Stroud's to Open Third Location

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CNW
Cheeseburger
2014/03/26 03:01:49
The Kansas City Star is reporting that Stroud's is opening a new location in southern Overland Park just east of 135th St and Antioch Rd. Here is the link.
 
http://www.kansascity.com/2014/03/26/4915364/strouds-coming-to-overland-park.html
 
 
CNW
Twinwillow
Sirloin
Re:Stroud's to Open Third Location 2014/03/26 12:25:48
They should have opened that third location in Dallas!
buffetbuster
Porterhouse
Re:Stroud's to Open Third Location 2014/03/26 13:26:34
Twinwillow

They should have opened that third location in Dallas Pittsburgh!
I completely agree with you! 

wanderingjew
Sirloin
Re:Stroud's to Open Third Location 2014/03/26 13:47:32
They could never open in Rhode Island...
Ask any  Rhode Islander we already have the best fried chicken
BuddyRoadhouse
Filet Mignon
Re:Stroud's to Open Third Location 2014/03/26 14:52:46
Looking at Google Map's Street View, it looks like a good fit for Stroud's.  Even though it is clearly a new building, it is in the style of an older Roadhouse, similar in tone to Stroud's now departed original location.
 
The real issue, of course, will be the food.  When Stroud's moved to their new Fairway location, at least they were able to bring over all their well seasoned pans and other cooking implements.  Presumably, a third location would need to start from scratch with all new gear.
 
I'd give 'em a shot next time we're in that part of town.
 
Buddy
Re:Stroud's to Open Third Location 2014/03/26 15:05:16
Nice Wacky Packages reference, WJ!
 
The new Stroud's will also be the first one built and opened as part of the new corporate partnership.  Will that effect things or won't it...
 
Re:Stroud's to Open Third Location 2014/03/26 15:09:31
Nice Wacky Packages reference, WJ!
 
The new Stroud's will also be the first one built and opened as part of the new corporate partnership.  Will that effect things or won't it...
 
brisketboy
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Stroud's to Open Third Location 2014/03/26 15:17:22
I have never been to Stroud's but read much good things here. Track records have not been kind to mom and pop operations that go corporate. Since everyone speaks so highly of it, I hope I'm wrong.
buffetbuster
Porterhouse
Re:Stroud's to Open Third Location 2014/03/26 15:35:31
It looks like the Oak Ridge Manor location will not have any of the corporate ties, so that is where I will continue to go.
post edited by buffetbuster - 2014/03/26 15:36:51
rumaki
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Stroud's to Open Third Location 2014/03/26 15:36:31
Having been to both locations, I think each has its own merits.
 
I hope they can keep up the quality, and I certainly appreciate the idea of having space for private parties in the new (third) location.
 
The live music on weekends, though?  I'm not so sure about that.
 
BuddyRoadhouse
Filet Mignon
Re:Stroud's to Open Third Location 2014/03/26 16:41:24
The original location always had live music.
 
Of course, it was in the form of an old man playing standards on a standup piano near the entrance to the restrooms.  I reckon the new location will be a bit more "packaged".
 
Buddy