CHARLOTTE, NC - (Marketwired - June 23, 2015) - Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOTR) (Chanticleer Holdings, or the "Company"), owner and operator of multiple restaurant brands internationally and domestically, announced today that BGR: The Burger Joint ("BGR") was voted "Best Burger in DC" and second in "Best Fries" in 2015 Best of Washington, DC metro area in the Washingtonian, the magazine Washington lives by and is the region's top source of information for dining, shopping, entertainment, and personalities.
"It is an honor to receive commendation from one of the largest magazines in the DC metro area. We are very proud of our prime, dry-aged burgers grilled over an open flame and will continue to strive to be the best burger in town," stated Nate Ripley, President of BGR: The Burger Joint.
"These awards continue to reaffirm Chanticleer's vision of bringing together the best concepts in America and taking these amazing concepts abroad into international markets," said Mike Pruitt, CEO of Chanticleer Holdings, Inc.
BGR currently has nine corporate owned locations, twelve franchises including two international locations in Kuwait. The Company is expected to open its Springfield, VA location this summer.
BGR: The Burger Joint is helping lead the better burger market with a menu designed around our commitment to using only the highest quality ingredients. BGR's menu is designed around an exclusive blend of Prime, Dry-aged burgers, grilled over an open flame. BGR operates stores domestically and internationally, with franchise opportunities in both markets. For more information, visit www.bgrtheburgerjoint.com, or follow us on Facebook (/BGRBurgerJoint) or Twitter (@BGRBurgerJoint).
Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Chanticleer Holdings (HOTR), together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates restaurant brands in the United States and internationally. The Company is a franchisee owner of Hooters® restaurants in international markets including Australia, South Africa, and Europe, and two Hooters restaurants in the United States. The Company also owns and operates American Burger Co., BGR: The Burger Joint, and owns a majority interest in Just Fresh restaurants in the U.S.
For further information, please visit www.chanticleerholdings.com
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