July 24, 2012 // Franchising.com // CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – Recently awarded Best New Restaurant by River Cities’ Readers of the Quad Cities, Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop continues its growth in Iowa with their second location. Cedar Rapids will be the newest addition to the national franchise which is now operating in twelve states. Maintaining the same friendly atmosphere and great taste Capriotti's is famous for, this new location is sure to please guests with their gourmet sandwiches.
Staying true to the 36 year-old Capriotti's tradition, whole, all natural turkeys will be slow roasted in-house daily to ensure the best taste and highest quality ingredients. The nationally renowned Bobbie is sure to be a local favorite, made with fresh turkey, cranberry sauce, stuffing and mayo. Other popular menu items arriving in Cedar Rapids include the Capastrami, crafted with hot pastrami, Swiss cheese, coleslaw and topped with Russian dressing, along with the Delaware-style Cheesesteak with melted white American cheese, onions and peppers. Additional menu items include a variety of appetizing hot and cold subs, cheese steaks, vegetarian options and freshly tossed salads.
“We have had such success in Iowa that we are overjoyed to continue the Capriotti's legacy of outstanding service and exceptional sandwiches in Cedar Rapids,” said Ashley Morris, CEO of Capriotti’s. “Our continued expansion is well underway and achieving great success in numerous new markets, so we can hardly wait to offer Capriotti's great taste to the sandwich lovers of Cedar Rapids.”
Capriotti’s is located at 4640 First Ave. NE., Cedar Rapids, IA 52402. Hours of operation are Monday-Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., Sunday, 11:00 a.m. –8:00 p.m. To reach the Cedar Rapids Capriotti’s please call (319) 393-2900. To join the Capriotti's Text Club and receive free offers text CAPS90 to 25328. For general information, franchising or catering, please visit www.capriottis.com.
Founded in 1976, Capriotti’s Sandwich Company is a multiple award-winning specialty sandwich retailer with more than 78 company-owned and franchise locations in twelve states across the U.S. including: Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Iowa, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Wisconsin and Nevada. With a reputation for gourmet taste, Capriotti’s prides itself on using the freshest ingredients in order to provide customers with a taste of home in every bite. Their signature sandwich, the Bobbie®, was voted “The Greatest Sandwich in America” by thousands of readers across the country and reported by AOL.com. For more information, visit www.capriottis.com.