Chili's opens first Singapore restaurant

Chili's Grill & Bar, a USA-based casual dinning restaurant franchise, has opened its first Singapore outlet. Grandko Restaurants opened the outlet as part of franchise deal with Chili's Grill & Bar, which will see the company open four new restaurants in Singapore by 2011. Chili's Grill & Bar is owned by Brinker Inernational and has franchises operating in 28 countries outside the USA.

John Reale, Brinker International's President of Global Business Development, said: "We're excited to work with Grandko to bring the Chili's brand to the thriving and vibrant city of Singapore. We can't wait to invite guests to 'Pepper in Some Fun' at their local Chili's."