FINDLAY — Beer Barrel Pizza and Grill is coming to Findlay.
The Lima restaurant chain is breaking ground this morning at 900 Interstate Drive and company officials expect to open the doors in March.
The nearly 10,000-square-foot facility will have a lodge feel and feature the company’s signature large rock fireplace, outdoor dining patio, three large-screen high-definition projection screens and full service drive-thru carryout. The restuarant will have a hickory wood bar with antique lighting accents. Patrons may choose from 20 draught beers on tap that change seasonally, along with traditional cocktails, wine and liquor.
The menu, (http://beerbarrelpizza.com) will feature three styles of pizza: original Beer Barrel Style; East Coast thin and crispy; and authentic Chicago style deep dish. Other offerings will include hand-breaded fresh Lake Erie perch, unique shareable appetizers, 14 dinner salads, classic oven-baked subs and a wide variety of pasta choices.
The new location will be visible from Interstate 75 and share parking with the movie theater next door.
Beer Barrel Pizza and Grill has its roots beginning on South Dixie Highway in Lima in 1965.