Denver, CO, April 16, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Denver-based Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill, a new restaurant group offering the authentic tastes of the Mediterranean, today announced the grand opening of its fast-casual restaurant in Highlands Square April 23. The store is located at 3453 W. 32nd Avenue, Denver, CO 80211 and is open Sunday through Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. and Friday through Saturday 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Residents and workers in the Highlands area can now experience the freshest ingredients and healthy, authentic Mediterranean food without having to leave the neighborhood. This is the eighth Garbanzo to open in Colorado, joining locations in Greenwood Village, Denver, Aurora, Littleton, Park Meadows, Highlands Ranch and Glendale.
“Garbanzo’s mission is to bring the fresh tastes of the Mediterranean to our guests by using top quality ingredients in made-from-scratch recipes,” explains Alon Mor, Garbanzo founder. “Expanding into the Highlands, an area rich with Denver history, charm and distinctive retail opportunities, helps us further establish our roots in the area and enables those in the neighborhood to enjoy our unique and fresh Mediterranean-style food.”
On opening day, Garbanzo guests can participate in several fun activities and receive giveaways. Some of these include:
· Bean toss – Participants may win a free Garbanzo lunch
· Mystery gift cards – The first 100 guests receive a gift card with a chance to win up to $50.00
· Live music – Colorado native Henry Howard will perform
Garbanzo offers guests a variety of healthy, high-quality Mediterranean items with an emphasis on flavor, freshness and authenticity. Guests have the ability to customize every meal with items such as pita, laffas, falafel, shwarma, hummus, seasoned rice, sauces and dressings. All Garbanzo salads and sauces are prepared on-site daily and the pita are baked fresh on-site in every store. The menu features simple and easy definitions and descriptions of each item in an effort to make guests feel comfortable with trying food that may be new to them.
For more information about the Highlands Square restaurant opening, visit www.EatGarbanzo.com.
About Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill
Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill is owned and operated in Colorado. The company’s founder, Alon Mor, grew up in the Mediterranean region and is a 10-year veteran of owning and running restaurants. St. Louis Bread Company/Panera Bread founder Ken Rosenthal also is an owner and co-founder of the company. Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill uses only the freshest, quality ingredients with freshly baked pitas and laffas every day, using no preservatives or trans-fats. To learn more about Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill, visit www.EatGarbanzo.com.