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OPA! OF GREECE CELEBRATES 100TH STORE WITH COMMUNITY WHO MADE ITS FIRST LOCATION A NATIONAL SUCCESS

Milestone OPA! restaurant brings modern-authentic Greek cuisine to northeast Calgary OPA! of Greece (“OPA”) is delighted to officially announce the opening of its 100th store in Calgary on Thursday, May 9, 2019 – the same city where its first location opened more than 20 years ago. OPA is thrilled that this momentous occasion is taking…

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Happy International Women’s Day

In celebration of International Women’s Day, we take a moment to recognize women in franchising! According to survey’s from the Canadian Franchise Association, 31% of prospective franchisees are women! Our feature article in MENU Canada’s Foodservice Magazine, talks about our approach to attracting the best, most qualified, and passionate candidates. The path to equal representation…

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Congratulations to the Grand Prize Winner!

In celebration of our 20th Anniversary, we ran a contest on September 1, 2018 for a chance to win a trip for two to Greece. We received 100,000 entries over the coarse of two months for this epic 10-day trip to Athens, Santorini and Mykonos. This all expensed paid trip also includes five-star accommodation, all…

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Grand Opening Heritage Valley Town Centre (Edmonton, AB)

Our 13th OPA! just opened in Edmonton and they’re ready to serve you deliciously shareable Greek food! Our newest location in Heritage Valley Town Centre is operated by our multi-store Franchisees Xia “Vivien” Zhou, Li “Lisa” Zhou and Ping Zhou. These three sisters also operate the OPA! in the food court at West Edmonton Mall, North…

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Grand Opening Grant Park Centre (Winnipeg, MB)

We’re expanding in Winnipeg, MB with our newest restaurant located in Grant Park Shopping Centre. Franchisees Sandeep Maggu and Roopali Maggu are multi-store operators and also proud owners of our SmartCentres Kenaston location. Join us on Friday October 26 for our Grand OPA’ning activities. We will be serving FREE Chicken Souvlaki and Greek Salad to all visiting customers from…

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Grand Opening in Deerfoot City (Calgary, AB)

OPA! Our Greek family is growing! Please join us in welcoming Franchisees Jay and Judy Koon as they open our newest location at Deerfoot City Mall in Calgary, AB. This shopping destination is transforming into a vibrant, open-air shopping, dining and social atmosphere. We look forward to the 1.1 million square of retail! Visit us in…

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Grand Opening – Seton (Calgary, AB)

OPA! Our Greek family is growing! Please join us in welcoming Franchisees Pam and Raj Chahal as they open our newest location at Seton in Calgary, AB. Pam and Raj have been with the OPA! brand for over 10 years. They also are operators at our Shawnessy, Sundance and Shepard locations in Calgary. Grand OPA’ning…

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