NEW UNO CHICAGO GRILL OPENS IN CLAY
Opening Marks Twenty-eighth Uno Restaurant in New York
Boston, Mass., (November 19, 2003)
– Uno Restaurant Holdings Corp., known for Chicago’s
Original Deep Dish Pizza™, announces the opening of
its twenty-eighth Uno Chicago Grill restaurant in New York.
The new Uno Chicago Grill is located at 3974 State Road
31 near the Great Northern Mall. The store will officially
open for business on Thursday, November 20. The hours of
operation are Sunday through Thursday 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.
and Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
“We are proud to be part of the Clay community and
are excited to open another Uno Chicago Grill in New York,”
said Uno President and Chief Operating Officer Paul MacPhail.
“We continue to add innovative, high-quality items
to our grill menu, and our Clay customers know and love
our famous Chicago-style deep dish pizza.”
The newly built Uno Chicago Grill will open with 120 employees
and will seat 230 guests. The restaurant will be run by
General Manager Jason Spelicy, who has been with Uno for
“We’re very excited to offer a variety of shrimp,
steak and pasta dishes in addition to our famous Chicago-style
deep dish pizza. Uno Chicago Grill has the best food around
and the Clay community is in for a real treat,” said
Uno Chicago Grill offers a complete casual dining menu,
including ribs, seafood, juicy burgers and steaks, innovative
pasta dishes, scrumptious appetizers and desserts, as well
as its signature Chicago Original Deep Dish Pizza™
available in a variety of fresh fillings.
The company continues to earn accolades from industry and
business publications. In 2003, Uno Chicago Grill was named
by Entrepreneur Magazine as
the #1 franchise opportunity in their category. The company
also was selected by Franchise Times
as one of the top 20 companies to watch in 2003.
Based in Boston, Uno Restaurant Holdings
Corp. currently has a system of almost 200 company-owned
and franchise full service units. Uno Chicago Grill restaurants
are located in 34 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto
Rico, South Korea and the United Arab Emirates. The company
also operates a consumer foods division, which supplies
airlines, movie theaters, hotel restaurants and supermarkets
with both frozen and refrigerated private label foods and
branded Uno products. For more information, visit www.unos.com.
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