Mellow Mushroom to Open First Location in D.C.

10.13.11

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Mellow Mushroom  Pizza Bakers is Opening in the Adams Morgan Neighborhood in Washington, D.C. on Oct. 17th.

Washington, D.C.-October 13, 2011-Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers is proud to announce their newest opening in Washington, D.C. on Monday, October 17. This unique Mellow is located at 2436 18th Street, NW, in the neighborhood of Adams Morgan.

The owners of this location, siblings Amit and Pooja Mehta are excited about opening a Mellow Mushroom in the neighborhood of Adams Morgan. "With the mix of nightlife, restaurants, unique shopping and art, it is the perfect location and vibe for a Mellow Mushroom," states Pooja.

The menu features a variety of pizzas, hoagies, salads, calzones and appetizers, only using the highest quality of ingredients. Options for Vegetarian's, Vegan's, kids, and those on a gluten-free plan are also available.

Catering to every diner's needs, this Mellow features three levels; indoor dining is available on levels one and two, and an enclosed penthouse area with an open rooftop deck is located on level three. According to artist and Director of Creative Development Carl Janes, "We developed an unusual take on an original combination of circus and vaudeville themes through historic eras throughout the restaurant." 

All three levels feature a full service bar with a wide array of liquor, craft beer and wine options. Join the Mellow Mushroom Beer club and make your way through all 80 beers, while receiving member-only rewards along the way.

The Mellow Mushroom will operate 7 days a week Sunday-Thursday, 11 a.m. to 2 a.m., and Friday and Saturday, 11 am to 3 a.m. For more information on Mellow Mushroom Adams Morgan, visit www.mellowmushroom.com and follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MellowAdamsMorgan.

 

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About Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers (www.mellowmushroom.com) was founded in 1974 in Atlanta, Georgia. For 37 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh stone baked pizzas to-order in an eclectic, art-filled and family-friendly environment. Each Mellow is locally-owned and operated with a unique feel focused around great customer service and quality. 

Media Contact:

Tammy Lucich

(404)-505-2801

tammy@mellowmushroom.com

 

 

 

Fall in Love with Mellows Home Grown Harvest

10.03.11

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October 3, 2011- Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers of Atlanta, Georgia, kicked off a company-wide promotion centered on fall inspired flavors. The promotion, The Home Grown Harvest, runs from October 3rd through November 20th.

"With the fall season upon us, Mellow has taken popular fall flavors and infused them with a bold and unique twist to create new menu items.  It is the perfect combination of classic Mellow flavors and traditional fall foods," states David Danowitz, Director of Operations. 

New fall promotional menu items include:

  • Drunken Fun-Guys-Mellow's signature dough transformed into bite-size pieces served with 3 beer infused sauces; a spicy cheese dip with Abita Turbodog brown ale, a stout and honey glaze, and a Rouge Dead Guy ale spicy mustard.
  • Magic Mushroom Soup- Flavorful mushroom soup in a wine and herb broth blended with Montamore and creamy Italian cheese. Garnished with grilled shiitake, button and Portobello mushrooms and fresh chives.
  • Ham Orchard Hoagie- Thinly sliced ham, sliced apples, Montamore cheese, honey mustard and arugula toasted on your choice of bread.
  • The Big Cheese- Melted Mozzarella, Montamore and cheddar cheese with a garlic aioli, topped with peppered Applewood smoked bacon, arugula and tomatoes toasted on your choice of bread.
  • Home Grown Harvest Pie-Roasted butternut squash with nutmeg on an olive oil and garlic base. Topped with a shaved parmesan and Montamore cheese with a swirl of Arugula pesto.
  • Holy Shiitake Pie-A blend of grilled shiitake, button and Portobello mushrooms with caramelized onions on an olive oil and garlic base. Topped with mozzarella and Montamore cheese drizzled with garlic aioli and a spritz of black truffle oil. Garnished with fresh chives and shaved parmesan.
  • Steak ' n Stout Pie - A combination of premium steak, grilled shiitake, button and Portobello mushrooms, spinach and caramelized onions on a stout and honey glaze base topped with Montamore cheese.
  • Kenny's All Natural Pumpkin Cheesecake-Rich, creamy pumpkin cheesecake with nutmeg and spices drizzled with caramel and topped with whipped cream.

