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Howdy, St. Joseph! Pizza Ranch Opens its Fifth Missouri Location

Beloved Family Restaurant Blazes Trail to St. Joseph with New Community Gathering Spot

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (Nov. 11, 2016) – The wait is over St. Joseph.

Pizza Ranch, the legendary pizza, broasted chicken, salad and dessert buffet revered for its community outreach initiatives, announced today the opening of its new restaurant in St. Joseph. The new franchise location will be the first for Mike and Lindsey Ubaldo, who plan to open additional restaurants in the St. Joseph area.

“The St. Joseph community has already welcomed our family and Pizza Ranch with open arms – we can’t wait to open our doors for them to finally have the chance to experience all that Pizza Ranch has to offer,” said Lindsey, owner of St. Joseph’s new Pizza Ranch along with her husband, Mike. “We’re excited to get involved with the surrounding community and help people host their local events, run fundraisers and celebrate together under our big, ranch roof.”

Slated to open on November 28, the new restaurant will be located at 3007 North Belt Highway, Suite A, just north of Gene Field Road. This restaurant will be the fifth Pizza Ranch in Missouri, joining 195 locations across the nation.

Pizza Ranch in St. Joseph, and in every town, brings to life an experience that blends the perfect mix of mouthwatering buffet menu items and community camaraderie in a lively, ranch-themed atmosphere. Beyond serving delicious meals, the restaurant also partners with local schools, churches, non-profits and other organizations to host fundraisers and social functions.

“We know our guests are going to love all of our signature pizza options, along with our broasted chicken, salads and desserts, all in our fun and unique restaurant.” Mike added. “We want our guests to feel at home, the atmosphere is a family friendly environment that offers legendary food at an affordable price.”

The new Pizza Ranch opens in St. Joseph amid a dynamic growth phase for the brand. In addition to this new location, Pizza Ranch has several additional openings planned for 2016, including Sterling, Illinois and Oak Park Heights, Minnesota. Pizza Ranch’s consistent dedication to evolving its iconic buffet with trending recipes and ingredients, while offering favorites such as the Chicken Bacon Ranch, Tuscan Roma and Roundup™, has won over a loyal and growing base of guests that clamor for the brand in their communities.

The Pizza Ranch experience doesn’t end in the St. Joseph restaurant. Pizza Ranch provides its loyal fans with opportunities to enjoy all buffet items, specialized group meals and more outside the ranch through delivery, pick-up and catering options.

The St. Joseph restaurant will be open Sunday-Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday-Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. The legendary Pizza Ranch buffet will be available Monday-Thursday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 5 – 8:30 p.m., Friday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 5 – 9:30 p.m., Saturday from 11 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. For more information, please visit

About Pizza Ranch
Cultivating its mission “To give every guest a legendary experience” since its inception in 1981, Pizza Ranch connects with its communities in a way that provides bridges for friends, family and colleagues to come together. Today, Pizza Ranch is based in Orange City, Iowa and owns, operates and franchises more than 195 locations in 13 states. Consistent growth has been a Pizza Ranch staple, with the brand becoming a beacon of community involvement and exceptional food. The Pizza Ranch buffet features legendary pizzas, The Country’s Best Chicken®, salads and desserts, and is delivered with unmatched service quality.