Blimpie is a submarine sandwich restaurant that is based in the United States. It was founded in Hoboken, New Jersey, by three friends in the year 1964. Currently, Blimpie has over 2,000 locations that are found in not only 47 of the states but in 15 different countries. Most of the stores are franchised instead of company owned. Blimpie is usually located inside of a gas station, convenience store, schools, food marts, hospitals, office complexes, sports arenas and more. They own a few other restaurants including Maui Tacos and Pasta Central that are just as abundant.