Free Times, August 2017
Best Salad, 17 years running
California Dreaming, Columbia
“Seinfeld’s Elaine Benes was ever pining for the “big salad.” Well, she’d love California Dreaming. They’ve got the biggest damn salad in town. But, the restaurant’s salads aren’t only big. They’re also fresh and delicious. The signature California Dreaming Salad is tops. BONUS: You get to eat in a castle.”
CentraArchy restaurants invite diners to toast the August 21 eclipse with limited edition beverage
ATLANTA (August 7, 2017) – As cities in the path of totality prepare to host visitors from around the region for the region’s first total eclipse of the sun in 38 years on August 21, CentraArchy restaurants are offering a month long drink special to celebrate. The limited edition adult beverage is offered at all 19 restaurant locations—many of which are in or very near the path of totality—through the end of August.
“Such a rare event in Atlanta deserves a proper toast,” said CentraArchy president and CEO Greg Greenbaum. “‘Total Eclipse’ features floated black rum eclipsing a refreshing blend of ginger beer with fresh squeezed lime and orange juice. A sunny orange wedge tops it off for the perfect eclipse toast.”
Charleston-based restaurant company serves up nearly 15,000 meals for veterans
ATLANTA (November 16, 2016) – As Americans reflect on Veteran’s Day 2016, The Tavern at Phipps, New York Prime, Joey D’s Oak Room, California Dreaming and five additional CentraArchy Restaurants concepts throughout the Southeast have counted 14,868 heroes and their families served on this day of appreciation. The free and discounted Veteran’s Day meals represent a total value of over $150,000.
“While we can never truly repay our veterans for their sacrifices and service, it is important and necessary that each of us do what we can to show our continuous appreciation for those men and women who have served our country,” said CentraArchy president and CEO Greg Greenbaum.
CentraArchy Restaurants include The Tavern at Phipps, New York Prime, Joey D’s Oak Room, California Dreaming and five additional concepts (19 restaurants company-wide). The company honored veterans and active duty military service members with free entrées and 25% off entrées to accompanying family.
Family-run Restaurants Serve Veterans
ATLANTA (October 19, 2016) – To all the brave men and women who have served and continue to serve in our armed forces, your service deserves ours. All 19 CentraArchy Restaurants* are showing their gratitude this Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, by honoring veterans and active duty military service members with a FREE entrée and 25% off entrée(s) to their accompanied family.
“Many members of the CentraArchy family, have served our country, including my father,” said Greg Greenbaum, President of CentraArchy Restaurants, “this is just one way we want to recognize their service and say thank you.”
Visit *New York Prime, California Dreaming, The Tavern at Phipps, Chophouse New Orleans, Carolina Roadhouse, Joey D’s Oak Room, Chophouse ’47, Gulfstream Café, & Burro Loco on Friday, November 11, 2016 with a valid military ID or proof of service to enjoy a free entrée from the regular dinner menu (excluding AQ items, Porterhouse, alcohol and tax). For location details and hours of operation, please visit www.centraarchy.com.
CentraArchy Restaurants is helping make breast cancer history
ATLANTA (October 1, 2016) – CentraArchy Restaurants continues in its commitment to National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with its sixth annual “Pink Kiss for the Cure” campaign, where all 19 restaurants sell a limited edition Pink Kiss martini. The restaurants have raised more than $80,000 for breast cancer research and care, and this month, the restaurants hope to add thousands more to that total. The campaign will run through the end of the month with proceeds benefiting The Pink Agenda.
The Pink Agenda’s beliefs coincide with that of the restaurants, “… spread the word about breast cancer, reflect on the research being done to cure it, and honor our loved ones who have been affected by it, while at the same time having a great time.” Throughout the month of October, 50% of the sales from Pink Kiss martini will be donated to The Pink Agenda. Additionally, the restaurant staff will be donned in pink, as well as the complimentary golf tees at New York Prime and Chophouse ‘47.
Together with their guests, CentraArchy Restaurants; New York Prime, California Dreaming, The Tavern at Phipps, Chophouse New Orleans, Carolina Roadhouse, Joey D’s Oak Room, Chophouse ’47, Gulfstream Café and Burro Loco, are committed to finding tomorrow’s cure. Fans are encouraged to share their photo-worthy images on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using the hashtag #PinkKiss.
Free Times, August 2016
Best Salad, 16 years running
California Dreaming | Columbia
“Why does California Dreaming’s salad dominate this category year after year? Because it’s downright legendary, from the ample serving to the fresh greens to the buttery, sticky little honey croissant served alongside it. Yum.”
100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America
As Voted by OpenTable Diners
Gulfstream Cafe | Garden City, SC
“Our 100 Most Scenic Restaurant list for 2016 highlights restaurants that offer spectacular views of natural wonder and city landmarks and, above all, delicious dining experiences. The list of honorees is determined after analyzing more than five million reviews of more than 20,000 restaurants across the nation – all submitted by verified diners.”