Chuy's

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Chuy's
Founded 1982
Headquarters Austin, Texas, U.S.
Key people Mike Young / John Zapp
Website www.chuys.com
The original Chuy's on Barton Springs Rd. in Austin, Texas

Chuy's is a Tex-Mex chain restaurant headquartered in Austin, Texas first opened in 1982.[1] The company has 51 locations (2014) in Texas, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Alabama, North Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, Kentucky, Indiana, Missouri, Florida, and Arkansas, USA (Austin, Fort Worth, College Station, Denton, San Antonio, Round Rock, Houston, Dallas, Waco, Franklin, Murfreesboro, Nashville, Tulsa, Birmingham, Atlanta, Bowling Green, Louisville, Lexington, Florence, Gainesville, Kansas City, Kissimmee, Clarksville, Little Rock and Rogers.[2]

The traditional Tex-Mex cuisine includes enchiladas, nachos, quesadillas, and tacos. Every year on Elvis Presley's birthday January 8, most locations host the Elvis' Birthday Bash, during which an Elvis impersonator visits the restaurant. Chuy's also annually hosts a Green Chile Festival at its locations, celebrating the harvest of the Hatch Green Chiles from Hatch, New Mexico. In addition, Chuy's is a sponsor of community events such as the Hot To Trot 5K and the Children Giving to Children Holiday Parade.[3]

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  1. ^ "Contact." Chuy's. Retrieved on May 23, 2010.
  2. ^ http://chuys.com/#/locations
  3. ^ "Events." Chuy's. Retrieved on June 30, 2012.

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