Chick-fil-A Is Expanding to Puerto Rico This Year


The people of Puerto Rico are about to "Eat Mor Chikin" starting this year.

The world-renowned chicken sandwich company, Chick-fil-A, has announced plans to expand its franchised restaurants into Puerto Rico in late 2021 or early 2022.

According to their press release, the planned Chick-fil-A restaurants will be located in the metropolitan area, with the first restaurant likely to be in Bayamón. The company intends to open 2 restaurants over the next two years and 10 to 15 restaurants over the next five years.

Chick-fil-A Inc.'s Director of Operations, Ryan Holmes stated "Puerto Rico is known for its culture, history and sense of community. This mirrors the Chick-fil-A commitment to investing in people and communities, and we are excited about the opportunity to grow in Puerto Rico with people who have a passion for service and hospitality.”

Exact details about opening dates are forthcoming. For more information, see Chick-fil-A's official press statement here.

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