BOSTON (CBS) — A well-known name in the New England restaurant industry has a new owner. Legal Sea Foods is being sold to Boston-based PPX Hospitality Brands, CEO Roger Berkowitz announced Tuesday.
PPX will own all of Legal’s restaurants and its fish processing plant in the Seaport, while Berkowitz will still control the company’s online seafood business.READ MORE: Saturday And Sunday Mark Last Days Reserved For Teachers Only At Massachusetts Mass Vaccination Sites
PPX Hospitality Brands includes the Smith & Wollensky Restaurant Group and The Strega Group.READ MORE: RMV Estimates April 17 For Restart Of Car Inspection System
Legal Sea Foods first opened as a Cambridge fish market in 1950 and now has more than 25 restaurants on the east coast.MORE NEWS: WATCH: Girl Challenges Pittsburgh Police Officer And Former Pitt Football Player To Race