‘No current plans’ to open KFC drive-thru restaurant in Bridlington

Fans of KFC will be disappointed to find out that reports of a new drive-thru restaurent heading to Bridlington are premature.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 17th January 2022, 8:44 am
Media reports last week included Bridlington as one of the places set to get a restaurant as part of the company’s plans to open 500 more sites across the UK.
Media reports last week included Bridlington as one of the places set to get a restaurant as part of the company’s plans to open 500 more sites across the UK.

Media reports last week included Bridlington as one of the places set to get a restaurant as part of the company’s plans to open 500 more sites across the UK.

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However, a spokesman for the company said that while Bridlington is on a wish list of places to operate a restaurant, there are no plans to open one at this time.

A KFC spokesperson said: “Sorry KFC fans of Bridlington. We hate to disappoint, but this list is only speculative – no current plans to open a new restaurant in your area.

“But as the list proves, we’re always on the lookout for new sites so who knows what the future holds.”