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Walk-On’s seeks all-American team members for first Tennessee restaurant

Award-winning restaurant searches for up to 200 individuals to join its team in preparation for fall opening

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Walk-On’s: Game day with a taste of Louisiana


KNOXVILLE – Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux is in search of talented, outgoing individuals to join its All-American Team in preparation for its Knoxville debut this fall.

With its first Tennessee location rapidly nearing completion, the Baton Rouge-based brand is seeking up to 200 team members for all positions – including cooks, servers, hosts, bartenders and bussers – at the restaurant, which will be located at 7621 Kingston Pike.

“We can’t wait to hire a winning team to join us in bringing Walk-On’s to Tennessee,” said Jason Gisclair, president of DBMC Restaurants, LLC, a proud Walk-On’s franchisee. “Walk-On’s has so much to offer for its employees, like a fun company culture with competitive pay and plenty of opportunities for advancement. We know our signature Cajun cuisine served in a family-friendly atmosphere will make it the perfect spot for locals and game-day visitors to cheer on Tennessee teams. We look forward to showing Knoxville what Walk-On’s is all about.”

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply in person at the new restaurant from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday or online. Applicants must have a valid ID.

At Walk-On’s, each dish is made from scratch, using fresh ingredients to bring its mouthwatering, Cajun cuisine to life. The diverse menu features unique twists on game-day staples and upscale takes on Louisiana mainstays, such as Crawfish Etouffee, Duck & Andouille Gumbo and Krispy Kreme Donut Bread Pudding. For a complete menu, locations and more information, visit

About Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux
Based in Baton Rouge, Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux was founded in 2003 by Brandon Landry, a former walk-on basketball player at LSU. Leaning on the true spirit of a walk-on and building a winning culture, the brand is rapidly expanding across the United States. Its Louisiana-inspired menu features food and drinks made from scratch daily. Walk-On’s All-American Team serves up a game-day experience in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere that ensures every guest is a winner. For more information, visit To inquire about franchise opportunities, please visit or contact Kelly Parker, director of franchise sales & real estate, at 225-330-4533.

Published August 22, 2020

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