CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) – Shake Shack has finally arrived in Massachusetts with its first location opening along Route 9 at 49 Boylston Street in Chestnut Hill on Wednesday.
The newest Shake Shack opened for business in one of the state's premier shopping destinations, The Street Chestnut Hill, at 11 a.m. The location is also very close to Boston College.
As of 2 p.m. Wednesday, 19 patrons had officially checked into the restaurant using Four Square and hundreds took to Twitter to declare their excitement for all things Shake Shack.
According to the company's release, the Chestnut Hill Shack is constructed with a variety of recycled and sustainable materials. Its interior walls are clad in reclaimed wood from an old paper mill in Mount Tom, Holyoke, floor tiles are made from recycled content, tabletops
are sourced from reclaimed bowling alley lanes, and wooden chairs and booths are certified by the Forest Stewardship Council. Plus, energy-efficient kitchen equipment is utilized, with 100% of electric usage offset through Renewable Energy Credits.
Free Wi-Fi is also available.
Shake Shack is known not only for its excellent burgers, fries, and custard delights, but also for its community outreach. The Chestnut Hill location will donate 5-percent of sales of their Lobstah Shell concrete to Birthday Wishes, which provides birthday parties to homeless children.
Shake Shack has locations in six U.S. states, as well as several international locations.
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