 Through November 20th, guests will have a chance to win instant prizes including menu items, $1,000 cash, or free pizza for a year through a scratch-off game piece. The game piece will also contain a code that allows customers the opportunity to play Mel's Holy Shiitake Challenge game online. By playing the game, guests will have a chance to enter to win a trip-for-two on the Jam Cruise, January 9th- 14th, 2012, featuring over 40 bands. The prize also includes airfare and $1,000 cash.

For more information about the Home-Grown Harvest Promotion visit http://www.mellowmushroom.com or contact Tammy Lucich, Manager of Special events and Promotions at 404-505-2801.

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About Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers (www.mellowmushroom.com) was founded in 1974 in Atlanta, Georgia.  This franchise, operated under Home-Grown Industries of Georgia, Inc., is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For 37 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh stone baked pizza's to-order in an eclectic, art-filled and family-friendly environment. Each Mellow is locally-owned and operated with a unique feel, focused around great customer service and quality. 

 

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Media Contact:

Tammy Lucich

tammy@mellowmushroom.com

(404) 505-2801

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About Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers (www.mellowmushroom.com) was founded in 1974 in Atlanta, Georgia.  This franchise, operated under Home-Grown Industries of Georgia, Inc., is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For 37 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh stone baked pizza's to-order in an eclectic, art-filled and family-friendly environment. Each Mellow is locally-owned and operated with a unique feel, focused around great customer service and quality. 

 

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Mellow Mushroom to Open Fourth Texas Location

10.04.11

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Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will open the fourth Texas location on Oct. 10th in Denton, Texas.

Denton, TX, October 3, 2011-Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will be opening in Denton, Texas, on October 10th at 217 East Hickory Street. It will be located just off of the downtown square one block from the A-Train station. This Mellow, which marks the fourth in the state of Texas, is the second location owned and operated by Martha and Monte Jenson.

The Jensen's are thrilled to bring Mellow Mushroom to the city of Denton. "Being residents of Denton, we always knew Mellow would be the perfect fit for this city. Mellow Mushroom and Denton have a lot of similarities, as they both have "the same aesthetic appeal centered on music, unique architecture and art," according to Martha.

The Mellow Mushroom menu puts a modern twist on traditional pizza making. The menu features a variety of pizzas, hoagies, salads, calzones and appetizers, using only the highest quality of ingredients. Vegetarian, vegan options and gluten-free crust are also available. Enjoy a full-service bar that has 28 unique draft beers, or join the Mellow Beer Club and make your way through 70 brews while earning rewards along the way.

This location seats 235 people and is designed to create a variety of smaller areas. These will include an open bar area, a partially covered patio, and an 8 top private booth known as the beer bottle shrine. In addition, the Mellow Saloon will seat up to 15 people, making it the perfect destination for private meetings and events.

This location is open 7 days a week, Sunday through Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., and Thursday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. For more information on Mellow Mushroom Denton, visit www.mellowmushroom.com and follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/MellowMushroomCumming.

 

About Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers (www.mellowmushroom.com) was founded in 1974 in Atlanta, Georgia.  This franchise, operated under Home-Grown Industries of Georgia, Inc., is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For 37 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh stone baked pizzas to-order in an eclectic, art-filled and family-friendly environment. Each Mellow is locally-owned and operated with a unique feel focused around great customer service and quality. 

 

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Media Contact:

Tammy Lucich

tammy@mellowmushroom.com

(404) 505-2801

 

Mellow Mushroom to open in Wrightsville Beach, NC

09.27.11

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Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers Will Open in Wrightsville Beach, N.C. on Oct. 3rd

Wrightsville Beach, NC, September 10, 2011- The town of Wrightsville Beach is about to be a lot more fun with its newest addition, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers. Mellow Mushroom is pleased to announce the upcoming opening of its newest restaurant at 224 Causeway Drive, just over the drawbridge in Wrightsville Beach, on Monday, October 3rd.

