Fast-food restaurant Jollibee opens first area site in Pinellas Park
Fast-food restaurant Jollibee will open a store at 4057 Park Blvd. N. in Pinellas Park on Friday. It's the company's first store in the Tampa Bay area. The food is described as a "joyous mash-up of Western comfort food and Asian flavors," according to a news release. Jollibee is the flagship brand of Jollibee Foods Corp., one of the largest and fastest growing Asian restaurant companies in the world. The Pinellas Park store is part of the brand's plans to grow to 150 stores in the U.S. by 2023. Jollibee Pinellas Park is the 40th store to open in the U.S.