MONCTON – The wait for the first ever IHOP location in Atlantic Canada will soon be over.
Construction has been underway at the Moncton location on the corner of Mountain Road and Casino Drive for months now.
President of Corey Craig Group Craig O’Neill says a ribbon cutting ceremony will be held on January 14th, before the doors officially open to customers.
O’Neill says there are plans in the next few years to open other locations in Atlantic Canada.
IHOP, which stands for International House of Pancakes, is an American chain that serves more than 14 types of pancakes and various breakfast, lunch and dinner items like burgers, sandwiches, steaks and omelettes, among others.
As of 2016, there are 1,695 IHOP locations in the U.S., Canada, Bahrain, the U.A.E., Guam, Guatemala, Kuwait, Mexico, Panama, The Philippines, Puerto Rico, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
DineEquity, the parent company that owns IHOP, also owns the Applebee’s chain.
Tara Clow is the news director with The Bend 91.9, a Huddle content partner.