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Airport dining gets an all American flavour with Frankie & Benny’s

Published: 30 May 2013

London Luton Airport and TRG Concessions are delighted to announce the opening of family favourite, Frankie & Benny’s, in the Departures Lounge.

Adorned with the famous memorabilia and Frankie’s merchandise, passengers who step inside the restaurant will feel instantly transported to a 1950’s all-American diner, complete with friendly staff and efficient service. 

Doors opened on 24th May 2013, offering passengers the chance to enjoy popular American food combined with traditional Italian dishes.

With something for everyone, passengers can choose from flavour-packed burgers, fully loaded pizzas, hearty bowls of pasta and succulent BBQ ribs as well as the legendary all-day breakfast. Dishes are perfectly accompanied with a mug of freshly ground coffee, fruit smoothie or - if something more exotic is preferred - a cocktail from the vast drinks menu.Just in time for a busy summer ahead, Frankie & Benny’s also offers a fantastic range of lighter dishes to appeal to those seeking healthier options.

For something a little more indulgent, the thick and decadent malts & shakes come in various flavours from Oreo cookie to banana & caramel.

TRG Concessions, one of the leading operators of restaurants, bars and coffee shops in the UK's busiest airports, has worked with London Luton Airport to implement a nationwide brand within the Departures Lounge as part of the Airport’s on-going investment programme.

Rupert Lawrie, Commercial Director, London Luton Airport commented;“The opening of Frankie & Benny’s offers the perfect start to any holiday or business trip.   The variety and quality of food and drink on offer is sure to be a big hit with our passengers, there truly is something for everyone.  Passengers can relax, enjoy the stylish surroundings and be assured of efficient service, all just a maximum of 15 minutes’ walk from their departure gate. “

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For further information, please contact:Nick Ayerst, Managing Director nick.ayerst@trgplc.com

Notes to Editors:

London Luton Airport is one of the UK’s largest airports and carried 9.6 million passengers in 2012. The Airport directly and indirectly employs over 500 and 8,000 staff respectively, is a key economic driver for the region and a major base for ‘low cost’ or ‘no frills’ air travel.  

easyJet, Wizz Air, Ryanair, Monarch, Thomson, EL AL, Blue Air, and Flybe operate from the airport, departing to over 100 destinations including services to Europe, Africa, and Asia, with onward connections to Mumbai, Hong Kong, Johannesburg, Beijing and Bangkok via Tel Aviv.

London Luton Airport Operations Limited, through its parent company TBI Limited, is owned jointly by the leading international infrastructure provider abertis Infraestructuras S.A. (with a 90 per cent shareholding) and the international business arm of Aena, the Spanish national airport and air traffic control organisation, Aena Desarrollo Internacional S.A. (with a 10 per cent shareholding).     

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