans to build best-in-class chain

Smokey Bones Bar and Fire Grill is on a path to improving operations, investing in new technology and expanding the chain. At least, those are the plans for the 61-unit chain, according to James O’Reilly, the new Smokey Bones CEO. As Sun Capital partners looks to grow the chain, it picked O’Reilly based on his deep experience in leadership and building brand value.

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