NEWPORT NEWS QUAKER STEAK & LUBE® OPENS2009-05-18 19:38:25
Newport News, VA – Quaker Steak & Lube® open its first restaurant in Virginia on March 20, 2009. The new restaurant is be located at 12832 Jefferson Ave., Newport News. Quaker Steak & Lube®, voted “Best Wings USA,” is home to 20 signature chicken wing sauces in addition to a variety of Award-Winning food to include burgers, sandwiches, fresh salads, steaks, ribs and a Kids menu. The Atomic sauce is so hot you must sign a release form! “The Lube®” as its known, is motor-sports themed and encompasses the most unique décor in the restaurant industry, much like a museum.
There are many special items on display at the new Newport News Lube including: Four motorcycles courtesy of Casey Cycles; a custom made red, white, and blue chopper called SUCKER PUNCH SALLY courtesy of Rocker Originals; three Harley Davidson motorcycles courtesy of Hampton Road Harley Davidson – a 2009 Beull Black “Batman Bike”, a 2007 Maroon sportster, and a 2003 Gold and Black Harley; hanging in the Vette room is a 1978 copper/brown classic Vette; hanging in Thunder Alley we have the #2 Miller Lite car raced in 1995; the lobby is home to a NASCAR QSL truck last raced in 2003. There is no wall left undecorated, as there are numerous pictures, memorabilia, and classic car and motorcycle parts that adorn the interior of the entire restaurant.
The Lube® will feature all the same favorite menu selections as the other Quaker Steak &Lube® locations, along with Salute The Troops on Monday, All-You-Can-Eat Wings every Tuesday our world famous Bike Nite every Wednesday, Ladies Nite on Thursday, Karaoke on Friday and Car Cruise-ins on Sunday! There will ALWAYS be something great happening at The Newport News Lube!
Quaker Steak & Lube® also features two bars that offer a variety of ice-cold bottled and draft beers as well as other “lubes”. Catch any of your favorite sporting events on one of our big screen televisions!
Along with the great food and eye-popping décor, Quaker Steak & Lube® is also available for motorcycle and car club meetings as well as parties and social events. For small or large gatherings, the Newport News Lube will be ready for you! Call (757) 874-LUBE.
The Newport News Quaker Steak & Lube® seats over 300 guests, house two bars and employ close to 200 people. Bob Bolan, owner and partner of the new Quaker Steak & Lube® in Newport News is veryexcited to be building his third Lube restaurant in the system and the first in the state of Virginia. “The Lube® concept is a unique blend of great service, award-winning food to include Best Wings USA, supercharged events and the most unique motorsports-themed décor in the restaurant industry,” said Bolan.
Quaker Steak & Lube® claims a wide and highly loyal base of customers, a demographic that chain executives call “2 to 82”. On any given day, the restaurant will be visited by all demographics, including singles, couples, families, sports enthusiasts, seniors and the young without skewing heavily to any one group. The appeal, outside of the race cars, vintage cars and motorcycles, is the food. “It’s the very center of the table stuff,” Gary Meszaros, CoFounder states. “We serve buckets of Award-Winning wings, buckets of signature appetizers, a rack of ribs meant to be shared, healthy hamburgers, nice salads, distinctive drinks and kid’s meals.”
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