BJ’s Brewhouse opens in a little more than a week

The finishing touches are being applied to the massive new BJ’s Brewhouse at 7960 E. Kellogg, the employees are in training RIGHT NOW, and the restaurant is scheduled to open at lunchtime on Monday, July 16.

BJ’s offers a giant menu that includes steaks, pastas, salads, burgers, sandwiches, deep-dish pizzas, giant stuffed baked potatoes and more. It has gluten-free offerings plus chicken and fish dishes and an extensive kids menu. The restaurant also is known for its craft beers, including its award-winning Belgian-style wheat beer and seasonal flavors, such as pumpkin beer in the fall.

Hours are 11 a.m. to midnight Sundays through Thursdays and from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays. The phone number is 316-687-0250.