Deli spreads to Petal

McAlister’s Deli, a leading fast casual chain, will open the doors of its newest restaurant in Petal at 1140 Evelyn Gandy Parkway, Suite 10 at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 22.

Known for its American Regional Favorites Served with a Smile, McAlister’s is home to handcrafted sandwiches, always-fresh salads, giant stuffed spuds, and McAlister’s Famous Sweet Tea.

 The Petal McAlister’s is owned by franchise group Kingdom Foods, LLC that owns and operates one additional McAlister’s restaurant in Mississippi. Kingdom Foods, LLC also plans to continue opening restaurants in Mississippi in the coming years.

 “We are excited to offer McAlister’s handcrafted sandwiches, family-friendly atmosphere, and genuine hospitality to Petal,” said Kingdom Foods, LLC franchisee Jason Langnes. “We look forward to opening our doors and building long-lasting relationships with the Petal community.”

 McAlister’s 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.

 The McAlister’s in Petal will serve guests every day from 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, please call the restaurant at 601.402.7103, or visit the restaurant’s page on