Around 1,100 employees are affected, but the company hopes to move as many as possible to the 178 restaurants and franchise locations that continue to operate around New England, according to a spokesman for Papa Gino's Holdings Corporation. As of Sunday, the location map feature lists 97 stores, including 78 in MA. "I was supposed to work 5 to close".
So. if you're yearning for the "all you can eat" pasta and pizza feast, head on down to your Cape Cod Papa Gino's store Monday through Wednesday. "I was told to reapply to other locations". In 1968, it changed its name, and began expanding around Boston and beyond.
The company also has plans to open additional restaurants throughout New England and enhance online ordering capabilities at all locations. The sit-down pizzerias hosted many a pizza-fueled birthday party, and some schoolchildren-like myself at Berlin Memorial School-grew up eating the thin-crust pies every week in the cafeteria as part of a prolific school lunch program.