Chicken Salad Chick, Metro Diner eye spring opening in Trussville, developer to collect $750K in incentives
From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
TRUSSVILLE –Two of the more anticipated entries to the Trussville dining scene, Chicken Salad Chick and Metro Diner are slated to open in the Spring of 2019, according to a report in the Birmingham Business Journal.
The retail development that will include the two restaurants is between Calumet Parkway and Tutwiler Drive at 2050 and 2058 Gadsden Highway. The restaurants could open as early as March. There will be additional businesses located in the development, but none have been announced at this time.
Trussville Capital Investments LLC is the developer of the project and has completed several previous developments in the city.
The city of Trussville will pay the developer 3 percent of sales tax collected from the businesses for a period of seven years or until a total of $750,000 is reached. The 1 percent sales tax for schools is not included.
Trussville Capital Investments has not requested nor received incentives for any of their previous projects in the city.
Metro Diner offers a full breakfast menu ranging from traditional eggs and bacon to classic Eggs Benedict. The lunch and dinner menu also indicates a wide array of entrees including a meat loaf plate, chicken and waffles, and Charleston shrimp and grits. A long list of hearty burgers and sandwiches are also available.
As expected, the driving menu item for Chicken Salad Chick is chicken salad offering a wide range creative flavors.