The couple has become franchise owners of the well-known Krystal restaurants.
“Having grown up in the South, the Krystal brand is an icon for the region,” said Charlamagne tha God, according to a press release. “I’m excited and honored to be joining forces with them to bring their unique menu to more communities and to help showcase the brand to more audiences.”
The McKelveys Will Own Six Krystal Restaurants
As they prepare to open their first location in Moncks Corner, SC, the McKelveys will extend a warm welcome to their hometown.
In addition, five more locations will open in the near future, dispersed throughout the greater Charleston area.
Charlamagne and Krystal Tha God will collaborate to co-brand each restaurant and create an experience that communicates a strong message to diners. According to TMZ, the McKelveys will also work with a team to design the restaurants’ decor, which will be “South Carolina-centric.”