Store employs approximately 210; Becky Taylor named general manager
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® will open a new location in Lavonia, Georgia on Monday, July 10 at 6 a.m. EDT. Located at 725 Ross Place, 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.
This store marks Cracker Barrel’s 645th location across 44 states and 47th in Georgia. The nearly 10,000 square-foot restaurant and retail store brings approximately 210 new jobs to the area.
Becky Taylor, who began her career at Cracker Barrel five years ago, has been named general manager.
“We can’t wait to bring Cracker Barrel and our mission of Pleasing People to Lavonia,” Taylor said. “Our guests know us for our home-away-from-home experience, and we’re excited for this great community to experience that, too.”
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 and also offers a 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 authentic artifacts, memorabilia and signage collected by a team of Americana 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. Several walls in this store are dedicated to celebrating the Lavonia community, including pieces that pay homage to agriculture, Georgia peaches and Lake Hartwell.
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.
To keep up with the latest news on the Lavonia store, visit the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Lavonia Facebook page.
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 645 Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® company-owned locations in 44 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.