How to win free food for a year at a new downtown Atlanta restaurant

Salata’s build-your-own salads let you choose proteins, veggies and dressings.

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Salata’s build-your-own salads let you choose proteins, veggies and dressings.

A new location of a salad bar restaurant is expected to open in downtown Atlanta next week.

Salata will open in Peachtree Center on June 28. Twenty-five percent of opening day sales will be donated to nonprofit Hands On Atlanta, a press release said. A ribbon cutting ceremony will also take place from 10 to 11 a.m.

The event will include a photo booth, complimentary Steel City Pops to the first 100 guests and Salata swag with a purchase.

Guests can also enter a raffle to win one of the following prizes: one guest will get free Salata for a year, one will win a Fitbit Alta, five will obtain free Salata for a month, two will secure $50 gift cards and four will walk away with $25 gift cards.

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The new location, at 231 Peachtree St. NE, is the fifth of 20 Salata restaurants expected to open from franchise partner Henry Investment Group in the Atlanta area.

The gluten-free certified chain bills itself as "the next generation salad bar" and uses homemade dressings, soups and sauces.

The downtown Atlanta eatery will be open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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