Jackson, MS (RestaurantNews.com) Newk’s Eatery is bringing its signature brand of fresh, flavorful dining to West Monroe, La. with the grand opening of a new location today. Opening its doors at 10:30 a.m., the West Monroe restaurant will be located at 811 Splane Drive. This is the third Newk’s restaurant to open in Louisiana this year. Newk’s expects to expand its footprint in the state by five company and franchise-owned restaurants within the year, bringing the brand’s total number of Louisiana-based locations to nine.
The Jackson, Miss.-based Newk’s Eatery currently has more than 80 locations in 13 states with plans to expand to more than 200 units by the end of 2018. Newk’s has been named among FastCasual.com’s top 20 “Movers and Shakers” and is featured on Technomic’s list of top 50 fast-casual chains nationwide, while ranking among the top “Fast and Serious” franchise brands in Franchise Times magazine.
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About Newk’s Eatery
Based in Jackson, Miss., Newk’s Eatery is leading the next generation of fast-casual with its culinary-driven menu prepared in Newk’s open-view kitchens, featuring made-from-scratch soups, fresh tossed salads, artisan pizzas, hot toasted sandwiches and desserts. Founded in 2004, Newk’s currently operates and franchises more than 80 units in 13 states and is gaining national attention for its accelerated growth and commitment to community. FastCasual.com has named Newk’s one of its top 20 “Movers and Shakers,” while Franchise Times Magazine ranked Newk’s among its top Fast and Serious franchise brands and Technomic listed Newk’s among its top 50 U.S. fast-casual chains. For more information, visit Newks.com, join the Roundtable Club or follow Newk’s on Facebook and Twitter.