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Florida chicken finger chain expanding to metro Atlanta with up to 46 stores 

Papa John’s franchisees will open metro Atlanta locations


An Orlando, Fla.-based chain is bringing its fingers to metro Atlanta.

Huey Magoo’s will open an initial 10 stores, with a possible 36 locations to follow, in metro Atlanta. 

 Papa John’s franchisees Dean Thompson, Derry Thompson and Alex Larson will open the new eateries. The first is slated to open in spring 2019, followed by the second store in late 2019. Though no official announcements have been made regarding the cities for the first locations, a company spokesperson said the first phase will focus on Loganville, Conyers, Covington, Dacula, Gainesville and McDonough.

The Atlanta stores will offer grilled, hand-breaded or “sauced” chicken tenders, salads, sandwiches and wraps available as individual meals, meals for two and family-sized options.

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Founded in 2004 Huey Magoo's has several locations in the Orlando area.


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