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Hot Harry’s Finds its Place with Redesign

RESTAURANT DEVELOPMENT + DESIGN October 11, 2016 Good food alone won’t turn a franchise into a roaring success. To succeed, an operation needs a solid franchisee support system and, of course, a design that compliments the overall concept. Founded in 2004, Pittsfield, Mass.-based Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos is a fast-casual concept that proves the point. The chain [...]

Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos Opens at New Britain, Connecticut Location

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 – Springfield, MA  RestaurantNews.com Richard Tarascio, President of Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos has announced the opening of the newest Hot Harry’s location at 1470 East Street, New Britain, Connecticut. The new store, the seventh Hot Harry’s location and the first in Connecticut, is located in an area of East Street primed [...]

HOLY JALAPENO! A NEW BURRITO FRANCHISE OPENS IN CONNECTICUT NEXT MONTH!

BY MEG STONE, CTBOOM.com If you’re a bit weary of Chipotle’s domination of the burrito world, you’re in luck. Enter Hot Harry’s, a Massachusetts-based burrito chain that’s opening its doors in New Britain next month.  This place seemingly has it all from breakfast burritos to jalapeno stuffed poppers.  And, yes, you get warm tortilla chips [...]

Another Successful Discovery Day

February 26, 2016 - Hot Harry’s hosted their second Discovery Day in Pittsfield, Massachusetts on Friday, February 26, 2016..  We had another great turn out and attendees got a chance to learn more about Hot Harry’s and why we are a HOT concept.  Are you interested? Go to www.hhburritos.com/franchise for more information or contact Richard Tarascio at rtarascio@hhburritos.com or 860-428-3280 to book [...]

Hot Harry’s Host First Discovery Day

January 22, 2016 – Hot Harry’s first  Discovery Day was a smokin’ success!  We had a great turn out and are looking forward to our next event scheduled for Friday, February 26, 2016.  Sign up now to reserve space!  Go to www.hhburritos.com/franchise for more information or contact Richard Tarascio at rtarascio@hhburritos.com or 860-428-3280.

Hot Harry’s Owner Teams with Industry Vet to Significantly Expand Franchise

By Tony Dobrowolski, Berkshire Eagle January 10, 2015 PITTSFIELD — The owner of Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos has teamed up with an industry veteran in order to significantly expand the Pittsfield-based fast-food franchise. Richard Tarascio, a former vice president of Connecticut-based Wayback Burgers, has joined Hot Harry’s as the firm’s president. Owner Samir Abdallah, of Pittsfield, [...]

Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos Snags Wayback Exec

QSR Magazine  - December 21, 2015  Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos Inc., a California Mex fast-casual group based in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, announced a partnership between its founder Samir Abdallah and Richard Tarascio, former vice president of Connecticut-based Wayback Burgers, an international burger franchise with more than 100 U.S. locations. Tarascio has been named to the position of [...]

New President at Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos Corporation

Pittsfield, MA -12/17/2016 — Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos, Inc., a California Mex fast casual group based in Pittsfield, MA, has announced a partnership between its founder Samir Abdallah and Richard Tarascio, former Vice President of Connecticut based Wayback Burgers, an international burger franchise with over 100 US locations. Tarascio has been named to the position [...]

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Tex-Mex restaurant chain on the grow

BY BETHANY BUMP Gazette Reporter A local fast-casual restaurant that’s looking to become a contender in the national Tex-Mex niche is making slow but steady strides toward its goal. As Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos announced its ninth franchise contract Wednesday, the restaurant with its flagship store in Schenectady is planning for the July opening of [...]