Buy one Monte Cristo sandwich and get another free at Bennigan’s restaurants on Sunday, September 17, 2017.
The casual dining chain celebrates National Monte Cristo Day every year by offering guests get a free Monte Cristo with the purchase of a Monte Cristo sandwich or any other menu item of equal or greater value.
Bennigan’s Monte Cristo starts with honey wheat bread layered with tender ham, roasted turkey and Swiss and American cheeses. It’s then batter-dipped, gently fried and coated with powdered sugar, and served with red raspberry preserves for dipping.
“No one serves a Monte Cristo as Legendary as Bennigan’s, which is why we take National Monte Cristo Day so seriously,” said Legendary Restaurant Brands Chairman and CEO Paul Mangiamele. “We didn’t choose Sept. 17 by accident; the delicious national holiday also marks Halfway to St. Paddy’s Day, so you know we’ve got a fun party in store!”
Bennigan’s announced the special in This Press Release. In addition to the Monte Cristo special, on and around Thursday, Sept. 17, Bennigan’s restaurants throughout the chain’s global system will throw their annual Halfway to St. Paddy’s Day parties, with Irish-themed food and drink specials, live entertainment, green beer and more.
About Bennigan’s (from Wikipedia)
Bennigan’s is an Irish pub-themed casual dining restaurant chain founded in 1976 in Atlanta by restaurateur Norman E. Brinker as one of America’s original casual dining concepts.
On February 11, 2015, CEO Paul Mangiamele and his wife, Gwen, closed on a Management Buy Out (MBO) of the company from its parent private equity firm, for an undisclosed price. The new company, Legendary Restaurant Brands, LLC, is now the owner of the Bennigan’s restaurant chain, its fast-casual concept Bennigan’s On the Fly, and the Steak and Ale brand.
Currently, Bennigan’s operates 23 domestic and 39 international locations in eight other countries.