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Petro Iron Skillet Restaurants Keep Tradition Alive By Celebrating Annual Chicken Fried Steak Day

Chicken Fried Steak Meals Nationwide for $5.99 on October 26

The TA Restaurant Group, a division of TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), has announced it will offer its famous chicken fried steak in its Petro Iron Skillet® Restaurants across the country for just $5.99 on October 26 in honor of Texas Chicken Fried Steak Day. The day was proclaimed by the Texas legislature in 2011 in honor of “that exceptional dish that elevates the hearty flavor of beef to new heights…a favorite among Texas cowboys.”

“For chicken fried steak lovers everywhere, this day is a momentous occasion,” said John Ponczoch, Senior Vice President of TA Restaurant Group. “Petro and the Iron Skillet were born in El Paso, Texas, in 1975, and we want to honor our Texas heritage by serving the very best hand-cut, hand-breaded chicken fried steak so folks across America have the opportunity to celebrate the culinary culture of the Lone Star State!”

From 6 a.m. through 10 p.m. on Thursday, October 26, 2017, participating Petro Iron Skillet Restaurants will offer dine-in guests their choice of a chicken fried steak breakfast or dinner for just $5.99. The breakfast chicken fried steak meal is served with two fresh eggs cooked any style, toast or biscuits, and the choice of home fries, hash browns or grits. The dinner option comes with a choice of a side and garlic toast. Guests can add a trip to their famous homemade soup and fresh salad bar for an additional $2.99.


TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, conducts business in 43 states and in Canada, principally under the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® and TA Express® travel center brands. For more information on TA, TA Express, and Petro, please visit www.ta-petro.com.