Founded in 1989, McAlister’s® Deli is a fast casual restaurant chain known for it’s sandwiches, spuds, soups, salads, desserts and McAlister’s Famous Sweet Tea™. In addition to dine-in and take-out service, they also offer catering. With numerous industry accolades, the McAlister’s brand has 341 restaurants in 24 states.
Technomic® recognized McAlister’s twice in its Chain Restaurant Consumers’ Choice Awards — in 2014 as the top kid-friendly fast casual chain and in 2013 as the top fast casual chain for food and beverage. In 2014, Nation’s Restaurant News named McAlister’s the top limited-service sandwich chain in its Consumer Picks Survey. Also in 2014, QSR Magazine recognized the brand as one of the “Best Franchise Deals” and named McAlister’s to its QSR 50 list, and Franchise Business Review named McAlister’s one of 2014′s “Top Franchises” in the Food and Beverage category.