Leonard’s Pit Barbecue looking for new owner

Leonard’s Pit Barbecue looking for new owner
Leonard’s Pit Barbecue looking for new owner (Source: Leonard’s Pit Barbecue Facebook)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A well-known barbecue restaurant in Memphis is planning to sell.

According to a Facebook post, the owner of Leonard’s Pit Barbecue, Dan, has been with the restaurant for more than 50 years.

The news is true that Dan is trying to sell Leonard's. He has been with the restaurant for 50+ years and deserves to...

Posted by Leonard's Pit Barbecue on Thursday, February 25, 2021

The post said they will do all they can to ensure the local buyers want to keep the Leonard’s legacy going.

The restaurant added that they are not closing and will be open 11:00 am to 2:00 pm every day as usual.

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