JONESBORO, AR, December 16, 2019: Golden Corral and the Buffet Joint, LLC are excited to announce that the doors officially opened Monday, December 16, to the newest Gateway restaurant in Jonesboro, AR at 2405 East Highland Dr. This Golden Corral restaurant has created 160 new jobs for the local community.
“We’re proud to call the vibrant city of Jonesboro home and we’re excited to have the opportunity to elevate the dining experience for both our loyal customers and a new generation of guests with this Gateway restaurant,” said Kathryn Echols, franchise owner of the Jonesboro restaurant.
Similar to Jonesboro’s reputation for serving up great southern hospitality, the goal of the Gateway restaurant’s new design is to provide an inviting atmosphere for Golden Corral’s guests to create new memories with their family and loved ones. The nearly 9,000 square-foot restaurant will seat more than 280 customers and include event space.
The dining room features an endless buffet, including hot-off-the-grill steaks served at dinner, a build-your-own-salad bar, a variety of slow-smoked meats, and decadent desserts. The new restaurant offers guests a unique buffet dining experience with a stacked stone fireplace, contemporary décor, comfortable and varied seating options, as well as an all-new buffet area with an enhanced carvery and design elements that resemble a residential kitchen.
The restaurant offers lunch, dinner, weekend breakfast, kids pricing and the popular Senior Early Bird discount Monday – Friday from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm for adults 60+.
About Golden Corral:
Golden Corral, based in Raleigh, N.C., is the nation’s largest grill-buffet restaurant chain with 489 restaurants operating in 42 states as of January 1, 2019. Golden Corral is famous for its variety, including USDA steaks cooked to order, smoked meats, awesome pot roast, hot yeast rolls and desserts, like homemade carrot cake and the Chocolate Wonderfall®.
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