McLadden's Irish Publick House to open third pub in Northampton MA.
The following is the press release:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
McLadden's Irish Publick House to open in Northampton Massachusetts
West Hartford, Connecticut -September 15, 2012 - McLadden Restaurant Group announced today that it will be opening a third McLadden's Irish Publick House in Northampton Massachusetts. Building upon the success of its award winning traditional Irish pub in West Hartford Connecticut & last Fall's opening of a second location in Hampden MA, the group will be bringing its unique brand of casual dining and pub atmosphere to the vibrant City of Northampton MA. Demolition and construction have begun and an expected opening date of the end of year 2012 has been announced. "The City of Northampton provides us with a a fantastic opportunity to take our organization once again to the next level," stated Michael Ladden, president, McLadden Restaurant Group. " We have the rare opportunity to bring a traditional Irish Pub model to a city that has a great culture, a vibrant downtown and is really a destination location for many."
McLadden's Irish Publick House in Northampton will feature a combination of traditional Irish dishes, casual American comfort food and many of the signature dishes and entrees that have become staples for the group in West Hartford CT & Hampden MA. The Perfect Pour Tap System (TM) is currently being custom designed and fabricated and dining customers can expect a stunning selection of draught and bottle beers as well as single malt Scotch,wine and spirits.
The location is on Pleasant Street at the site of the former Pleasant Street Theatre. A total demolition and restaurant build is underway.
About McLadden Restaurant Group:
McLadden Restaurant Group, headquartered in West Hartford Connecticut is a privately held restaurant and bar company operating under the McLadden's Irish Publick House name. It operates as a traditional Irish Restaurant and Pub. In addition it features live music and broadcasts a wide range of sporting events.
About Northampton Massachusetts (From the Town Website) :
Northampton offers a lifestyle rich in cultural, artistic, academic, and business resources. The downtown center is one of the most vibrant in New England. The superb quality of life in Northampton contributes to a strong and diversified economic base. Northampton is unique in the number of independently owned businesses that make up our business community.
Northampton's blend of traditional neighborhoods, forged by the great care of generations of good neighbors, and a lively and sophisticated cultural community would make any great city proud. The City has been recognized in recent years by numerous publications as a top rated town for the arts, for families, for historic preservation and for outdoor activities. Located in the heart of the Five-College area, and home to prestigious Smith College for women, education has always been a priority here. You will find not only a great public school district but also a plethora of opportunities for lifelong learning in Northampton.
Northampton has worked hard to blend the needs of a growing economy with the many buildings of historic significance. Northampton is proud to have been home to many generous and thoughtful individuals, whose legacies continue to inspire us: Jonathan Edwards, Sojourner Truth, Leonard Baskin, Lydia Maria Child, Amelia Earhart, Calvin Coolidge, Sylvia Plath and Richard Yarde, among others who have called this City home.
Northampton is considered part of the Springfield Metropolitan Area, one of Massachusetts's two separate metropolitan areas. It sits approximately 15 miles north of the City of Springfield, Massachusetts.
Contact: Michael Ladden McLadden Restaurant Group
29 South Main Street Suite B4,
West Hartford, Connecticut 06107