29 Sep Houston Expansion
Houston is about to get their first taste of Slim Chickens. The brand is preparing to open a restaurant in Katy, marking the first of a 10 to 20 locations planned in the market. The 3,200-square-foot restaurant will be located at 23320 Mercantile Parkway is planned to open on Nov. 2.
Slim Chickens offers chicken wings, grilled or fried chicken tenders, chicken and waffles, and a variety of salads, wraps and sandwiches. Sides include fries, macaroni and cheese, fried mushrooms, fried okra and fried pickles. And, desserts are served in mason jars.
“We just try to create that southern hospitality in a fast-casual environment,” general manager Nathan Woodard said.
The Fayetteville, Arkansas-based franchise has grown to more than 20 locations, including five in Texas.
“We’ve already selected sites in Richmond and Sugar Land, and we’re looking in Cypress and Pearland as well,” Woodard said.