Sioux City, IA 51106
About Long John Silvers/A & W
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The first restaurant was opened on August 18, 1969, in Lexington, Kentucky. ... The original restaurant concept was developed by Jerrico and a Jerry's Restaurant franchisee. Choices for the restaurant name were 'Limey's, Barnacle Bill's, and Long John Silver's Seafood Shoppes.