LOUISVILLE, Ky. - July 29, 2014 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Long John Silver's, the world's largest quick service seafood brand, welcomes America back for another community Fish Fry to celebrate 45 years of delicious, affordable seafood. On Saturday, August 2nd, visitors to participating Long John Silver's locations from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM will receive one crispy golden fish filet and a serving of natural-cut fries completely free of charge. The offer is limited to one per person, and is available for dine-in or carryout only (drive-thru is excluded) at participating locations.
"Most folks love a fish fry, so we're bringing our communities together again on Saturday to share a meal and experience why Long John Silver's is America's Fish Fry."
"The fish fry has long been a part of American history because it combines good food and community togetherness," said Mike Kern, CEO of Long John Silver's. "Most folks love a fish fry, so we're bringing our communities together again on Saturday to share a meal and experience why Long John Silver's is America's Fish Fry."
Long John Silver's continues the community fish fry heritage every day with a warm, welcoming environment, friendly staff and irresistible batter-dipped fish cooked to golden perfection. This is the second community Free Fish & Fries event the seafood brand has hosted during a summer of special events and offers designed to surprise and delight loyal customers. At the first event on June 28th, Long John Silver's treated more than 500,000 guests to Free Fish & Fries.
"America's Fish Fry is a continuation of our efforts to encourage Americans to eat more seafood. Our menu has evolved over the last two years to include items that appeal to almost anyone, and we're proud of that evolution," said Kern. "At the same time, we want to celebrate the classic seafood that put us on the map. Our crispy, golden fish offers a unique taste that our guests have come to love and crave. If you missed the first Free Fish & Fries event, this Saturday provides the perfect opportunity to enjoy the taste you love free of charge."
Long John Silver's was founded in 1969 in Lexington, Kentucky by businessman and restaurateur Jim Patterson who sought to bring the unique seafood experience of the American coast to the rest of the country.
Long John Silver's, the world's largest quick service seafood brand, was founded in Lexington, KY., in 1969 and moved its international headquarters to Louisville in 2003. Long John Silver's provides franchise service, food innovation and marketing support to approximately 1,200 Long John Silver's restaurants located throughout the United States and in Asia. For more information, please visit www.ljsilvers.com.