Portsmouth FC are delighted to welcome Slim Chickens on board as the latest official club partner.
And fans will get the chance to try their famous chicken tenders when the company open a branch in Gunwharf Quays at midday on Friday.
There will be three free tenders for the first 30 people in line, while a partnership with Cadbury will see 250 chocolate bars given out during the opening weekend.
Slim Chickens specialise in serving fresh, homemade Southern-inspired dishes that transport you straight to the heart of America.
Their signature hand-breaded buttermilk chicken tenders are a true testament to their dedication to excellence, while fresh crispy Buffalo wings and an array of 15 handcrafted dipping sauces will leave you in awe.
But that’s not all – their menu also features a delightful selection of sandwiches, wraps, salads and sides, alongside mouth-watering plant-based options that cater to the vegetarian crowd.
Richard Pigott, Slim Chickens’ operations director, said: “Gunwharf Quays Portsmouth is a prime destination for us, and we are thrilled to establish ourselves in the heart of this waterfront city.
"What better way to open the store than our new partnership with Portsmouth Football Club, one of England’s top football teams."
“With our made-to-order, fresh culinary creations, we provide the perfect pitstop for city dwellers and our Slim Chickens app offers an array of enticing offers, with our app loyalty programme and weekly saver offers.
“We simply can't contain our excitement as we prepare to unlock the doors to Portsmouth. The first 30 people in line will receive three FREE tenders.
“Finally, what better way to open the store than our new partnership with Portsmouth Football Club, one of England’s top football teams.
“Season ticket holders can enjoy 10 per cent off their bill via the till in-store when they show their season ticket and ID (valid until the end of the season).
“Keep an eye out on socials and join us on opening weekend, for your chance to win a signed shirt and tickets to a home game.”
Pompey director of sales Mark Judges added: “We are thrilled to announce Slim Chickens as our official partner for the remainder of the 2023/24 season, coinciding with the exciting opening of their 50th store at Gunwharf Quays.
“This strategic partnership goes beyond simply enhancing brand visibility for Slim Chickens – it is a commitment to providing our loyal season ticket holders with a delightful pitstop option for a delicious meal during their visits to Gunwharf Quays.
“We look forward to a mutually rewarding collaboration that brings value to both our club and Slim Chickens.”