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Chicken Salad Chick opening in Dawson County in February
Chicken Salad Chick
The new Dawson County of Chicken Salad Chick is scheduled to open on Feb. 9. - photo by Erica Jones

The new Dawson County location of Chicken Salad Chick, located at 12 Dawson Market Way, is scheduled to open in the beginning of February with a grand opening, ribbon cutting and giveaways. 

According to a press release by the restaurant, the new location is scheduled to open on Wednesday Feb. 9, with a ribbon cutting at 9:30 a.m. and doors officially opening at 10 a.m. 

Chicken Salad Chick is a fast-casual chicken salad restaurant, which offers over a dozen specialty chicken salad recipes along with fresh salads, sides, soups and full-service catering. The restaurant currently has locations throughout Georgia, including Alpharetta, Buckhead, Cumming, Peachtree City, Roswell, Marietta and Vinings. The new Dawson location will be the brand’s 19th company-owned restaurant in Georgia and the 37th restaurant statewide. 

“The Dawsonville community has long been on our radar as an ideal location for Chicken Salad Chick, and we look forward to living out our core mission to spread joy, enrich lives and serve others as we open the doors to our northernmost Georgia restaurant,” Chicken Salad Chick President and CEO Scott Deviney said in the release. “Whether it’s their first time visiting one of our restaurants or they’re a lifelong fan, we look forward to welcoming our neighbors in Dawson County and the surrounding communities as we further our footprint and commitment to the region.”

From now through grand opening week, guests can enter to win free chicken salad for a year by liking the restaurant’s Facebook page at Throughout the restaurant’s grand opening week, customers will also have several chances to win free food and merchandise.

On Wednesday Feb 9, the first 100 guests to arrive at the new location and purchase The Chick will receive one free large Quick Chick per month for 12 months, the release said. From this group, one guest will also be randomly selected to receive one free large Quick Chick per week for 52 weeks. 

To receive a prize on the grand opening day, the release said that guests should start arriving at 7 a.m. to check in. The first 100 guests will be assigned a number and a designated return time between 10 and 11:15 a.m., when they will return to make a purchase of “The Chick” and enter a code on their Chicken Salad Chick app to officially secure their reward. 

On Thursday Feb. 10, the first 50 guests and 10 a.m. and at 6 p.m. who purchase the Chick Trio will receive a free 24 ounce Chicken Salad Chick tumbler. 

On Friday Feb. 11, the first 50 guests at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. who purchase the Chick Trio will receive a free Chicken Salad Chick Tote Bag. 

On Saturday Feb. 12, the first 50 guests to arrive at 10 a.m. and purchase two large Quick Chicks will receive a free Chicken Salad Chick cooler. 

Guests who will prizes Thursday through Saturday can claim their prize that day. Each person present can claim one prize, the release said. 

Starting on Feb. 9, the Chicken Salad Chick will be open in Dawson County Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. For more information about Chicken Salad Chick including menu, hours and more, go to