US restaurant chain Slim Chickens opens its second Manchester restaurant in the Arndale

The business is moving to the city center after successfully feeding customers at the Trafford Centre.

A popular American chicken chain is setting up shop in Manchester city center after feeding shoppers at a popular retail centre.

thin chickens is opening its second restaurant in the city in the Manchester Arndale shopping center and has promised to create dozens of new jobs.

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The new location will be the company’s 16th UK restaurant.

Slim Chickens opens new restaurant in Manchester Arndale

What is Slim Chickens and where and when is its new Manchester restaurant opening?

The new Slim Chickens restaurant opens in the Upper Mall of the Manchester Arndale Thursday, February 24.

It has taken up premises that can accommodate more than 100 diners over two floors and there are click-and-collect and home delivery options for those who don’t want to go to the mall.

The company also claims to have created around 60 jobs by opening the new restaurant.

Slim Chickens aims to evoke the food and atmosphere of the Great American South, with a range of chicken dishes and sauces alongside things like macaroni and cheese and vegetarian options, all with a bit of blues music playing in the background. -plan.

What have we said about the opening of the new restaurant?

The business has been warmly welcomed by Arndale bosses and says it is eager to open in Manchester city centre.

Phil Neale, Marketing and Communications Director of Boparan Restaurant Group, owner of Slim Chickens, said: “Manchester is home to a thriving and diverse food scene, and we look forward to being part of it as we prepare to open our restaurant. Manchester Arndale.

“We opened our restaurant in the Trafford Center less than a year ago, and are delighted with its success to date, so much so that we are expanding our local offering with the launch of our Manchester Arndale restaurant.”

Colin Flinn, spokesman for Manchester Arndale, said: “It’s great news that Slim Chickens is moving to Manchester Arndale for what will be a fantastic addition to the vibrant mix of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities that we propose.

“The arrival of such a rapidly growing chain of restaurants helps strengthen the centre’s position as a must-visit shopping location and follows recent leases of other trendy eateries such as Kokoro, Pizza Luxe , Archie’s and Doner Shack.

“We look forward to working with Slim Chickens as it prepares to open in February, and we hope to share more exciting news about other new occupants in the coming weeks as we continue to build Manchester Arndale together. of culinary experiences alongside leisure and lifestyle operators, supported by a diversified commercial offer.

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