Playa Bowls Celebrates Opening of 100th Store Milestone!!
On Friday, November 6th, Playa Bowls, the Jersey Shore's original acai bowl shop, will celebrate the opening of their milestone 100th location in the United States & Puerto Rico...
Playa Bowls Celebrates Opening of 100th Store Milestone!!
On Friday, November 6th, Playa Bowls, the Jersey Shore's original acai bowl shop, will celebrate the opening of their milestone 100th location in the United States & Puerto Rico...Read Article
Breast Cancer Awareness Week at Playa Bowls
BREAST CANCER AWARENESS WEEK AT PLAYA BOWLSSunday kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Week at Playa Bowls and we are so happy to support such a great cause! All week long, you can...Read Article
Fall Specials Are Back!
Happy Fall y'all! All of your Fall favorites are BACK with an additional new special: OUR PUMPKIN PROTEIN BITES! Our Fall Specials will be in all stores from October 1st through...Read Article
The Endless Summer Activity Kit Is Here!
Back to school just doesn’t feel the same this year...am I right? Last year, we were shopping for fresh new clothes for the kids to wear, meeting their teachers in person and ge...Read Article
All You Need To Know About Playa Poke Bowls
Did you know that some of our locations have Poke Bowls? Read on for some fun facts about Playa PokeRead Article
8 Ways To Reuse a Playa Acai Tub
Check out the different ways to reuse a Playa Acai tub!Read Article
How We’re Prioritizing Diversity & Inclusion
Addressing Unconscious Bias in the WorkplaceRead Article
Where Is The Best Place to Eat Your Playa?
We polled our 83,000 instagram followers to find their top favorite places to enjoy Playa Bowls.Read Article
2020 GRAD GIVEAWAY!
Congratulations to our graduating Playa babes and bros! You did it! You got that degree and are either facing college in the fall or stepping into the big, bad world of adulthoo...Read Article
Sun’s Out, Playa Bowls Beach/Boardwalk Locations are OPEN!
Cue “Island in the Sun” by Weezer because summer season is right around the corner!Read Article
Happy Earth Day From Playa Bowls #PlayaEarthDay
“Each and every one of [our] acai bowls allows its flavor to guide the consumer to the tropical climate that houses the surfer bro or babe. Our superfoods tell the intricate story of the local beach kid, one bite at a time.” Abby Taylor, CMO and Co-Founder of Playa BowlsRead Article
Helping Heroes Initiative
Playa Bowls’ Helping Heroes Initiative Has Began, And Here’s How You Can Help!Read Article
Playa Bowls Family Packs
We're providing our local families with awesome Family Pack deals! From a family kit to 3 bowls or smoothies of your choice.Read Article
5 Ways to Stay Healthy and Happy During COVID-19
Despite the chaotic energy everyone is feeling during this pandemic, we here at Playa Bowls have a few tricks up our sleeve to make sure our Playa bros and babes stay safe, healthy, and happy.Read Article
A Message From Our Founders
How Playa Bowls Is Staying Ahead of COVID-19Read Article
Four Ways To Maintain That New Year’s Resolution Of Healthy Eating
The key to maintaining that healthy eating New Year’s resolution is finding the perfect balance between carbs, healthy fats, and proteins along with drinking plenty of water.Read Article
Fresh Soups Now At Playa Bowls
Welcome back SOUPS to the menu at Playa Bowls! With the temperatures dropping this time of year, we are thrilled to offer some menu options to help you warm up this season.Read Article
Red, White, and Pura Vida
Show your military ID at our stores on Veteran's Day, Monday, November 11th, to receive a FREE BOWL (at participating locations) all day long.Read Article
Playa Bowls Partners with Move For Hunger
Playa Bowls announced today that it is teaming up with Move for Hunger this Thanksgiving season. Move For Hunger is a national non-profit organization that has created a sustainable way to reduce food waste and fight hunger. Collection boxes and opportunities to donate canned goods in all stores until November 18, 2019Read Article
Fall Bowls Are Back!
