Arooga’s Grille House & Sports Bar announces official opening date for Shelton, CT
The site will reopen on January 16 under a new owner
Harrisburg, PA (RestaurantNews.com) Harrisburg, Pennsylvania-based restaurant group Arooga’s Grille House and Sports Bar announced today that they will reopen their Shelton, CT franchise on January 16, 2022, with new ownership group McBride Holding Company, LLC, marking the group’s third location in the New England market, after Warwick, RI and Attleboro, MA, both of which opened in 2021.
Located at 387 Bridgeport Ave. In Shelton, CT, current and future fans can look forward to what makes Arooga America’s best sports bar with eighty-five wall mounted TVs allowing a view of every game from every seat, their made – elements made-to-order menu from fresh, high-quality ingredients, including handmade appetizers such as their famous BIG Bretzel, hand-breaded mozzarella triangles and Pepper Jack cubes, and of course their 5-time Buffalo Wing Festival award-winning wings, plus handcrafted cocktails made with real juice and premium spirits, and a beer list featuring 40 drafts, including many local craft favorites. Arooga’s is certified by the Green Restaurant Association to reduce its environmental impact and certified gluten-free by Beyond Celiac, offering tons of gluten-free choices on its menu.
Arooga’s Rt. 8 Shelton will open to the public at 11:00 a.m. on January 16e, 2022, with an inauguration ceremony. As an added incentive, the first hundred fans to line up will be entered into a raffle for prizes such as free appetizers, free entrees, free desserts, and free handhelds, and twenty lucky participants will win free wings. for one year.
“We are delighted to reopen this beautiful place,” said Arooga’s Grille House & Sports Bar President and Co-Founder Gary Huether, Jr. “We love the Shelton community and look forward to serving it again under the leadership solid of David McBride and his team.
“We couldn’t be more excited to open in Shelton,” said James Belli, co-owner of McBride Holding Company. “The community has been welcoming and wonderful and we look forward to providing the community with a place to come and enjoy great food, great service and stellar games.”
“We have worked very hard and diligently to prepare both our facilities and our staff for opening week,” said Rich Cady, COO, McBride Holding Company. “We look forward to welcoming every guest to Arooga.”
Drawing participants must be present to win prizes and are encouraged to prepare appropriately for the items as the queue will be outside. A manager must validate all certificates. Winners of “Free Wings for One Year” must be registered by 2/1/22 and will be registered with Arooga’s Rewards to receive five free original or boneless wings each week for 52 weeks. This reward must be redeemed weekly and cannot be carried over. Limit of one exchange per week. Other rules and restrictions may apply.
For more information on the inauguration, follow the Facebook page for the most up-to-date news. New Arooga fans are encouraged to download the Arooga mobile app from the google play Where Apple stores to get a head start on setting up their loyalty account.
The recipient of several national accolades, including selection as a franchise of America’s Next Top restaurants, as well as recognition among Entrepreneur Magazine’s 500 Best Franchises of 2020 and 2021 and the 200 Best Food Franchises 2020, Franchise Times Top 200+ 2020, Best of Full Service Restaurant Magazine 50 Emerging Restaurant Chains 2018, Technomic’s Top 500 Restaurant Chains 2019, Restaurant Business‘s Future 50 2019 and FranServe Fran-Tastic 500 2021, Arooga’s restaurant company continues to charm industry with its commitment to using the latest technologies to improve the customer experience and improve operational practices, creating unique and delicious dishes on the menu with fresh and natural ingredients, and respecting respectful operating methods of the environment in their restaurants as part of their certification by Green Rest having Association.
Arooga’s is an innovative catering group that currently offers different investment models: their traditional concept focused on sports and entertainment and an urban design with a similar theme and a flexible floor plan with a reduced square footage. Arooga’s offers franchise opportunities for its concepts to qualified multi-unit candidates. For more information on the markets available in the United States and abroad, please visit www.aroogasfranchising.net, or contact Keith Swade, Director of Franchise Development at [email protected].
Director of Communications for Arooga