A lot of people got really excited about the news regarding Walk-On's coming to Amarillo. The restaurant chain, co-owned by NFL superstar Drew Brees, is expecting to have the Amarillo location opened by spring of 2020.

We covered the announcement when it was made. You can get all of that information and a look at what the finished building is expected to look like HERE.

A ground breaking ceremony will be held on Wednesday, 11/20/19, at 11:30 AM at the restaurant's location. The restaurant is located at 3506 S. Soncy.

Walk-On's seeks to bring gourmet to game night, with their Louisiana inspired menu. Dishes are made from scratch, using fresh ingredients.

According to their press release:

Walk-On’s diverse menu has offerings ranging from unique twists on game day staples to upscale takes on Louisiana mainstays pleasing all palates. Its game day atmosphere paired with a true southern hospitality makes it a perfect dining destination for everyone.
The press release also states that the restaurant will be bringing with it up to 200 jobs. You can already begin applying for positions by CLICKING ON THIS LINK.
I've never eaten at a Walk-On's, and I have to be honest about being excited about one coming to town. I'm looking forward to trying their famous gumbo and etouffee.
Plus, New Orleans is my pro football team. If it's good enough for Brees, it's good enough for me.
This will be the sixth Walk-On's to operate in Texas.