You have been patiently waiting all year for your favorite FALL SPECIALS to return... and the wait is finally over! For BOWLS we have the Apple Turn Up Bowl, Jack-O-Lantern Bowl...Read Article
How Playa Bowls Helped Achieve My Health Goals
From college athletes to young mothers, our Stay In Shape winners are badass, empowered women who achieve their health and wellness goals with smiles on their faces and acai bowls in their stomachs.Read Article
A True Story About Yellow Bananas, Green Spoons, and The Most Important Four and a Half Cents I Ever Spent.
Most people know me as the founder and CEO of Playa Bowls. And over at the Wegmans of Ocean Township, I'm pretty sure they still call me Banana Boy. I'll come back to that later...Read Article
3 Things I Wish I Knew When I Began My Business Career
Despite the great deal of success I have attained within the past four years of running Playa Bowls, I still find myself scratching my head in business meetings and having to as...Read Article
Always Be Blending: How To Market Your Brand With 500 Bucks and a Beach Badge
Summer 2014: If you could look back at the first couple of weeks in Playa Bowls history, back when we were still just a couple of blenders under a purple umbrella, there's a goo...Read Article
How My Dream Lifestyle Became A Successful Franchise
It’s 2 am on a Saturday night in the heart of summer and center of the Jersey Shore. I’m pouring tequila shot after tequila shot. Vodka sodas for those newly 21’s, spray tanned ...Read Article
Why We Don’t Sugar Coat Anything… Especially Our Acai Bowls
We get a lot of customer questions about what goes into an açaí bowl, so we felt it was necessary to set the record straight. Ensuring health and wellness to our playa babes and...Read Article
5 Ways Traveling Can Benefit Your Health and Career
Recently, I did a quick trip to Fort Lauderdale, Florida to open our (get this) 71st store! Being on the road made me think back to the days before being head Playa Boss Babe, w...Read Article
From Umbrella Stand To Million Dollar Franchise, This Is How We Created Playa Bowls
Graduated college. Check. Worked 7 days a week at the local bar for far too long. Check. Traveled to California, Puerto Rico, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama. Check.Read Article
Saved By The Bowl: The Exotic Purple Food That Got Me Out Of Scrubs And Launched A Phenomenon
This is part 2 in a content mini series. Read part one here. I'm standing in the operating room at Monmouth Medical Center, using a laser pointer to show the surgeon where to pu...Read Article
From Stand to Brand: How To Build An Empire In Your Flip Flops
Beginnings are tough. This May will be five years since me and Abby dragged my roommate's little modular K-Mart patio bar down the stairs of my apartment and out to the sidewalk...Read Article
Pineappleland 2.0 - Playa Bowls Launches New Website & Brand Refresh
Hello, all! As we continue to open new stores across the country, and hear from our community about how important online ordering is throughout the year, I decided that it was t...Read Article
Bae Bowls Are Here!
Happy February Playa People! Welcome to the month of pineapple hearts playa babes & bros! We are so stoked to share with you our next EPIC BOWL LAUNCH for the month of February ...Read Article
Winter Bowls Launch
What Up Playa People! New Winter Bowls are here and available at all Playa Bowls locations starting December 1, 2018. - January 15, 2019. These new bowls are EVERYTHING, so be s...Read Article
Introducing Playa Acai
Acai – pronounced ahh-sigh-eee – is an antioxidant-rich superfruit that grows in hanging bunches on the giant palm trees along the Amazon River in Brazil. They are the tasty, he...Read Article
Fall Bowls Return (with friends!)
New season, new bowls! At Playa Bowls we love to keep things fresh and forward-thinking. In that spirit we’re releasing a bunch of Fall Specials. We will be adding four new bowl...Read Article
Dispatch from the Playa: Summer 2018
Hope everyone’s summer has been filled with sunshine and good times! I wanted to post real quick to catch you up on what’s been a very busy and event-filled season for the Playa...Read Article