Don Shula brings a casual energetic atmosphere; new concept to South Florida

CORAL GABLES, Fla.  (RestaurantNewsRelease.com)  NFL Hall of Fame coach Don Shula will open his newest restaurant concept, Shula’s 347 Grill, in Coral Gables this October.

Named in honor of Don Shula’s 347 career victories, Shula’s 347 Grill follows a long line of successful restaurants, founded on the famous tradition of Shula’s Steak Houses. Shula’s 347 Grill features gourmet salads, fresh specialty fish, burgers, sandwiches; and serves the best beef money can buy, The SHULA CUT® steaks.

The atmosphere is casual and full of energy, characterized by a high-impact bar, dark woods and high-end flat panel screened televisions. The 150-seat restaurant spans over 6,500 square feet and will offer customers a hip, eclectic atmosphere.

“Shula’s 347 Grill offers guests a casual and comfortable place to dine with the absolute best quality food,” said Don Shula. “We’re pleased to expand our options in South Florida and tap into the growing dining marketplace in the Coral Gables area,” added Dave Shula, president, Shula Steak Houses, LP.

We are excited to bring the Shula brand to Coral Gables,” said Francesco Balli, one of the partners in the Coral Gables Shula’s 347 Grill. The Shula name is well respected and we think that this will be a very popular restaurant for the area.”

The Coral Gables restaurant marks the eleventh Shula’s 347 Grill in the portfolio of 31 restaurants across four brands and 15 states, including 11 restaurants in Florida.

Situated across from Sunset Place, the restaurant will be open nightly for dinner. Shula’s 347 Grill in Coral Gables located at the former Jake’s restaurant at 6901 Red Road. Guests can find more information at www.donshula.com.

Shula Steak Houses, LP has four restaurant concepts including Shula’s 2 (upscale sports restaurant); Shula’s on the Beach (beach location brand with emphasis on steaks and seafood); Shula’s 347 (serving Shula’s custom cuts as well as chicken, seafood and salads in a hip eclectic atmosphere) and Shula’s Steak House (fine dining steak house).