BJ’s Restaurants Opens in West Palm Beach, Florida

BJ's Restaurants Opens in West Palm Beach, Florida

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq:BJRI) today announced the opening of its newest restaurant in West Palm Beach, Florida, on Monday, May 19, 2014. The new BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse is located at the Palm Beach Outlets, Florida’s newest outlet center. The restaurant is approximately 8,500 square feet, seats approximately 280 guests and features BJ’s extensive menu, including BJ’s signature deep-dish pizza, award-winning handcrafted beer and famous Pizookie dessert. Hours of operation are from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight Sunday through Thursday, and 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday.

“We are excited to open our first restaurant in West Palm Beach,” commented Greg Trojan, President and CEO. “The new restaurant is our 17th restaurant in the State of Florida and our fifth restaurant in South Florida, where we have some of our highest sales volumes in the Florida market. Our next restaurant opening is scheduled for mid-August in Oviedo, Florida, which is located in the North Orlando market. To date, we have opened five new restaurants and we remain on track to open six more restaurants this year. We continue to believe that BJ’s unique, contemporary décor provides the perfect environment for all dining occasions, and that our continued focus on quality, flavor, value, moderate prices and sincere service allow BJ’s to pursue amazing for one and all in our Florida and other markets.”

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. currently owns and operates 151 casual dining restaurants under the BJ’s Restaurant & Brewery, BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, BJ’s Pizza & Grill and BJ’s Grill brand names. BJ’s Restaurants offer an innovative and broad menu featuring award-winning, signature deep-dish pizza complemented with generously portioned salads, appetizers, sandwiches, soups, pastas, entrees and desserts, including the Pizookie® dessert. The Company operates several brew pubs in addition to using independent third party brewers to produce and distribute BJ’s critically acclaimed craft beers. The Company’s restaurants are located in California (64), Texas (30), Florida (17), Arizona (6), Colorado (5), Nevada (5), Ohio (4), Washington (4), Oklahoma (3), Oregon (3), Kentucky (2), Virginia (2), Arkansas (1), Indiana (1), Kansas (1), Louisiana (1), Maryland (1) and New Mexico (1). Visit BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. on the Web at