Johnny Rockets at Sea

Johnny Rockets at Sea and Restaurants

When I first wrote this post there were 11 Johnny Rockets locations in Miami. Currently, there are 14, with thirteen of them located on cruise ships and a last-standing restaurant at Dolphin Mall. Johnny Rockets was included in my book, All About the Burger. In it, I mention my first experience with eating at one. And below that, you can peruse through that burger adventure at sea. Johnny Rockets in All About the Burger: A History of America’s Favorite Sandwich April 2019 – Johnny Rockets debuted with twenty stools in an 840 square foot space in Los Angeles, California, on June 6th, 1986. Eventually, the new Johnny Rockets locations added tables and booths in spacier restaurants to accommodate them. Founder Ronn Teitelbaum said the decor was inspired by The Incline, a diner from his youth in 1940s Santa Monica, California. Paper-jacketed hamburgers, counter seating, and the minimalist menu of burgers, …

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