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Chickie's and Pete's expands at Dorney Park

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Apr 24 2013 02:04:15 PM CDT
Dorney Park

Dorney Park

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

A new, full-service Chickie's and Pete's Sports Bar is set to open at Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom.

The air-conditioned restaurant is located in the center of Dorney Park. In addition to its famous Crabfries, the new sit-down restaurant and sports bar will serve an expanded menu of Chickie’s favorites including lobster cheesesteaks and a variety of Pete-zza options that are available only at the new location.

The restaurant will also feature several alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages unique to the Dorney Park location such as the Dominator and the Talon.

The former Game Day Grille location has been renovated and will feature memorabilia from the storied history of Chickie's & Pete's, which opened in 1977.

The new restaurant and sports bar will be in addition to the two original locations opened in the park in 2011.

“We strive to provide our guests with the best dining experience possible and this partnership gives us the ability to do so with a local flavor” states Michael Fehnel, Vice President and Assistant General Manager for Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom. “Guests really responded to the original locations and we look forward to expanding this partnership to provide an expanded menu of Chickie's & Pete's classic items to our guests this summer.”