What makes a sub sandwich special?
For Jersey Mike’s, a national chain with over 2,000 locations open or under development, it’s a concentration on ingredients that are fresh and of high quality.
Richland Countians can now experience this for themselves now that Jersey Mike’s has opened at 783 North Lexington-Springmill in Ontario, across from Chipotle. This past Wednesday, local civic and business leaders to hold a ribbon cutting at the new location together with Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development.
According to its website, the chain started in 1956 with a single location called “Mike’s Subs” in Point Pleasant, New Jersey. It describes its “secret” this way: “Everything about Jersey Mike’s is high quality. Our MSA Grade top round beef are trimmed and cooked right in the store. Our meats and cheeses are all top-quality premium brands. Our bread is fresh-baked each day on the premises. And of course, everything’s prepared right in front of you.”
The firm has a strong commitment to charitable causes, raising $15 million earlier this year to help more than 200 charities across the country.
Photo: Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development