13th of December, AFI Cotroceni Bucharest: AmRest opens its second Burger King restaurant in Romania


AmRest, a leading European restaurant and foodservice platform, is celebrating the opening of its second Burger King restaurant in Romania, on December 13th. The new HOME OF THE WHOPPER will be located in AFI Cotroceni and will gather a team of 40 grilling kings.

With the occasion of the new restaurant opening, Burger King will reward the brand lovers with lots of surprises, including product vouchers and movie tickets in partnership with Cinema City. 100 lucky Whopper lovers will have the opportunity to get a free movie ticket for any movie running at Cinema City AFI Cotroceni in the timeframe 13th December – 8th March 2020.

The new Burger King restaurant in Bucharest will be located in the food court of AFI Cotroceni and will have two grills (which yes, means more Whopper burgers prepared/hour), a generous dining area, a refill option for drinks and will be open from Monday to Sunday from 09:00 A.M. to 23:00 P.M.

“We are very proud of this milestone opening of our second restaurant in Romania, which is also a statement of our bold ambition to accelerate our growth in the region”, stated Alan Laughlin, President of Burger King AmRest. “We are excited about what this new restaurant represents for our brand and are pleased to offer our guests in Romania another convenient location to enjoy the BURGER KING® iconic flame-grilled taste. We are looking forward to more openings, as we continuously grow the brand in this region.”

AmRest and Burger King will continue the recruitment campaign in Bucharest, with wage offers ranging from 1,750 Lei net (2,950 gross lei) for the Crew Members and 2,500 to 3,800 lei net (4,250 – 6,500 lei gross) for managers. The benefits that are available to all Burger King employees consist of meal tickets, medical care and additional attractive bonuses. The company anticipates growth and expects to double its staff by the end of next year.