Founded in 1956, Pal's Sudden Service is a chain of more than 20 eating establishments that provides a range of food services throughout Virginia and Tennessee. Its restaurants menus include sausage, burgers, hot dogs, and ham and chicken products. The chain s restaurants also serve tea, soft drinks and milk shakes. Pal's Sudden Service offers an online nutritional guide. It has received the Tennessee Excellence Award. The chain additionally maintains a staff of over 650 employees. Pal's Sudden Service provides gift cards and certificates.