Chickee & Pete’s Opens Today at Parx Casino
The Excitement Continues at Parx Casino™ Chickie’s & Pete’s® Opens! PENNSYLVANIA – (August 9, 2010) – Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment, Inc. is happy to announce Chickie’s & Pete’s® at Parx Casino™, located at 2999 Street Road in Bensalem, is now open. The famed Philadelphia crab house and sports bar makes its grand debut at the most successful gaming & entertainment mecca in the region. Designed as a sleek and contemporary, full service, 327-seat restaurant and bar, the new dining hotspot is situated aside the bustling casino floor. Chickie’s & Pete’s® is serving lunch, dinner and late night, 7 days a week from 11am to 2am. “We’re pleased to welcome a renowned Philadelphia favorite, Chickie’s & Pete’s®, to Parx Casino™.
Its famed food offering, exciting environment and proud hometown reputation is a perfect amenity for our guests,” said Bob Green, Chairman of Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment, Inc. The new Chickie’s & Pete’s® at Parx Casino™ features signature menu items such as the World Famous Crabfries®, Crabs, Chickie’s™ Style Hot Shrimp and more. Brand new menu items include an expanded variety of “Pete’s Gold Medal Winning” Pizzas – Lisa’s Blonde Lobster Pie™, Crab Pizza, Veggie Pizza, Buffalo Chicken Pizza, and Cuban Pizza. Also, Crab Bruschetta – loaded with fresh lump crabmeat, the Ultimate Tailgate Burger – half pound, prime sirloin burger topped with one of “Pete’s secret recipe” Crab Cakes, and Crabby Sweets -sweet potato fries dusted with Crabfries® seasoning and a sweet dipping sauce. In addition to the award-winning restaurant, this 13,000 square foot full-service facility features PLAY2 Interactive Sports Bar, the latest technology in audio, video, lighting, and interactive gaming. Designed by DAS Architects of Philadelphia, Play 2 consists of 18 entertainment pods or Apecs (patent pending): semi-private rooms stacked two-high, that include custom wall coverings, theatrical light and sound system, TV, and game consoles through which guests can play interactive video games on the Xbox 360, Playstation, and Wii platforms.