It all starts tomorrow, the much anticipated opening of McAlister's Deli. It is officially on, and everyone in towns mouth is watering. Tomorrow (Thursday June 6th, 2019), a day before the grand opening, McAlister’s Deli in Lufkin is going to feed us. They are having a complimentary lunch for the community from 11am - 2pm. That evening, from 5-7 p.m., the restaurant will also host a Community Heroes Dinner.

Ahead of the doors opening for the first time, the Lufkin High School Band will perform Friday morning from 10-10:25am. The first 50 people in line that day, Friday, June 7th, will win a $50 McAlister's Deli gift card. There are lots of rules, to keep it fair. You can check the rules, just CLICK HERE. They are in the Brentwood Crossing Shopping Center. The physical address is 2136 South 1st Street Lufkin, Texas 75901. They are right next to Sam’s Club, AT&T and Panda Express.

McAlister’s Deli Opening New Restaurant in Lufkin
Free lunch and special offers available to celebrate opening week

Lufkin, Texas (June 5, 2019) — McAlister’s Deli®, a leading fast casual chain, will open the doors to its Lufkin, Texas restaurant on 2136 S. First St. on Friday, June 7 at 10:30 a.m. Known for its genuine hospitality, McAlister’s is home to handcrafted sandwiches, always-fresh salads, giant stuffed spuds, and McAlister’s Famous Sweet Tea™.

On Thursday, June 6, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., McAlister’s Deli in Lufkin will be holding a complimentary lunch for the community. Anyone is welcome! In the evening from 5-7 p.m., the restaurant will also host a Community Heroes Dinner. 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).

For the Grand Opening on Friday, June 7, the first 50 guests in line will receive a $50 McAlister’s Deli gift card. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. One gift card per adult. See McAlister’s Deli Lufkin Facebook page for additional details, rules and restrictions for celebration week offerings.

Guests can also enjoy a special performance by the Lufkin High School Drumline on Friday morning from 10:00-10:25. The Saxton Group will be donating $500 to the band.

“From supporting local schools to volunteering at the Salvation Army’s Soup Kitchen, we look forward to being part of the Lufkin community,” said Adam Saxton, co-CEO of The Saxton Group. “McAlister’s is a community gathering place, and we are excited to welcome Lufkin residents with a robust menu of McAlister’s favorites and exceptional customer service.”

The Lufkin McAlister’s is owned by Dallas-based franchise group, The Saxton Group. The franchise group owns more than 80 McAlister’s restaurants throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska.

McAlister’s in Lufkin will serve guests from Monday to Sunday, 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information, please call the restaurant at 409-219-1600, or visit its 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. 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.

This is going to be one of the biggest restaurant openings ever in Lufkin. See you there!