Robert Ray and Kevin Dukes, also the owners of the location in Wilmington, North Carolina, are enthusiastic about adding another Mellow Mushroom to their collection. As residents and business owners in the area, Robert states, "We are thrilled about establishing another exciting atmosphere and family-friendly environment, by bringing our passion for Mellow Mushroom to the beach."

Mellow Mushroom is known for its unique and eccentric vibe, focusing on original one-of-a-kind artwork unique to each location. Adding to the already creative Mellow Mushroom atmosphere, Ray states, "We took art and created and amazing space." This mellow will feature a sophisticated beach-themed atmosphere, while suspending a symphony of sea-life from the ceiling. There is a full-service bar featuring liquor, wine and 12 craft beers on draft.

The Mellow Mushroom menu takes traditional pizza making and turns it into a modern work of art. The menu features a variety of pizzas, hoagies, salads, calzones and appetizers making the menu attractive to both adults and kids alike. Vegetarian, vegan options and gluten-free crust are also available.

Enjoy comfortable seating inside or on the patio, 7 days a week, Monday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. For more information on Mellow Mushroom Wrightsville Beach, visit www.mellowmushroom.com and follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/wbshroom.

About Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers (www.mellowmushroom.com), founded in 1974 in Atlanta, Georgia. This franchise, operated under Home-Grown Industries of Georgia, Inc., is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For 37 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh stone baked pizza's to-order in an eclectic, art-filled and family-friendly environment. Each Mellow is locally-owned and operated with a unique feel, focused around great customer service and quality. 

 

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Media Contact:

Tammy Lucich

tammy@mellowmushroom.com

(404) 505-2801

 

Mellow Mushroom to Open in Cary, NC

09.19.11

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers to Open in Cary, North Carolina on Sept. 26th           

Cary, North Carolina- September 19, 2011- Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will open in Cary, on Monday, September 26th 2011, at 4300 NW Cary Parkway.

Owners Robert, William, and Kristen Greczyn are excited to contribute to their community's growth by, "Offering a fresh update to the palette of Cary. The customers need their pizza and beer close at hand, and we are excited to bring them that." states William.

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers integrates the classic with the innovative by offering an array of fresh pizzas, calzones, hoagies, salads, and appetizers. Both vegetarian and vegan options along with gluten-free crust are also available. At Mellow Mushroom, high quality, fresh and unique ingredients turn traditional pizza making into a modern work of art.

The interior décor, inspired by classic Victorian works, fuses traditional décor with a modern and eclectic spin.  This restaurant caters to all ages by offering patio seating, a spacious main dining room, alongside a distinct bar area and a private lounge, dubbed the Red Room.

This Mellow will feature an exclusive Beer Club with select and member only rewards, a weekly trivia night and live music. The Mellow Mushroom will operate 7 days a week; open Monday through Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m., and Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. For more information on Mellow Mushroom Cary, visit www.mellowmushroom.com and follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/mellowmushroomcary.

 

About Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers (www.mellowmushroom.com) was founded in 1974 in Atlanta, Georgia.  This franchise, operated under Home-Grown Industries of Georgia, Inc., is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For 37 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh stone baked pizzas to-order in an eclectic, art-filled and family-friendly environment. Each Mellow is locally-owned and operated with a unique feel, focused around great customer service and quality. 

 

 

Media Contact:

Tammy Lucich

404-505-2801

tammy@mellowmushroom.com

 

Melow Mushroom to open in Rogers, Arkansas

06.01.11

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Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers to Open in Rogers, Arkansas

Rogers, Arkansas-May 25, 2011-Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will be opening in Rogers, Arkansas on Monday, June 13, 2011, at 5204 Village Parkway. This Mellow is located off of the New Hope exit on I-540 in front of Village on the Creeks.

