CARROLLTON, Texas // PRNewswire // -- T.G.I. Friday's restaurants today announced it will offer Jack Daniel's® Burgers and Jack Daniel's® Chicken Sandwiches for $5 and will offer $5 off all Jack Daniel's® Grill entrees for a limited time at approximately 600 participating restaurants in the U.S.A.
"With football season right around the corner, we wanted to give our guests a robust environment to watch their favorite teams and games while experiencing the incredible Jack Daniel's Grill flavors for an incredible value," said Andrew Jordan, senior vice president of marketing for T.G.I. Friday's. "You won't find a better burger or chicken sandwich for the money anywhere and you can only get them at Friday's. And with $5 off our signature Jack Daniel's Grill entrees, things could get messy. You may need a bib."
T.G.I. Friday's Jack Daniel's® Burger is basted with Jack Daniel's® glaze and stacked with two strips of crispy bacon and smoky Provolone cheese on a toasted bun. Friday's Jack Daniel's® Chicken Sandwich features grilled chicken basted in Jack Daniel's® glaze and topped with bacon, mixed cheese, Cajun onion straws, lettuce, tomatoes, pickles and Jack Daniel's® mayo on a bun.
Earlier this month, T.G.I. Friday's, in a friendly bet with its #1 Fan "Woody," agreed to let Woody give away either a Jack Daniel's® Burger or Jack Daniel's® Chicken Sandwich to the first 500,000 people who become his fan on Facebook prior to September 30, 2009. If Woody successfully gets 500,000 fans, they will each receive a coupon for the offer, which is redeemable during Woody Week in mid-October at participating restaurants in the U.S.A. The coupon is required for redemption.
With more than 900 restaurants in 60 countries, including approximately 600 restaurants in the U.S., T.G.I. Friday's offers great food, innovative drinks and a unique experience filled with flair and a Thank God It's Friday's™ attitude. Friday's authentic, engaging atmosphere makes it the perfect place to escape, socialize and connect with people while getting a rejuvenating second wind. Members of Give Me More Stripes®, Friday's guest recognition program, receive free stuff and special perks year-round. As the original casual dining restaurant, T.G.I. Friday's has a rich heritage which includes being credited with popularizing Happy Hour, Long Island Iced Tea and Loaded Potato Skins. T.G.I. Friday's is also famous for its flair bartenders, approximately 8000 of whom compete annually for the title of the "World's Greatest T.G.I. Friday's Bartender."
Carlson Restaurants Worldwide Inc., the parent company of TGI Friday's Inc., is a privately held company owned by Minneapolis-based Carlson, a world leader in the hospitality, travel and marketing industries. As of September 2009, Carlson Restaurants Worldwide owns, operates, franchises or licenses more than 1,000 restaurants in 60 countries.
SOURCE T.G.I. Friday's Restaurants