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Cowtown Eats Exclusive: Coast to Coast Sandwiches to Partner with Pour House

Coast to Coast Sandwiches is adding a brick and mortar location and will run the kitchen at Pour House, a new bar at Q and 20th Streets, Cowtown Eats has learned.

The trend was initiated by Drewski's partnering with Republic Bar & Grill. Then, Krush Burger (formerly Mini Burger Truck) announced that they're adding a brick and mortar restaurant soon. Coast to Coast makes three.

According to the Sac Biz Journal, Pour House is run by Trevor Shults, one of the owners of Barwest, and Bob Simpson, who runs Social Nightclub and Republic.

“Trevor Shultz contacted us to run the kitchen at the Pour House. We sat down a couple months ago and discussed what we were doing there and thought [Pour House] would marry really well with our food concept," said Robert Ramos, one of the co-founders of Coast to Coast Sandwiches in an interview with Cowtown Eats. “There’s going to be the same sandwiches that we carry in the truck, but a much expanded menu.”

The menu will include bar bites, burgers, a couple more sandwiches that haven’t seen before and BBQ favorites from across the country. They plan on doing their BBQ in house, including a Carolina pulled pork sandwich. Food items on the expanded restaurant menu are expected to make it onto the food truck as specials, said Ramos.

While the price point may vary, the value offered by the food will remain the same. Ramos expects lunches served at Pour House to be in the same neighborhood as the food truck, while dinners will be more expensive given that larger portions will be served.

The expansion of the food truck will mean the addition of 15 to 20 staffers who will be cross trained to work at both the restaurant and the food truck. The server at Pour House one day may be the person taking your order at the food truck the next.

One of the features of Pour House will be taps installed at the tables, where patrons can pay for and pour their own draft beer right at the table.

While there's no set launch date, Pour House is expected to open in early July.

You can follow Coast to Coast Sandwiches on Facebook and Twitter and Pour House on Facebook and Twitter.

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