June 7, 2023 - Tampa Bay Newspapers

Largo, Fla. – To say the fast-casual restaurant business is a crowded industry would be an understatement, as new franchises seem to open on a near daily or weekly basis throughout the greater Tampa Bay area.

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April 26, 2023 - The Latest Habit News

TAMPA, Fla. – Karnardo Garnett is a successful entrepreneur who has made a name for himself in the restaurant space. Mr. Garnett’s hospitality-first mindset and passion for building successful relationships led him to franchise with The Habit Burger Grill in early 2022 when he signed a partnership to develop 10 new Habit restaurants in the Tampa Bay market.

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July 18, 2022 - QSR Magazine

The Habit Burger prefers area development agreements as opposed to signing deals of one to two units, giving operators exclusive territories and the ability to be more opportunistic in their markets. For instance, Legacy Hospitality Companies signed on to open 10 restaurants in the Tampa Bay area—a new market for the fast casual…

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February 22, 2022 - QSR Magazine

TAMPA, Fla. – Known for its signature Charburgers and incomparable fast-casual dining experience, popular Southern California-based The Habit Burger Grill has announced that it has recently signed a development agreement with CEO of Legacy Hospitality Companies, Karnardo Garnett, to bring 10 locations to Hillsborough County. 

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August 25, 2020

Legacy Concessions: Grand Opening Mazzaro at St. Pete/Clearwater International Airport

June 25, 2018

Legacy Concessions: CEO Supports Mass Transit to Tampa International Airport

The service is also good for the 10,000 Tampa International Airport employees. Legacy Concessions operates six establishments in the airport including two Illy coffee shops, Bay Coffee and Tea, a Chick-fil-A, Potbelly and Qdoba. Legacy CEO Karnardo Garnett said that while his company offers free parking for employees, 36 percent don’t own a car. “A consistent and reliable express bus option is a major step in the right direction…”

February 18, 2016

Legacy Concessions: Grand Opening of Local Tampa Based Coffee Concept at Tampa International Airport