Fan food, not fast food: new Dairy Queen opens in Pearl - - Jackson, MS

Fan food, not fast food: new Dairy Queen opens in Pearl

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PEARL, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Dairy Queen® system has announced the opening of its new restaurant in Pearl. 

The Pearl DQ Grill & Chill® restaurant is located at 205 Riverwind Drive East. 

The franchise says that this location is the newest Dairy Queen restaurant in a family of more than 6,300 restaurants world-wide committed to offering every fan a place where they can relax and share a great meal and one-of-a-kind soft-serve treats.

The new restaurant has added more than 50 new jobs, contributing to Pearl's employment growth. The new location also will contribute to the state's restaurant sales which, according to the National Restaurant Association, are projected to increase by 2.9 percent this year.

“We are excited to open our first DQ Grill & Chill restaurant in Pearl and welcome the community in to enjoy our full menu of cravable food items, signature and innovative treats and Orange Julius® Premium Fruit Smoothies, Light Smoothies and Julius® Original drinks,” said restaurant operator David Johnson, who operates 10 additional DQ locations throughout the state.

The menu at the Pearl DQ Grill & Chill restaurant features a wide range of food options and features favorites such as the iconic Blizzard Treats, DQ Cakes and a wide variety of other soft-serve items, as well as the full line of Orange Julius fruit-blended beverages. 

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