CHARLOTTE, NC - (Marketwired - Jul 13, 2015) - McAlister's Deli, a leading fast casual restaurant, is excited to announce that its new uptown Charlotte location will be opening tomorrow, July 14th at 101 S. Tryon Street. The new location in Overstreet Mall will be owned and operated by Charlotte-based franchise group Southern Deli (SD) Holdings, and will be SD Holdings' 25th location in North Carolina.
"We are thrilled to be expanding our presence in the Charlotte area with our new uptown location," said SD Holdings CEO, Yaron Goldman. "We look forward to bringing uptown a new dining option that is both family-friendly and fast."
Personalities from the Charlotte Hornets will be joining McAlister's to celebrate the grand opening. Gift cards for $15 will be given away every hour for the store's first five days of business and a portion of the first week's proceeds will be donated to Second Harvest Food Bank.
The new McAlister's restaurant will be located in the Bank of America plaza. It will feature free WiFi for customers.
McAlister's Deli stems from humble beginnings, known for its American Regional favorites served with a side of genuine hospitality. Opening its first store in a converted gas station in Oxford, Mississippi, McAlister's Deli has grown into one of the nation's top dining franchises.
Staying true to its roots, the new Charlotte Overstreet Mall location will serve all of the classic menu favorites, including sandwiches, spuds, soups, salads, desserts and of course, McAlister's Deli Famous Sweet Tea™. They will also offer a full catering menu.
Founded in 1989, McAlister's® Deli is a fast casual restaurant chain known for its sandwiches, spuds, soups, salads, desserts and McAlister's Famous Sweet Tea™. In addition to dine-in and take-out service, McAlister's also offers catering with a selection of sandwich trays, box lunches, desserts, a hot spud bar and more. With numerous industry accolades, the McAlister's brand has 337 restaurants in 24 states. The company is headquartered in Alpharetta, Ga. For more information, visit www.mcalistersdeli.com.
Southern Deli (SD) Holdings is headquartered in Matthews, N.C. and owns and operates more than 50 McAlister's Deli locations in five states: Colorado, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Wyoming. SD Holdings is the second largest McAlister's Deli franchise group with offices in Fort Collins, CO., as well as Matthews. For more information, visit www.SDHoldingsLLC.com.