America’s #1 Rated Mexican Chain Opens Second Location in Tulsa

Abuelo’s is opening at Nickel Creek

LUBBOCK, Texas (October 9, 2018) – Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant, famous for its authentic, made-from-scratch Mexican cuisine, is celebrating the opening of its second location in Tulsa. The newest restaurant is opening at Nickel Creek, near Tulsa Hills shopping center, located at 1531 W. 81st St.

The first 100 guests who are lined up on opening day, October 15, will receive a special “Savor the Flavors of Mexico” offer book that includes monthly coupons for free entrées from January through December 2019. The books, which include offers valued at more than $220, will be given away starting at 11 a.m.

Abuelo’s has consistently been voted the #1 Mexican Restaurant in America by consumers since 2006, as published in the nation’s most respected consumer rating magazine. The restaurant’s fresh, made-from-scratch menu selections combine authentic standards with the rich, subtle flavors of coastal and interior Mexican cuisine.

“Abuelo’s is excited about our newest restaurant in Tulsa,” said Robert Lin, president of Food Concepts International, Abuelo’s parent company. “We are thrilled to continue expanding Abuelo’s in the Tulsa market. We look forward to sharing our distinct flavors of Mexico with guests and being an active member of the local community.”

Abuelo’s Tulsa Nickel Creek restaurant will be open from 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Sunday through Thursday, and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. For the latest news, rewards and special offers, join Mi Abuelo’s Rewards at www.abuelos.com/MiAbuelos. Also, be sure to follow Abuelo’s on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/eatabuelos/ or like them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/AbuelosTulsaNickelCreek to stay up to date on the latest news and promotions.

 About Abuelo’s

Since its first opening in 1989, Abuelo’s has consistently been on the leading edge of Mexican cuisine, combining menu creativity, outstanding food and beverage quality, colorful plate presentations and superior service in a true Mexican courtyard atmosphere. Abuelo’s has received national accolades as the top-ranked Mexican food restaurant and as one of America’s top overall restaurant chains in four consecutive biennial surveys by a leading national consumer rating magazine. Owned and operated by Food Concepts International in Lubbock Texas, the company currently has 37 full-service restaurants located in 13 states. For more information, visit www.abuelos.com or Abuelo’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/Abuelos.

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America’s #1 Rated Mexican Chain Opens in League City

Abuelo’s is opening at Pinnacle Park

LUBBOCK, Texas (June 19, 2018) – Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant, famous for its authentic, made-from-scratch, Mexican cuisine, is celebrating the opening of its second location in the Houston area. The newest restaurant is opening at Pinnacle Park, located at 2505 South Gulf Freeway, League City, Texas.

The first 50 guests who are lined up on opening day, June 25, will receive a special “Tastes of Mexico” offer book that includes monthly coupons for free entrées from June through December. The books, which include offers valued at more than $125, will be given away starting at 11 a.m. Additionally, a raffle will take place on opening day, and 10 lucky guests will be chosen at random to receive enchiladas for one year*.

Abuelo’s has consistently been voted the #1 Mexican Restaurant in America by consumers since 2006, as published in the nation’s most respected consumer rating magazine. The restaurant’s fresh, made-from-scratch menu selections combine authentic standards with the rich, subtle flavors of coastal and interior Mexican cuisine.

“Abuelo’s is excited about our newest restaurant in League City,” said Robert Lin, president of Food Concepts International, Abuelo’s parent company. “We are thrilled to continue expanding Abuelo’s in the Houston market. We look forward to sharing our distinct flavors of Mexico with guests and being an active member of the local community.”

Abuelo’s League City restaurant will be open from 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Sunday through Thursday, and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. For the latest news, rewards and special offers, join Mi Abuelo’s Rewards at www.abuelos.com/MiAbuelos. Also, be sure to follow Abuelo’s on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/eatabuelos/ or like them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/AbuelosLeagueCity to stay up to date on the latest news and promotions.

