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Second Nashville-Area Whataburger to Open in Gallatin on Monday

Area growth to continue with eight new restaurants slated to open by 2023

Whataburger has officially arrived in Gallatin as the second Nashville-area restaurant, located at 1123 Nashville Pike, gears up to start serving guests starting at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 13. 

“We can’t wait to serve up big flavor alongside our famous burgers and extraordinary customer service,” said Operating Partner Blake Parker. “We look forward to welcoming in new friends from the Gallatin and Nashville communities.” 

The new restaurant, which will be operated by a team of 175 employees, called Family Members, led by Parker, was designed to pay respect to Whataburger’s storied history while looking to the future with forward-thinking features. These include a state-of-the-art kitchen, custom community-centric wall art, an open-concept dining room open daily from 6 a.m. to midnight following opening day and double drive-thru lanes that will serve guests 24/7. In the coming weeks, additional services such as online ordering via the Whataburger App and Whataburger.com will also be available. 

Whataburger will continue to grow the brand with the following area locations: 

  • 630 S Cumberland St, Lebanon, 37087 – mid 2022
  • 1835 Old Fort Parkway, Murfreesboro, 37129 – mid 2022
  • 360 W Sam Ridley Pkwy, Smyrna, 37167 – mid 2022
  • 1715 Gallatin Pike N, Madison, 37115 – late 2022
  • 450 TN-109, Lebanon, 37090 – late 2022
  • 11190 Lebanon Rd, Mt. Juliet, 37122 – early 2023
  • 1944 Memorial Blvd, Murfreesboro, 37129 – mid 2023
  • 4933 Main St, Spring Hill, 37174 – mid 2023 

Whataburger Family Members are paid weekly and have access to flexible schedules (open 24/7). All employees participate in a robust training program that puts them on track for career advancement. Managers have the potential to earn up to $60,000 a year, based on both market and performance. Operating Partners earn an average of six figures or more, including bonuses of up to 150 percent of their target incentive. Both Operating Partner and Manager positions receive competitive health, dental and vision benefits, paid vacation and 401(k) benefits.


Whataburger has focused on its fresh, made-to-order burgers and friendly customer service since 1950 when Harmon Dobson opened the first Whataburger as a small roadside burger stand in Corpus Christi, Texas. Today, the company is headquartered in San Antonio with more than 900 locations across its 14-state footprint and sales of more than $3 billion annually. Whataburger is a 2022 Top Workplaces winner. The brand has more than 50,000 Family Members (employees) and more than 60 million customers who like to customize their Whataburgers just like they like it. Visit whataburger.com for more information. To apply for Whataburger jobs, visit whataburger.com/careers.