Chicago-based Fat Papa’s ventures into Florida with two locations

Orlando, Fla. – The Chicago-based Fat Papa’s opens two Florida locations – in Fort Lauderdale and Manalapan.

The Fort Lauderdale restaurant will be 2,400 square-feet and located within Galt Ocean Marketplace, located at 3700 N. Ocean Blvd. The 105,589-square-foot shopping center is anchored by Winn-Dixie, Starbuck’s and CVS and houses such establishments as Bank of America and Dunkin’ Donuts.

The Manalapan restaurant will be 2,865 square-feet and located within Plaza Del Mar, positioned at the intersection of A1A and East Ocean Avenue. The shopping center is 102,715 square-feet and Fat Papa’s will join SunTrust, Allstate Insurance, Plaza Theater and other merchants at the shopping center.

The shopping centers are owned and managed by Kitson & Partners. Kim Fitzgerald and John Fitzgerald with Crossman & Company represented the landlord.

Fat Papa’s specializes in hot dogs and Italian sausage.


About Crossman & Company
Crossman & Company is the premier real estate firm focused on serving retail landlords exclusively throughout the Southeast – with offices in Atlanta, Boca Raton and Orlando – representing more than 200 shopping centers in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina and North Carolina. The company was founded in 1990 with the goal of providing exemplary service to our clients around four core values: Maintain enthusiastically satisfied clients; Demonstrate servant leadership; Practice kindness, openness and humility; and Develop new talent. For more information, visit the company’s website at