Arctic Circle Restaurants
Arctic Circle's logo
An Arctic Circle restaurant in Kaysville, Utah
|Founded||1950Salt Lake City, Utahin|
Number of locations
|Gary Roberts, President and CEO; Frank L. Christianson, CFO; Don Carlos Edwards, Founder|
|Products||Hamburgers, Fries, Shakes, and other fast food. Famous for their fry sauce.|
Arctic Circle Restaurants is a chain of burger and shake restaurants based in Midvale, Utah, United States. There were 62 restaurants as of March 2019, about a third are company owned and two-thirds by franchisees, in Utah, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming. About 50% of the restaurants are located in Utah. The restaurants purvey typical fast food fare such as burgers, sandwiches, shakes, salads, fries, and fish and chips.
Arctic Circle once offered franchises in California, but no longer does.
The first Arctic Circle location was on 135 East 9th South in Salt Lake City; it opened May 26, 1950 and was founded by Don Carlos Edwards.
- "Arctic Circle Corporate Website - About Us". Retrieved 9 February 2011.
- Benson, Lee (2010-03-08). "About Utah: Fry sauce and Arctic Circle hit big 6-0". Deseret News. Retrieved 2017-12-27.
- Vergakis, Brock (January 6, 2007). "My oh my do we love fry sauce!". The Deseret News.