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American Deli is a chain of quickservice eateries specializing primarily in chicken wings. The chain also offers a wide selection of cheesesteaks, subs, burgers, fried shrimp, gyros and salads. American Deli aims to serve fresh, moderately priced food in a clean, cozy and welcoming environment. American Deli Inc. operates and franchises the chain. The first American Deli opened in Atlanta in 1989. The concept has since expanded extensively throughout Georgia and in the Southeast, primarily via franchising.