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May 21, 2015 11:00 ET

Chanticleer Holdings' BGR: The Burger Joint to Open Second International Franchise Location in Kuwait

CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwired - May 21, 2015) - Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOTR) (Chanticleer Holdings, or the "Company"), owner and operator of multiple restaurant brands internationally and domestically, announced today that BGR: The Burger Joint ("BGR") will be opening its second international franchise location in Kuwait by the end of the month.

The second BGR location will be in The Cube Mall, a newly constructed state-of-the art mall located in Salmiya, seven miles south east of its Kuwait City BGR location. Salmiya is considered Kuwait's flagship district being a major cultural and commercial hub. BGR will have a premier location that leads out to a world class outdoor terrace and fountain.

"This is an exciting time for us as we begin to expand our footprint in Kuwait. The brand and concept has taken off with the local patrons and we look forward to adding additional franchise locations in this market," stated Ed Kelly, President of Franchising, BGR: The Burger Joint.

"The better burger concept is a great opportunity in international markets. We expect BGR to do exceptionally well in these markets as international franchisees are looking for a great brand to represent in their markets," said Mike Pruitt, CEO of Chanticleer Holdings, Inc.

About BGR: The Burger Joint
BGR: The Burger Joint is helping lead the better burger market with a menu designed around our commitment to using only the highest quality ingredients. BGR's menu is designed around an exclusive blend of Prime, Dry-aged burgers, grilled over an open flame. BGR operates stores domestically and internationally, with franchise opportunities in both markets. For more information, visit, or follow us on Facebook (/BGRBurgerJoint) or Twitter (@BGRBurgerJoint).

About Chanticleer Holdings, Inc
Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Chanticleer Holdings (HOTR), together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates restaurant brands in the United States and internationally. The Company is a franchisee owner of Hooters® restaurants in international markets including Australia, South Africa, and Europe, and two Hooters restaurants in the United States. The Company also owns and operates American Burger Co., BGR: The Burger Joint, and owns a majority interest in Just Fresh restaurants in the U.S.

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