August 13, 2013

Pollo Tropical® – Famous for its flame grilled chicken and other fresh Caribbean favorites – is set to celebrate its 100th company-owned location on Friday, August 16th in Alpharetta at 10900 Haynes Bridge Road. Pollo Tropical is marking the milestone with the entire Atlanta community by hosting a 12-hour Grand Opening Beach Party, where one lucky winner from among the first 100 guests in line for the 10:00 a.m. opening will win an instant Trip to the Tropics Weekend Getaway in Miami – where the brand originated!

Pollo Tropical will also be thanking its loyal Atlanta patrons by awarding the first 100 guests at the new Alpharetta location with coupons valid for a free Pollo Tropical Family Meal on a future visit. Participants are being urged to arrive early with their bags packed and ready to travel. The winner of the Pollo Tropical Trip to the Tropics Weekend Getaway will be announced at 11:00 a.m. The winner will be whisked away in a limousine to pick up the guest of their choice (trip is for two) and then taken to the airport for an afternoon departure.

Additionally, Pollo Tropical will be giving away $1,000 in Pollo Tropical Gift Cards! One $100 Pollo Tropical Gift Card will be awarded every hour in prize drawings from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Winners must be present to win. The Grand Opening Beach Party event will also include surfing contests on two surfing simulators, music, interactive Chalk Art and a Tropical Greeting Mural – where Pollo Tropical fans can share their artistic talent.

This new Atlanta Pollo Tropical location in Alpharetta features Pollo Tropical’s famous Open Flame Grilled Chicken, Create Your Own TropiChop® Bowls, savory Mojo Roast Pork, and Guava BBQ Riblets.

To top off its tropical menu offerings, the Pollo Tropical Salsa Bar is stocked with a variety of unique and tempting sauces including the Spicy Poyo Poyo Sauce, Cilantro Garlic, Fresh Salsa, Salsa Fuego, Curry Mustard, Guava BBQ and more. The new location also features the “Pollo on the Go” drive thru.

The new Pollo Tropical in Alpharetta opens daily at 10:30 a.m. The location is just off Turner McDonald Parkway (Exit 9). Other Atlanta area Pollo Tropical restaurants are located at 2955 Cobb Parkway, 825 Duluth Highway in Lawrenceville and 840 Ernest Barrett Parkway in Kennesaw.

“Our new Alpharetta location is our fourth location in Atlanta and our 100th company-owned location system,” said Danny Meisenheimer, Pollo Tropical Chief Operating Officer. “We are proud and excited to bask in this important milestone and look forward to the day when the entire world can enjoy the menu, passion and price value that is Pollo Tropical.”

All of the Pollo Tropical Grand Opening Beach Party activities in Alpharetta take place Friday, August 16th at the new
Pollo Tropical location at 10900 Haynes Bridge Road. For more information please visit pollotropical.com.