Monday November 22, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Celebrity-Favorite Pink’s Brings Its World-Famous Hot Dogs to San Diego County
VALLEY CENTER, Calif. -- Hailed by celebrities, politicians and foodies alike, legendary Pink’s Hot Dogs of L.A is coming to San Diego. Opening in Harrah’s Rincon Casino and Resort on November 23rd, 2010, this will be the first Pink’s to open in San Diego County, according to Richard Pink, President of Pink’s.
“Pink’s is excited to open a new location within one of San Diego’s most popular destinations, Harrah’s Rincon Casino and Resort,” said Pink. “We are eager to bring our Zagat-ranked, world-famous hot dogs to San Diego residents and tourists alike.”
Pink’s has been recognized by some of the country’s top media outlets including The Los Angeles Times, Conde Nast Traveller, The New York Times, Los Angeles Magazine, People and In Touch (also Where The Locals Eat! -ed.) and is often featured on the Food Channel and Travel Channel as well as in movies and TV shows. The 1,000 sq. ft. restaurant will seat 46 and will be located within the Sports Pit Area of the casino and will offer a full line of their most famous dogs, burgers and sides, including the Stretch Chili Cheese Dog, Spicy Polish Dog, Bacon Burrito Dog, the 12 inch Jalapeno Dog, the Poli-Bacon Chili Cheesburger and Chili Fries.
“Harrah’s is committed to providing its guests with the finest variety of dining and entertainment options and we feel that the strong Pink’s brand fits exactly into our standards of excellence,” said Janet Beronio, general manager of Harrah’s Rincon. “We feel very fortunate to have found such a perfect partner and are thrilled to bring Pink’s to San Diego.”
About Pink’s Hot Dogs, A Hollywood Legend Since 1939
Pink’s Hot Dogs is one of the most famous hot dog establishments in the country. Originally opened in 1939 by Paul and Betty Pink, the family-owned operation has been a favorite stop for hot dog lovers in Los Angeles relishing the hot dog with the famous snap when you bite into it. Customers have been known to spend up to two hours waiting in line just to sample the 30+ varieties of hot dogs. The restaurant is usually busy well until closing hour of 3 a.m. Pink’s also has locations in Universal Studios Theme Park, Knott’s Berry Farm, LAX, and Las Vegas. www.pinkshollywood.com
About Harrah’s Rincon Casino & Resort
Winner of 15 Casino Player Magazine “Best of Gaming” Awards and owned by the Rincon Band of Luiseno Indians and managed by HCAL, a subsidiary of Harrah’s Operating Company, Harrah’s Rincon Casino & Resort is located at 777 Harrah’s Rincon Way (33750 Valley Center Road) in Valley Center, CA, 20 minutes northeast of Escondido. With approximately 1,400 employees and an identity as a top resort-gaming destination, the casino offers state-of-the-art amenities and the unparalleled customer service that has made Harrah’s a nationally recognized brand. www.harrahsrincon.com