Wok Box Fresh Asian Kitchen Opens Flagship Scottsdale, AZ Location
Wok Box, North America’s premier quick service Asian inspired restaurant franchise, announces the opening of its Scottsdale Arizona restaurant, the first of five locations planned for the greater Phoenix market in the next 12 months.
Phoenix, AZ (RestaurantNews.com) Wok Box is excited and pleased to open its second location ‘south of the border’ in Scottsdale, Arizona. The fast moving Canadian-founded company has been focusing on key growth in several select US markets for the past 18 months. The fruits of these efforts, store openings, shall highlight a busy 2013 for the Wok Box.
Wok Box features a bold, modern interior and an open exhibition kitchen with all meals cooked to order, in view of the guest, utilizing fresh, quality ingredients. The workhorse of the kitchen is a 7 foot long, custom stainless steel wok range with five high powered gas wok burners. Décor highlights include Hong Kong street scenes along one wall and feature walls with wood and stone elements. Hanging glass light fixtures lit with Edison bulbs are throughout the open space, creating a warm but urban environment.
Franchise owner, David Flack, spent over 25 years as a hotel executive before venturing into the Wok Box franchise. During his hotel career, Flack managed 4 and 5 star hotels and resorts in exotic locales such as Turtle Island Resort in Fiji, Rosewood Little Dix Bay Resort in Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands, Cuisinart Resort and Spa in Anguilla, and the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
“I heard about Wok Box from Canadian friends, and after several trips to the Vancouver area where Wok Box is headquartered and sampling the menu at different locations, I firmly believe that this is a concept that is needed in the market”, says Flack.
The simple but extensive menu features flavors from all over Asian, including delicious noodle dishes, curry, stir fry, and banh mi sandwiches influenced by the flavors of Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Korea, China, India, and Vietnam. Wok Box distinguishes itself from competitors by offering high quality ingredients, no preservatives, and a variety of gluten, vegetarian and even vegan options.
The Scottsdale Wok Box fresh asian kitchen is located at 15807 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard. Take-out orders can be made by phone or fax. Phone: (480)657-8888; Fax: (480)657-8188.
Wok Box (http://www.wokbox.net) was founded in Edmonton, Alberta in 2005 and has 57 locations in Canada. Wok Box is also open in Hillsboro, Oregon and has openings planned in 2013 for Texas, Colorado, Washington, Oregon as well as further international openings in the Middle East.
For more information please contact Lawrence Eade, Director and Chief Financial Officer, at 778-545-0233 or at info(at)wokbox(dot)ca.