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GRIFFIN, GA (December 8, 2014) - Shane's Rib Shack, a leader in fast casual barbecue, opened a Spalding County location, making it the 40th Georgia location and 70th restaurant nationwide, on December 8th, 2014 in Griffin, GA. 

There was a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on opening day with the Griffin/Spalding Chamber of Commerce in attendance along with Store Owner and Operator, Scott Stewart.

The Griffin location is located at 1424 N. Expressway, Suite 114 in the Spalding Village shopping center. 


About Shane’s Rib Shack

Shane's Rib Shack is a true American rib shack, known for its slow-cooked ribs, hand-chopped chicken and pork, and many southern sides to compliment each plate.  The original shack was founded in 2002, in rural McDonough, GA by Shane Thompson, who started the restaurant with his grandfather's secret BBQ sauce.  Since becoming a franchised restaurant in 2004, Shane’s Rib Shack has grown to become the county’s model fast-casual barbecue concept.  In 2011, Shane’s Rib Shack was recognized by Fast Casual Magazine’s 2011 Top 100 Movers and Shakers, and in 2010, Shane’s was recognized by “Inc. Magazine 5,000,” as one of the fastest growing, private companies in America.  Shane’s Rib Shack currently operates 70 locations throughout Georgia, Florida, Arizona, New York, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama, Louisiana, Virginia, Maryland, and Kentucky.  For more information, visit

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