Burger 21 Opens New Location In Kennesaw, GA
Award-Winning Fast Casual Chain Brings Chef-Inspired Burgers to Kennesaw Area
February 13, 2017 // Franchising.com // KENNESAW, GA. - Burger 21® an award-winning, “beyond the better burger” fast casual franchise company based in Tampa, Fla., opened a new franchise location on February 6, 2017 at 1300 Earnest Barrett Pkwy, Suite 310 in the new Kennesaw Marketplace just west of Town Center Mall.
To celebrate the opening, one lucky guest had the chance to win free Cheesy Burgers for a year. Kennesaw residents could download and sign up to win on the Burger 21 “B Loyal” mobile app, then scan their receipt from opening day to be automatically entered into the giveaway to win free Cheesy Burgers for a year. One winner was randomly selected the day after opening. Guests who do not have a smartphone can join the B21 Club to receive the latest special offers and promotions straight to their inbox.
Locally owned and operated by David and Theresa Brown along with Corley Steward, Burger 21 Kennesaw features 21 unique, chef-inspired burger creations, hand-crafted signature shakes, gourmet hot dogs, hand-breaded chicken tenders and fresh salads served in a contemporary-style diner atmosphere with fast, high-touch service.
“Since I grew up in the Kennesaw area, I am super excited to bring Burger 21’s ‘beyond the better burger’ experience to the Kennesaw community,” said David Brown, Burger 21 franchisee. “With consumer demand for fast casual experiences on the rise, we are confident that Burger 21 and its extensive menu will fit perfectly in the greater Kennesaw area.”
Highlights of Burger 21 Kennesaw include:
- 70 new team members hired
- Approximately 3,000 square feet
- Seating for 134 customers with about 122 seats inside the restaurant and 12 on the patio, to start.
The restaurant is open daily from 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Monday - Thursday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 11a.m. – 9 p.m. on Sunday. To learn more about Burger 21 Kennesaw, please call the restaurant at (678) 293- 8010 or visit www.burger21.com. For the latest special offers and promotions, download Burger 21’s “B Loyal” app from the Apple App Store or Google Play. For more information on Burger 21, please visit burger21.com and follow Burger 21 Kennesaw on our local Facebook page.
Burger 21 accolades include being named one of Entrepreneur magazine’s Top New Franchises and Restaurant Business’ 50 Fastest-Growing Small Restaurant Chains of 2016. Additionally, the company has been ranked on Fast Casual's Top 100 “Movers and Shakers” for the last four consecutive years, while Burger 21 Founder and President Mark Johnston was acknowledged as one of Fast Casual’s “Top 25 People” of 2014 for his strategic leadership in the brand’s growth and development. Burger 21 also was named one of QSR's "Best Franchise Deals” of 2014.
About Burger 21
With 23 locations now open in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Texas, and approximately 16 in development in 12 states, Burger 21 is a “beyond the better burger” fast casual franchise concept founded in 2010. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, Burger 21 is a chef-inspired brand with offerings including 21 unique burger creations ranging from hand-crafted, freshly ground Certified Angus Beef® to chicken, turkey, vegetarian, shrimp and tuna burgers, fresh salads, all-beef hot dogs, chicken tenders and an extensive shake bar including hand-crafted shakes, floats and sundaes. Since its inception, the company has provided more than $160,000 in contributions as part of its “B Charitable” initiative, in which it donates 10 percent of its restaurants’ sales to local schools and charities on the 21st of each month.
SOURCE Burger 21