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Glory Days Grill® Announces New Tampa, Florida Opening

For Release 9:00AM EST
April 14, 2014

Fairfax, VA — April 14, 2014 — Glory Days Grill, a restaurant company with locations in Virginia, Maryland and West Virginia, and MVP Holdings (MVP) of Tampa, Florida, announce the grand opening of MVP’s first Glory Days Grill restaurant in New Tampa, Florida. 

Located in New Tampa at 17508 Dona Michelle Drive, the restaurant features 6,700 square feet of dining space and can seat 245 guests. The dining area includes a semi-private banquet room, patio dining and a bar area that provides additional seating to the main dining room. State-of-the-art sports viewing is available on more than 40 high definition television screens located throughout the restaurant. Glory Days Grill features many entrees starting at just $10, and signature dishes include Macho Nachos, Crab & Shrimp Dip, Hellfire Chicken, Glory Burger®, Philly Cheesesteak, steaks, ribs, seafood and Glory Days award-winning sauces. Lighter options include a wide variety of salads including the Glory Days® Cobb Salad, Grilled Salmon Caesar Salad as well as delicious flatbreads.

In late 2013, Glory Days Grill and MVP entered into an agreement under which MVP will spearhead the expansion of the Glory Days Grill brand throughout the entire state of Florida. The agreement grants MVP the exclusive right to franchise throughout Florida by either opening Glory Days Grill restaurants which they will own and operate, or by servicing future new Glory Days Grill restaurants that will become franchisees of Glory Days Franchising Company.

About Glory Days Grill:

Founded in Fairfax, VA in 1996, Glory Days Grill is a sports-themed family restaurant featuring great food, outstanding service and real-time entertainment.  Every restaurant brings together an award-winning menu with an abundance of televisions tuned to sports, cartoons, news and entertainment with individual speaker stations at each table.  Glory Days Grill has been named Best Casual Theme and Best American Restaurant, Best Sports Bar, along with receiving accolades for Best Ribs, Best Chili and Best Burger. The restaurant company currently owns and operates 18 corporate locations in the tri-state area comprising Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia plus 2 franchised restaurants in Richmond, VA, 1 franchised restaurant in New Tampa, FL, and 1 FANFARE Eatery located in Fairfax Corner, VA. The company will be opening 2 Glory Days Grill restaurants and a second FANFARE Eatery in 2014 as well as expanding its franchising efforts.

About MVP Holdings:

MVP Holdings of Tampa is a private restaurant company located in Tampa, Florida. Sullivan and Basham co-founded OSI Restaurant Partners, now called Bloomin Brands, in the late 1980’s. The partners also own and operate PDQ restaurants, Carmel Café & Wine Bar and Lee Roy Selmon’s restaurants.

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