Granite City Food & Brewery Ltd. (Nasdaq:GCFB) today announced that it will report its first quarter 2011 earnings after the market closes Wednesday, May 4, 2011. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its first quarter financial results on Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time. The Company will also discuss in further detail the CDP transaction that, subject to shareholder approval and satisfaction of various closing conditions, it expects to close on or about May 10, 2011. The call may be accessed by calling 1- 888-218-8172 and referencing code 7002785. A replay of the call will be available for 30 days and may be accessed by calling 1- 888-203-1112 and entering replay code 7002785. About Granite City Granite City Food & Brewery Ltd. is a Modern American upscale casual restaurant chain that operates 26 restaurants in 11 states. The menu features affordable yet high quality family favorite menu items prepared from made-from-scratch recipes and served in generous portions. The sophisticated yet unpretentious restaurants, proprietary food and beverage products, attractive price points and high service standards combine for a great dining experience. Granite City opened its first restaurant in St. Cloud, Minnesota in 1999.