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Pie Five Pizza Serves up Game Winning Pies at First-Ever Lawrence Location

LAWRENCE, Kan., April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Pie Five Pizza announced plans to open their first restaurant in Lawrence on Friday, April 29 [th] ! The new restaurant is located at 2500 Iowa Street in Lawrence, just a few short minutes away from the University of Kansas. Students and local residents are invited to stop by on opening day from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. to create their very own personal pies made from more than 30 fresh toppings, eight savory sauces and four made-from-scratch crusts. A slew of other prizes will be given away all day, including Kansas City Royals tickets, Country Stampede tickets and $20 Pie Five gift cards.

This is the tenth Pie Five restaurant opened by the Goebel family in the Kansas City area. Dave Goebel has worked in the restaurant industry for over 40 years, previously serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of Applebee's. In 2013, he signed a Pie Five franchise agreement along with sons Kerry and Kevin and daughter Lyssa Krumholtz that will open at least 18 to 20 restaurants in the Kansas City area.

"We were initially drawn to the fast-casual pizza concept, and in particular to the Pie Five brand, because of the ability to customize pizzas...