Slim Chickens open till 1 a.m. at 8 drive-thrus

Posted: August 27, 2017 at 1:59 a.m.

Kirstie Hoelzeman, a shift supervisor at Slim Chickens in Fayetteville, sweeps up litter. The restaurant chain is experimenting with longer hours of operation at its drive-thrus.

While drive-thrus aren't typically part of a fast-casual restaurant's bag of tricks, from its inception, Slim Chickens has banked on serving drive-up customers.

Questin Scott fills containers at Slim Chickens in Fayetteville. The drive-thru at the Northwest Arkansas location is open until 1 a.m.

Worker Jasmine Cenobio refills a rack of drink cups Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, while tending the drive-through at the Slim Chickens restaurant at 3562 ...

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