BROOMFIELD, Colo., Nov. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, Inc., the largest craft brewery restaurant operator in the country, announced today that in honor of Veterans Day participating locations will offer a complimentary craft beer to active and retired military personnel in appreciation of their service to our country. CraftWorks' concepts include Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurants, Rock Bottom Restaurants & Breweries, Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom and ChopHouse & Brewery restaurants nationwide. Locations that are prohibited from providing a free craft beer will offer a free appetizer.
"CraftsWorks is grateful to all of our veterans and active members of the military who have made tremendous sacrifices to protect our country," said Srinivas Kumar, chief executive officer, CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, Inc. "As a token of our appreciation, we hope they will visit our restaurants on Veterans Day and enjoy one of our craft brew selections, as well as our made-from-scratch favorites."
On Tuesday, Nov. 11, veterans and active military personnel can show their valid military-issued identification card with their rank and service branch or come dressed in uniform to receive their complimentary craft beer or appetizer. To locate the nearest restaurant, veterans can visit www.craftworksrestaurants.com.
CraftWorks, with nearly 200 company-owned and franchised locations nationwide, operates the Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurants, Rock Bottom Restaurants & Breweries, Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom and ChopHouse & Brewery, as well as other regional restaurant brands including Big River Grille, Bluewater Grille, A1A Ale Works, Ragtime Tavern Seafood & Grill and Seven Bridge Grille & Brewery. As a portfolio company, each restaurant brand is unique in its culinary approach, as well as in the craft beers that it brews and offers in its restaurants. For more information on CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, visit www.craftworksrestaurants.com.
CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, Inc. is the largest craft brewery restaurant operator in the country with nearly 200 franchised and company-owned restaurants primarily operating under the Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom, Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurants and Rock Bottom Restaurants & Breweries brands. As a leader in the casual dining segment, CraftWorks also operates strong regional brands, including ChopHouse and Big River, and employs more than 12,000 people throughout the U.S. All of CraftWorks' restaurant brands have innovative menus with made-from-scratch food and a vast selection of unique craft beer, as well as unbeatable service and loyalty programs that tout over a half-million active members. Based in Broomfield, Colo., CraftWorks is not only committed to serving its loyal guests, but also the communities in which its restaurants operate. In 2000, the CraftWorks Foundation was formed and has contributed millions of dollars, positively impacting communities throughout the country. For additional information about CraftWorks, the foundation and its craft brewery restaurant brands, please visit www.craftworksrestaurants.com.
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