Ribbon cutting for new Bennington business Friday

Vermont Business Magazine Burger King and Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc has opened a new restaurant in Bennington, which is part of a next step in the brand’s “Reclaim the Flame” strategy announced in September 2022. 

From modernized restaurants and service to high- quality menu offerings and everyday value, the new strategy will allow Guests to experience these enhanced offerings the moment they step foot into the new restaurant, allowing them to “Have it Their Way.”

This debut was made possible by Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc., the Burger King brand’s largest Franchisee, operating more than 1,000 Burger King restaurants in 23 states across the U.S. and serving hundreds of communities. This is Carrols’ 1,020ᵗʰ restaurant and the seventh in the state of Vermont. The restaurant is a Burger King “Pavilion” model, the first of its kind in Vermont operated by Carrols.

“We are thrilled to build a brand new and modern Burger King restaurant for the Bennington community,” said Rick Cross, Vice President & Chief Development Officer. “We can’t wait for ourGuests to experience the enhanced atmosphere and create new memories for years to come.” The brand is excited to share the “You Rule” experience with the Bennington area. Additionally, the new Burger King restaurant will bring more than 50 jobs to the Bennington community.

“We have a great team in place at our new Bennington location on 216 Northside Drive. Our team is excited to finally open the doors of their new restaurant. The managers and team have worked tirelessly so our guests can experience the ‘You Rule!’ motto firsthand,” said Carrols’ Senior Division Director Don Mcintyre.

Southwestern Vermont Chamber of Commerce will host an official public ribbon-cutting event the afternoon of Friday, Nov. 17. Following, the restaurant will also host a community Grand Opening event, featuring a breakfast visit from Santa Claus on Saturday, Dec. 9.

For more information about Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc., please visit the Company’s website at www.carrols.com.

Source: BENNINGTON, VT (November 6, 2023) - Burger King