Moe’s Southwest Grill Opening First Location in Alexandria

Leading Southwest Fast-Casual Brand to Host an iPad Mini Giveaway, Plus Chance to Win Free Burritos for a Year 

Alexandria, La. (Dec. 15, 2014) – “Welcome to Moe’s!” will soon be heard on the streets of Alexandria when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens at 1800 Macarthur Drive, Suite C on Thursday, Dec. 18 at 11 a.m. To celebrate the grand opening, Moe’s of Alexandria will host a giveaway On Saturday, Dec. 20 where one lucky guest will win an iPad Mini. Additionally, a drawing will be held where 10 customers will win Free Burritos for a Year.

“We love Moe’s flavorful food and engaging atmosphere and look forward to introducing it to Alexandria residents for the first time,” said franchise partner Tywonia McKenzie. This is McKenzie’s first Moe’s Southwest Grill with plans to open two additional Moe’s locations in the next few years. “We’re excited to open our doors to the community and look forward to building lasting relationships with guests and local organizations.”

“Welcome to Moe’s!” is more than a greeting; it’s a way of life for the folks who customize each meal made fresh-to-order in front of every guest. All meals, including signature menu items like the Homewrecker burrito, Close Talker salad and John Coctostan quesadilla, are served with free chips and salsa. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh ingredients, the menu also features options  for kids, vegetarians, vegans and those with a gluten sensitivity.

Guests can also try the new Coca-Cola Freestyle® soda fountain. The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch-screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands – including more than 70 diet or low-calorie and 90 caffeine-free beverages, 80-plus unique brands offered nowhere else, and many varieties of waters, sports drinks, lemonades and sparkling beverages that, prior to the arrival of Coca-Cola Freestyle, were not available in the U.S.

Moe’s also offers one-of-a-kind caterings filled with flavorful options that please even the pickiest of eaters (vegetarian, gluten-free, lower calorie). Whether you’re hosting a party, business function or wedding, or you’re tailgating before a big game, Moe’s fresh, customizable catering options are the perfect addition.

Moe’s of Alexandria will be open daily from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, call (318) 704-6010 or visit

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s! Founded in 2000 in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise featuring fresh, handmade, customizable southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Moe’s is committed to serving only the highest quality ingredients 100% of the time at our more than 550 locations in the U.S and abroad. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian and low-calorie options, all served with free chips and salsa. Check out Moe’s online at

About Coca-Cola Freestyle®

The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands. Many varieties of waters, fruit-flavored and sparkling beverages are now available to U.S consumers exclusively on Coca-Cola Freestyle. Coca-Cola Freestyle uses unique, proprietary PurePourTechnologyTM and has the capacity to dispense more than 100 branded beverages in the same footprint as a standard eight-valve machine. Permanent fountain locations can be found in select outlets in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, Orlando, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, Washington DC and Northern and Southern California. Consumers can experience Coca-Cola Freestyle virtually at