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Glory Days Grill® Opens Tenth Restaurant in Florida

Gaithersburg, MD — December 4, 2018 — Glory Days Grill, a sports-themed casual dining family restaurant chain operating 34 corporate and franchised restaurants in Florida, Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, and West Virginia, has opened its tenth location in the state of Florida. The Fort Myers restaurant, located on Daniels Parkway, boasts a spacious dining room and bar with an abundance of TVs and comfortable outdoor seating. Featured food offerings including our famous Glory Wings, hand-battered Fabulous Fish Fry, and The Glory™ Burger.

Glory Days Grill’s multi-unit franchisee in Florida opened its first restaurant in the state in April 2014 in New Tampa. In 2015, three more locations followed in Palm Harbor, Carrollwood, and St Petersburg. Glory Days Grill of Lakeland opened for business in 2016, and two more restaurants, in Odessa and Brandon, opened their doors in 2017. In 2018, our Glory Days Grill franchisee opened additional Glory Days Grill restaurants in Sarasota, Brooksville, and Fort Myers, Florida, bringing their total number of restaurants to ten in the state.

The president of our Glory Days Grill franchisee, Jesse McPherson, is already looking towards the future. “We are currently planning four more restaurants in the Florida market during the next calendar year, including St Petersburg/Tyrone, Tallahassee, Wesley Chapel, and Riverview,” explains McPherson. “Glory Days Grill is an ideal concept for communities with young families, sports fans, and food lovers, and we are excited to introduce these new markets to the brand.”

More About Glory Days Grill:
Founded by Richard Danker, Bob Garner and Jeff Newman, Glory Days Grill is a full-service, sports-themed family restaurant featuring a wide selection of food items served at very affordable prices with outstanding service and real-time entertainment.  Every restaurant brings together award-winning menus accompanied by numerous large screen televisions tuned to a variety of sports, cartoons, news and entertainment offerings. Tables and booths have individual volume-controlled speaker stations adding to the guest’s enjoyment.  Many locations have private banquet facilities and all feature catering services. Glory Days Grill has been named Best Casual Theme Restaurant, Best American Restaurant, Best Sports Bar, and has also received accolades for Best Ribs, Best Wings, Best Chili, Best Burger and Best Bartender to name a few. For more information, visit and


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