ORLANDO, Fla. - Nov. 9, 2017 // PRNewswire // - Fuddruckers and locally-based franchisee, NVBH Orange, are putting the final touches on their newest Orlando area restaurant. Located at 4311 E. Colonial Drive in Colonial Town Center, steps from Fashion Square and across from the Executive Airport, the 4,950-square-foot home of the "World's Greatest Hamburgers" is slated to welcome its first guests on November 13.
This is the fourth Fuddruckers for NVBH Orange, a partnership consisting of Nick Vidalia, Ivan Reyes and Nelson Urdaneta. In addition to Orlando sites at 5250 International Drive and 12535 Apopka-Vineland Road, they also own and operate a Fuddruckers in Fort Meyers, FL.
Ideal for a shopping break, business lunch on the run, family outings and date nights, the 182-seat restaurant will feature eclectic décor referencing Fuddruckers' classic, Americana origins. The interior design will incorporate whimsical elements ranging from arcade games to roadhouse signage.
According to Peter Tropoli, Chief Operating Officer of Luby's, Inc., "We're always appreciative of Orlando's warm Florida welcome and are excited to be teaming up with our friends at NVBH again to make it easier than ever for locals to bite into our acclaimed burgers, salads and sandwiches."
Since 1980, Fuddruckers has been obsessed with making the world happier, one great hamburger at a time. Grilled-to-order burgers feature always fresh and never frozen, 100% USDA premium-cut beef with no fillers or additives. Delicious, sesame-topped buns are baked from scratch on-site throughout the day to achieve the perfect combination of crisp crust and melt-in-your-mouth texture.
And while burgers are the signature, the engaging menu offers variety for many tastes with an array of sandwiches, platters and salads. No matter what they choose, customers can customize their meal with a trip to the legendary Build Your Own produce bar, which features fantastic fixings like sun-ripened tomatoes, lettuce, sliced onions, dill pickles, pico de gallo and classic cheese sauce.
Luby's, Inc. (NYSE: LUB) operates 166 restaurants nationally: 88 Luby's Cafeterias, 71 Fuddruckers, and 7 Cheeseburger in Paradise. The Company is the franchisor for 112 Fuddruckers franchise locations across the United States (including Puerto Rico), Canada, Mexico, Italy, the Dominican Republic, Panama, Chile, and Colombia. Additionally, a licensee operates 34 restaurants with the exclusive right to use the Fuddruckers proprietary marks, trade dress, and system in certain countries in the Middle East. The Company does not receive revenue or royalties from these Middle East restaurants. Luby's Culinary Contract Services provides food service management to 23 sites consisting of healthcare, higher education, sport stadiums, and corporate dining locations.