Bob Evans Farms, Inc. is a growing family of regional brands. The company owns and operates nearly 600 full-service restaurants and a complete line of retail food products under the Bob Evans® and Owens® names. Bob Evans Restaurants are located in 19 states with a heavy concentration in the Midwest.
For more than 50 years, we've built our success on the basics: high-quality food and excellent hospitality. This foundation along with our product development and consumer research, is at the heart of our continued growth and solid financial performance.
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The first Bob Evans Restaurant opened in 1962 in Rio Grande, Ohio. Today, Bob Evans Restaurants providing homestyle food and friendly service to our customers primarily in the East North Central, mid-Atlantic and Southern United States.
Bob Evans Restaurants are known for its signature favorites like The Rise & Shine breakfast, sausage gravy 'n biscuits, and turkey and dressing. Also, known for its signature seasonal favorites, Bob Evans Restaurants offers up favorites like chicken salad, Bob Evans Bob-B-Q, pumpkin pie, among many others. Bob Evans has something for everyone at breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Bob Evans Restaurants and General Stores reflect our original restaurant that opened on the Bob Evans Farm in Rio Grande, Ohio. Like traditional Bob Evans Restaurants, our General Stores serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. They also feature classic country gifts, collectibles, games and packaged homestyle foods
Bob Evans distributes a wide variety of refrigerated and frozen grocery products in 49 states and parts of Canada. The Bob Evans brand is a category leader in fresh sausage, refrigerated mashed potatoes and side dishes, and frozen breakfast. When you hear that Bob Evans Farms is committed to good food and great service, you may immediately think of our restaurants. Those same qualities stand behind our farm-fresh foods that our customers can enjoy at home every day.
Over the past several years, Bob Evans Farms has expanded its food products division to include flavored sausage and complementary products such as refrigerated mashed potatoes, refrigerated slow-roasted entrees and frozen breakfast sandwiches. At the same time, we have never lost sight of our core food product – the original Bob Evans Sausage, which accounts for a strong percent of our sales volume. Based on customer response, we continue to introduce new items such as bratwurst, Italian grilling sausage, and frozen breakfast stuffers under the Bob Evans name.
For wholesale solutions for businesses such as restaurants, convenience stores and vending, we have a Foodservice division, which manages a number of high-quality products — everything from Bob Evans Homestyle Sandiwches to Sausage Gravy. For more information about Bob Evans Retail, click here to find out how Bob Evans Foodservice can contribute to your success.
The Owens family has earned a reputation for producing quality sausage products. Today customers in the southwest continue to enjoy Owens Foods made with the same fresh ingredients and care as Bob Evans products. Acquired by Bob Evans Farms in 1987, Owens Foods produces sausage and convenience sandwich items.
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