Sink your teeth into our multi-unit growth story of the day!
When kids dream big, dreams become reality! Back in 2001, Ansley Johnson, a 13-year-old North Carolina girl had fallen in love with her summer visits to her grandparents\’ home in Louisiana. It was there that she spread the word about the refreshing and delicious snowballs on hot, summer days and the rest was history!
PELICAN\’S SNOWBALLS (named by Ansley after the Louisiana state bird) got off the ground running and became one of the fastest growing quick-serve dessert franchises in the US. In 2017, the Johnson family sold the franchise to present owners Gregg Fattool and Randall Wright. They\’re opening a new location in Fayetteville, GA soon, increasing from 189 to 208 units (10% growth) since April. They offer catering and colorful seating is for about 30.
Locations trade in AL, CA, FL, GA, KY, LA, MA, MS, NJ, NY, NC, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX and VA.
HONG KONG NOODLE & RICE is coming to the Mott Street Eatery Food Court in the former site of Domo Sushi serving traditional Chinese and Japanese fare.
Directly across from the Soho Clothing Exchange, HUSH COCKTAIL LOUNGE will soon open its doors for lunch and dinner with full bar service.
New Paltz, NY
THE LEMON SQUEEZE is coming soon, bringing a mid-century modern piano bar to the area. Full bar service will be offered with specialty cocktails as well as traditional bar food.
Casual/family style, PUNDA TIBETAN RESTAURANT will open soon serving the best in Chinese cuisine alongside full bar service with an $8-20+ per person check average.
CHAMA MAMA will be opening it\’s third location featuring classic Georgian cuisine with a modern twist. They will offer an exotic full bar menu as well as catering services for private events.
DON BRAVO MEXICAN GRILL is opening in the former site of Creyo Self Serve Frozen Yogurt. They will be offering authentic Mexican cuisine in a casual/family setting.
Robert Giuliani is shaking things up with a new PLAYA BOWLS juice/smoothie location set to replace Al\’s Cafe. Seating is for about 50 and catering is available.
Mouth watering American bar food and crispy draft beers will be the focal point of the new REUNION TAP AND TABLE spot coming soon to Providence Road.
OLIVER\’S EATING AND DRINKING is set to open soon, bringing traditional American fare and full bar service just across from The Pampered Pearl.
YORI KOREAN RESTAURANT will soon bring their unique cooking tecniques and Asian fusion cuisine to Agawam in a casual/family setting.
ASIAN KITCHEN is coming soon, bringing a Chinese and Japanese dining experience in a casual/family atmosphere. Check ranges will be between $8-$20+ per person and seating will be for about 80.
Wake up and smell the coffee Minneapolis! Owner, Fardowsa Elmi will be opening AHLAN COFFEE soon, serving freshly roasted coffee and tea for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
BAFIERN THAI EATERY will be opening soon, taking the place of Soi Restaurant. They will be serving up delicious exotic Asian flavors and spices for lunch and dinner. Full bar service will be available and check averages will be about $8-$20+ per person.
El Paso, TX
Just up the road from the Mc Rae Shopping Center, EL SANCHO BAR AND GRILL will soon open it doors bringing authentic Mexican cuisine to the spot. They will have full bar service and dining in a cozy, casual/family atmosphere.
University Pl, WA
They don\’t call it EUPHORIA BURGER for nothing! They\’re coming soon to Bridgeport way, just behind the Goodfellas Barber Shop. They\’ll be serving burgers and sandwiches for lunch and dinner in a casual/family atmosphere. You can even pair your burger with a shake or enjoy their selection of beer and wine.
Drinks are served! Albuquerque is getting a new bar in town! MOMO LOUNGE will be open for lunch and dinner with traditional bar food. They will serve beer, wine and full bar cocktails.
Las Cruces, NM
Get ready to grab some tacos! The NY Pizza Slice House is making way for a different cuisine. PAJAR MEXICAN KITCHEN will be taking it\’s place across from Arroyo Plaza, offering authentic Mexican fare for lunch and dinner.
Summer might be coming to a close but who says you can\’t still eat ice cream? COUNTRY CREAMERY is coming to “Little Rhody” soon offering a wide array of delicious flavors that\’s sure to please! They\’re replacing Crepe Corner and will be open for lunch and dinner.
OUR PLACE BAR AND GRILL will be opening soon on Salt Springs Road. They will be serving up American Bar food with an $8-$20+ per person check average. Lunch and dinner will be available as well as full bar service.
Great things are coming to Route 42! Fast/casual restaurant, HEEMOS BURGERS FALAFELS AND SHAKES are bringing the flavors full tilt! They\’re open for lunch and dinner with a $6-$15+ per person check average. Juicy burgers, sandwiches and thick shakes are on the menu!
If you\’re heading down South Parker Road, you can grab a great breakfast, lunch or dinner, at GUTHER TODDY\’S DINER. This will be their sixth location offering the best in retro food classics: everything from bacon and eggs to burgers and fries. Check them out at their new location soon!
New Haven, CT
Located in the Taft Building, LUKE BRASSERIE is coming to College Street. They will be serving American cuisine for lunch and dinner with a $10-$30+ per person check average. Additionally, they will be providing full bar service in a beautiful rustic, casual/family setting.
LUCA\’S PIZZA will be opening soon, right next to Bayside Auto Care. They will serve pizza as well as other traditional Italian dishes for lunch and dinner with a $6-$15+ per person check average. While you wait for your next oil change, why not stop in and give them a try?
PANCHO\’S MEXICAN FOOD is coming to the corner of Harrison Drive and Lombard Street, bringing authentic Mexican cuisine to the area. Enjoy delicious chilaquiles, tortas and more in their casual/family restaurant. They will be open for lunch and dinner and check averages are about $6-$15+ per person. Don\’t miss out!
AZTECA MEXICAN GRILL is coming to Philly on North 12th Street! Priding themselves on authentic Mexican cuisine, the owners focus on flavor, spice and food made with love. They will offer lunch and dinner in a casual/family setting and are set to open soon.