Bubba’s 33 Brings 170 Jobs to Corpus Christi

May 11, 2015

Pre-Opening Events Benefit Care and Share Food Bank


(Corpus Christi, TX – May 11, 2015) – Bubba’s 33, at 1921 South Padre Island Drive, opens Monday, May 18. This week, as the restaurant trains chefs and other kitchen staff, local firefighters and RTFC workers will be first to try the restaurant’s fresh stone-baked pizzas, fresh-ground burgers, salads, and sandwiches.

Friday and Saturday, the restaurant will host invitation-only pre-opening events and raise money for the Big Brothers/Big Sisters.

“This organization is a vital resource for children across the region,” says Roland Rocha, Managing Partner. “Big Brothers/Big Sisters helps guide young people down the right path and we can’t imagine a more meaningful way to celebrate our opening than by partnering with this amazing organization.”

Media invitations for pre-opening festivities are available by request – please call Roland Rocha at 361-806-2933 if you would like to attend.

Friday, May 15                 5:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 16             12:00 – 3:00 p.m. 

From the legendary roots of Texas Roadhouse, the 8,400 square-foot sports restaurant features made-from-scratch stone-baked pizza, fresh-ground burgers, including our signature Bacon Burger which is made with 33% bacon, ice-cold beer and more TV’s than tables.

The Corpus Christi location is the fifth Bubba’s 33 in the nation and will employ 170 people. The first Bubba’s 33, which opened in 2013 in Fayetteville, North Carolina, was recognized as the Best New Restaurant and Best Sports Restaurant by the Fayetteville Observer. The second Bubba’s 33 opened in Fishers, IN in November.

The restaurant will be open for dinner only Monday through Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., and is open for lunch and dinner Friday and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. and lunch and dinner Sunday from 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Located in Corpus Christi, TX, Bubba’s 33 serves up a heaping variety of menu options featuring fresh stone-baked pizzas, fresh-ground burgers, salads, sandwiches and  ice-cold beer. “The first Bubba’s 33 opened in Fayetteville, North Carolina in 2013.  Bubba-friendly” staff is dedicated to fun and the best service in town. In 2013, The Fayetteville Observer recognized Bubba’s 33 with the Best New Restaurant and Best Sports Restaurant Readers Choice Awards.