More than 200 people sought to staff Stafford restaurant slated to open in June

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STAFFORD, TexasLazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is opening a location in Stafford, and the company said on Monday that it is planning to hire more than 200 people to staff its new restaurant there.

The Rocky Mountains-inspired restaurant opening in June will offer wages up to $20 for culinary positions and up to $13, plus tips, for hospitality roles, a news release said.

“We are thrilled to soon be serving guests for the first time in Stafford. … We are looking forward to building a team of exceptionally friendly and talented people that will expand our Lazy Dog family,” said Chris Simms, founder and CEO of Lazy Dog Restaurants.

Lazy Dog is now accepting applications for servers, cooks, bartenders, bussers, host/hostesses, and more. All those interested in applying for a position to join the Lazy Dog team are encouraged to visit

Interviews will also be held at 12223 Southwest Freeway, Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Please call 281-982-1470 for more information. For additional information about Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar, visit

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