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October 22, 2018

Tony Roma’s® in Berlin, Germany Re-opens Its Doors During the Grand Opening of the New Mercedes Platz

Guests will now enjoy Tony Roma’s World Famous Ribs inside a brand-new entertainment district within the German capital

ORLANDO, Fla. – Oct. 22, 2018 – Romacorp, Inc., the parent company of Tony Roma’s®, is proud to be among the new tenants of the Mercedes Platz,  an entertainment venue featuring multiple restaurants, hotels, events and a state-of-the-art movie theatre. Located next to the largest remaining section of the Berlin Wall in the legendary East Side Gallery, this location will be a hot spot for the 20 million people expected to visit the area annually.

“It is our goal to continue the successful story of Tony Roma’s in Berlin,” said Alexander Seppelt, executive partner with A&A American Food Concepts GmbH. “This location is especially exciting for us because it showcases our restaurant within the vibrant center of a growing urban quarter featuring appealing attractions, including the Mercedes-Benz Arena and the Spree River.”

Tony Roma’s will operate Sunday through Saturday from noon to midnight. Throughout the restaurant, which will feature 140 seats, guests will find four televisions as well as a full liquor, beer, and wine bar. Outdoor seating will also be available for patrons that want to soak up the sun as they dine on a variety of tasty offerings.

“As we continue the advancement of our brand throughout Europe, the new Mercedes Platz creates the perfect locale for the Berlin Tony Roma’s to not only succeed but thrive,” said John Brisco, President Global Franchise of Romacorp, Inc. “We look forward to continuing our partnership with A&A American Food Concepts and plan to fully support their Tony Roma’s intitiatives in the years to come.”


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 nearly 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 46 years ago in North Miami, Florida. Tony Roma’s is also proud to partner with the Make-A-Wish Foundation (, one of the world’s leading children’s charities, in an effort to help grant the wishes of children with life-threatening illnesses across Central and Northern Florida.  For more information about Romacorp, Inc. and Tony Roma’s, visit

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