'We are excited to bring our unique combination of premium seafood items, Maine inspired atmosphere and convenient service format to Dupont Circle,' said Michael Eisenberg, Concept Developer.
Dupont Circle, DC (PRWEB) April 27, 2014
Willie T’s Lobster Shack to Open in Dupont Circle
New England-inspired casual quick-service restaurant opens Wednesday, April 30th with offerings of premium Lobster and Seafood.
Inspired by hearty fishermen and fishing villages of Maine, Willie T’s Lobster Shack brings a unique selection of seafood offerings to Dupont Circle with doors opening 11 AM, Wednesday, April 30th. Located just steps from Dupont Circle at 1511 Connecticut Ave, the restaurant will feature freshly prepared seafood, cooked to order and served conveniently with call ahead and carry out options.
The debut of Willie T’s Lobster Shack features:
- Freshly prepared Lobster, Crab and Shrimp Rolls
- Maine Lobster sourced directly from New England fisheries three times a week
- Maryland Crabs and Shrimp sourced and farmed for year round access
- Rustic design featuring Maine seaport and fishing memorabilia
- Interior design elements constructed using reclaimed wood from Maine and the surrounding New England area
- Custom baked bread prepared to specifications of traditional Maine Lobster Rolls
- Hospitable Service style catering to needs of guest be it convenient call ahead orders or quick carry out occasions
- Maine favorite "Wicked Whoopie Pies" Dessert or Snack Treats
“We are excited to bring our unique combination of premium seafood items, Maine inspired atmosphere and convenient service format to Dupont Circle,” said Michael Eisenberg, Concept Developer. “Dupont Circle offers a great community for the first Willie T’s Lobster Shack. We see ourselves as a quick escape to Maine just steps from home, school or work. Given the broad and exciting mix of business, residential and retail activity, Dupont Circle is sure to appreciate our unique mix of quality seafood, hospitable attitude and convenience for any occasion.”
Grand Opening Celebration and Schedule
Grand Opening (Wednesday, April 30th): Doors open to public 11 AM
Key Facts and Contact Information for Willie T’s Lobster Shack
General Manager: George Gee
Address: 1511 Connecticut Ave, DC
Hours: 11 AM to 9 PM Daily
Willie T’s Lobster Shack is part of the Thompson Hospitality collection of restaurant brands which includes American Tap Room, Austin Grill and Tequila Bar and Be Right Burger.
About Willie T’s Lobster Shack and Thompson Hospitality
Willie T’s Lobster Shack is owned by Reston-based Thompson Hospitality. Warren Thompson, an active alumnus of University of Virginia and Hampden Sydney, founded Thompson Hospitality over two decades ago. The company owns and operates a variety of branded restaurant concepts in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia.