Miami Grill Expands Franchise to Jacksonville, FL

October 10, 2017

Jackie Maceda, Marketing Director Phone: 954-623-6031

Miami Grill Expands Franchise to Jacksonville, FL
Fast casual chain opens its first location in Jacksonville
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (October 10, 2017) – Miami Grill, the South Florida-based fast
casual chain, is growing in the North Florida region, adding its first Miami Grill restaurant in
Jacksonville, with Miami-based International Food Chains, LLC. The new 3,048 square foot
Miami Grill is on 9575 N. Regency Square Blvd. and is open Sunday – Thursday 10 AM –
Midnight and 1 AM, Friday and Saturday.

Led by Mario Cordovez and Sebastián Espinosa, International Food Chains, LLC are proven and
successful multi-unit restaurant operators with Papizzec S.A., in Ecuador. The team has also
shown to be successful operators of the Miami Grill brand with their location in Kendall, FL, one
of the chain’s highest performing restaurants.

Miami Grill has aligned with Northboro Builders to provide International Food Chains, LLC
with a turnkey restaurant. “We are excited to have Northboro Builders provide their general
contracting services to build the Jacksonville restaurant and also a Gainesville location due later
this year for the same group,” said Jonathan Vogel COO for Miami Grill. Northboro is a
national builder known for their quality craftsmanship, impressive portfolio and track record.
“We look forward to streamlining our expansion process with continued on-time and on-budget

This location offers guests a diverse menu featuring signature items such as Philly Cheesesteaks,
Wings, and Gyros as well as antibiotic and hormone free Angus Steak Burgers, Grilled Fish, and
delicious Salads. The restaurant will also offer a Latin menu and Beer and Wine. It’s all served
up with excellent customer service, high quality ingredients and a South Beach vibe. Miami
Grill will have online ordering available as well as offer delivery with UberEATS. Guests will
also be able to enjoy Chef Inspired Catering of their favorite menu items.

“We’re excited to expand the brand to the Jacksonville market” says Robert Haar, Vice President
of Franchise Development at Miami Grill. “The expansion of Miami Grill is crucial to our
overall success and we look forward to developing the brand in North Florida.” We are actively
seeking a second site in Jacksonville for another franchise group.” Future development plans
include additional restaurants in Orlando and Daytona.

South-Florida based Miami Grill is the hottest fast casual concept to hit the market, developed by
the same owners as Miami Subs, Miami Subs Capital Partners 1, Inc and key equity partner,
Armando Christian “Pitbull” Pérez. Miami Grill and its “Everything Goes” concept embody the
taste and sensations of South Beach and provide a diverse menu unlike any other chain in the
category. For franchising and other information, visit