The Grumps Christmas Cup 2017 is allllmost Here!

Our annual Grumps Christmas Cup will be available to purchase beginning Friday, November 24th! Each year, we come up with a new design for these special cups and sell them at Christmas! I know what you’re thinking — “I have too many Grumps cups already” or “My cabinet will not hold any more Grumps cups” or even “I’m already using these Grumps cups as fine china when family comes over.” Those are all great excuses, BUT, I guarantee you don’t have THIS cup yet – we’re “Sleighin’ It!”

The 2017 Grumps Christmas Cup will only be available through Christmas (or until we run out)! These will go quickly because all of you Grumps lovers “MUST” add this cup to your collection! You should see my collection here at the office… it’s definitely growing!

The cups will be available the day after Thanksgiving at all store locations! Burleson, Cleburne, Granbury, & Stephenville!

Happy Thanksgiving & Merry Christmas to you all!

GRUMPS BURGERS, GRANBURY ALSO STEPHENVILLE, CLEBURNE AND BURLESON

GRUMPS BURGERS, GRANBURY ALSO STEPHENVILLE, CLEBURNE AND BURLESON

Written by Michelle at Having Fun in the Texas Sun

View the original article HERE

Despite the angry sounding name, Grumps Burgers never fails to delight us with their terrific cheese burgers, so it wasn’t a hard choice on where to eat on our way to watch the Cleburne Railroaders, a new professional baseball team in the American Association (not a minor-league team).

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While standing in line to order, my kids grabbed the table in the corner!

The Granbury location is the original,  and has a big outdoor patio, so naturally it’s my favorite.  It’s also dog-friendly, and we take our new little pup with us almost everywhere!

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Last year they also opened a Wiffle Ball field, which is open to the public and has bats, balls, etc.  You can also reserve it for parties, how fun is that?!

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The Burleson location has an outdoor patio on the 2nd floor, and is located in Downtown Burleson, which makes for a nice place to take a stroll after dinner!

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At the Cleburne location, we munched on the complementary peanuts while we waited for our food.  How long was the wait, well, we didn’t finish one hand of Uno.  Isn’t that how every restaurant review ranks speediness?

The cheeseburgers were delicious, and disappeared before I had a chance to take a picture.  My oldest son and I both got the jalapeno bacon cheeseburger, and really, the jalapeno bacon is AMAZING!

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My oldest just wanted to eat!

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In addition to selling Blue Bell Ice Cream, Grumps also sells Dublin Bottling Works Soda, which when added together make an incredible ice cream float!

Know Before You Go

Closed on Sundays

Free Parking at all locations

They take cash and credit cards.

They have kids meal options.

Things To Do Near Grumps

Granbury  A great place to cool off after a day at Granbury City Beach Park, or before you head in to watch a movie at the Brazos Drive In!   Click HERE for more information.

Stephenville   Refuel after a day at Splashville!  Click HERE for more information.

Cleburne   Fill up before a visit to the Cleburne Railroaders Baseball game, or after riding the mountain bike trails at Cleburne State Park!

Burleson  A Grumps Burger is the perfect way to calm down after a chilling, not really scary Ghost Tour of Downtown Burleson.  Click HERE to read more.

** From Grumps: We want to thank our friends at Having Fun in the Texas Sun for this great article they wrote on our stores! We hope to see you again soon, Michelle!**

 

Award Winning Jalapeno Ketchup Strikes Again!

Award Winning Jalapeno Ketchup Strikes Again!

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Award Winning Jalapeno Ketchup Strikes Again with a win from The Chile Pepper Awards hosted by The Chile Pepper Magazine/McAby Media! In November, Grumps’ Jalapeno Ketchup was entered into the Chile Pepper Awards that is hosted by Chile Pepper Magazine/McAby Media, based out of Stafford, TX. The Chile Pepper Magazine, in its 30th year of publication, is the only “print publication dedicated to the spicy lifestyle,” says publisher Sir McMillen. The magazine has over 200,000 readers, including an international subscription base.

