Chain Brings Back Fried Pickles and Gives Grillers a Break with Grilled Chicken Sandwich Meal
At the request of the its loyal fanatics, Zaxby’s has brought back Fried Pickles as a limited time offer menu item and is featuring its Grilled Chicken Sandwich Meal to complement the summer grilling season. A Southeast favorite for chicken fingers and wings and one of the nation’s fastest growing restaurant chains, Zaxby’s encourages fanatics to take advantage of its summer 2014 promotional offerings available in all Zaxby’s location.
For more than a year, fans have taken to social media – including offers for over the top gestures like shaving their heads – to beg Zaxby’s to bring back fried pickles. Through tongue in cheek messaging that ties into brand’s recent ad campaign, the restaurant chain granted fans’ requests and rolled out the consistently popular menu item – lightly breaded pickles, fried to perfection and served with creamy Ranch dressing.
To allow grilling enthusiasts to take a break from the heat without compromising the flavor, Zaxby’s highlights its Grilled Chicken Sandwich Meal – Grilled Chicken topped with honey mustard and crisp lettuce on a brioche bun, served with Crinkle Fries and a Small Beverage.
Fried Pickles, a limited time offer item this summer, and the Grilled Chicken Sandwich Meal, a permanent menu item, are available in all Zaxby’s restaurants. Zaxby’s currently operates more than 620 locations in 15 states — Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Virginia.
An alternative to fast food, Zaxby’s offers its guests prepared-at-order Chicken Fingerz, Traditional or Boneless Wings, sandwiches, Zalads and Zappetizers, along with a variety of nine sauces ranging from Wimpy and Tongue Torch to Nuclear and Insane. Childhood friends Zach McLeroy and Tony Townley hatched the Athens, Ga.-based chain in 1990 to provide a fun, relaxing atmosphere that would keep guests coming back for more. Consumers ranked Zaxby’s as the Most Craveable Fast Casual in America, in Technomic’s Consumer Brand Metrics program for 2013 and 2014, and the chain was listed as one of the 12 Best Franchise Deals in 2013 by QSR Magazine. In honor of the thousands of children the restaurant chain serves every year, Zaxby’s is a proud supporter of Make-A-Wish®. The company operates more than 620 locations in 15 states, including Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Virginia.