LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. (CPK) (Nasdaq:CPKI), home of the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas, creative salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts, opened a new full-service location in McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada today. The new CPK restaurant, opened by franchise partner HMSHost Corporation, a world leader in travel dining and shopping, is located in the newly expanded Concourse D, which hosts sixteen different air carriers including Jet Blue, United and American Airlines.
The menu at the McCarran International Airport CPK features a specialized selection of CPK's most popular pizzas, pastas, salads, soups, appetizers and desserts from the full-service restaurant menu, including the new Buffalo Chicken Pizza, Chicken Tequila Fettuccine, Original BBQ Chicken Chopped Salad, Spinach Artichoke Dip and Red Velvet Cake. A variety of sandwiches including the Pesto Chicken Salad Sandwich will be available along with a selection of beverages.
In addition to the items from the full-service restaurant menus, the new CPK restaurant in McCarran will offer a full breakfast menu. Highlighted by a great selection of breakfast pizzas including Florentine Pizza, Applewood Smoked Bacon and Italian Sausage Pizza and pizzas topped with eggs-any-style, the breakfast menu will also offer omelets and Banana Pecan Waffles.
California Pizza Kitchen, Inc., founded in 1985, is a leading casual dining chain featuring an imaginative line of hearth-baked pizzas, including the original BBQ Chicken Pizza, and a broad selection of distinctive pastas, salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts. Of the chain's 249 restaurants, 205 are company-owned and 44 operate under franchise or license agreements. There are currently 25 restaurants located internationally in China, Japan, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Mexico, South Korea, Guam and Indonesia. There are 9 company-owned CPK ASAP locations and 18 airport locations franchised by HMSHost Corporation. CPK premium pizzas are also available to sports and entertainment fans at three Southern California venues including Dodgers Stadium, Angel Stadium of Anaheim and STAPLES Center. Also included in the company's portfolio of concepts is LA Food Show Grill & Bar, which has locations in Manhattan Beach and Beverly Hills, California. The company also has a licensing arrangement with Kraft Pizza Company, which manufactures and distributes a line of California Pizza Kitchen premium frozen pizzas. For more details, visit www.cpk.com.
SOURCE: California Pizza Kitchen, Inc.