McAlister’s Deli Headed to Omaha this August
July 18, 2018 // Franchising.com // OMAHA, NE - McAlister’s Deli® Dallas based franchisee, The Saxton Group, will open its second McAlister’s Deli Nebraska restaurant in Omaha this August. In 1989, the first McAlister’s Deli® opened in a converted gas station in Oxford, MS. The fast-casual chain has remained one of the nation’s top franchises by being dedicated to genuine hospitality, handcrafted sandwiches, always-fresh salads, giant stuffed spuds, and McAlister’s famous sweet tea.
The Omaha restaurant, second to open in the area, will be located at 603 South 72nd Street Suite B, Omaha, NE 68114. The restaurant is 4,191 square feet and will seat up to 148 guests. The Saxton Group plans to hire 35-40 team members.
“We can’t wait to make Omaha the home to another McAlister’s Deli restaurant. We recently opened a location in Council Bluffs, Iowa and Lincoln. We’ve seen an outpouring of support from people across the Midwest, who’ve fallen in love with McAlister’s famous sweet tea and our wide selection of sandwiches, salads, soups, and giant spuds,” says co-CEO and owner of The Saxton Group, Adam Saxton.
The restaurant will be operated by The Saxton Group and will represent the franchisee’s 81st McAlister’s Deli restaurant.
As with all McAlister’s Deli restaurants, the new Omaha location will provide customers with a fast-casual dining experience, a friendly atmosphere and personalized service. The restaurant will offer a menu featuring over 100 items including: sandwiches, giant spuds, entrée salads, soups, desserts and its signature McAlister’s famous sweet tea. In addition to serving dine-in guests, McAlister’s Deli Omaha (72nd Street) will have online ordering and a full catering menu.
About McAlister’s Deli
Founded in 1989, McAlister’s Deli® is a fast-casual restaurant chain known for its genuine hospitality, 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 more than 420 restaurants in 28 states. The company is headquartered in Atlanta, Ga. For more information, visit www.mcalistersdeli.com, and find McAlister’s on social media at www.Facebook.com/TeaFreaks, www.Twitter.com/McAlistersDeli and www.Instagram.com/McAlistersDeli.
About The Saxton Group
The Saxton Group is a Dallas based multi-unit restaurant franchisee with a 35-year history of exclusively franchising restaurant leading brands. The company is the largest McAlister’s Deli franchisee in the country and is a Restaurant Franchise Monitor Top 100 Franchisee. The Saxton Group is family owned and operated with rich history of multi-unit development. Initially a small operation with a single restaurant, the group has evolved into industry veterans and leaders with over 75 locations in six states. They take pride in operating the McAlister’s Deli brand at the very highest level and forming deep relationships within the communities where their restaurants are located. For more information, please visit www.thesaxtongroup.com.
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