Los Angeles, CA (RestaurantNews.com) PizzaRev, an award-winning fast-casual pizza concept backed by Buffalo Wild Wings will open the doors to its second New York location at the Green Acres Mall in Valley Stream on May 19, followed closely by a third New York location opening at the Tanger Outlets in Deer Park on June 2. The first Long Island location opened in late March 2016 at 408 Jericho Turnpike in Syosset, NY.
The Long Island expansion is led by long-time restaurant operators Mike Tochluk, Alan Shearer, and Chuck Kwon, who previous operated several Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants.
“The Syosset community has welcomed PizzaRev with open arms; our guests appreciate the wide variety of high-quality crust, sauce and topping options that allow them to make their perfect personal pizza,” said Tochluk. “We look forward to spreading the Rev-olution across Long Island!”
PizzaRev continues its expansion beyond its West Coast roots by working with franchise partners who share the founders’ food-forward mission and commitment to giving back to the communities it serves. The company recently made its international debut in Mexico and has more than 150 additional restaurants in various stages of development across the U.S. and Mexico.
PizzaRev is on a mission to change how consumers think about pizza, with offerings like fresh pressed, homemade dough, locally sourced ingredients, all-natural cheeses and vegan and gluten-free options. PizzaRev offers a fully-customized dining experience that empowers guests to craft a personal pizza, including any of the 30+ toppings, for one price. The restaurant also serves custom entrée salads, a delectable Oreo dessert pizza, and a selection of beer and wine.
PizzaRev’s culinary innovations, as well as its domestic and international expansion, is supported by partner Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. PizzaRev benefits from Buffalo Wild Wings’ economies of scale and access to the brand’s industry knowledge.
PizzaRev is a “build-your-own” fast-casual pizza concept that has reinvented the way America eats its favorite food. Guests are empowered to fully customize a personal-sized 11″ pizza for one price. Homemade dough options, flavorful sauces, all-natural cheeses, and more than 30+ artisanal toppings, everything is on display at PizzaRev and assembled right before your eyes. The pizzas are then fired in a 900-degree, stone-bed oven which produces a thin and crispy Roman-style pizza in just three minutes. Los Angeles-based PizzaRev was founded in 2012; the executive team possesses a combination of Fortune 500 operating experience and high-profile restaurant management.
PizzaRev is currently franchising and announced a strategic partnership with Buffalo Wild Wings in 2013. The company currently operates 34 locations with more than 150 additional franchises under development across Mexico, Washington, D.C. and 16 states: AZ, CA, CO, GA, MA, MN, NE, NJ, ND, NV, NY, OH, SD, TN, TX and UT.
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