May 23, 2011
-- TEMPE, AZ (May 23, 2011) – Capriotti's Sandwich Shop is excited to announce its first location in Tempe will open its doors to sandwich fans today. This third Arizona shop, located near the Arizona State University campus, is part of a large regional expansion in the Southwest. Famous for unique sandwiches and a friendly ambiance Capriotti’s has become a fast favorite among Arizona residents.
Capriotti’s is best known for signature sandwiches such as the Bobbie® also known as “Thanksgiving dinner on a roll” made with in-house roasted turkey, cranberry sauce, stuffing and mayo. The gourmet sandwich shop has many other mouth-watering offerings such as the Capastrami® made with hot pastrami, Swiss cheese, Russian dressing and cole slaw or a more traditional offering such as a hot Homemade Meatball sub. Continuing the 35 year-old tradition begun at the first Capriotti’s, this location will slow-roast whole turkeys and beef and use only the freshest ingredients for its distinctive sandwiches.
“We have gotten a fantastic response from people in Arizona so we are very excited to be opening this location in Tempe,” says Ashley Morris, Capriotti’s CEO. “Arizona has proven to be a great market for our sandwiches and we hope to continue to see great success in the area and hope to open more locations as Capriotti’s expands further.”
Capriotti’s will be located at 100 West University Drive, Suite 113 Tempe, AZ 85281. Hours of operation are Sunday-Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., Friday-Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – Late. To reach the Tempe Capriotti’s please call (480)967-0550. For general information, franchising or catering, please visit www.capriottis.com.
About Capriotti’s Sandwich Company
Founded in 1976, Capriotti’s Sandwich Company is a multiple award-winning specialty sandwich retailer with more than 70 company-owned and franchise locations in eleven states across the U.S. including: Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Iowa, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Utah, Wisconsin and Nevada. With a reputation for gourmet taste, Capriotti’s prides itself on using the freshest ingredients in order to provide customers with a taste of home in every bite. Their signature sandwich, the Bobbie®, was voted “The Greatest Sandwich in America” by thousands of readers across the country and reported by AOL.com. For more information, visit www.capriottis.com.