By Brooke Johnston – Champion Management & Pei Wei Asian Kitchen 

Pei Wei is celebrating the grand opening of its first restaurant in Queen Creek, located at 21051 S. Ellsworth Loop, Ste. 101, from 10:45 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Friday, March 22. 

The Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce will kick off the grand opening festivities by hosting an official ribbon cutting ceremony starting at 10:45 a.m. Pei Wei will also be giving away swag* and guests will have a chance to meet the famous Pei Wei’s spokes-animal, Tiger. To add to the excitement, attendees can enter to win a Pei Wei Executive Spread Catering Bundle (valued at $214.99) during the celebration.** For more event details, visit the Facebook event page. 

“The Queen Creek community has been extremely supportive of Pei Wei, so we couldn’t be more excited to bring this upgraded experience to guests in the area,” said CEO J. Hedrick. “This is the fifth Pei Wei location to feature the brand’s new-build prototype, and we are really proud of how it turned out.” 

Queen Creek fans of the leading fresh, Asian fast-casual restaurant will be among the first to have the opportunity to indulge in Pei Wei’s new Bento Boxes while enjoying its new modern, upscale restaurant design.

The restaurant interior showcases artwork with Pei Wei’s new Clean Label initiative, the Wei Forward. Digital menu boards streamline the ordering experience and modern lighting provides a warm and welcoming environment. The restaurant also features 100% reclaimed wood wall finishes, decorative steel accents, draft beer, a special take-out station for guests who order online or through the mobile app and integration of the brand’s new Tiger logo. 

“This is our 21st location in Arizona and we couldn’t be more thrilled to join the incredible Queen Creek community,” said Mike Burns, Pei Wei Regional Vice President. “In addition to bringing jobs to the area, we are excited to provide an exceptional dining experience to our guests and introduce our delicious food to our amazing Pei Wei guests.” 

Pei Wei Queen Creek is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:45 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 10:45 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.