Del Taco to Open in Southgate, MI

Leading Mexican chain continues strategic expansion throughout the Detroit area

Del Taco to Open in Southgate, MILake Forest, CA  (Restaurant News ReleaseDel Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ: TACO), the nation’s second leading Mexican quick service restaurant* (MQSR), today announced it is scheduled to open its newest Michigan location on Monday, December 3rd at 16252 Fort Street in Southgate, next to MOD Pizza.

Guests are invited to join in on the grand opening celebration, beginning at 10 a.m., for a chance to win a variety of prizes, sample Del Taco menu items, and enjoy music hosted by 94.7 WCSX-FM. In addition, the first 50 fans who sign up on Eventbrite will receive a FREE Combo Meal that they can redeem on opening day.

“Del Taco provides fresh food served at an unbeatable value, and we’re thrilled to be serving this winning combination to the Southgate community,” said Mark Schostak, Del Taco franchisee and executive chairman of Team Schostak Family Restaurants. “Whether guests are craving The Del Taco made with seasoned beef and hand-grated cheddar cheese, or one of our Epic Burritos made with fresh grilled chicken and hand-sliced avocados, we look forward to delivering an elevated dining experience that we know local residents will love.”

Team Schostak currently owns and operates five other Del Taco restaurants across the greater Detroit area, with an additional 12 in the pipeline.

Del Taco to Open in Southgate, MI

With more than 560 locations across 14 states, Del Taco is committed to offering its guests a unique variety of Mexican favorites prepared fresh in every restaurant’s working kitchen. Del Taco’s meals are prepared to order with quality ingredients like fresh grilled chicken and carne asada steak, hand-sliced avocado, hand-grated cheddar cheese, slow-cooked beans made from scratch, and creamy Queso Blanco.

The company also delivers an unparalleled value with its Buck and Under Menu, featuring a wide variety of tacos, burritos, quesadillas, beverages and more, starting at just 69 cents.** In addition, Del Taco serves hot breakfast items made with fresh scrambled eggs, as well as hash brown sticks and coffee drinks.

The new Southgate Del Taco restaurant will be open 24 hours a day, and offers breakfast daily between 11 p.m. and 11 a.m. 

*By number of units

**Price and participation may vary 


About Del Taco Restaurants, Inc.

Del Taco (NASDAQ: TACO) offers a unique variety of both Mexican and American favorites such as burritos and fries, prepared fresh in every restaurant’s working kitchen with the value and convenience of a drive-thru. Del Taco’s menu items taste better because they are made with quality ingredients like fresh grilled chicken and carne asada steak, hand-sliced avocado, hand-grated cheddar cheese, slow-cooked beans made from scratch, and creamy Queso Blanco. The brand’s campaign, Celebrating the Hardest Working Hands in Fast Food, further communicates Del Taco’s commitment to restaurant-level team members that provide guests with the best quality and value for their money through cooking, chopping, shredding and grilling menu items from scratch. Founded in 1964, today Del Taco serves more than three million guests each week at its more than 560 restaurants across 14 states. For more information, visit www.deltaco.com.

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Media Relations for Del Taco
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