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ALL-AMERICAN RESTAURANT CHAIN, JOHNNY ROCKETS, OPENS ITS 17th RESTAURANT IN NEW YORK

May 31, 2011

Iconic Restaurant Brings Localized Flare to Its Menu in Westchester, NY

(ALISO VIEJO, Calif.), May 31 - Well-known on the eastern seaboard, residents throughout the state of New York are familiar with Johnny Rockets restaurants. Today, the chain opens its 17th New York state location, in the city of Westchester.
Offering the traditional Johnny Rockets menu, with all-American favorites, including Hamburgers, American Fries and Deluxe Shakes. The menu also features some local favorites such as Caesar, Southwestern or Asian salads. A Black Bean Chipotle Veggie Burger and other regional requests.
According to Johnny Rockets Director of Operations for the Eastchester restaurant, Daniel Weisse, , “Johnny Rockets is one of the only “family friendly” restaurants in the area, so we couldn’t be more thrilled with the location and are anxious to open our doors to the community.” As is customary for the chain, advertising in local publications and offering special discounts to the neighboring community has helped create excitement for the grand opening.
The Eastchester restaurant is owned and operated by the Montag Rockets franchise group who also own the Johnny Rockets restaurant, in Mt. Kisco, New York. With over 20 years in the sports, entertainment and restaurant business, the Montag Rockets franchise group is known for recognizing successful ventures and thus, whole-heartedly, “believes in the Johnny Rockets brand and is excited to see its development and growth within the area,” says Weisse.
“New York locals and tourists have enjoyed the traditional all-American fare of Johnny Rockets for many years,” says Jericho Tallman, Public Relations Manager of Johnny Rockets, “at the newest Johnny Rockets restaurant in Westchester, guests can continue to enjoy American classics, but will also have the opportunity to experience some non-traditional fare.” Tallman also added, “We are thrilled about this grand opening, as Johnny Rockets is hoping to continue expansion across the U.S.”
The new Johnny Rockets restaurant will occupy a 3,010 sq. ft. space and employ a staff of 40 locals. The restaurant has a built-in private banquet room ideal for birthday parties, fundraising opportunities and private events. The restaurant is located at 777 White Plains Road, Scarsdale, NY in The Shoppes at Eastchester.


For more information contact:
Cozette Koerber
(949) 330-9317

Jericho Tallman
(949) 517-8716




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