OKLAHOMA CITY, May 30, 2017 – Jimmy’s Egg® Franchise Group, JEIowa Inc, LLC, is set to open its first Iowa location at 9250 S.E. University Avenue in West Des Moines, to the public in June 2017. The new 3209 square foot restaurant is three blocks west of the Des Moines Golf and Country Club and will accommodate 105 customers in comfortable booth and table settings, as well as patio seating. This location will be the 59th restaurant for the award winning chain and will feature quality breakfast and lunch entrees served every day from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The restaurant will employ approximately 25 people.
JEIowa Inc, LLC, is a partnership group owned by Steve Stender, Ryan Jung, Scott Simpson and Dean Hollis. The franchise group has over 75 years in restaurant management experience and looks forward to opening their first of 19 Jimmy’s Egg locations in Iowa and surrounding areas.
“We are very excited to expand the Jimmy’s Egg® brand into Iowa and join the Des Moines community” Steve Stender said. “Jimmy’s Egg® restaurants provide a warm, friendly atmosphere and we are excited to offer a great value for breakfast and lunch.”
Jimmy’s Egg® brings Iowa residents full cups of coffee served by our attentive staff, Cracked-to-Order ® omelettes and daily fresh-baked breads and offers hot breakfast and lunch catering options.
Breakfast menu offerings include the popular “Garbage Breakfast™,” premium hash brown skillets, specialty entrees like eggs Benedict, hot-off-the-griddle items such as buttermilk, wheat, sweet potato, Cinnamon Roll flavored pancakes, French toast and Belgian waffles.
Lunch offerings include savory sandwiches, juicy burgers and favorite luncheon entrees such as the Smoked Turkey Melt, Backyard Burger, Grilled Chicken Salad, Country Fried Steak, and a variety of lighter fare for the health-conscious.
Jimmy’s Egg will partner with the Food Bank of Iowa from June 19th through July 2nd and collect non-perishable food items to support the continued effort to gather and distribute nutritious food to the community.
Customers are encouraged to visit the Jimmy’s Egg Facebook page to receive updates leading up to the grand opening.
About Jimmy’s Egg®: The first Jimmy’s Egg® was founded by Loc Le and opened its doors for business in Oklahoma City in 1980. Mr. Le grew Jimmy’s Egg® from a single restaurant to the 58 unit chain it is today and remains involved as Chairman of the Board. The restaurant chain has won Best Breakfast awards countless times in multiple markets and recently made headlines in the 2015 Restaurant Business Magazine’s Future 50 as one of the fastest-growing small chains in the U.S.
Jimmy’s Egg® began actively franchising April 2008 and is rapidly expanding to new markets opening both company and franchise restaurants. Jimmy’s Egg will open 12 new restaurants over the next 12 months in Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Texas. For additional information about Jimmy’s Egg franchises visit www.jimmysegg.com. Jimmy’s Egg® is based in Oklahoma City and is privately owned and operated.
Media Contact: Steve Stender/402.677.3949/[email protected]