Double R Restaurant Group is pleased to announce the grand opening of Another Broken Egg Café (ABEC) with a Monday, March 31th date for the first Siesta Key location at 140 Avenida Messina. This is the exciting debut of award-winning ABEC in the Sarasota area and is part of Double R Restaurant Group’s dynamic expansion effort in the Sunshine State. Floridians interested in a sneak preview and wishing to support two very worthy local causes can dine prior to the official grand opening date. There is no charge for the public to attend the two separate fundraising events, and donations can be made via cash, check or credit card and will be accepted for the featured nonprofits. Patrons must call the Siesta Key at 941-552-8320 to make a reservation, as seating will be limited. Events are as follows:
Friday, March 28, 2014 (10AM-1PM) will benefit Save Our Seabirds: www.saveourseabirds.org. Save Our Seabirds Wild Bird Learning Center is a non-profit wildlife conservation and education organization located on the former site of The Pelican Man Bird Sanctuary on City Island in Sarasota, Florida. Their mission is to rescue, rehabilitate and release injured birds, and to educate the public about nature and environmental sustainability. Birds that have been rescued but are unable to be returned to the wild are given permanent homes in their Wild Bird Learning Center.
Saturday, March 29, 2014 (9AM-1PM) will benefit The V Foundation by Dick Vitale: www.jimmyv.org. The V Foundation is a charitable organization dedicated to saving lives by helping to find a cure for cancer. The Foundation seeks to make a difference by generating broad-based support for cancer research and by creating an urgent awareness among all Americans of the importance of the war against cancer. The Foundation performs these dual roles through advocacy, education, fundraising, and philanthropy.
Guests dining at Another Broken Egg Café will have plenty of tempting dishes to choose from, and the menu features fresh and nutritious southern-inspired dishes. There are six varieties of eggs benedict, 11 gourmet omelette choices, an exceptional signature Bananas Foster over Belgian waffles, French toast or sweet potato pancakes, southern crabstack, biscuit beignets, along with handcrafted burgers, specialty sandwiches and fresh salads. Each meal is carefully prepared to order with the highest quality and freshest ingredients available. Menu prices range on average from $2.99 to $10.99 for appetizers and $4.79 to $16.99 for entrées.
ABEC menu prices range on average from $8 to $15 and for breakfast cocktails, don’t miss the mimosa, or the house specialty bloody mary priced at $5.99 each. Furthermore, ABEC’s Healthy Side menu, which includes granola, fruit & quinoa, gluten free friendly jumbo pancakes, the skinny omelette, steel cut oats and simply salmon, is also available at both locations.
ABEC mug collectors will also look forward to Siesta Key’s dual palm tree motif on the hand-thrown stoneware. This motif is exclusive to Siesta Key’s location. Each ABEC has its own distinctive symbol on the American made design, which is produced in various colors year round.
Double R Restaurant Group is based in Lafayette, LA and is dedicated to opening restaurants that represent value, with a focus on fresh and comforting food. Double R operates multiple concepts and the company currently has 12 ABECs operating in Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Louisiana with three new locations currently under construction. Double R has plans for an additional seven locations to open in 2014. Double R recently announced its South Florida development agreement to develop 40 locations over the next 10 years. Each new ABEC creates approximately 30 new jobs in the community. Double R is currently searching for qualified candidates in all regions to join their experienced team. Please visit www.dblrrestaurants.com for more information.
Another Broken Egg Café is an award-winning restaurant and a leader in the morning restaurant sector with 33 restaurants to date across the southeast United States, California and Indiana. Ron Green founded the first ABE Café in 1996 on Girod Street in Old Mandeville, Louisiana. The restaurant serves from 7 A.M. through 2 P.M. seven days a week, closing only on Thanksgiving and Christmas with all major credit cards accepted. For more information about the restaurant locations, the history of ABEC and complete menus, please visit www.anotherbrokenegg.com.