COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Known for piling fresh, premium toppings Edge to Edge® on its famous thin crust pizzas for over 58 years, Donatos is excited to announce the newest mouth-watering addition to its signature pizza lineup with the Ultimate Grilled Cheese Pizza available in all of its traditional locations beginning on August 23.
Combining two of the top choices on nearly every list of best comfort foods, the Ultimate Grilled Cheese Pizza is loaded with premium ingredients starting with smoked Provolone cheese, Asiago cheese, hardwood smoked bacon, fresh Roma tomatoes, roasted garlic and then topped with bread crumbs toasted to perfection on the brand’s famous thin crust.
"When it comes to comfort food, grilled cheese and pizza have always been at the top of the list," said Donatos CEO Tom Krouse. "Our menu innovation team has done a great job of taking two of the biggest food trends of the year – comfort foods and mashups – and transforming these two cravable foods into a delicious pizza made with premium ingredients that we can’t wait for people to try."
"Whether it’s trying something new for lunch or dinner or ordering for a late-night snack, this pizza has something for everyone from pizza lovers to cheese lovers to foodies," Krouse added. "This is comfort food with a unique and flavorful twist."
The addition of the Ultimate Grilled Cheese Pizza, which will only be available for a limited time, adds new variety to the Donatos menu that includes oven-baked subs and wings, fresh salads, appetizers, and desserts in addition to the brand’s featured product – pizza. As an added convenience, all menu items are available for pick-up and delivery as well as to dine in.
Donatos features the Edge to Edge® pizza, created by Jim Grote who founded Donatos in 1963. With more than 300 locations in 20 states, Donatos and its franchise partners operate 169 traditional restaurants in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Virginia, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia, Pennsylvania, and Florida. Donatos’ products are also proudly served in 149 non-traditional locations (139 locations with Red Robin and 10 sports and entertainment venues). For more information about Donatos, visit donatos.com, like on Facebook or follow on Twitter and Instagram.