BATAVIA – The first 100 people in line for the opening of Batavia’s first Chick-fil-A restaurant about 6 a.m. Feb. 7 will have the chance to win free Chick-fil-A meals for a year.
The first 100 adults in line when the doors open at the restaurant at 185 N. Randall Road could win a one-year supply of free Chick-fil-A meals. The line officially starts at 6 a.m. Wednesday, and the free meal cards will be awarded about 6 a.m. Feb. 7. The restaurant will open for business immediately afterward.
If there are more than 100 people by 6 a.m. Wedesday, all spots will be determined by raffle that morning, and those selected need to camp out to secure their spot.
The restaurant has seating for 144 people, with additional outdoor seating and an interactive play area for children. The restaurant will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, serving a full breakfast menu until 10:30 a.m. The restaurant will be closed Sundays.
Chick-fil-A will be at the corner of McKee Street and Randall Road in front of the former Wickes furniture store. It will be the first Chick-fil-A in the Tri-Cities.
The Georgia-based chain has been entering the Chicago market in the past few years. Its closest restaurants are in Aurora and Wheaton.