Things are coming along at the new Chick N Max location in Lufkin. The vinyl sign that first alerted us that something new was coming to the old Taco Bueno location is gone and new blue and yellow signs are up all around the building.

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This new restaurant is right in the thick of things. I don't know why anyone wouldn't like the location, as it seems close, yet out of the way.

Opening Day For Chick N Max In Lufkin Has Been Announced

Chick N Max is next to Burger King, a few feet from Cracker Barrel, and across the street from Walmart in Lufkin. An update on their Google listing says they will be open on March 25, 2024.

Lufkin Residents Are Ready To Try This Almond Smoked Chicken

People in Lufkin are already stomping their feet to try this new chain. They have likely heard the buzz around the food in other Texas, Kansas, and South Dakota locations.

Aaron Johnson will be the new owner, and according to his Facebook, he's originally from Colorado and lives in the Conroe area. He was the former Regional Director of Operations at MOD Pizza.

Chick N Max On Schedule To Open First Quarter Of 2024

Johnson will bring his expertise to the new restaurant in Lufkin. The timing is perfect, as the establishment was set to open the first quarter of 2024 according to They will make that goal with a few days to spare.

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Get ready to try their "Better Chicken Sandwich" soon.

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