Web page of beloved burger and shake joint sells for $1.2M

Dairy King had operated in South Nashville considering that 1950s prior to pandemic

authors William Williams

The South Nashville residence at the time residence Dairy King — a person of the city’s most beloved burger, fry and shake joints — has been offered for a lot more than $1.2 million.

Positioned at 306 E. Thompson Lane around equally Woodbine and Glencliff, the site’s constructing experienced housed the eatery prior to it ceased functions because of to the COVID-19 pandemic. The property’s new entrepreneurs are Ramzy Sawer and Nevin Sawiris, according to a Davidson County Sign-up of Deeds doc. The vendor was Jeff Jones, who also owned and operated Dairy King with wife, Carolyn.

Pat Howell, senior vice president of domestically based C.A. Howell & Corporation, represented Jones in the transaction.  Steve Anis, an affiliate broker with Synergy Realty Community, represented the customer.

Howell said the transaction does not contain the sale of the Dairy King company, gear or brand name. The distinct sales cost was $1,245,000.

“I would like to thank the hundreds of people today that have supported my loved ones and the Dairy King around the past 50 yrs,” Jones instructed the Put up. “It was a satisfaction to serve our neighborhood. I was blessed with awesome mom and dad who have been pillars of the local community and Vultee Church of Christ. The products and the reputation preceded me. I truly feel it is a excellent brand name and would like to see it carry on with an individual more youthful with extra electrical power.”

The most latest iteration of Dairy King opened in 1970 Jones acquired the small business 40 decades in the past and paid out $600,000 for the .62-acre house in mid-2010, in accordance to Metro documents. The property, which suffered damage through the Great Flood of 2010, consists of a smaller residential creating positioned to the back again of the Dairy King framework (which also consists of non-restaurant space).

According to the Dairy King web page, the initial and prior concept in the course of the 1950s and 1960s was a generate-in related to a Dairy Queen. Dairy King was pointed out for its intensive menu of about 100 goods, which includes different desserts.