Our Company

Our Company

Who We Are

Bob Evans Farms is a brand born and raised on the promise of farm-fresh goodness. For more than 60 years, we've been providing farm-fresh foods to our restaurant guests and grocery customers.

Today, Bob Evans Farms, LLC. owns and operates more than 500 full-service Bob Evans restaurants. Through our BEF Foods segment, we are also a leading producer and distributor of sausage and bacon products, as well as complementary refrigerated and frozen convenience foods, selling under the Bob Evans, Owens and the Country Creek brand names.

Our success is built on the basics: high-quality food and heartfelt hospitality. In the words of our founder, “Everybody is somebody at Bob Evans.” This foundation, along with our product development and consumer research, is at the heart of our continued growth and solid financial performance. We invite you to join us for a meal as we bring the values of the farm to the table by providing, flavorful meals at our place or yours.



The first Bob Evans restaurant opened in 1962 in Rio Grande, Ohio. Today, there are more than 500 full-service family restaurants in 18 states, primarily in the Midwest, Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions of the United States, featuring a wide variety of menu items for both on and off-premise dining. 
Our founder Bob Evans was a real farmer who believed that quality is long remembered after price is forgotten. And, today, that mantra still serves as a guiding principle as we invite guests to share a meal with us. Join us for farm-fresh, seasonal ingredients and high-quality food, prepared as ordered. Bob Evans  restaurants are known for signature favorites like the Rise & Shine breakfast, Sausage Gravy & Biscuits, Turkey & Dressing, and our Knife & Fork Sandwiches. Guests also enjoy seasonal favorites such as pumpkin pie, fruit toppings on our fresh-baked brioche French toast, hotcakes, waffles and crepes, and smokehouse turkey among many others. Bob Evans has something for everyone, whether its breakfast, lunch or dinner. To find a Bob Evans Restaurant near you, visit the Restaurant Locator.




BEF Foods grocery segment offers a wide variety of quality, home-style food products, producing and distributing approximately 60 varieties of sausage and bacon products, as well as over 100 complementary refrigerated and frozen convenience foods, such as our mashed potatoes, Oven Bake™ side dishes, macaroni and cheese and our handheld breakfast items. Products can be found in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and parts of Canada, selling under the Bob Evans, Owens and the Country Creek brand names.

Our BEF Foods grocery segment is well on its way to becoming a powerful national food business driven by great-tasting high quality food, innovative products and strong retail and foodservice partnerships.  We believe our food products provide farm-fresh goodness and convenient meal solutions that uphold the high-quality standards our company was founded on. 

To find Bob Evans Grocery Products near you, visit Bob Evans Grocery Product Locator.


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