LAKE FOREST, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/29/12 -- Del Taco today announced the company has completed a 20-unit development
agreement with Larry Blumberg & Associates, a premier hospitality
operator based in Dothan, AL, that will take the Del Taco brand to new
markets in Alabama and Northern Florida.
Larry Blumberg & Associates operates 68 hotels in 11 states, representing the Marriott and Hilton brands. This new development agreement will bring Del Taco back to Alabama for the first time in over 20 years with the first location planned for Dothan in early 2013.
In addition to the first location in Dothan, Larry Blumberg & Associates
is planning at least a dozen locations in Alabama including Huntsville, Montgomery, and Birmingham/Tuscaloosa.
In Florida, the company is planning locations in Tallahassee and Jacksonville.
Del Taco's menu features popular Mexican items including tacos, burritos, quesadillas and nachos as well as American favorites such as cooked-to-order burgers, crinkle cut fries and handmade shakes.
Del Taco has more than 545 restaurants in 17 states.