June 15, 2012 // Franchising.com // Hamilton, NJ - Panchero’s Mexican Grill opened Tuesday, Jan. 24 at 691 U.S. Highway 130 North in Hamilton. To celebrate they held a Dollar Burrito Night from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 1.
The owners are Pranav Desai, Dilip Naik and Mahul Patel, who will serve as managing partner. Patel was formerly an owner-operator in the wireless phone industry, but he has always wanted to get into the restaurant industry.
“This exciting opportunity came along at the right time so I decided to make a move,” Patel said. “The food at Panchero’s is fresh and delicious and I think it will be a big hit in the Hamilton area. The quick-serve Mexican segment is fast growing and we look forward to a long future with Panchero’s. We plan to open additional restaurants in the tri-state region within the next three years.”
Founded in 1992 by Rodney L. Anderson and his father, Thomas R. Anderson, Coralville, Iowa-based Panchero's Mexican Grill is a quick-serve, fresh-Mexican franchise that serves its signature fresh-pressed tortillas filled with the freshest, highest-quality ingredients. Burritos are customized and mixed with “Bob the Tool” to get every ingredient in every bite and the menu also includes quesadillas, tacos, burrito bowls, and salads. Panchero’s currently has more than 50 locations in the United States and the company plans to have 65 restaurants open across the country by the end of 2013. For more information, visit www.pancheros.com.