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Michigan Noodles & Company restaurants give back with the launch of family meals and meals for healthcare workers

Posted at 4:05 PM, Apr 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-09 16:51:17-04

LANSING, Mich. — Grand Rapids-based Pasta Per Trio, the Michigan franchisee of Noodles & Company [] (Noodles) (NASDAQ:NDLS), known for serving classic noodle, Zoodle and Caulifloodle dishes from around the world, announced new Noodles Family Meals [], available at all Pasta Per Trio locations, beginning April 9, 2020. The Michigan-based small business hopes to give back to those on the frontlines of the coronavirus fight with the addition of family meals to its menu options. For each family meal purchased, Noodles will donate a regular-sized bowl to a local, Michigan healthcare worker.

Noodles has always stood for bringing people together and there is no more critical time for human connection than now, no matter how far the distance. Noodles is inviting guests to pull up a chair around the table, put on a smile, and connect with one another, even if it’s on a laptop, over the phone, or across a balcony.

“We’re all realizing the importance of relationship and human connection more than ever before,” said Tom Shepard, Vice President, Pasta Per Trio. “While Noodles is always about creating unique dining experiences for our guests, right now we’re about creating shared connections between and with our guests, team members and the communities we serve, even if it’s at a safe distance.”

The new Noodles Family Meal [] option allows guests to cultivate connection, company and comfort. Family meals are $40 and will serve four people for less than if ordered individually. Guests can choose from one of the following options: Italian Classics, Mac Pack, Asian Bowls, and World Flavors. Each family meal also comes with two sides, ensuring there is plenty to eat for every member of the family, with some left over for lunch the next day.

Family meals are only available online. Orders may be placed via or with the Noodles Rewards app. Guests can choose quick pick-up at any location or the added convenience of new curbside pick-up. Additionally, guests can also enjoy free delivery through April 30 when ordering directly from or the Noodles app.

Noodles also understands families are seeking value and convenience right now, so it’s a good time for guests to sign up for the Noodles Rewards program at [] to benefit from Rewards points and offers from Noodles. New users who sign up for Noodles Rewards today through April 30 will receive an additional 1,500 bonus rewards points, which is enough points for a free regular entrée.

About Pasta Per Trio

Pasta Per Trio is the Michigan franchisee of Noodles & Company. Pasta Per Trio employs 550 people at 21 locations, including Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Holland, Lansing and Metro Detroit. Founded in 2004 by a group of investors in Madison, Wisconsin, the first location in Michigan opened in July 2005. A large part of Pasta Per Trio’s success has been the philosophy of developing from within. The majority of restaurant and senior management staff have been promoted from other positions within the company.

About Noodles & Company

Since 1995, Noodles & Company has been serving noodles your way, with noodles and flavors that you know and love as well as new ones you’re about to discover. From indulgent Wisconsin Mac & Cheese to better-for-you Zoodles and Other Noodles, the company serves a world of flavor in every bowl. Made up of more than 450 restaurants and thousands of passionate team members, Noodles was named one of the Best Places to Work by the Denver Business Journal for its unique culture built on the value of “Loving Life,” which begins by nourishing and inspiring every team member and guest who walks through the door. To learn more or find the location nearest you, visit [].

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