LAKE FOREST, Calif. (WATE) – Mexican quick service restaurant chain Del Taco announced Wednesday it is planning an expansion into East Tennessee.
A new franchise group has signed a ten-store development agreement for the area. The group plans to open Del Taco locations in Knox, Sevier, Blount, Loudon, Hamblen and Anderson counties by 2021 with the first restaurant slated to open in 2016.
Del Taco says its menu items are made to order with fresh ingredients. The menu includes a full line of breakfast; classic Mexican dishes like tacos, burritos, quesadillas and nachos; and American favorites like hamburgers, crinkle-cut fries and shakes.