Local Entrepreneurs Open Seventh Restaurant on Highway 707 in Murrells Inlet
January 23, 2012 // Franchising.com // Murrells Inlet, S.C. - BoBenton is satisfying Murrells Inlet residents’ craving for Bojangles’ Famous Chicken ‘n Biscuits with the opening of its newest location at 12005 Highway 707 on January 19, 2012.
Situated on the corner of TPC Boulevard and Highway 707, the new Bojangles’ features drive-thru and in-store dining with breakfast served all day, including made-from-scratch proprietary menu items. Spanning 4,000 square feet, the new location carries on the Bojangles’ warm, friendly tradition in a spacious environment.
“We are thrilled to open a new Bojangles’ restaurant in Murrells Inlet and serve residents of the local community a delicious, satisfying meal,” said Mark Kiskunas, CFO of BoBenton, who owns and operates Bojangles’ with his father-in-law Keith Benton and operating partner Alan Chestnut. “Bojangles’ is sure to impress new and longtime fans of the brand and we look forward to offering the most flavorful chicken and biscuits in town.”
Murrells Inlet’s Bojangles’ can seat up to 72 guests and offers free Wi-Fi as well as flat screen televisions. The unique interior and exterior design enhancements reflect Bojangles’ shift towards fast casual dining, blending quick-service with a casual dining atmosphere. Plus, at the drive-thru, Bojangles’ is setting the industry standard, turning orders routinely in less than a minute.
“Being local residents ourselves, we plan on engraining ourselves in the community by partnering with local charities and organizations,” added Mark Kiskunas. “We want Bojangles’ to be a social hub for the local community where guests feel right at home.”
The new location in Murrells Inlet is BoBenton’s seventh Bojangles’ in the region, joining existing locations in Conway, Myrtle Beach, Surfside and Little River. All of BoBenton’s Bojangles’ restaurants contribute to the economic landscape through local business and construction developments while employing upwards of 30 full and part-time staff members. BoBenton plans to continue its growth of the brand with additional locations throughout South Carolina in the coming years.
For more information or to contact Bojangles’ in Murrells Inlet, please call 843-357-0707.
Founded in 1977 in Charlotte, N.C., Bojangles’ Restaurants Inc. serves such classic menu items as made-from-scratch buttermilk biscuits; specially seasoned, never frozen fried chicken; Legendary Iced Tea™, steeped the old-fashioned way; and a variety of flavorful fixin’s. Bojangles’ boasts more than 500 locations in 10 states and the District of Columbia, primarily in the Southeast, as well as two international restaurants. For more information, visit www.bojangles.com or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.