Schlotzsky's is a chain of franchised restaurants that are a part of a privately held franchise. They primarily specialize in sandwiches. Schlotzsky's has its headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, and operates well over 359 different company-owned and franchised stores across the globe. A lot of these locations can be found in the southwestern and southern United States, but there are plans to branch out into the Southeast and the North. It was founded in the year 1971 in the city of Austin, Texas, by a couple named Dolores and Don Dissman. The menu started out with only one sandwich.