New Habit Burger in Riverdale giving away hundreds of free burgers for opening

Wednesday , June 14, 2017 - 11:54 AM

MAKENZIE KOCH/Standard-Examiner Staff

RIVERDALE — The Habit Burger Grill is set to open its newest location on Riverdale Road next week, and to celebrate the restaurant chain is giving away free burgers. 

With 10 restaurants in Arizona, 144 in California and many more across the country, Riverdale’s will become Utah’s 10th location to “find your habit.”

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The new restaurant, which is part of the new 110,000 square foot Riverdale Town Square commercial development, will officially open Wednesday, June 21. It will be the first Habit Burger in the country with a drive-thru window, according to the company.

But first, Habit Burger will be giving away hundreds of free burgers and meals to mark the new location’s opening. The first 200 guests from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. on Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17 will get a free Charburger, fries and a drink. 

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Additionally, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 19 and Tuesday, June 20, the first 200 guests will also get a free meal “from a pre-determined menu,” the restaurant said in a press release. 

Habit Burger will also partner with the Boys and Girls Club of Weber-Davis for a charity event. All the proceeds from the event, which is scheduled from 5-7 p.m. Monday, June 19, will go to the nonprofit. 

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Several other new restaurants and businesses are also moving into Riverdale Town Square this summer.

Jersey Mike’s Subs, Wingstop, Chipotle and MOD Pizza are all confirmed tenants, and the commercial development is anchored by a 55,000 square foot Hobby Lobby, which is slated to open July 31.

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