Shake Shack Expands to Long Island

Staff Writer
Danny Meyer's quickly growing burger chain plans to open in Westbury in late 2012

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Danny Meyer's Shake Shack empire just keeps growing, with only two months until the opening of its first Brooklyn location. Now, news is Meyer will open a shack on Long Island by late 2012.

The Westbury spot will be located at 900 Old Country Rd., off Meadowbrook State Parkway. No word yet on what their location-specific food menu will contain, but a representative for Shake Shack said that they'll start working on concretes for the Long Island spot in about a year. At least now, suburbanites no longer have to travel to the city for their gourmet fast-food cravings.

Shake Shack also has locations in Washington D.C.; Saratoga Springs, N.Y.; Miami, Fla.; Westport, Conn.; and Dubai.

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