National Family-Friendly Sports Restaurant
Walk-Ons Sports Bistreaux
Investment Date: October, 2020
Walk-On’s is a leading family-friendly sports restaurant serving exceptional food with a Louisiana flare. The brand attracts a wide range of guests and has become the ‘go-to’ destination for sporting events, family celebrations and date nights. Walk-On’s was co-founded in Baton Rouge, LA in 2003 by Brandon Landry, a former basketball player at Louisiana State University. It has since expanded rapidly across the United States and currently has over 100 locations open or in development across 12 states. The brand has earned many accolades, including the #1 spot in Entrepreneur’s list of 2020 Top New Franchises, named Entrepreneur’s #1 Best Sports Bar Franchise 2021, and among National Restaurant News’ Top 25 Fastest Growing Restaurant Chains in America.
Locations in 9 states,
more to come
System average 2021 gross revenue
Walk-On’s opening in 2022,15 opened in 2021
Brandy Landry, Co-Founder
Brandy Landry and Jack Warner co-founded Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux in 2003. Under Brandon Landry’s leadership as CEO, the brand has expanded outside Louisiana, and now has over 60 locations across twelve states, with more in development. In 2020, Brandon brought in 10 Point Capital as minority partners to help accelerate growth and bring Walk-On’s to more guests. Brandon remains active in driving the expansion of Walk-On’s as Board Member and CEO.