Southern Rock Restaurants, LLC, a leading operator in the fast casual restaurant category, is opening the doors to its newest McAlister’s Deli® in Speedway, Indianapolis on Monday, October 28 at 5822 Crawfordsville Road. Known for its genuine hospitality, McAlister’s is home to handcrafted sandwiches, always-fresh salads, giant stuffed spuds, and McAlister’s Famous Sweet Tea™.
To celebrate the grand opening, McAlister’s Deli of Speedway is giving away free tea for a year punch cards to the first 87 guests in line at or before 10:30 a.m. *One tea per week.
The new McAlister’s Deli of Speedway will be the 87th restaurant for Southern Rock Restaurants. The franchise group owns and operates McAlister’s Deli restaurants throughout Tennessee, Mississippi, Missouri, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Illinois.
“We are so excited to be a part of this legendary community,” said David Blackburn, CEO for Southern Rock Restaurants. “It’s obvious this retail corridor is attracting more and more primary retailers and we didn’t want to miss an opportunity to be a part of it.”
On Friday, Oct. 25, McAlister’s Deli of Speedway will also host a Community Heroes Lunch and Dinner from 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.- 8 p.m. Nurses, teachers, firefighters, police officers, first responders, and military personnel are invited to a complimentary dinner. Must provide proof of employment (valid ID or badge). Dine in only.
McAlister’s Deli of Speedway will serve guests from Sunday to Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. For more information, please call the restaurant at 317-610-0510, or visit McAlister’s Deli (Speedway) Facebook page.
McAlister’s guests always have the opportunity to skip the line by placing their order through the McAlister’s app or online at McAlistersDeli.com and picking up their meal at the On-The-Go shelves. McAlister’s also offers a variety of fresh, made-to-order catering options including breakfast, snacks, spud bars, salads, sandwich trays, box lunches and desserts, and always comes with a side of genuine hospitality. Whether it’s for one person or one hundred, a business meeting or a family reunion, they can cater a feast to please any crowd.
McAlister’s Deli is recognized in the top 50 of the 2019 “Entrepreneur Franchise 500” and in the top three of “Entrepreneur’s Top Food Franchises: Sandwiches.” In 2018, Money ranked McAlister’s Deli #9 in the outlet’s rankings of the top “’fast-casual’ chains for your money in the U.S. McAlister’s Deli is also ranked in QSR magazine’s “The QSR 50” for 2018, as well as Fast Casual’s “Top 100 Movers & Shakers.” In 2017, Restaurant Business ranked McAlister’s Deli as one of “America’s Best Fast-Food Chains” and QSR named McAlister’s Deli as one of their “Best Franchise Deals.” In 2016, McAlister’s Deli was highlighted by Restaurant Business as the #2 “Consumer Favorite Fast Casual Chain” and by CNBC.com as “America’s Favorite Sandwich Shop.”
About Southern Rock Restaurants, LLC
Southern Rock Restaurants, LLC is based in Franklin, Tennessee and operates 87 McAlister’s Deli restaurants in the fast casual segment, including its newest location in Speedway, Indianapolis. The Group currently owns and operates locations throughout seven states including: Tennessee, Mississippi, Missouri, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Illinois. Southern Rock Restaurants is recognized as an IFA (International Franchise Association) Franchisee of the Year for 2016 and also listed by Franchise Times at the Fastest Growing Franchisee in 2016 and 96th Franchisee in the Nation in 2017.
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 450 restaurants in 27 states. The company is headquartered in Atlanta, Ga. For more information, visit mcalistersdeli.com, and find McAlister’s on social media at Facebook.com/McAlistersDeli, Twitter.com/McAlistersDeli and Instagram.com/McAlistersDeli.