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–Tijuana Flats Announces Opening of Its Latest Location in Hollywood, Fla.–
ORLANDO, Fla. (Monday, November 1, 2010) - On Monday, November 15, Tijuana Flats, famous for its fresh Tex-Mex food and unique ambiance, opens its latest location at 3357 Sheridan Street in Hollywood, Fla.
The Hollywood location will feature Tijuana Flatsʼ fresh, made-to-order menu, a 14-pump hot sauce bar and all the lively atmosphere patrons have come to expect from the Tex-Mex powerhouse. The 2,600-square-foot restaurant will accommodate indoor seating for 88 guests and outdoor seating for 40 guests. Anyone who has experienced Tijuana Flats knows about its brightly colored wall murals. The mural at this location is no exception, incorporating a cosmic-space sci-fi design along with some local sports decor.
In addition, the restaurant incorporates energy efficient equipment, taking some initial steps in becoming more environmentally cautious. They include:
- Light Emitting Diode (LED) lamps that offer substantially better energy balance than traditional incandescent bulbs
- An Energy Management System (EMS) hood which drastically reduces energy usage
- Solar powered timers in the kitchen
- Low flow toilets that significantly reduce water usage
- Front of the house tile is made from 40 percent pre-consumer recycled materials
Opening week specials include:
Monday, November 15—Opening Day!
Tuesday, November 16—Tijuana Tuesdaze
- Guests enjoy two tacos, chips & a drink for only $4.99
Wednesday, November 17— Jubilee Center of South Broward Day
- 20 percent of sales will be donated to the Jubilee Center, providing emergency resources and relief from hunger and despair
Thursday, November 18—Local Hero Day
- 50 percent off for all Police, Fire, EMT, Military & Teachers (with valid I.D.)
Friday, November 19—Rock Out With Your Guac Out Party
- Featuring live music and tons of giveaways
In addition, Tijuana Flats will be serving $2.00 Dos Equis all week.
To view the Tijuana Flats menu as well as list of locations, visit www.tijuanaflats.com.
About Tijuana Flats
Established in 1995 in Winter Park, Fla., Tijuana Flats is a unique, fast-casual Tex-Mex dining experience featuring superior guest service and fresh, made-to-order food. Tijuana Flats has over 70 locations in Florida, Indiana, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Virginia. The restaurants are typically found in high-traffic areas and average 2,200 square feet.
Since the restaurant first opened its doors in 1995, Tijuana Flats has used zero trans-fatty acids (TFA) cooking oils, 100 percent hormone free, white meat chicken, fresh produce and all of its menu items have been lard free. Customers can choose from flour or whole-wheat tortillas for any of their tacos, burritos, quesadillas, chimichangas and flautas. This restaurant also has a popular “Power Lite” selection, which allows customers to choose low-fat cheese and fat-free sour cream in any menu item. There is no charge for selecting a whole-wheat tortilla or Power Lite.
Known worldwide for their own brand of hot sauces, Tijuana Flats Hot Foods Inc., a separate company, provides the restaurants’ specialty products, hot sauces and condiments, including one of the hottest sauces in the world, Smack My Ass and Call Me Sally…“Going Postal.” For more information about Tijuana Flats, including menu and locations, visit www.tijuanaflats.com.