SOURCE: Bob Evans Farms, Inc.

Bob Evans Farms, Inc.

September 24, 2009 11:15 ET

Deep-Dish Pasta and Free Dinner Sweepstakes Arrive at Bob Evans Restaurants Just in Time for Fall

New Limited Time Only Homestyle Deep-Dish Pastas Starting at $5.99

COLUMBUS, OH--(Marketwire - September 24, 2009) - Bob Evans® (NASDAQ: BOBE) is giving guests some pocketbook relief this fall with Deep-Dish Pastas that start at just $5.99. Served with a fresh garden salad and a choice of Parmesan-crusted garlic bread or freshly baked rolls, all Deep-Dish Pastas are made to homestyle perfection.

Available for a limited time and in savor-size and entrée size portions, Deep-Dish Pasta options include:

-- Chicken & Broccoli Alfredo with tender, oven-roasted chicken and steamed broccoli florets. Covered in creamy Alfredo sauce, topped with shredded Parmesan cheese and toasted bread crumbs and served on homestyle egg noodles.

-- Pot Roast Stroganoff made with our signature slow-cooked pot roast and topped with a rich, creamy stroganoff sauce made with mushrooms and onions. Served on a bed of wide egg noodles and topped off with bread crumbs and sour cream.

-- Spaghetti with Meat Sauce is made with Bob Evans® Signature Italian Sausage on a bed of spaghetti.

-- Chicken Parmesan features lightly breaded and fried chicken breast served over spaghetti and topped with melted Monterey-Jack cheese and homestyle meat sauce made with Bob Evans Signature Italian Sausage.

"We've brought pasta that incorporates our signature items to a price that families can afford without cutting back on taste," said Mary Cusick, Bob Evans senior vice president of marketing. "To give families a try of our new Family-Size Spaghetti with Meat Sauce TO GO, we're giving away 200 free family-size dinners throughout this fall."

Visit www.BobEvans.com/FreeDinner from now through Nov. 4 to enter for a chance to win "free dinner" from Bob Evans.

Starting at $10.99, the new Family-Size Spaghetti with Meat Sauce TO GO is perfect for families on-the-go as well as is an affordable meal solution, serving 3-4. For an additional $4, guests can add on a fresh garden salad and Parmesan-crusted garlic bread to their meal.

For more information on Bob Evans, visit www.bobevans.com. Site visitors can sign-up for BE-Mail to receive easy home meal ideas and recipes, and the latest news on Bob Evans Restaurant menu items and promotions. Special offers include downloadable coupons and select opportunities to participate in online surveys. Check out the Bob Evans page on Facebook or follow them on Twitter at www.twitter.com/bobevansfarms.

About Bob Evans Farms, Inc.

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. owns and operates full-service restaurants under the Bob Evans and Mimi's Café brand names. At the end of the first fiscal quarter (July 24, 2009), Bob Evans owned and operated 569 family restaurants in 18 states, primarily in the Midwest, mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions of the United States, while Mimi's Café owned and operated 144 casual restaurants located in 24 states, primarily in California and other western states. Bob Evans Farms, Inc. is also a leading producer and distributor of pork sausage and a variety of complementary homestyle convenience food items under the Bob Evans and Owens brand names. For more information about Bob Evans Farms, Inc., visit the company's Web site at www.bobevans.com.

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