Bru’s Room Sports Grill is a traditional casual-dining chain that serves a varied menu of traditional bar food. The chain hosts live music, karaoke, game night and trivia night at most locations, which draws in a wide demographic of young and older adults and families alike. Units boast upbeat, sports-themed atmospheres. Eddie Hauck Jr., a Buffalo, New York, native, and NFL player Bob “Bru” Brudzinski, opened their first Eddie Hauck’s Wings ’N Ribs and Bru’s Room Sports Bar in Margate, Florida, in 1989. A second location opened in Pompano Beach, Florida, in 1999. More locations spread throughout Florida in the coming years.
|Location||Coconut Creek, Fla.|
|2011 Systemwide Sales ($000,000)||$26,500,000*|
|YOY Sales Change||19.6%|
|2011 U.S. Units||10|
|YOY Unit Change||25.0%|
|2011 Average Unit Volume ($000)||$2,950,000|
|Future 50 Year||2012|