PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. -

VooDoo BBQ & Grill opened its first South Florida location in Pembroke Pines, and the first 99 customers received free barbeque for one year.

The restaurant, which serves Cajun-Creole BBQ, opened at the Pembroke Lakes Square Shopping Plaza, located at 151 N. Hiatus Road, on Sunday.

“There’s been a lot of interest in our food ever since we announced we would be opening here,” said Jack Flechner, president of the group that’s franchising the restaurant concept in Florida. “We’re expecting a large crowd to show up on our first day to take advantage of this special promotion.”

VooDoo BBQ & Grill serves brisket, chicken, pork, gumbo, PoBoy sandwiches, salads and burgers.