In 1984, John opened his first Papa John's restaurant, and Papa John's has been going strong ever since. Today, Papa John's is the recognized leader of the pizza category and now owns or franchises more than 3,500 restaurants in all 50 states and 29 countries. More than 25 years later, one thing remains the same -Papa John's is still fully committed to delivering on its brand promise of "Better Ingredients. Better Pizza."
Making a quality pizza using better ingredients has been the foundation of Papa John's for more than 25 years. Papa John's will not stray from the foundation of quality and superiority upon which the company was built. They will always strive to be your ''Better'' pizza company.