A new sub sandwich shop is set to open in Bel Air Plaza on Wednesday.
The shopping center on Baltimore Pike will be the third Maryland location for Jersey Mike's Subs, Harold Wood, director of operations for the franchise, said. He oversaw the openings of Jersey Mike's Subs restaurants in Timonium and Owings Mills last year.
"We wanted to be in Bel Air for a while," Wood, who lives in Timonium, said, noting the central Harford County area has "a lot of growth, a lot of business."
Jersey Mike's, which launched in Point Pleasant, N.J., in 1956, has 1,500 restaurants open and under development nationwide.
The grand opening on Wednesday will include...