First Chik-fil-A restaurant opens in Newport

NEWPORT, Ky. - For residents in and around Newport craving all-things-chicken, Thursday is your lucky day.

Newport’s first Chik-fil-A opens at 6 a.m. at 95 Carothers Road, and the first 100 adults in line when the doors open will win a 1-year supply of free meals.

The new restaurant brings 75 job openings and will seat 130 people with additional outdoor seating.

“Our focus on freshly prepared food and personal customer service is as central to our new restaurant as it was the day Truett opened his first Chik-fil-A location,” said Newport’s chief operator, Britton Smith. “That commitment continues for me and my team members at our new Newport location where we cant wait to welcome and serve our guests.”

Not a fan of the chicken sandwich? The new restaurant will also offer its new line of premium salads and showcase a new limited time offer milkshake flavor of mocha cookies and cream.

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