Bike Friendly Richardson

NEW BFR Partner – Bop House

Posted in Partner by dickdavid on August 29, 2011

We’d like to introduce Bike Friendly Richardson’s newest partner, Bop House. If you don’t already know who they are, check them out on Facebook, Yelp and Urbanspoon.

Bop House, an Asian Fusion restaurant who’s mission is to serve fresh ingredients, healthy choices and no compromise on taste.

ABOUT BOP HOUSE:
Bop House opened earlier this year.
Address: 930 East Campbell Road, Suite 103
Richardson, TX 75081
Phone: 972.918.9988
Hours:
Mon~Fri: 11AM~8PM
Sat & Sun: Closed
www.bophouse.com
Like them on Facebook

THE OFFER:
They are offering a choice of a FREE soft drink or egg roll with the purchase of a meal, to any bicyclist who arrives by bike. Just ask the person about this offer when you place your order. This offer may change at the owner’s discretion.

Please, help support our local economy and community.

Bop House

NEW BFR Partner – Taco Ocho

Posted in Partner by dickdavid on August 17, 2011

We’d like to introduce Bike Friendly Richardson’s newest partner, Taco Ocho. If you don’t already know who they are, check out their website.

Taco Ocho, a Latin inspired fast casual restaurant, which opened in May 2011 in Richardson, has an unmistakable Mexican influence but also subtly embraces cooking styles and comfort cuisines from several Latin American countries. True to its name, Taco Ocho offers eight tasty interpretations of fresh and authentic Mexican/Latin favorites on familiar platforms – tacos, tortas and tostadas. Every item is made-to-order using the freshest ingredients and presenting its own distinctive taste south of the border.

Taco Ocho

ABOUT TACO OCHO:
Taco Ocho opened on May of this year.
930 East Campbell Road, Suite 109
Richardson, TX 75081
Phone 972.238.8080
Website

THE OFFER:
They are offering a 10% discount to local bicyclists when they arrive by bike. Just ask the person about this offer when you place your order. This offer may change at the owner’s discretion.

Please, help support our local economy and community.

NEW BFR Partner – Whole Foods Richardson

Posted in Partner by dickdavid on June 4, 2011

We’d like to introduce Bike Friendly Richardson’s newest partner, Whole Foods Market – Richardson. If you don’t already know who they are, check out their website. They ‘seek out the finest natural and organic foods available, maintain the strictest quality standards in the industry, and have an unshakeable commitment to sustainable agriculture.’ 

ABOUT WHOLE FOODS MARKET:
Whole Foods Market has been in Richardson for more than 20 years.
101 South Coit, Suite 60
Richardson, TX 75080
Phone 972.699.8075
Website

THE OFFER:
They are offering cyclists a free bottle of water with every visit – perfect for these hot summer days in Texas. There will be in a bin at the front of the store with a sign for cyclists to take one. So, next time you’re thinking about doing a grocery supply run, think about taking the bike and going to one of the best markets in town. This offer may change at the owner’s discretion.

Please Welcome A New BFR Partner – Chili Gordos Mexican Cafe

Posted in Partner by dickdavid on May 22, 2010

We’d like to take a moment to tell you about our newest retail partner, Chili Gordos Mexican Cafe. This is a family run business, just on the edge of Richardson – the perfect neighborhood hangout. The food is tasty and the staff is super friendly. This hidden gem is the perfect place to unwind with the family, without the crazy crowds you get at most chain restaurants.

ABOUT CHILI GORDOS:
Chili Gordos is a locally owned and operated restaurant with a friendly staff and great food.
1151 N Jupiter Rd. (just north of the NE corner of Jupiter and Arapaho)
Richardson, Texas
(972) 234-2505
Sorry No Website
Urban Spoon Review

THE OFFER:
They are offering cyclists FREE soft drinks with your meal. PLUS, each bike group that arrives will get FREE Queso and chips. Please, remind them that you are there for the Bike Friendly Richardson offer. Offer may change from time to time.

Become A BFR Partner

Posted in Partner by dickdavid on February 27, 2010

One of our goals with Bike Friendly Richardson is to get more people to ride their bikes when making short trips around town. We also believe in supporting the Richardson retail community and we’d like to see more residents choosing local businesses, like yours, when making purchases. To help promote that, we are asking local businesses to offer some type of discount to anybody who rides a bicycle to your location.

In return, your business will be recognized as a Partner of Bike Friendly Richardson. As a Partner, we will promote your business on our web siteFacebookTwitter and throughout the Richardson bike community.

Would you like to be a Bike Friendly Richardson Partner?

Here’s how:
STEP 1 – Contact us at bikefriendlyrichardson@gmail.com or by phone 972.836.6131.
STEP 2 – Tell us what discount, deal or special (big or small) that you would like to offer local bicyclists when they arrive by bike to your location.
STEP 3 – We start promoting you. We will post your business name, address, phone number, web site and offer on our web site’s Partner’s page
It’s that simple.

Why you should become a partner:
– This is a great way to bring more customers to your business.
– You are promoting healthy living within our city.
– You will get a Bike Friendly Richardson decal for your door to show your support. People will start to recognize these and hopefully choose you first.
– It’s absolutely FREE. Bike Friendly Richardson does not charge you for this service. Our goal is to connect local business to the Richardson bike community.

To become a partner, simply contact us by email at bikefriendlyrichardson@gmail.com or by phone 972.836.6131 so we can work together to connect you with Richardson cyclists.