Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Chain restaurant is the second in Middlesex County.
Acton residents yearning for a mouth-watering burger from Johnny Rockets won't have to travel to the Burlington Mall anymore. The popular old-style diner recently opened its first restaurant in Acton, and joins the Burlington Mall as the second location in Middlesex County. Other Johnny Rocket chains in Massachusetts include Logan Airport, Six Flags New England and South Shore Plaza. According to an online report, the Acton restaurant offers flavorful fare and friendly service in an ambiance reminiscent of feel-good Americana. Patrons can expect juicy burgers, crispy American Fries (served with a ketchup smiley face), hand-spun shakes and classic sandwiches. And to give it some local flavor, the new restaurant also features menu options …
Saturday, July 21, 2012
This week's bite is in Acton.
Well, it's 99.9 percent official. Johnny Rockets is coming to Acton. The one percent is the health permit that still needs to be filed. According to Acton's Health Director, Doug Halley, there has been no movement as of yet on the health permit but the building permit was recently granted and construction is underway. In an email from the VP of Brand Marketing/Communications for Johnny Rockets, Cozette Koerber mentioned to Patch a grand-opening later this summer. The location is where Friendly's used to be on 387 Massachusetts Avenue, Acton.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
One greasy chain moves out and another moves in.
According to Acton's Building Commissioner, Frank Ramsbottom, word is Johnny Rockets will be filling the vacant spot where Friendly's used to be on 387 Massachusetts Avenue, Acton. The company that owns the building, Edens, confirmed Johnny Rockets is officially coming to Acton, but there is no official word as to when it will be open. Ramsbottom said a permit was recently filed to work on the construction on the exterior of the building and a permit to remodel the interior is soon to come. UPDATE (12:45 p.m.): According to Cozette Phifer-Koerber - VP, Brand Marketing/Communications for Johnny Rockets, "our hamburgers come with a choice of four protein options: ground beef, ground turkey, chicken breast or Boca burger. We also have a …