Now, back to the Jalapeno Ketchup!! – The Jalapeno Ketchup was entered into the Condiments – Ketchup division in the competition. Early in December, Grumps Headquarters received a knock at the door. Behind it, the most glorious little square box was being delivered by the local UPS man. BEHOLD, it must be some kind of major award for the Jalapeno Ketchup was inside (this would potentially be the second year in a row for a division title, so we knew it was something good)!

As we all jumped for joy, we couldn’t help but wonder what we had won – of course, The Chile Pepper Magazine wouldn’t just send this nice, heavy box for no reason…….. As we carefully tore into the cardboard box, another blue box was inside (sounds like one of those Christmas gag gifts where you keep having to open box after box…….) Well, inside the blue box, there was something special – The FIRST PLACE award for our Jalapeno Ketchup! We jumped for joy, took selfies with the award (and other photos), and posted them across our social media pages (our marketing gal was super excited, can’t you tell??)!

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Grumps is very honored to have won this award for the second year in a row. Thanks to the folks at The Chile Pepper Magazine/McAby Media who voted! Looking forward to next year!

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Grumps to Host Adopt-a-thon & Turtle the Painting Pit Bull

Grumps to Host Adopt-a-thon & Turtle the Painting Pit Bull

Well behaved dogs on leashes are welcome – bring them to meet their new furrever friend!

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On Saturday, September, 24, Grumps Granbury will host it’s first “major event” since the Grand Opening of The BurgerPark in Granbury aka the wiffle ball field. The event is slated to begin at 10:00 am in the back area, with an Adopt-a-thon that will benefit the Hood County Animal Control and other local rescue organizations. Local dog vendors and other fun activities will be available for guests and their furry friends until 2:00pm. To see a list of vendors, please follow the link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1623804351282801/

At 1:00 pm, the famous Turtle the Painting Pit Bull will put on a magnificent show! She will be painting us a PITcasso masterpiece and she is sure to wow you! Turtle and owner Kristie travel all over Texas promoting their anti-bullying campaign, Bullying from a Pit’s Perspective, that showcases Turtle’s transformation from bait dog to painting extraordinaire. They also give a short program to schools to give them a different perspective on how bullying affects all walks of life. Turtle will be available for “lovins” and photographs following her exhibition. You don’t want to miss this experience! See her story here: https://www.facebook.com/turtlethepaintingpitbull/?fref=ts

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Your dogs are welcome, but we do have a couple of rules:
1. Your pooch must be friendly and well behaved (no humpty-dumpty, this is kid-friendly!)
2. Your pooch must be on a leash AT ALL TIMES
3. Clean up after your pooch
4. No animals allowed on the wiffle ball field (except crazy Uncle Eddie)

For more information on the event, please visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1623804351282801/
For vendor information, please email shevin@grumpstexas.com

Local Law Enforcement and Granbury Fire Station 1 Receive Recognition from Local Citizens and Businesses

Local Law Enforcement and Granbury Fire Station 1 Receive Recognition from Local Citizens and Businesses

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From l-r: Granbury Fire Chief Brent Blackman, Police Chief Mitch Galvan and Sheriff Roger Deeds

July 19, 2016-At tonight’s Granbury City Council Meeting Carrie Bellamy of Edward Jones Investments, on behalf of local citizens and businesses,  presented Sheriff Roger Deeds, Granbury Police Chief Mitch Galvan and Granbury Fire Chief Brent Blackman with Grumps Gift cards and cases of water to be given out to their respective departments.

Several local businesses and citizens came together to say “Thank You” to the men and women who bravely serve our community.

“For your daily service and bravery protecting our community and for going the ‘Extra Mile’ for the people of Granbury and Hood County; we join together to acknowledge your dedication and service. Because of this dedication, we enjoy a more secure and safe place which to live. May God bless each of you. We pray coverage and safety over you each day” Bellamy read from a letter that will be included with each gift.

