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El Torito, Acapulco, Chevys Fresh Mex and El Torito Grill Will Salute Veterans with Complimentary Meals on Veterans Day

El Torito, Acapulco, Chevys Fresh Mex and El Torito Grill Will Salute Veterans with Complimentary Meals on Veterans Day

El Torito, Acapulco, Chevys and El Torito Grill will thank our men and women in uniform by offering all military personnel, past and present, a complimentary meal on Veteran’s Day. All a veteran or current service member has to do is show up at any El Torito, El Torito Grill, […]

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Newly Renovated Seaside Cantina Evokes the Feeling of a Beachside Resort

Newly Renovated Seaside Cantina Evokes the Feeling of a Beachside Resort

In keeping with its desire to serve up romantic fun and lasting memories, along with luscious simplicity inspired by Mexico’s West Coast cuisine, Las Brisas is unveiling its new Seaside Cantina; recently remodeled with improvements and enhancements designed to offer guests a vacation and resort-like feel. Among the many new […]

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El Torito Salutes Veterans with a Free Meal on Veterans Day

El Torito Salutes Veterans with a Free Meal on Veterans Day

Founded in 1954, El Torito continues to be a pioneer in the California full service Mexican casual dining restaurant segment. El Torito is a destination where relentless hospitality creates memorable experiences. The welcoming Hacienda setting, food you crave and genuine hospitality all make guests feel like they are part of […]

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Team Real Mex Restaurants Dominates the Culinary Clash Cooking Competition

Team Real Mex Restaurants Dominates the Culinary Clash Cooking Competition

Golden Glove Award for Best Tasting Food Highlights Real Mex Sweep A culinary team from El Torito led Real Mex Restaurants to a dominating victory at the 2016 Western Food Expo’s “Culinary Clash” cooking competition.  Team Real Mex won 5 of 12 awards at the 2016 Culinary Clash (Battle of […]

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Chevys Fresh Mex Unveils New Look for its Restaurant Opening in Northridge Fashion Center on August 29th

Chevys Fresh Mex Unveils New Look for its Restaurant Opening in Northridge Fashion Center on August 29th

Chevys Fresh Mex – known for its sizzling fajitas, house made chips and salsa, hand crafted margaritas and California-inspired Mexican creations, will open a new location in the Northridge Fashion Center on August 29, 2016. The 5,900 square foot, 200-seat restaurant is the first company-owned location to open since 2007. […]

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Restaurant People Report 3/09/15

Restaurant People Report 3/09/15

East Coast Wings & Grill recently named Stacey Kane as Vice President of Marketing. With more than 20 years of experience working with and building multi-unit restaurant chains, some of Kane’s previous positions in the industry include Global Director of Buzz at AmRest Restaurants and Vice President of Marketing at […]

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Real Mex Names 35-Year Industry Veteran Bryan Lockwood As Chief Executive Officer

Real Mex Names 35-Year Industry Veteran Bryan Lockwood As Chief Executive Officer

Real Mex Restaurants, the largest full service, casual dining Mexican restaurant chain in the United States, today announced that Bryan Lockwood has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Lockwood is a proven executive with extensive operational expertise in the restaurant industry. Prior to joining Real Mex, he served […]

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Real Mex Announces Leadership Appointments

Real Mex Restaurants, the largest full service, casual dining Mexican restaurant chain in the United States, today announced the following appointments: Blake Barnett to Chief Financial Officer; Rio Gueli to Executive Vice President of Operations; Mark Bartholomay to Executive Vice President of Operations; Jared Dougherty to Senior Vice President of […]

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Real Mex Restaurants Names Charles ‘Charly’ Robinson President & CEO

Real Mex Restaurants, the nation’s largest full-service, casual dining Mexican restaurant chain operator, today named veteran restaurant executive Charles E. Robinson as President & CEO.  Robinson, who will also serve on the Real Mex board of directors, replaces interim CEO Christopher R. Thomas , who has served in the post […]

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Chevys Fresh Mex Announces Paul Martin Promotion and Kent Russell New Hire

Chevys Fresh Mex, a national border cantina-style Mexican restaurant chain, announces an expanded leadership team with the promotion of Paul Martin to vice president of operations and the hiring of Kent Russell for its director of marketing position. In his new role, Martin is responsible for building sales, running operations, […]

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Chevys Fresh Mex Introduces New Kids Menus, Fun Activities

Chevys Fresh Mex, a national border cantina-style Mexican restaurant chain, announced today the rollout of new kids menus featuring healthy, seasonal items that parents can feel good about and kids will crave. The menus, which debut on July 17, are compliant with the National Restaurant Association’s highly celebrated Kids LiveWellSM […]

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Chevys Fresh Mex Hosts National Tequila Day Fiesta and Specials

Chevys Fresh Mex, a national border cantina-style Mexican restaurant chain, will host a National Tequila Day Fiesta starting July 20 with special menu and drink offers leading up to National Tequila Day on July 24. This month Chevys is kicking off the celebration on July 20 by inviting guests to […]

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Chevys Fresh Mex Introduces Gluten-free Menu As Part Of Brand Revitalization

Chevys Fresh Mex, a national border cantina-style Mexican restaurant chain, announces a new gluten-free menu with entrees and a la carte items that cater to guests with gluten-related disorders. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), as many as one in 133 Americans have Celiac disease and gluten-related disorders […]

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Post-bankruptcy, Chevys Fresh Mex tries pilot project, lunch menu

Chevys Fresh Mex doesn’t want to be the same chain it was a few years ago, saddled as it was with poor food quality, a rotating roster of owners, a struggling service staff and an outdated brand. But its parent company, Cypress-based Real Mex Restaurants, exited Chapter 11 bankruptcy last […]

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