Rocketís blasts off to Florida
Eddie Rocketís makes one familyís American dream come true with the holiday of a lifetime.
The restaurant franchise which is known for its multi-award-winning burgers that were recently crowned the best in Ireland, ran a competition that offered one family a chance to visit sunny Florida. The trip is worth a cool Ä5,000 (£4,500) and all of its diners across the Republic of Ireland were given the chance to enter. The competition attracted plenty of entries from customers keen to escape for the luxury break and to experience all that sunny Florida has to offer.
The family that scooped the prize were the Dunphys, from Portarlington, County Laois. Mum Siobhan, dad Fergus and their daughters Zoe and Emma couldnít believe their luck when they were told about their win. The trip will give the family a chance to see the US for the first time and theyíre hoping to visit the world-famous Disneyworld during their stay.
Sinead Barry, manager of the Dunphyís local Eddie Rocketís, confessed that the family were in shock when they got the news. She said:
ďSiobhan couldnít believe it when she got the call from Eddieís and her husband Fergus even thought she was playing a joke on him when she broke the good news.Ē
Founded in 1989, Eddie Rocketís and its smaller outlet brand Rocketís brings American diner-style food to the people of Ireland and the UK. With itís tempting menu that offers juicy hamburgers, spicy chilli burgers, sharing slider burgers or a mouth-watering sweet potato falafel burger, thereís plenty for burger lovers to get stuck into. For customer who crave something different, the restaurants offer buttermilk fried chicken tenders, rich garlic and parmesan fries and a wide range of shakes, as well as a delicious range of breakfast options for early birds.
Sophie Cole, Point Franchise ©