Mellow Mushroom features a creative menu with a wide variety of pizzas, hoagies, salads, calzones, appetizers, vegan options and a gluten-free crust is also available. You can enjoy a creative atmosphere with unique original artwork including the first ever Disco VW Bug and a seasonal patio for your outdoor pleasure.

Kevin and Jennifer Kestner, owners, are looking forward to bringing Mellow to Rogers and Benton County. "What is great about Mellow is that each and every store has its own identity and we stand out by not only our quality food, but by our unique atmosphere. We have been creative with our space and we are looking forward to bringing this new level of excitement to the area," stated Kevin Kestner.

This Mellow will feature trivia nights and an exclusive 70 Beer Club, including over 30 draft beers. The Mellow Mushroom will operate 7 days a week Sunday-Thursday , 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and Sundays 11:00 am to12:00 a.m.

For 36 years Mellow Mushroom has been serving up fresh stone baked pizza's to-order in an eclectic, art filled environment. Each Mellow is locally-owned and operated with a unique feel, focused around great customer service and quality.  

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Media Contact:

Tammy Lucich

(404)-505-2801

tammy@mellowmushroom.com

 

Mellow Mushroom to open in downtown Gatlinburg, TN

04.26.11

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Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers to Open in the Heart of Downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Gatlinburg, Tennessee-April 26, 2011-Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will be opening in Gatlinburg, Tennessee on Monday, May 2, 2011, at 903 Parkway Suite 103, Gatlinburg, Tennessee 37738. This Mellow is located in the Ole Smoky Moonshine Holler, at the intersection of Parkway and Airport Road.

The owners of this location Darby Campbell, Ed Campbell Jr., Ed Campbell Sr., Phil Campbell, Kurt Juergens, Robert McManus, Fred Perkinson and Richie and Carol Rubio, are thrilled to bring Mellow Mushroom to the heart of downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee. "After the success of our Pigeon Forge location, we immediately set eyes on this location in Gatlinburg. The town's laid-back; vacation feel makes it an ideal location for Mellow."

Mellow Mushroom features a creative menu with a wide variety of pizzas, hoagies, salads, calzones, appetizers, vegan options and a gluten-free crust is also available. You can enjoy a creative atmosphere with unique artwork in a rustic moonshine atmosphere coupled with hip urban fixtures.

This Mellow will feature trivia nights and a 70 beer club, including the best craft beer selection in town. With a 900 square foot retail space to purchase Mellow Gear, and an adjoining full-service daiquiri bar, this Mellow is one like you have never seen before. The Mellow Mushroom will operate 7 days a week Monday-Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 1 a.m. and Sundays 11:00 am to12:00 a.m.

For 36 years Mellow Mushroom has been serving up fresh stone baked pizza's to-order in an eclectic, art filled environment. Each Mellow is locally-owned and operated with a unique feel, and focused around great customer service and quality.  

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Media Contact:

Tammy Lucich

(404)-505-2801

tammy@mellowmushroom.com

 

First Annual Mount Pleasant Beerfest!

10.20.10

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina- On Saturday, November 6th, 2010- Mellow Mushroom, Mt. Pleasant will host the 1st Mount Pleasant Beerfest at its North Mount Pleasant location. The festivities will take place in its parking lot from 12:30 to 5:30pm and will be the first of its kind craft beerfest to be held in Mount Pleasant, along with a wine tent and live music!

Mellow calls all craft beer lovers to come out to the Mellow Mushroom, located at 3110 Hwy 17 North, (Across from the Shops at Oakland) in Mount Pleasant for a day of fun and fundraising.  Over Twenty (20) local and national craft breweries will be represented offering over Forty (40) different craft beers to be sampled. The tasting will be accompanied by music from Dub Island & the Dubplates, an 11-piece Reggae ensemble. Southern Wine & Spirits and Carolina Girls will also be providing wine tasting and gifts for the Ladies! Get a peek at the new 345XSF Luxury Sport Fisher from the presenting sponsor Scout Boats & Sea Ray Scout of Charleston.

