Mark Vansetti, Associated Content contributor
Michigan mainstay Big Boy, is opening a new line of burger joints.
The Big Boy restaurants are icons in Michigan. The first restaurant, opened in 1936, was actually located in Glendale, California. In 1987, the owners, the Elias Brothers, moved the business to Michigan and established its headquarters in Warren.
Since that time not much has changed with the classic restaurant as it has relied on its specialty, the Big Boy sandwich.
Now, the company will launch a new concept, @burger. There is already one restaurant open for business in Ann Arbor on East Liberty Street just east of South State Street. The restaurant serves a variety of sandwiches, including the @burger (cheddar cheese, tomato, red onions, pickle, shredded lettuce, mayo, mustard and signature red relish), a BLT, a sandwich called the Trash Can, which includes a little bit of everything.
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