McAlister's Deli is anticipated to open late next year or in early 2025 in Leander. (Courtesy McAlister's Deli)
Sandwich shop McAlister’s Deli is planned to open at the new retail center Southbrook Station in Leander. Operating nationwide, McAlister’s is known for its healthy menu items, such as sandwiches, salads and soups. Other menu items include spuds; nachos; and desserts, such as cookies and cheesecake. Customers can also order the deli’s famous sweet tea, passionberry tea or lemonade as a beverage option.
Zacharia joined Community Impact in January 2022 after a year spent working at the Texas Observer. She is a government reporter covering Cedar Park, Georgetown, Leander and Liberty Hill. Prior to CI, Zacharia graduated from Huston-Tillotson University, where she received her bachelor’s degree in communication; shortly after, she graduated from The University of Texas with a master’s degree in journalism and media. Zacharia has a passion for journalism, service and the community, and she's honored to work at a place with the same values as her own.
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