Melt Shop Opens 5th Pennsylvania Location

    Industry News | February 25, 2020

    Melt Shop announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Langhorne, Pennsylvania. Melt Shop debuted in Pennsylvania in 2016 in King of Prussia and the new restaurant will become the brand’s fifth in the Keystone state. Located at 2490 East Lincoln Hwy, in Lincoln Plaza, Melt Shop of Langhorne will celebrate its grand opening on Feb. 29 and will offer free grilled cheese for a year* to the first guest in line on opening day.

    Fueling the state’s expansion is Pennsylvania-native and experienced multi-unit franchisee, Drew Smith of Rockham Melt, LLC. In addition to owning and operating five restaurants with Melt Shop, Smith operates 29 Five Guys locations across the greater Philadelphia area. Smith also has plans to develop 17 additional Melt Shop restaurants across Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.

    “We opened our second and third Pennsylvania Melt Shop restaurants in Newtown and Downingtown in 2019 and we’re eager to kick off 2020 with our newest restaurant in Langhorne,” says Smith. “It’s our goal to bring Melt Shop to as many people in the greater Philadelphia area as we possibly can. We’re excited to open in Langhorne and look forward to continuing to expand the Melted Sandwich Movement across the state and beyond.”

    To celebrate the opening, Melt Shop in Langhorne will be hosting a series of giveaways throughout its celebratory weekend. Full giveaway details include:

    • Saturday, February 29 — Free Grilled Cheese for a Year — The first guest will receive 1 classic grilled cheese per week for an entire year; the next 49 guests receive 1 classic grilled cheese per month.
    • Sunday, March 1 — The first 50 guests at opening and the first 50 guests to dine after 6 p.m. will receive a free Nutella shake.
    • Monday, March 2 — The first 100 guests will receive a free shop tots.

    Founded in 2011 in New York City, Melt Shop’s menu is full of craveable melts, house made chicken tenders, tots, salads, shakes and more, including its popular Fried Chicken Melt topped with pepper jack cheese, red cabbage slaw and Melt Sauce on country white bread.

    In addition to Melt Shop’s melted sandwiches, the fast casual innovator recently launched cheeseburgers and three different chicken sandwiches systemwide. Each cheeseburger and chicken sandwich menu item is served on a Non-GMO Potato Bun and features a variety of elevated ingredients including Jalapeno Pimento Cheese, American & Aged Cheddar, Caramelized Onions and Applewood Smoked Bacon.

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