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PRESS RELEASE: Border Foods opens new Taco Bell in Andover


High school students to receive free tacos at the new location to kick off summer break

NEW HOPE, Minn. (June 8, 2023) — Border Foods today announced it will be opening a brand-new Taco Bell restaurant in Andover, Minnesota, on Monday, June 12, located at 14254 Inca St. NW, across the street from Anoka High School. This new location is Border Foods’ 92nd restaurant in Minnesota and 238th total in the upper Midwest.

“As a family-owned, Minnesota-based Taco Bell franchisee, a core mission is to deliver good food and good service to the many communities we call home,” said Border Foods President Aaron Engler. “We can’t wait to open the doors of our newest location to local Taco Bell lovers – especially our neighbors, the students of Anoka High School!”

To celebrate the restaurant opening and kick off summer, local high school students who visit the new location June 13-20 and show their student ID will get a free taco. Additionally, the first 50 people to visit the restaurant at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 13, will receive an exclusive Border Foods gold card, entitling them to one free taco per week for a year.

“Our team of restaurant professionals work day-in and day-out to provide exceptional food and dining experiences for our customers,” said Border Foods COO Vince Bosscher. “We look forward to adding the Andover community to the Border Foods family, from customers to new employees.”

Border Foods is currently hiring at its new Taco Bell location, as well as several others across the state. As a family-owned franchisee with a people-first culture, the company uniquely positions team members for long-term careers both within and outside of the brand. A complete list of job openings and an online application can be found here.

Click here to download photos of the new Andover Taco Bell.


Border Foods is a family-owned franchisee of Taco Bell, the nation’s leading Mexican-inspired quick service restaurant. With more than 230 locations and growing across the Upper Midwest, it is one of the largest Taco Bell franchises in the country. Headquartered in New Hope, Minnesota, the company has a people-first culture where leaders work to develop team members for long-term careers with the brand and beyond. Learn more at BorderFoods.com.