Last updated on August 8th, 2018 at 12:14 pmFantastic Sams was founded in 1974 by Sam Ross in Memphis, Tennessee. Franchising began in 1976, under the title “Incredible Sam’s” but was changed in 1981 to “Fantastic Sams” so that it was easier to say.┬áIf you need to find out the Fantastic Sams Hours Of Operation,