HOSPITALITY AFICIONADO & KINGPIN PATRICK LYON'S ANNOUNCES KINGS BOWL AMERICA TO OPEN IN BURLINGTON IN APRIL 2014

HOSPITALITY AFICIONADO & KINGPIN PATRICK LYON'S ANNOUNCES KINGS BOWL AMERICA TO OPEN IN BURLINGTON IN APRIL 2014

SIXTH LOCATION FEATURES PRIVATE MOVIE SCREENING ROOM, X-PRESS LUNCH MENU, PING PONG, AND MORE LANES THAN EVER!

BURLINGTON, MA (March 20, 2014): Owner Patrick Lyons is pleased to announce the opening of his fourth Massachusetts Kings Bowl America location in the much anticipated 3rd Ave. development at Northwest Park in Burlington, Massachusetts. This will be the largest Kings venue, at 30,000 square feet and with a holding capacity of 700. Award-winning Kings has established itself as a popular destination for exceptional dining and entertainment in Greater Boston and beyond, with locations in Boston's Back Bay, Legacy Place in Dedham, and, most recently, MarketStreet in Lynnfield. Kings also has locations in Chicago and Orlando and another locations opening in Raleigh, North Carolina later this year.

The newest Kings features a luxe “Private Movie Screening Room," that holds up to 60 patrons in a stadium-style mini-auditorium. The Burlington location is also the first to feature the “King Pong Court,” a private ping pong room. And, with 20 high-tech, ten-pin bowling lanes, it is the largest venue yet. Kings Burlington will also introduce an all new “X-press Lunch Menu,” catering to local businesses and patrons on-the-go. Daily deals include a pizza, sandwich or burger of the day with a side and a drink for only $7.99.

With a full service restaurant and patio, billiards tables, and shuffleboard tables, Kings also features two full-service bars and several private bowling rooms. Throughout the facility you will see wall-to-wall, oversized HDTVs, and a state-of-the-art sound system. Kings will make an impression, no matter the occasion!

“Bowling has always been a great social sport for all ages, and Kings has reinvented the experience for a new generation,” says Patrick Lyons,. “Serious ten-pin athletes will relish our state-of-the-art lanes and roomy player accommodations, while even the most ‘gutter-prone’ will appreciate our executive chef Andre Bautista's delicious American favorite fare with a twist and our thoughtful selection of craft beers and signature cocktails. In my opinion, nothing compares to the Kings experience, from dining to entertainment!"

Kings Burlington is committed to being an actively engaged member of the Burlington community and has pledged to work with community-based initiatives in an effort to raise money through “fun-raisers” and direct donations. Kings has already participated in several philanthropic ventures, having hosted and raised literally, millions of dollars for local charities, backed by popular celebrities and athletes, including Celtics' captain Rajon Rondo, Patriots' linebacker Jerod Mayo, and legendary quarterback Doug Flutie. “Kings Cares” will be pledging its first show of support in Burlington with a community-wide fundraiser, benefitting eight local Burlington Charities on Thursday May 1st, donating the entire venue, food, drinks, and staff service in an effort to raise money.

ABOUT THE MENU
The full-service Kings restaurant will serve an extensive menu of award-winning American classics and comfort food, made with fresh, seasonal, and—whenever possible—local ingredients. The latest menu is the collaborative effort of executive chef Andre Bautista and Hell’s Kitchen 2013 finalist chef and Burlington native Jennifer Normant. This new menu features healthier options and caters to dietary restrictions, with gluten-free pizza doughs and rolls. Kings serves lunch, dinner, late night fare, and an impressive craft beer and specialty cocktails list.

The menu features appetizer favorites like Fried Mac & Cheese Bites, Buffalo Wontons, and Kings’ Award Winning Famous Baked Wings. There is a large selection of Salads, Hand Tossed Pizzas, Wraps, Sandwiches and Flat Top Cooked Burgers.

Entrees include Pan Seared Citrus Salmon with Brown Rice & Grilled Asparagus, House Smoked Baby Back Ribs, with Fries, Coleslaw and Cornbread, Maple Glazed Pan Seared Sea Scallops, and Pretzel Crusted Dijon Chicken Breast.

Desserts include a selection of creative sundaes ‘sized for sharing and a special Fountain Shoppe menu of nostalgic favorites like Wicked Awesome Milkshakes, Ice Cream Floats, and Raspberry Lime Rickeys.

