September 02, 2016 // Franchising.com // IRVINE, CA – Burger lovers in Dana Point will have a new reason to celebrate when The Habit Burger Grill (Nasdaq: HABT) opens a new restaurant featuring a drive-thru on Wednesday, Sept. 7 at 10:30am. The new Habit Burger Grill, home of the popular, award-winning Charburgers that are always grilled over an open flame and made to order, is located at 32505 Golden Lantern, in the Ocean Ranch Village, in Dana Point.
On Tuesday, Sept. 6 from 11:30 – 1:30pm, the first 200 people who visit the Habit will enjoy a free chargrilled meal from pre-selected menus. Two pre-opening fundraisers will support Dana Hills High School Football and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation on Saturday, September 3 from 11:30-1:30pm and 5-7pm with 100% of the proceeds going back to these organizations.
The more than 2,900-square-foot Habit restaurant seats 42 people with additional patio seating for 28 guests. The restaurant will be open Sunday 10:30am – 10pm (drive-thru open until 11pm), and Monday – Saturday 10:30am – 11pm (drive-thru open until 12 midnight).
Better burgers are just the beginning at The Habit where the menu also includes hand-cut salads, grilled sandwiches including line-caught, sushi grade albacore tuna, fresh chicken and hand-filetted marinated grilled tri-tip, and sides including onion rings, sweet potato and French fries and tempura green beans. Guests can choose from a variety of peppers, lemons, limes and sauces at a complimentary condiment bar to customize the flavor of their meal. The Habit also serves shakes and malts.
The Habit is known for its award-winning Charburger which features 100% fresh, never frozen ground beef grilled over an open flame and topped with melted cheese, caramelized onions, mayo, pickles, fresh tomato and crisp lettuce and served on a toasted bun. The Habit has been serving the Best Tasting Burger in America exactly this way since the first restaurant opened in 1969.
Connect with The Habit on social media at facebook.com/habitburger, instagram.com/habitburgergrill, twitter.com/habitburger and youtube.com/habittube.
The Habit Burger Grill is a burger-centric, fast casual restaurant concept that specializes in preparing fresh, made-to-order chargrilled burgers and sandwiches featuring USDA choice tri-tip steak, grilled chicken and sushi-grade albacore tuna cooked over an open flame. In addition, it features fresh made-to-order salads and an appealing selection of sides, shakes and malts. The Habit was named the “best tasting burger in America” in July 2014 in a comprehensive survey conducted by one of America’s leading consumer magazines. The first Habit Burger Grill opened in Santa Barbara, California in 1969 and has since grown to more than 150 restaurants in 16 markets throughout California, Arizona, Florida, Idaho, Maryland, Nevada, New Jersey, Utah, Virginia and Washington. More information is available at www.habitburger.com.
SOURCE The Habit Burger Grill