Leading Korean Fast-Casual Chain Expands in West LA
OS ANGELES, Aug. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Bibigo, a leading international fast-casual restaurant offering a modern and healthy twist on traditional Korean cuisine, will celebrate the opening of its new Westfield Culver City location on Friday, August 5. Free bowls of its Classic Bibimbap will be provided from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m to anyone who follows BibigoUSA on social media (Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook). Customers can choose from fresh, quality ingredients to build their own bowl of bibimbap and the new location will also feature a Pepsi Spire digital fountain that creates personalized beverage variations.
“In an increasingly competitive space, Bibigo makes it quick and easy to enjoy healthy Korean food. We are excited to share the uniquely rich flavors of Korea and immerse our consumers in the ultimate bibimbap-building experience,” said Sarah Han, senior marketing manager of Bibigo USA. “Our offerings make for endless customizable meal options made from quality meat, fresh vegetables, and flavorful sauces that are both nutritious and tasty.”
At Bibigo, customers can customize their own bibimbap by choosing their base (white rice, brown rice, kimchi rice, noodle or spring mix), protein (bulgogi beef, garlic chicken, spicy pork, organic, grilled vegetables, or meatball) and signature sauces (KoHot, Sesame, and Citron Soy). Toppings include organic fried egg, seaweed, crispy garlic, sesame seeds and sesame oil. In addition to free bowls of Classic Bibimbap, Bibigo will also be giving away bottles of its signature Gochujang Sauce to all customers on opening day.
Bibigo is the latest in a regional wave of fast-casual restaurants appealing to Los Angeles’ health-conscious consumers and is expanding rapidly in the U.S. with three more locations set to open by the end of the year. Bibigo Fresh Korean Kitchen is located at Westfield Culver City Dining Terrace (6000 Sepulveda Blvd.) is open from 11a.m. to 9p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11a.m. to 7p.m. Sunday. For more information, please visit www.bibigousa.com
Founded in 2010, Bibigo is a global brand created by CJ, Korea’s no. 1 food company focusing on fresh, healthy, and delicious Korean cuisine. Bibigo gets its name from a combination of Korean bi-bi-da (“to mix”) and English “to-go,” and seeks to deliver the authentic and uniquely rich flavors of Korea. Whether you’re dining in one of our 26 stylish, fast-casual restaurants around the world, or enjoying our signature grocery staples at home, Bibigo makes it quick and easy to enjoy healthy Korean food anytime you want. Bibigo currently operates four locations in Greater Los Angeles, including Westfield Century City, Westfield Culver City,Westwood Village and Glendale Galleria. Visitwww.bibigousa.com for more information.
(Featured Image: Bibigo’s Signature Sizzling Hot Stone Build-Your-Own Bibimbap Bowl, a traditional Korean dish)