The taste of nostalgia carries over onto the cocktail list, with drinks like a Strawberry Pop Rocktini, rimmed with Pop Rocks, Raspberry Shag, Asian Pear Martini with Passion Fruit Puree and Sake, as well as the crowd pleasing Kings 20oz. Big Balls.

Beer aficionados will approve of the ice cold selection of local craft, seasonal and imported beers along with the favorite domestic selections of beers featured at Kings. Kings thoughtfully designs beer coolers, so Kings draft beer goes from keg-to-glass—no muss, no fuss! Patrons can enjoy a frosty pint or the KINGS-sized 32oz. Mug.

ABOUT THE VENUE
Good times rule at Kings Burlington. Guests can navigate between a friendly and fun evening bowling, fab food in the restaurant and socializing over craft beers and creative cocktails in the lounge bar. Sports fans can catch all of the action at Kings’ massive sports bar, with over 50 wall-to-wall HDTVs and Hi-def Super Projection Screens playing all your favorite games including the “NFL Sunday Ticket”.

In addition to 20 ultramodern, ten-pin bowling lanes, Kings’ adult playground offers 3 full-sized billiards tables,1 eighteen foot regulation-sized shuffleboard table and 3 of the industries finest Ping Pong Tables in the “King Pong” court. Whether it’s one of Kings' classic music sets from their 90-plus thousand song library or sizzling segues from weekend music video disc jockeys, Kings’ high tech audio program (with a 25 amplifier, 180 speaker sound system) delivers a never-to-be-forgotten sound experience, perfect for parties, nightly dancing and more.

EVENTS & PARTIES
In addition to food and entertainment, Kings is well-known for its special events and parties. The venue boasts multiple private bowling and meeting spaces complemented by state-of-the-art audio and visual capabilities. Three private party spaces can accommodate up to 48, 64 and 200 people, respectively. Partygoers can bowl while enjoying an assortment of upscale culinary delights served right at the lanes, as well as "best-in-industry" service that have made Kings a favorite function destination in Greater Boston, Chicago and Orlando. Birthdays, bachelor and bachelorette parties, kids’ parties, and corporate team building events become memorable with the unique combination of entertainment, food and topnotch service that has given Kings “Best of Boston” accolades nearly every year for the past eleven years.

ABOUT KINGS BOWL AMERICA
Kings first opened its doors in 2003 in Boston’s Back Bay. Each Kings location features upscale, retro-inspired décor and executive-chef designed menus brought to life by “best-in-industry” service. With varied entertainment options, themed nights, and state-of-the-art audio visual equipment, Kings sets itself apart as an unparalleled destination for all occasions: family outing, date night hotspot, social gathering, sports viewing or corporate event. With its innovative staff and attentive service, Kings has established a national brand as the “go-to” choice for fun, food and entertainment, all under one roof.

KINGS LOCATIONS
Kings has six locations--Boston, Dedham, Chicago, Raleigh, Orlando, and Lynnfield Massachusetts. Visit Kings online at www.kingsbowlamerica.com and at these current locations:

MASSACHUSETTS

50 Dalton St Boston MA 02115 I 617-266-2695
Open Monday – Friday 12:00PM-1:00AM Saturday 12:00PM – 2:00AM Sunday 12:00PM – 11:00 PM
Facebook I Twitter

600 Legacy Place Dedham MA 02026 I 781-329-6000
Open Monday – Thursday 11:30AM – 12:00AM Friday 11:30AM-1:00AM Saturday 10:00AM-1:00AM Sunday 10:00AM-12:00AM
Facebook I Twitter

510 Market Street Lynnfield MA 01940 I 781-334-4400
Open Monday – Wednesday 11:00 AM-11:30 PM Thursday – Saturday 11:00AM-1:00AM Sunday 11:00AM-11:00PM
Facebook I Twitter

52 Second Ave., Burlington, MA 01805 I 781-238-4400
Coming Soon. For more information: burlingtoninfo@kingsbowlamerica.com

ILLINOIS
5505 Park Place Rosemont IL 60018 I 847-233-0099
Open Monday 11:00AM-2:00AM Tuesday-Thursday 11:00AM 12:00AM
Friday - Saturday 11:00AM-2:00AM Sunday 11:00AM-12:00AM
Facebook I Twitter

FLORIDA
8255 South International Drive Suite 120 Orlando FL 32819 I 407.363.0200
Open Monday – Sunday 11:00AM – 2:00AM
Facebook I Twitter

Contact: 

For questions, full menus, media experience, more information, or for photographs, contact Chris Haynes of CBH Communications at 617-267-0070 or at chaynes@cbhcommunications.com