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June 25, 2019

Tony Roma’s® Continues Growth in Spain with New Restaurant in Torrejón

“The Place for Ribs” strengthens its European presence with 34th restaurant in Spain  

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 25, 2019) – Romacorp, Inc., the parent company of Tony Roma’s® – the world’s largest casual dining concept specializing in ribs – announced today a new restaurant opening in Torrejón, Spain. Led by partner Beer & Food, this multi-brand company took control as the master franchisee in 2018 and has created tremendous growth throughout the country.

“We are honored to be opening our 34th Tony Roma’s location in Spain,” said Beer & Food CEO Sergio Rivas. “Torrejón is a city rich with history and we look to providing its people with the exceptional dining experience only Tony Roma’s can offer.”

This new location is in an open-air mall in front of the most popular street in the city, Avenida Constitución. The restaurant will be open from 1 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and from 1 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Guests can enjoy 10 TVs throughout the restaurant, more than 240 indoor/outdoor dining seats and a full-service bar with liquor, beer, wine and non-alcoholic drinks.

“The Tony Roma’s brand continues to expand internationally and we are honored to add another location in Spain,” said John Brisco, President Global Franchise of Romacorp, Inc. “Tony Roma’s is widely recognized as one of the premier places for ribs and we look forward to upholding that reputation in the city of Torrejón.”

Beer & Food plans to develop 100 Tony Roma’s throughout the next seven to eight years with both sub-franchised units and corporate stores and to introduce the brand to France and Portugal.


Romacorp, Inc., is the parent company of Tony Roma’s restaurants, the world’s largest casual dining concept specializing in ribs. Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, Romacorp, Inc. has more than 135 restaurant locations in more than 25 countries and is one of the most globally recognizable names in the industry. The first Tony Roma’s restaurant opened 46 years ago in North Miami, Florida. For more information about Romacorp, Inc. and Tony Roma’s, visit

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The Beer & Food group, capitalized by the investment fund Abac Solutions, is a leading multi-brand company operating in the restaurant business in Spain. The company, founded in 2008, currently operates more than 400 restaurants under prestigious brands, including Carl’s Jr., Tony Roma’s, Tommy Mel’s, La Chelinda, Gambrinus, Official Irish Pub and Cruz Blanca.

Media Contact:

Valerie Ledford

Uproar PR for Romacorp, Inc.

(321) 236-0102 x 230