Franchisee Bringing Firehouse Subs to Polk County

National franchise opening another central Florida location.
Photo: Official
Photo: Official
Listen To This Post

Firehouse Subs, a brand serving hot sub sandwiches across the nation, is coming to Haines City by way of franchisee Elysee Jean Charles. On Monday, What Now connected with Jean Charles to discuss details. 

Sign up now to get our Daily Breaking News Alerts

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Opt out at anytime

Lookout for the sandwich shop to open at 35902 US-27 in a strip development. The unit will near other chain eateries like Popeye’s Louisiana Chicken, Beef ‘O’ Brady’s and Kentucky Fried Chicken. Jean Charles reports that he is planning to open the doors in either late July or early August. 

During our phone interview, Jean Charles explained why he’s bringing Firehouse Subs to the area: “I just feel like Haines City needs something new… something they don’t have. I think it’s going to be very beneficial to the area.” 

The brand, which has more than 1,200 locations around the globe, began when brothers Chris and Robin Sorenson decided to incorporate their family history of police and fire service into serving delicious sandwiches. You can read more about their storied history here

Ross McWaters

Ross McWaters is a writer from Atlanta, GA. He is the founder and editor-in-chief of McCoy’s Monthly, a small literary magazine where some of his writing can be found.

Recent Posts

Subscribe to our breaking news alerts
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.


Something opening or closing in your neighborhood?
Drop us a note:
[email protected]
0 0 votes
Article Rating
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Related Posts

Pin It on Pinterest