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Visit Chaps Frederick For Restaurant Week

Looking for a great deal and great food during Frederick, MD Restaurant Week? Chaps has got you covered. Visit our Frederick, MD location anytime during Frederick Restaurant Week to get access to our special Restaurant Week Menu. Event: Frederick Restaurant Week Dates: Monday, March 4 – Sunday, March 10, 2019 Location: Chaps Frederick, MD Menu: […]

5 Reasons Why Chaps May Be One of America’s Best BBQ Franchise Opportunities

If you love BBQ and have always dreamed about opening up your own BBQ restaurant, then now is the perfect time to make your dreams come true. Chaps Pit Beef, whose Baltimore pit beef sandwich has drawn the attention of Food Network and Travel Channel food experts, is looking to open new franchise locations in […]

5 Reasons Why BBQ Chains Are Better Than the Rest

Many entrepreneurs are choosing to go the franchise route of running their own business because there is a built-in support structure and generally it is more affordable then striking out totally on your own. There are so many different types of franchises out there though that the challenge becomes which type of franchise to buy […]

How Passion Turned Chaps Pit Beef into a Rapidly Growing BBQ Franchise

To truly be successful at anything, you need to have a passion for what you are doing. Whether it is being a parent, a career, or volunteer service for an important cause, you devote yourself to it because you believe in what you are doing. Passion is what turned Chaps Pit Beef into a rapidly […]

The History of How Chaps Pit Beef Grew Into a Rapidly Growing BBQ Franchises

Chaps Pit Beef’s unique grilling technique and special seasoning has garnered the BBQ franchise a lot of attention over the years allowing it to rapidly grow into the successful BBQ franchise that it is today. Donna Creager and her husband Bob started Chaps Pit Beef in 1987 and today its brand is recognized around the […]

Eat at Chaps & Support the Maryland Food Bank

For a limited time, buy a TripleD or Richwich sandwich as any partcipating Chaps Pit Beef location and Chaps will donate a portion of the proceeds to the Maryland Food Bank. Ends January 31, 2019. Visit us today!

Best Franchises to Own in 2019

If 2019 is the year you have resolved to get into the franchise business, probably the hardest decision is picking the best franchise to own. There are a lot of factors that go into making a franchise successful. Here are some things to consider. Unfortunately, cost will always be a big factor. Ask how much […]

Entrepreneur’s Guide on How to Open a BBQ Restaurant

BBQ is hot right now with the success of places like Chaps Pit Beef so it is perfect time to open your own BBQ restaurant. Keep in mind though there is a lot that goes into making your restaurant successful. Besides hard work and dedication, you need to do a lot of preparation to ensure […]

Chaps Rated The Top 10 Tastebuds in 2018 by The Frederick News-Post

“I’ve had a sentimental attachment to Chaps since I was first taken to the original location in Baltimore. So, it’s nice to have an outpost in Frederick, even if the new store doesn’t have quite the same dingy appeal. The smoky pit beef is still the same — sliced thin and served with an assorted […]