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Steak Escape
Private
IndustryRestaurants
Founded1982
FounderKen Smith and Mark Turner
HeadquartersColumbus, Ohio, United States
ProductsCheesesteak[1]
ParentEscape Enterprises, Ltd. (EEL)
WebsiteSteak Escape

Steak Escape is a restaurant chain based in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Locations are typically found in food courts in shopping malls as well as airports,[1][2] all serving a variety of menu items, including cheesesteaks.[3] The company is known as the originator of the mall cheesesteak concept.[3] The chain is owned by Columbus, Ohio-based Escape Enterprises.[3]

History[edit | edit source]

The company was founded in Columbus Ohio in 1982.[3] In 1983, parent company Escape Enterprises Limited was formed, and the company began franchising.[4]

By 1997, the company revenue was US$55.8M.[5]

In September 1998, the chain secured US$35M in franchise funding from financing Franchise Mortgage Acceptance Co. of East Brunswick, N.J.[5]

In 2004, Steak Escape began to open co-locations with Taco John's.[6]

In 2014, a Steak Escape store was opened in Karachi, Pakistan.[7]

Locations[edit | edit source]

As of 2015, the company operated restaurants in over 100 cities in 23 states and seven countries, including Lebanon, Singapore, Dubai and Russia.[3][8][9][10]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Steak Escape America's Favorite Cheesesteak". Steak Escape. Archived from the original on 21 May 2011. Retrieved 2011-04-11.
  2. "Find a Steak Escape location near you". Steak Escape. 2010. Archived from the original on 21 May 2011. Retrieved 2011-04-11.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 "Steak Escape Debuts New Prototype Fast Casual". qsrmagazine.com. 2015-05-08. Retrieved 2017-11-22.
  4. "Steak Escape Sandwich Grill". entrepreneur.com. Retrieved 2017-11-22.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Escape Enterprises Inc". sbnonline.com. 2002-07-22. Retrieved 2017-11-22.
  6. "Taco John's Launches First Co-Branded Store". Entrepreneur. 21 May 2004. Retrieved 2011-04-11.
  7. Afzal, Kiran (November 18, 2014). "Steak Escape: Ohio's famous steak burgers make their way to Karachi". Dawn. Retrieved 14 November 2017.
  8. "Steak Escape passes true test of fast food". dailynebraskan.com. 2000-11-27. Retrieved 2017-11-22.
  9. "Steak Escape expands international push with deal in Russia". bizjournals.com. 2015-05-06. Retrieved 2017-11-22.
  10. "Steak Escape Spreads its Influence to Middle East, Asia". qsrmagazine.com. 2012-10-18. Retrieved 2017-11-22.

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