December 06, 2013 // Franchising.com // Brooklyn, NY – Romacorp, Inc., parent company for Tony Roma’s restaurants, and Atlantic Yards Plaza, LLC, licensed franchisee of Tony Roma’s, together announce the opening of a new Tony Roma’s location in Brooklyn, NY scheduled for December 10, 2013, the day after what would have been Tony’s 90th birthday. "As a Brooklyn resident I am incredibly excited to welcome Tony Roma's to the neighborhood. It is amazing to see how far his restaurant has grown globally. I am so proud and I know he would be too," said Sarina Roma, daughter of Tony Roma.
The restaurant is approximately 6,500 square feet, seats 265 guests and touts fifteen flat screen televisions placed throughout, a full bar and dining room. The menu will include Tony Roma’s Signature Baby Backs and Tony’s original recipe BBQ sauce along with other steak favorites such as filet medallions with three different hand crafted toppings. Additionally, this location will also offer breakfast options from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. "We are excited about the continued growth and success of the Menexas family and Tony Roma’s." commented Ken Myres, President of Romacorp, Inc. Brothers, Steve and George Menexas currently own and operate two Tony Roma’s locations in Bayside and West Nyack, NY and were named "Best Franchise Operator of the Year," for Tony Roma’s in 2010. "We love the Tony Roma’s brand and are committed to growing our franchise. We will also have the fourth location opening in Long Island in 2014", commented Steve Menexas, franchise owner.
Surrounded by historical landmarks, Tony Roma’s is conveniently located across from the Barclay’s Center Arena, which will host hundreds of sporting events annually, including: Home games for the Brooklyn Nets basketball team, New York Islanders hockey team as well as numerous high-profile concerts. The address: 673 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217.
Romacorp, Inc., is the parent company of Tony Roma’s restaurants, the world’s largest casual dining concept specializing in ribs. Romacorp, Inc. has over 150 restaurant locations on six continents and is one of the most globally recognizable names in the industry. The first Tony Roma’s restaurant opened more than 40 years ago in North Miami, Florida.
SOURCE Romacorp, Inc.