Russo’s restaurants reach historic level of U.S. and International expansion

Russo’s restaurants, the concepts that have built their reputations on being undeniably authentic in every way, announced today a plan to significantly enhance their U.S. and international presence.

News comes on the heels of an extraordinary first half 2013 for Russo’s restaurants. Russo’s introduction of its ‘Russo’s New York Pizzeria’ brand to an international audience with three openings in the United Arab Emirates. Russo completed agreements to open more than 10 new restaurants in Hawaii, Texas and internationally throughout the Middle East.

Chef Anthony Russo said: “If you look at the quality of restaurant investors we’re attracting it is easy to see why I feel so good about the momentum behind our brands.” Russo continued: “Seasoned restaurateurs who want to add a high performing concept to their portfolio see our brands as great fits for their investment strategies.”

Our franchisees find the Russo’s concepts to be refreshing a change of pace from what they are used to in terms of the made-from-scratch menu items and the unique environments we create. These elements, along with the a proven return on investment are grabbing the attention of industry insiders.” Added Russo.