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January 11, 2016

Tony Roma’s Celebrates 44th Anniversary with $44 Meal for Two

Special menu includes world-famous Baby Back Ribs, Onion Loaf and Classic Romarita

ORLANDO, Fla. – January 11, 2016 – Romacorp, Inc., the parent company of Tony Roma’s, announces the celebration of Tony Roma’s 44th anniversary with a special menu offer designed to satisfy the cravings of its most passionate fans. From January 11 – 17, participating Tony Roma’s restaurants will feature a special menu for two for $44 including Tony Roma’s world-famous Original Baby Back Ribs, Classic Romarita, and Onion Loaf.

“Tony Roma’s has become a thriving international brand on six continents with a menu fans crave and, to mark our 44th anniversary, we’re celebrating with a special menu of our signature items at a great price,” said Jim Rogers, Chief Marketing Officer of Romacorp, Inc. “Our fans have been enjoying Tony Roma’s with family and friends for 44 years, and this is a way for them to celebrate the classics that made our brand famous around the world.”

The first Tony Roma’s opened on January 20, 1972 in North Miami, Florida. Originally a steak and burger joint, one weekend Chef David Smith decided to throw some Baby Back Ribs on the grill slathered with Tony Roma’s Original BBQ Sauce – and an instant classic was born. Tony Roma’s grew quickly, and their signature ribs, BBQ sauces, onion loaf and classic beverages garnered fans around the world. Today, Tony Roma’s is the world’s largest casual dining restaurant specializing in ribs and continues to be a category innovator. With new rib dishes, including lamb ribs in Malaysia, and innovative, on trend sauces that enhance the flavor of the ribs, Tony Roma’s gives guests a fun way to enjoy the classics that made the brand famous.

About Romacorp, Inc.

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 150 restaurant locations in more than 30 countries and is one of the most globally recognizable names in the industry. The first Tony Roma’s restaurant opened more than 40 years ago in North Miami, Florida. For more information about Romacorp, Inc. and Tony Roma’s, visit


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