Atlanta Bread Company, a bakery café fast-casual dining chain, has announced plans to open 25 new bakery cafes in the northeast US.

The chain has entered a new state, Connecticut, and has plans to enter two more new states, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Additionally, the company opened a new store recently in White Plains, NY, and will add additional bakery cafés in New York and New Jersey.

Privately-held Atlanta Bread has more than 160 outlets across 25 states. Its menu includes fresh made-to-order sandwiches, hot soups, salads, gourmet coffees and sweet bakery products.