Between the Police and Sheriff’s Department there are 170 employees, all of which received a Grumps gift card. The group also presented 225 cases of bottled water to Granbury Fire Station 1.

The following businesses and families help bring these gifts together:

  • Carrie, Chris and Angela Bellamy/Edward Jones
  • Faye Landham
  • City Council Member Gary Couch
  • Jon and Kim Irwin
  • Cindy Peters and Family
  • John Lewis
  • Rich Merrill Family
  • Mike and Donna Loter/Christian Brothers Automotive
  • Brad and Beverly Bartlett
  • Bob and Julia Pannell
  • Romeo and Judy Bachand
  • Mike and Dusty Scovel
  • Eddie and Merrie Cardin
  • J.C. Campbell Family
  • Jean Cate and Family
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Burgers with a side of appreciation

Burgers with a side of appreciation

July 20, 2016, Hood County News, https://hcnews.com/pages/featured/burgers-with-a-side-of-appreciation/

By Kathy Cruz –

A special presentation was made at Tuesday night’s regular meeting of the Granbury City Council to show appreciation to law enforcement and first responders. It was a continuation of an outpouring of support that began after the ambush of police officers in Dallas a couple of weeks ago.

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Individuals and businesses in the community continue to give a strong show of support to local law enforcement.

Police Chief Mitch Galvan, Sheriff Roger Deeds and Granbury Fire Chief Brent Blackmon were present for the presentation by Carrie Bellamy.

Bellamy represented a group of individuals and businesses that raised money to provide employees of the Granbury Police Department and the Hood County Sheriff’s Office with Grump’s Burgers gift cards. Between both departments, there is a total of about 170 employees. Granbury’s Fire Station #1 will be receiving 225 cases of water. Each case contains 24 bottles.

Each gift will be accompanied by a letter expressing appreciation for the daily service, bravery and dedication exhibited by first responders.

Grumps to Partner with Support Our Soldier Program

Grumps to Partner with Support Our Soldier Program

Grumps Burleson & Grumps Cleburne, both based in Johnson County, will be partnering with another fellow Johnson County resident, Support Our Soldier, in a campaign that will begin May 2 and end July 30. The goal of the campaign is to gather items needed for our local Soldiers who are deployed and get them the supplies they want and need. Each store will collect the requested items and the items will then be picked up, put in care packages, and shipped overseas.

Donors can drop items in the provided boxes any day of the week and a list of requested items is provided below:

  • Beef Jerky
  • Slim Jims
  • Microwave Meals & Soups
  • Protein Bars (Cliff, Kind, etc…)
  • Fruit Snacks
  • Bags of ground coffee (no large containers please)

The Support Our Soldier program was started by Teresa Nelson, a Johnson County resident, in 2011. Her goal of the organization is to “care beyond the box,” in that she provides many other services to our soldiers abroad and when they arrive back in the states. Support our Soldier also puts on several functions throughout the year to help bring awareness to the community. To find out more about Support Our Soldier, please visit their website at www.SupportOurSoldier.com.

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Grumps is proud to partner with Support Our Soldier and we appreciate your support! Thank you to all of our Armed Forces!

  • For more information, please visit our 2 participating stores:
  • Grumps Burleson – 108 S. Main Street – Burleson, TX  817-447-8800
  • Grumps Cleburne – 1704 N. Main Street – Cleburne, TX   817-774-2874

We look forward to seeing you all bring items in to our stores!

 

April is Dog Month at Grumps!

April is Dog Month at Grumps!

The hot dogs are back at all Grumps locations (Burleson, Cleburne, Granbury, & Stephenville)! Through the month of April, Grumps is serving up 1/4 pound all beef hot dogs that are absolutely delicious! Each dog is topped with relish, onion, and mustard and served with a small order of home-fried chips! You can add whatever toppings that you would like ranging from mayonnaise…. to queso…. to chili…. however you like to eat your hot dogs!

Don’t forget to stop in and try one! They’re only available for ONE month! April=Dog Month!

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