Industry News | June 11, 2008

Red Robin Achieves 400 Restaurant Mark

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc. (Red Robin) will open its 34th Washington restaurant and 400th restaurant in North America in Covington, located at 27193 185th Avenue SE, on the corner of 272nd and 185th Avenues in front of Home Depot, on Monday, June 16, at 11 a.m. As part of its grand opening celebrations, the Covington Red Robin restaurant will host a Burgers With A Heart fundraiser to benefit the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC).

Through Burgers With a Heart, Red Robin will donate 50 cents from every gourmet burger sold to NCMEC during grand-opening week from June 16 to 22. NCMEC is a non-profit organization whose mission is to help prevent child abduction and sexual exploitation; help find missing children; and assist victims of child abduction and sexual exploitation, their families, and the professionals who serve them. The money raised will help bring prevention education to children nationwide.

The 5,164-square-foot Covington Red Robin restaurant will seat 194 guests. Red Robin has 33 additional restaurants in Washington, including three locations each in Seattle and Spokane, two locations each in Bellevue, Redmond, and Vancouver, and single locations in Auburn, Bellingham, Burlington, Des Moines, Everett, Federal Way, Issaquah, Kennewick, Kent, Lynnwood, Marysville, Monroe, Olympia, Puyallup, Renton, Silverdale, Tacoma, Tukwila, Wenatchee, Woodinville, and Yakima.