New survey finds 64% of Americans’ travel plans were canceled in 2020; 47% miss food the most abroad

TGI Fridays® invites customers to explore world-flavored vacations with appetizers and drinks inspired by Friday flavors from around the world

DALLAS, August 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Since many people have missed a trip over the past year, TGI Fridays®, the iconic restaurant brand known for great food and good times, invites customers to explore a world full of flavor with its new World Pub Crawl menu: a gastronomic excursion inspired by more than 50 Friday restaurants around the world. Friday fans can add a stamp to their flavor passport with world-inspired appetizers, like flavors of wings of the world, classic potato skins with an adventurous twist, a global exploration of dumplings and dumplings. innovative cocktails from around the world, including Ultimate Double Berry Mojito, Ultimate Around the World Long Island Iced Tea and Ultimate Fridays Margarita. Not only can guests embark on a taste vacation, but Friday fans can also step into the World Pub Crawl raffle for a chance to win an all expenses paid travel grand prize for two people. *

TGI Fridays World Pub Crawl

“We know our guests and they love to travel and discover new things, but the one-year quarantine has kept many of them from this adventure,” said Sara Bittorf, Experience Manager at TGI Fridays. “TGI Fridays has restaurants around the world, and while Fridays fans may not be able to physically visit all of them, we are excited to bring the ultimate global Fridays experience to our American restaurants.”

A recent survey on Friday found that 64% of Americans’ travel plans were canceled in 2020 and 47% agree they missed trying new dishes / restaurants on their trips abroad.

The survey also found that 64% of people agree that the hardest part of being in their 40s was not being able to eat out to socialize and 59% plan to go to happy hours / bars more often than before. the pandemic.

A culinary adventure awaits you with new World Pub Crawl menu:

  • Potato Skin Passport – This classic appetizer will now feature three new flavors, including Apple Butter BBQ topped with Chicken and Cheese, Buffalo Chicken with Blue Cheese Crumbles, and Cheese Pizza Skins with Marinara.

  • Around the World of Dumplings – A global exploration of dumplings with options like Korean wasabi and sichwan, and Cajun fries served with Wasabi Ranch cucumber sauces, ranch barbecue and sichwan.

  • Wing Around the World – Choose from boneless or traditional wings with flavors of wings from around the world, including Classic Buffalo, Tropical BBQ, Spicy Hot Mustard, and Garlic Parmesan.

  • Amazing Blazing Pound of Cheese Fries – Loaded with poblano queso, mixed cheese, bacon, pickled jalapenos, green onions and a side of BBQ Ranch.

  • Ultimate Around the World Long Island Iced Tea – ABSOLUT Vodka, Hendrick’s Gin, Captain Morgan Spiced Rum, Altos Tequila, Cointreau and Coke®.

  • Ultimate Double Berry Mojito – Bacardi Rum, Strawberry, Raspberry, Fresh Mint, Sprite®.

  • Ultimate Fridays Margarita – 1800 Silver Tequila and triple sec.

Fridays leads the adventure of flavors with the World Pub Crawl draws. From July 27, 2021 to September 6, 2021, guests can participate by visiting a participating Fridays store, joining Fridays Rewards, ordering delivery directly from or downloading the Fridays mobile app. The raffle will feature various prizes, including one year of free Friday gift cards, Amazon gift cards, daily prize packs, and an all expenses paid grand prize for two at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya in Puerto Aventuras, at Mexico. *

the World Pub Crawl The menu is available at participating Fridays stores and online with enhanced direct ordering at Customers can enjoy a completely contactless experience with curbside pickup with mobile technology that will alert the restaurant upon arrival. Customers can also order in advance, use gift cards as payment, and personalize their entire experience through the site.

To follow the World Pub Crawl adventure, visit and participate in the global Instagram takeover of Fridays using the #FridaysGlobalBarCrawl. For more information on the World Pub Crawl sweepstakes, new menu offerings or to find restaurants, visit

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Fridays Sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the contiguous United States who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. The draw begins on July 27, 2021, To 12:00 AM ET and end on September 6, 2021, To 11:59 p.m. ET. For registration, price details and official rules visit Sponsored by TGI Fridays Inc., 19111 North Dallas Parkway, Suite 165, Dallas, Texas 75287. Void where prohibited. Images and branding are used with permission and are the property of Hard Rock International (United States) Inc. Grand Prize trip must be redeemed by September 1st, 2022. Menus available while stocks last at participating branches only. Void where prohibited by law.

About TGI Fridays

In 1965, TGI Fridays opened its first branch in New York City. Over 50 years later, Fridays includes more than 719 restaurants in 54 countries offering high quality, authentic American cuisine and legendary drinks backed by authentic service. Bringing people together to socialize and celebrate the spirit of “Friday” is at the heart of our “Here is always Friday®” promise. Visit for more information and download our mobile app. Join Fridays Rewards® and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.


The TGI Fridays survey was conducted online by Dynata on July 8 and 9, 2021, among 1,000 American adults aged 18 and over. The survey respondents were selected from among those who volunteered to participate in the online surveys. One thousand complete surveys were collected using the U.S. Census data-based sampling frame for age, ethnicity, sex, region, and income.

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