THE COLONY, Texas, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Meet me in St. Louis at the new Pie Five Pizza Co. On Friday, May 1, Pizza lovers in St. Louis will get their first taste of individual pizza perfection when the new Pie Five opens in Chesterfield Commons Village just South of I-64/40 at 11:00 a.m.
"This is our first location in the St. Louis market and we can't wait to introduce pizza lovers to our fresh, high-quality ingredients served in 145 seconds," said Randy Gier, CEO of Rave Restaurant Group, Inc. "Our concept is perfect for on-the go-families who crave quality served fast."
Guests can get a free taste at pre-opening events the Tuesday and Wednesday prior to opening. Space is limited and guests must sign up online to reserve a spot. A portion of proceeds from the pre-opening events will go to The St. Louis Crisis Center. The pizza party will continue after the opening on Friday, May 8 when radio station Y98 is onsite from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. to celebrate the grand opening with $5 pies during the event.
Local franchise owners Jamey and Jill Tasker, Steve and Kristy Atkins, Marty and Teresa Tasker, and Rodney and Shawn Clark bring a wealth of restaurant operating experience to the mix. The grand opening marks the first Pie Five location in the St. Louis area and the second location in Missouri to serve up handcrafted, personalized pizzas.
The unique Pie Five model allows patrons to top their pizzas any way they want for the low price of $6.99, cooked in 145 seconds in a custom-designed, state-of-the-art oven. There are millions of possible pizza combinations Pie Five customers can create with four crusts (including artisan thin, classic pan, whole wheat grain Neapolitan and gluten-free), seven sauces and 29 fresh toppings. Additionally, they can add one of Pie Five's freshly-tossed hand-made salads served in a baked pizza dough bowl or a decadent home-baked brownie or cookie pie.
This location will also serve the St. Louis Supreme which features Tuscan Marinara with St. Louis style cheese, Italian sausage, red onions, peppers, mushrooms and bacon slices.
ABOUT PIE FIVE PIZZA CO. Pie Five is a subsidiary of RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: RAVE), based in the Dallas suburb of The Colony, Texas. RAVE owns, franchises and supplies nearly 300 Pie Five and Pizza Inn restaurants operating domestically and internationally. Pie Five Pizza Co. is the leading brand in the rapidly growing fast-casual pizza space, offering individual handcrafted pizzas with fresh ingredients made to order in less than five minutes. For more information, please visit PieFivePizza.com.