Proceeds from the BeerFest will benefit the Windwood Farm Home for Children. For twenty-five (25) years Windwood Farm Home for Children has been providing support to boys ages 6-16 that are victims of abuse and neglect. In order to provide these amazing children with the hope, health and healing they so desperately need Windwood Farms relies heavily on support from our community, such as this event, to help them meet their financial goals.

 

This event is going to mean more to Mt. Pleasant than just a good time, with great brews, gourmet pizza and amazing music…it’s an opportunity for the community to give back to an organization that serves a very special and important need. Come thirsty, come hungry, come ready to rock and give back to the children.  It truly will be a day of Beer, Pizza, Music and Charity! Mellow Owner, Walter Harris says “ I think this will be a great day for Windwood Farms, and for the town of Mt. Pleasant as well, in establishing an annual craft beerfest to support a great cause!”

 

Tickets will go on pre-sale for $20 on Friday, October 22nd and can be purchased at the Mellow Mushroom in Mt. Pleasant, Scout Boats-Sea Ray Scout of Charleston at Sportsman’s Island off Clement Ferry, Mc Elveen Chevrolet on Hwy 17 and Carolina Girls in Belle Hall off Long Point Road.  Tickets will be $25 at the door on November, 6th.

Working in conjunction with Mellow Mushroom Mount Pleasant in sponsoring this event are; Scout Boats & Sea Ray Scout of Charleston (presenting sponsor), Mc Elveen Chevrolet, Carolina Girls, WEZL FM 103.5, Jekel – Doolittle, Attorneys at Law, Towne Centre Tobacco & Gifts (shops at Oakland), Snyder Rentals and Big Hair Production Company.

Mellow Mushroom Pizza to open in Hickory, NC

09.16.10

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers to Open in Hickory, North Carolina
Hickory, NC- September 16, 2010-Mellow Mushroom is coming to Hickory, North Carolina, and will open its first Hickory-area pizza bakery on Monday, September 26, at 1185 Lenoir Rhyne Blvd.
Jeff and Leslie Knapp, owners, are enthusiastic about bringing Mellow Mushroom to Hickory.

Mellow Mushroom to Open in Pigeon Forge

05.03.10

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Mellow Mushroom, a delectable and energetic pizza shop based in Atlanta, will open its doors in Pigeon Forge on May 10, 2010.  Robert McManus and Darby Campbell, local restaurateurs with more than 25 years in the Eastern Tennessee restaurant business, saw an opportunity in Pigeon Forge for the fun and funky pizza bakery, as they observed the tourist destination was lacking a quality pizza establishment.  Campbell and McManus spent more than 2 years finding a prime location and developing a store that represents the easygoing community while maintaining the “bohemian-chic” atmosphere and quality food that is synonymous with the Mellow Mushroom name.

 

Located at traffic light 2A between Magi Quest and the Inn at Christmas Place, Mellow Mushroom features a large menu offering a delicious assortment of pizzas, salads, hoagies and calzones with many vegetarian options and true “meat-eater” bill of fare, and a bar that boasts 12 beers on tap and more than 42 others in bottles.  Mellow Mushroom’s “groovy mountain lodge” atmosphere includes large windows looking out onto the Smoky Mountains, a huge fireplace with giant lava lamps that represent flames, and whimsical taxidermy animal heads lining the walls.  The energetic yet comfortable atmosphere makes it a great dining option for local residents and visitors.

 

“More than 11 million visitors from all over the world come through Pigeon Forge every year” said Pigeon Forge Mellow Mushroom Director of Operations, Tom Horne.  “Mellow Mushroom’s welcoming, groovy vibe will fit right into the Pigeon Forge community and I know that residents and visitors alike will fall in love with the food and atmosphere.”

 

The Pigeon Forge Mellow Mushroom seats 262 people. There are fourteen large plasma screen TV’s throughout the restaurant for those looking for a fun place to watch the big games. The restaurant will also host a variety of programs and events including a Tuesday trivia night.

 

To set up an interview with franchise owner, Bob McManus, or plan a Mellow Mushroom location visit, contact Mary Lou Baxter by e-mail at marylou.baxter@gmail.com or by phone at 404-374-6184.