Lemonshark Poké Swims Into Chico With New Restaurant
Rapidly Growing Poké Franchise Continues Home State Expansion
September 06, 2018 // Franchising.com // BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - LemonShark Poké, a “fine-casual” premium poké concept known for serving top-quality locally-sourced ingredients announces its newest location in Chico, CA. The store officially opened its doors on September 1, and is poised to become a leader in the community’s growing dining scene.
Owner Camie Poyner is a lifelong Chico native with a background in medical device and restaurant food sales. In 2017, she knew it was time to take the necessary steps to achieve her lifelong dream of being a business owner. Upon learning about LemonShark Poké, she knew the concept would fill a gap within the Chico community, and immediately fell in love with its top-notch service, modern decor and corporate support team.
Named after the Lemon Shark who only consumes the very best fish possible, LemonShark Poké prides itself on serving the finest quality ingredients to its guests. In addition to traditional poké offerings, the menu includes shareable appetizers such as tempura shrimp and egg rolls, and its signature Hawaii Katsu menu that features cooked-to-order, delectable entrées including chicken, Alaskan cod and more!
LemonShark Poké’s new location provides Chico locals with an elevated dining experience – featuring Japanese-inspired upscale, chic décor and seating for more than 30 people. Furthermore, the restaurant offers a selection of beer and sake, which includes local beer including Sierra Nevada, four sake options, and a unique Sake Spritzer, which is comprised of Mandarin sake and Stubborn orange hibiscus soda.
“Chico is the perfect location for LemonShark Poké to continue its expansion throughout the state of California,” said Tobi Miller, president and co-founder of LemonShark Poké. “This is a vibrant, diverse community and we are certain that the City of Roses will enjoy all of LemonShark Poké's fresh menu items, delicious beer and sake, as well as our relaxed dining atmosphere.”
LemonShark Poké is located at 501 Main Street, Chico, CA 95928. Hours of operation are Sunday through Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. For more information, please call 530-774-2976 or visit www.lemonsharkpoke.com.
About LemonShark Poké
LemonShark Poké is a fast casual, premium poké franchise that serves locally crafted poké. LemonShark’s mission is for sushi lovers and health conscious consumers who seek a premium product, LemonShark Poké serves only the finest quality ingredients in refined environments for a great value. Unlike other poké concepts, LemonShark Poké provides a combination of extraordinary service, a comprehensive food selection and a tight family community. LemonShark Poké is named after the Lemon Shark, a social species that hunts only on the finest quality of fish. The Lemon Shark looks for healthy, mature fish to prey on. Inspired by the discerning Lemon Shark, LemonShark Poké creates poké with only the finest line-caught fish available that is certified dolphin, sea turtle and sea mammal safe. LemonShark differs from other poké restaurants in that it offers a premium product and environment. Each location is spacious, inviting customers to sit and enjoy their meal, rather than grab and go.
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