Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® Opens New Location in Saraland, Alabama


Store creates approximately180 jobs; John Link named general manager

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® is proud to announce its newest location in Saraland, Alabama. Starting Mon., April 2, Cracker Barrel will open its doors to families in Saraland, who will experience a restaurant that combines dining and shopping as a seamless experience in a relaxing, comfortable environment. Cracker Barrel will share its popular homestyle Southern cooking and range of quality retail offerings with Saraland families and travelers.

Cracker Barrel's 31st store in Alabama is part of its plan to deliver the unique experience that has made the brand so beloved across the country to new guests. Cracker Barrel’s new Saraland store has created approximately 180 full and part-time jobs that will help bring the Cracker Barrel dining and shopping experience to the Saraland community.

“We are incredibly excited to offer the Saraland community and travelers a place to connect with family and friends while enjoying high-quality, homestyle food,” said General Manager John Link. “Our mission is Pleasing People, and we can’t wait to show our guests what that means to us.”

At Cracker Barrel, breakfast is available all day with lunch and dinner options beginning at 11 a.m. Cracker Barrel serves homestyle meals prepared from scratch like homemade chicken n’ dumplins, as well as its Wholesome Fixin’s® meals, which are full-flavored options freshly prepared with a lighter twist on guest-favorite dishes. Each Cracker Barrel location is decorated with authentic artifacts, memorabilia and signage collected by a team of Americana experts. In Saraland, Cracker Barrel’s new store celebrates the history and culture of the local area through decorative walls that pay homage to the Gulf Coast’s roots in jazz music and Mobile County’s fishing and shipbuilding industries.

The Saraland store will be open Sunday through Thursday, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. CDT, and Friday and Saturday, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. CDT. To keep up with the latest news on the Saraland store, visit the Cracker Barrel Saraland Facebook page at

About Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRL) shares warm welcomes and friendly service while offering guests quality homestyle food and unique shopping – all at a fair price. By creating a world filled with hospitality and charm through an experience that combines dining and shopping, guests are cared for like family. Established in 1969 in Lebanon, Tenn., Cracker Barrel and its affiliates operate 651 company-owned Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® locations in 45 states and own the fast-casual Holler and Dash® restaurants. For more information about the company, visit