Located at 225 S 18th Ave., the free-standing restaurant is 10 A.M. to 10 P.M. daily.

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WAUSAU, Wis. (February 5, 2024) – Cousins Subs® announced today the grand opening of its new restaurant in Wausau, Wis. Accompanied by the Greater Wausau Chamber of Commerce, store staff and Cousins Subs corporate leadership team members, the new location celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

The 2,200 square-foot restaurant, located at 225 S 18th Ave, Wausau, WI 54401, boasts a full-service drive-thru, seating for 40 guests, and the brand’s distinctive ‘Milwaukee Sub Shop’ ambiance. Adorned with natural wood, stone, and metal accents, the décor reflects Cousins Subs’ commitment to its cuisine philosophy, rich history, and community engagement, exemplified through its Make It Better Foundation. Digital menu boards enhance the overall dining experience.

“We're eager to serve the community and are thrilled to be a part of this great neighborhood,” said Christine Specht, CEO of Cousins Subs. “The warm welcome from the community means a lot to us. With our fantastic staff, we're set to make every visit memorable for our guests.”

Cousins Subs’ extensive menu, featuring deli-fresh subs and made-to-order sides, will be available for dine-in, drive-thru, pick-up and delivery. Catering orders can conveniently be placed through the Cousins Subs website. Customers enrolled in Cousins Club, the brand’s point-based loyalty program, will earn one point for every $1 spent, both online and in-store.

Cousins Subs is excited to bring its renowned subs to Wausau and looks forward to serving the community with its commitment to quality and community engagement. 

For more information about Cousins Subs and its menu offerings, please visit

About Cousins Subs

Wisconsin-based Cousins Subs®, a family-owned, fast casual sub shop established in 1972 by Bill Specht and his cousin, is driven by the mission to Believe in Better – both in the quality of food it serves and in the communities it supports. Cousins Subs and its franchisees operate nearly 100 sub sandwich shops throughout Wisconsin and Indiana, providing guests with quality deli fresh and made to order grilled subs using only the freshest ingredients on its signature bread baked daily. For more information, visit You can also find Cousins Subs on Facebook, X, Instagram and TikTok.