Tacoma’s Chick-fil-A to open April 16

Tacoma’s Chick-fil-A restaurant, near the Tacoma Mall, will open April 16.

The opening date was part of a news release listing the regional sources for some of the restaurant’s food. Potatoes from the Columbia River Basin; apples from Cashmere; bread from Franz Bakery.

The Tacoma store is part of more than 100 new restaurants the Atlanta-based company is opening nationally this year. In Washington, Lynnwood and Bellevue also will have openings.