Mediterranean-inspired, vegan restaurant coming to Stockton

(FOX40.COM) — According to the Stockton Chamber of Commerce, a new restaurant specializing in Mediterranean-inspired dishes and various vegan options is coming to Stockton soon.

The Hummus Republic is set to open its doors at 3201 West Ben Holt Drive in late April, the chamber of commerce said. The business entity added that the new restaurant will “elevate the local dining scene” in Stockton.
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“Stockton residents can rejoice as Hummus Republic, the epitome of ‘Healthy Food for Happy People’ is set to open its doors in late April,” the restaurant said in a press release. “Stay tuned for updates on our grand opening festivities with the Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce.”

Hummus Republic’s menu contains pitas, wraps, bowls, and vegan options like couscous, garbanzo beans, kale, and even vegan beef and mushroom shawarma.

The restaurant also said that it prides itself on being sustainable. “At Hummus Republic, sustainability isn’t just a buzzword, it’s a way of life,” the press release continued. “We are proud to announce that all our cups, bowls, cutlery, and straws are compostable, reflecting our dedication to reducing our environmental footprint while satisfying your cravings.”

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According to its Facebook page, Hummus Republic was founded in 2013 and classifies itself as a “fast-casual modern Mediterranean franchise” seeking to “raise the standard of fast food.”

Its headquarters are established in Southern California in the Woodland Hills area. Hummus Republic’s other California locations include Alameda, Burbank, Fresno, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Isla Vista, Lathrop, Livermore, Valencia, Ventura, and Visalia.

On its website, Hummus Republic adds that it currently has locations under construction in Elk Grove, Turlock, and Redding.

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