Boardman has a new place to grab a meal.

Fast-casual chain, McAlister's Deli is hosting a grand opening event at its very first location in the Mahoning Valley at 1090 Boardman-Poland Road near Chick-Fil-A on Monday, May 15 with doors opening at 10:30 a.m.

The first 150 customers will be entitled to free tea for a whole year limited to one per week. Everyone else can treat themselves to menu items including handcrafted sandwiches, fresh salads, and stuffed potatoes.

Folks can choose to dine in, take out, or have their food delivered. The location will offer both indoor and outdoor seating.

Southern Rock Restaurants CEO, David Blackburn says he's excited for the new location stating that the Mahoning Valley is an ideal location for the new restaurant.

"We see Youngstown as an exciting and thriving community, and after years of dedicated efforts, we have found the ideal location for our newest McAlister's," Blackburn said.