Store employs approximately 200; Melanie Bell named general manager
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® will open a new location in Snellville, Georgia on Monday, March 13, at 6 a.m. Located at 1740 Scenic Highway in Snellville, Georgia, the new store will be open Sunday through Thursday, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. The 10,000 square-foot store is the 46th store in Georgia and brings approximately 200 jobs to the area. Melanie Bell has been named general manager and worked as a manager with Cracker Barrel since 2006 in the Atlanta market.
“Cracker Barrel is known as the home-away-from-home family dining restaurant providing southern hospitality,” said Bell. “Just a few minutes from Interstate-85, the Snellville location will offer travelers the opportunity to sit down to our home-style cooking or stop in to browse our country store. For the local residents of Snellville, we are thrilled to open a Cracker Barrel just around the corner from their homes.”
At Cracker Barrel, breakfast is available all day with lunch and dinner options beginning at 11 a.m. Cracker Barrel serves home-style meals prepared from scratch like homemade chicken n’ dumplins and also offers Wholesome Fixin’s® menu of classic country meals with a lighter twist – full of flavor and under 600 calories.
Each Cracker Barrel location is uniquely decorated with real American artifacts, memorabilia and signage collected by a team of experts. The walls of Cracker Barrel stores reflect the nation’s rich history and by tailoring elements to the local community, offer a homespun appeal for locals.
Along with dining in a warm and welcoming atmosphere, Cracker Barrel guests can enjoy shopping in the old country store for toys, games, food items, apparel, accessories and other unique items. Cracker Barrel collects inspiration from all parts of life and shares that with guests through well-curated collections designed around compelling themes.
Cracker Barrel is known for providing a friendly, home-away-from-home atmosphere and serves an average of 1,000 guests a day in its 642 restaurants and old country stores located in 43 states.
To keep up with the latest news on the Snellville, Georgia store, visit the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Snellville Facebook page at www.facebook.com/crackerbarrel.snellville/.
About Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBRL) provides a friendly home-away-from-home in its old country stores and restaurants. Guests are cared for like family while relaxing and enjoying real home-style food and shopping that’s surprisingly unique, genuinely fun and reminiscent of America’s country heritage…all at a fair price. Established in 1969 in Lebanon, Tenn., Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. and its affiliates operate 641 Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® company-owned locations in 43 states and own the fast casual restaurants Holler & Dash™. Nation’s Restaurant News’ 2016 Consumer Picks survey named Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® the Best Family-Dining Restaurant in America. For more information about the company, visit crackerbarrel.com.