HIALEAH, Florida, June 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
The popular Spanish "Pintxos" food chain opened its first "gastrobar" in the U.S., next to Westland Mall
High quality food and fun filled days is what LIZARRAN promised Floridians when it launched its new restaurant. The biggest Pintxo food chain in Spain, in hopes to expand around the U.S. in the next few years and open new locations, unwrapped its first venue at, 49 West Street, one of Hialeah's busiest zone, where some of the most emblematic brands in the world have established themselves already.
With the introduction of its first gastrobar in Hialeah, next to Westland Mall, the iconic Spanish chain starts its American adventure. With the new opening the brand celebrated almost 30 years since its first ever restaurant in Sitges, Barcelona, in 1988. LIZARRAN is the epitome of the American dream, with its revolutionary Pintxo concept it has been able to conquer the hearts and minds of its costumers throughout the world. With almost 300 restaurants distributed around Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa it has something for everyone.
LIZARRAN creates a stupendous culinary offer; it has a mosaic of cultures combined in to one, and at the center of it, the famous Pintxo. A Spanish modality that has its origins in the Basque Country, it integrates the healthiest ingredients of the Mediterranean cuisine, like olive oil.
"Nonetheless, we want to adapt our rooted Spanish cuisine to the peculiarities of the local public. We have created an exquisite hamburger Pintxo, but we don't want to stop there, we have in store some other specialties, thought out only for the American consumer. It is important to mention that almost all of the products that we will be using are American. We want to be an American restaurant that serves fresh high quality Spanish food," Sofia Alonso explains, Marketing Director at American Franchise Group, firm that propels the project forward.
This first LIZARRAN in Hialeah is the initial step in an expansion plan that will take the brand to other parts of Miami and the U.S. The company performed various studies before opting for Hialeah as it originating ground; with an area of 230,000 residents, it has all of the right qualities for a brand like this one to be prosperous.