*Raffle winners will receive a gift card equal to the value of 52 enchilada plates

 About Abuelo’s

Since its first opening in 1989, Abuelo’s has consistently been on the leading edge of Mexican cuisine, combining menu creativity, outstanding food and beverage quality, colorful plate presentations and superior service in a true Mexican courtyard atmosphere. Abuelo’s has received national accolades as the top-ranked Mexican food restaurant and as one of America’s top overall restaurant chains in four consecutive biennial surveys by a leading national consumer rating magazine. Owned and operated by Food Concepts International in Lubbock Texas, the company currently has 38 full-service restaurants located in 13 states. For more information, visit www.abuelos.com or Abuelo’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/Abuelos.

 

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Abuelo’s Restaurants Offering $6.95 Select Premium Margaritas All Day

LUBBOCK, Texas – On Thursday, February 22, Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurants nationwide, excluding Oklahoma locations, will offer guests a selection of Premium Margaritas for just $6.95 in celebration of National Margarita Day. From open to close, guests can stop in to sip refreshing Margaritas at the bar or in the dining area with appetizers or a meal to commemorate this fun holiday.

“National Margarita Day is the perfect reason to come in and enjoy our top-notch Margaritas,” said Brian Bell, Vice President of Beverage for Abuelo’s. “The Margarita is one of the most common tequila-based cocktails in the U.S., and a frequently ordered drink at our restaurants, so we’re excited to offer our guests a great deal for this holiday.”

The Abuelo’s $6.95 Margarita special includes the 1800 Hand Shaken Margarita, Skinny Margarita, Cerveza Rita, Agave Margarita, Platinum Margarita and  El Jefe Margarita. The El Jefe is made with Maestro Dobel Diamante Tequila, Agavero Orange Liqueur, sweetened lime juice and fresh grilled orange slices.

For more information about Abuelo’s National Margarita Day specials, please contact your local Abuelo’s. To find an Abuelo’s near you, please visit their website at http://www.abuelos.com/locations/. Stay up to date with Abuelo’s promotions and offers by liking their Facebook page, www.facebook.com/Abuelos, or follow them on Instagram and Twitter, @EatAbuelos.

About Abuelo’s

Since its first opening in 1989, Abuelo’s has consistently been on the leading edge of Mexican cuisine, combining menu creativity, outstanding food and beverage quality, colorful plate presentations and superior service in a true Mexican courtyard atmosphere. Abuelo’s has received national accolades as the top-ranked Mexican food restaurant and as one of America’s top overall restaurant chains in four consecutive biennial surveys by a leading national consumer rating magazine. Owned and operated by Food Concepts International in Lubbock Texas, the company currently has 38 full-service restaurants located in 13 states, and a fast casual Abuelo’s Taqueria, located in Lubbock, Texas. Abuelo’s currently has a location under construction in Katy, Texas that is scheduled to open in early 2017. For more information, visit www.abuelos.com or Abuelo’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/Abuelos.

Abuelo’s Special Valentine’s Promotion Sizzles with Romance

Special Features Offered February 10-14

LUBBOCK, Texas – Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurants are heating up this Valentine’s weekend with sizzling specials. Most Abuelo’s restaurants are offering a Fajitas for Two, plus free dessert special for $32.99, that will run Friday, February 10 through Tuesday, February 14.

Other locations are offering a Prime Rib special, February 10-14, that features succulent Prime Rib, slow-roasted to perfection and served with Raja con Queso and signature Papas con Chile. Guests will get to choose either a 12-ounce portion for $20.59 or 16-ounces for $26.79.

The Valentine’s Fajitas for Two special includes a choice of up to four different flavors of Abuelo’s fabulous fajitas: Marinated Steak or Chicken, Yucatan Shrimp, Vegetarian Fajitas or Abuelo’s favorite, Bacon-Wrapped Stuffed Shrimp for an extra charge of $3.49. All are served with traditional peppers and onions, plus up to four signature sides, homemade guacamole, sour cream, shredded cheeses and a choice of flour or corn tortillas, or romaine lettuce for wrapping. For dessert, couples can enjoy Abuelo’s award-winning Mexican Flan or made-from-scratch Sopapillas, for sharing.

