The Johnny Rockets Group is a privately held, international restaurant chain based in California that operates restaurants under the brand name Johnny Rockets throughout the world. It serves more than 13 million hamburgers to its guests. Founded in 1986, its restaurants serve sandwiches, hand-dipped shakes and malts. The chain s restaurants also specialize in serving American fries, apple pie and flavored soda pop. Its restaurants also offer gift cards and merchandise as well as franchise options. The chain s restaurants feature American-style d cor. Its restaurants serve various branded products, such as Budweiser, Bud Light, Michelob ULTRA, Hershey's Chocolate Syrup, Carnation Malted Milk, Heinz Ketchup, French's Mustard, Boca Burger Patties, Kraft American Cheese, Oreo Cookie Crumbs and Coca-Cola. Johnny Rockets operates various company- and franchise-owned restaurants. It has received the Best Restaurant Website Award and the Golden Bun Award from the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. The chain s restaurants serve grilled cheese, chicken tenders, and peanut butter and jelly for kids.