Bubbakoo’s Burritos Set to Join Atlantic City’s Resorts Casino Hotel
June 06, 2018 // Franchising.com // Point Pleasant, N.J. - Bubbakoo’s Burritos, a Jersey Shore-based eatery that touts Mexican food fused with American funkiness, is heading south of its Point Pleasant start with a new location in the Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, located in the Quick Bites Food Court (1133 Boardwalk).
“The residents and visitors of Atlantic City are demanding a Mexican-American eatery to join our food hall,” said William White, founder and president of Momentum Hospitality Group, who will own and operate the new Bubbakoo’s location. “We were looking for a local New Jersey brand that was fun, energetic, vibrant and embodied the Jersey Shore vibe. Bubbakoo’s Burritos fits what we were looking for and more. We are thrilled to bring Bubbakoo’s to Atlantic City.”
Bubbakoo’s Burritos offers the usual fast-casual burrito fare such as burritos, bowls, tacos, salad, nachos and quesadillas, but with 16 different protein options - including fried chicken, barbecue pork, Buffalo shrimp and grilled steak, as well as some more unusual flavors such as ghost pepper chicken and sriracha pork. Vegetarian options include a bean-cheese-guacamole combo. And, originals such as The Chiwawa, a cheese-smothered, panko-crusted fried rice ball, keeps Bubbakoo’s faithfuls coming back.
Beyond the menu, Bubbakoo’s offers an environment like no other, with décor reflecting the eatery’s Shore roots, inviting guests to enjoy a host of regional beachside designs, and unmatched service standards that truly make the restaurants feel like home.
“Bubbakoo’s is ecstatic to join Resorts Casino Hotel and bring our infamous burritos, tacos and Chiwawa to those in or visiting Atlantic City,” said Paul Altero, CEO of Bubbakoo’s Burritos. “Coming from our humble beginnings in Point Pleasant, to growing to over 20 locations and now entering Atlantic City, this achievement is a testament to the strength of our brand, one we are extremely proud of.”
According to Altero, Bubbakoo’s has seven locations in various stages of development, with plans have as many as 25 restaurants open by the end of 2018. The chain is looking for experienced and qualified franchisees to continue expanding the brand’s presence in New Jersey and the Tri-State area.
About Bubbakoo’s Burritos
Founded in 2008 and franchising since 2016, Bubbakoo’s Burritos is a New Jersey-based fast casual eatery that fills a unique role in the restaurant space, providing competition to national chains like Chipotle and Qdoba, as well as various regional chains. All meals at Bubbakoo’s are made-to-order and customizable, prepared right in front of the customer. Today, there are over 20 restaurants open and operating throughout New Jersey. For more information, visit www.bubbakoos.com.
About Resorts Casino Hotel
The resort that brought gaming to Atlantic City in 1978, Resorts Casino Hotel, a Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment Property, is at the top of its game today, offering world-class casino action in a relaxed environment that keeps the focus on fun. Resorts Casino Hotel made history as the first American casino outside of Nevada and recently celebrated a major milestone – their 40th anniversary. Winner of 20 Casino Player Magazine 2017 “Best of Gaming Awards,” Resorts Casino Hotel has undergone $100 million in renovations, including the all new state-of-the-art Resorts Conference Center, a large $25 million room renovation project and the $35 million Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville themed entertainment complex with the only beach bar, Landshark Bar & Grill, on the Atlantic City sand open – year round.
Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment assumed management of Resorts Casino Hotel in 2012, a move that has set the stage for its return as the most exciting gaming destination in Atlantic City. Boasting a prime location spanning 11 acres at the northern end of the famed Atlantic City Boardwalk, the resort features 942 guest rooms and suites in two hotel towers, an 80,000-square-foot casino, two theaters, 10 restaurants, a food court featuring five eateries, two VIP slot and table player lounges, a casino bar, indoor-outdoor swimming pool, health club and spa, salon, and retail shops. Its 64,000 square feet of technologically advanced meeting space includes 24 meeting and function rooms, most featuring natural light and ocean views, and a 13,000-square-foot ballroom. For more information, visit our website or call 1.800.334.6378. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or Instagram and view us on YouTube.
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