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Fatburger and Buffalo’s Express to Open First Co-Branded Restaurant in Arizona

September 19, 2018

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 19, 2018--NASDAQ: FAT. FAT(Fresh. Authentic. Tasty.) Brands Inc. (“FAT Brands” or the “Company”), parent company of , announces a new development deal with franchise partner Gregg Wright to develop a Fatburger and Buffalo’s Express co-branded restaurant in Cave Creek, opening in late 2018. This restaurant, to be located at 28255 N Tatum Blvd., Ste 1, Cave Creek, AZ 85331, will be the first Fatburger and Buffalo’s Express co-branded location to open in Arizona.

Fatburger, The Last Great Hamburger Stand™, is known for their juicy, made-to-order burgers, first created by founder Lovie Yancey when she launched the brand almost 70 years ago in Southern California. Each Fatburger burger is made-to-order with traditional fixings and delicious add-ons such as chili, cheese, egg, bacon and onion rings. To complement Fatburger’s menu, Buffalo’s Express offers juicy, customizable boneless and bone-in chicken wings and fresh salads.

“We have seen great success from our Fatburger locations throughout Arizona and are thrilled to expand our footprint in the market with the additional, classic fare offerings found at Fatburger and Buffalo’s Express’ co-branded locations,” said Andy Wiederhorn, CEO of FAT Brands. “It is an exciting opportunity to bring the first co-branded location to Cave Creek, with our partner Gregg Wright, and we look forward to this being the first of many more to come.”

For more information or to find a Fatburger and Buffalo’s Express co-branded location near you, please visit www.fatburger.com.

Fresh. Authentic. Tasty. Brands

FAT Brands (NASDAQ: FAT) is a leading global franchising company that strategically acquires, markets and develops fast casual and casual dining restaurant concepts around the world. The Company currently owns six restaurant brands, Fatburger, Buffalo’s Cafe, Buffalo’s Express, Hurricane Grill & Wings, and Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouses, that have over 300 locations open and more than 300 under development in 32 countries.

About Fatburger

An all-American, Hollywood favorite, Fatburger is a fast-casual restaurant serving big, juicy, tasty burgers, crafted specifically to each customer’s liking. With a legacy spanning 70 years, Fatburger’s extraordinary quality and taste inspire fierce loyalty amongst its fan base, which includes a number of A-list celebrities and athletes. Featuring a contemporary design and ambience, Fatburger offers an unparalleled dining experience, demonstrating the same dedication to serving gourmet, homemade, custom-built burgers as it has since 1952 – The Last Great Hamburger Stand™.

About Buffalo’s Express

Founded in 2012 in Los Angeles, CA, Buffalo’s Express is a fast-casual chain known for its world famous chicken wings, proprietary wing sauces, fries, sides, wraps, salads and desserts. Co-branded with 72 Fatburger restaurants to date, Buffalo’s Express’ significant growth can be attributed to its high-quality menu offerings and unparalleled dining experience. Featuring a contemporary design and ambience, whether guests are dining-in or having take-out/delivery, Buffalo’s Express offers friends and families the flexibility to enjoy their world-famous chicken wings however they prefer. Buffalo’s Express – Where Everyone is Family™.

Safe Harbor Statement

This news release may contain “forward-looking” statements. These forward-looking statements are only predictions and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions that could cause actual results to differ from those in the forward looking-statements. Potential risks and uncertainties include such factors as uncertainty of consumer demand for the Company’s products, as well as additional risks and uncertainties that are identified and described in Company’s SEC reports. Actual results may differ materially from the forward-looking statements in this press release. Statements made herein are as of the date of this press release and should not be relied upon as of any subsequent date. The Company does not undertake, and it specifically disclaims, any obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect occurrences, developments, events or circumstances after the date of such statement.

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INDUSTRY KEYWORD: WOMEN RESTAURANT/BAR RETAIL COMMUNICATIONS FOOD/BEVERAGE PUBLIC RELATIONS/INVESTOR RELATIONS CONSUMER FAMILY MEN

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