Shawarma Press® Announces Grand Opening of Fifth Texas Location in Georgetown

The Nation’s First Authentic Shawarma Franchise Brings Healthy Mediterranean Cuisine to the Masses at Walmart Stores

IRVING, TX, June 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Shawarma Press, the fast-growing Mediterranean fast-food franchise owned by dallas-based entrepreneurs Sawsan Abublan and Dr. Ehap Sabri, announced the grand opening ceremonies planned for June 7 in his new restaurant in georgetown. Situated in North Austin at 620 S. I-35 Suite 400 inside Walmart, georgetown is one of five Shawarma Press sites currently operating in Texasincluding restaurants in Walmart stores of Arlington, Planand San Antonioand the standalone flagship headquarters in Irving. According to co-founder Sawsan Abublan, local ambassadors of the georgetown The Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the inauguration with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on June 7 at 1 p.m.followed by inauguration activities and a celebration throughout the day.

“We are very happy to bring this new concept of healthy Mediterranean food to the georgetown community,” Abublan said. “Although some customers are aware of the enormous popularity of the Mediterranean diet, as it is consistently ranked as the healthiest diet in the world, many have not tried the authentic shawarma or the dozens or other dishes fees that we prepare daily. from zero. Feedback from this community is that they can’t wait to try new things, so we’re excited to introduce them to our delicious wraps, salads, hummus, falafels, and other favorites. »

Since the opening of the first Shawarma Press in Irving in 2017, the restaurant’s success resulted in franchise applications across the Texas and nationally. According to co-founder Dr. Ehap Sabri, PhD, who is also a supply chain expert and adjunct professor at UTD’s School of Business, more sites will open at frisco, Houstonand other cities across Texas this year, followed by Wichita Falls, Lufkinand Temple.

“Over the next five years, our expansion plan is to open more than 100 Shawarma Press locations in Walmart stores as well as standalone locations across the country to bring healthy, authentic Mediterranean cuisine to the masses,” Sabri said. . “We are honored and delighted that our concept of offering authentic Mediterranean cuisine as a healthier alternative in the fast food industry is resonating with so many new loyal customers.”

Shawarma Press appeals to customers by offering mouth-watering shawarma wraps made from premium beef or all-natural chicken. Fresh, homemade menu items also include appetizers such as falafel bites, cheese and spinach pastries, and a signature hummus that’s a customer favorite. Soups, salads, bowls and desserts such as premium baklava are also available, along with vegan entrees and an interactive nutrition calculator for those on a restricted diet or concerned about allergies.

Sabri and Abublan were recently named to’s Top 100 Movers and Shakers list, which recognizes the industry’s top performing fast casual restaurant brands based on criteria such as profitability, creativity, expansion and dedication to innovation, leadership and resilience.

For more information or media inquiries, contact Rhonda PriceTopFire Media at (561) 371-9407 or [email protected]. For more franchise information, visit


Proudly serving authentic Mediterranean cuisine made from scratch, Shawarma Press incorporates chicken and beef shawarma into a variety of wraps, bowls and platters, with additional homemade staples like falafel, hummus and pastries. Shawarma Press offers a varied menu that is bursting with authentic and fusional flavors to please a wide variety of palates, from the most conservative to the most adventurous. The company remains true to its core values ​​of social responsibility, integrity, reliability and excellence. These values ​​also extend to its customers and community. The company engages with local charities to alleviate family hunger and give back to the community, something that started locally but will one day expand globally.

Customers can learn more, view the menu or place orders online at With its head office located at 400 East Royal Lane in IrvingShawarma Press is growing rapidly with ten sites planned across Texas, Oklahomaand Florida. For more franchise information, visit

Contact: Rhonda Price
[email protected]
(561) 371-9407

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