“Our Valentine’s specials are a great way for guests to enjoy our signature favorites at a great value while enjoying a romantic dinner out,” said Robert Lin, president of Food Concepts International, Abuelo’s parent company. “The promotions, which run all weekend through Valentine’s Day, are perfect for those who can’t make it in on Valentine’s or for couples who just want to share a romantic dinner for two over the weekend.”

Abuelo’s Mexican restaurant is also going to “Share the Love” with their social media fans by hosting a Valentine’s Day sweepstakes, Monday, February 6 through Wednesday, February 8. One lucky couple will be randomly selected on February 9 to win a free Dinner for Two at their local Abuelo’s, plus more. To enter, comment on Abuelo’s posting image on their corporate Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, tagging your Valentine and telling Abuelo’s why you’re sharing the love with them this year. This is one sweet treat, so don’t miss out! Don’t forget to “share” with your friends and “like” Abuelo’s Facebook, www.facebook.com/Abuelos, or “follow” them on Twitter and Instagram, @EatAbuelos.

For more information about Abuelo’s Valentine specials, please contact your local Abuelo’s:

About Abuelo’s

Since its first opening in 1989, Abuelo’s has consistently been on the leading edge of Mexican cuisine, combining menu creativity, outstanding food and beverage quality, colorful plate presentations and superior service in a true Mexican courtyard atmosphere. Abuelo’s has received national accolades as the top-ranked Mexican food restaurant and as one of America’s top overall restaurant chains in four consecutive biennial surveys by a leading national consumer rating magazine. Owned and operated by Food Concepts International in Lubbock Texas, the company currently has 38 full-service restaurants located in 13 states, and a fast casual Abuelo’s Taqueria, located in Lubbock, Texas. Abuelo’s currently has a location under construction in Katy, Texas that is scheduled to open in early 2017. For more information, visit www.abuelos.com or Abuelo’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/Abuelos.

LUBBOCK, Texas –Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant is proud to once again be recognized as the nation’s top Mexican restaurant chain in a recent survey conducted by the leading national consumer rating magazine (http://www.consumerreports.org/restaurants/great-chain-restaurants). This is the fourth consecutive time since 2006 that Abuelo’s has ranked as the number one Mexican restaurant chain in the report that is released by the national publication.

The results were based on a nearly 70,000 subscribers reporting on 170,838 restaurant visits from mid-2015 to early 2016, rating the best/worst aspects at 238 restaurant chains around the nation.

Abuelo’s ranked highest in the Mexican dining category with a score of 85, based on rankings in food, menu variety, value, service and ambience. Abuelo’s score was the highest ranking given in the casual dining segment and compared favorably to scores given to higher-end restaurant concepts such Houston’s, Del Frisco’s Double Eagle, Morton’s and Mitchell’s Fish Market. Abuelo’s was also named as one of “10 Great Dining Picks” in the article.

“At Abuelo’s, our goal is to ensure our guests have an incredible experience when dining with us,” said Robert Lin, president of Food Concepts International, Abuelo’s parent company. “It is truly an honor to once again be ranked as the number one Mexican restaurant chain in the nation by this reputable publication. This is the fourth time in a row we’ve received this top ranking, and we are very thankful to our guests for giving us such high ratings. We also congratulate our operators and team members on achieving this recognition once again.”

 

About Abuelo’s

Since its first opening in 1989, Abuelo’s has consistently been on the leading edge of Mexican cuisine, combining menu creativity, outstanding food and beverage quality, colorful plate presentations and superior service in a true Mexican courtyard atmosphere. Abuelo’s has received national accolades as the top-ranked Mexican food restaurant and as one of America’s top overall restaurant chains in four consecutive biennial surveys by a leading national consumer rating magazine. Owned and operated by Food Concepts International in Lubbock Texas, the company currently has 38 full-service restaurants located in 13 states, and a fast casual Abuelo’s Taqueria, located in Lubbock, Texas. Abuelo’s currently has a location under construction in Katy, Texas that is scheduled to open in early 2017. For more information, visit www.abuelos.com or Abuelo’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/Abuelos.