Tropical-Themed Casual Dining Franchise To Operate 80 Units In 2015
West Palm Beach, FL (RestaurantNews.com) Hurricane Grill & Wings®, a tropical-themed casual-dining restaurant franchise known for its fresh, jumbo wings and more than 35 flavors of signature sauces and rubs, announced today its growth plans for the second half of 2015.
Hurricane Grill & Wings will end the second quarter having opened three new locations during the month of June in Florida, Iowa and Maryland, bringing the total number of operating restaurants to 72. Currently operating in 13 states, the brand will also open nine additional locations in the third and fourth quarter in both existing markets as well as new markets that include Louisiana, Oklahoma and California. From Hurricane Grill & Wings’ continued success and steady growth rate, the concept will operate 80 units nationwide by the conclusion of 2015, and over 100 units by the end of 2016.
“Hurricane Grill & Wings is becoming a top contender in the casual-dining industry as we expand our brand to new markets,” said Martin O’Dowd, president of Hurricane Grill & Wings. “We are committed to bringing exciting flavors and a one-of-a-kind dining experience to as many guests as possible nationwide.”
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About Hurricane Grill & Wings
With over 80 restaurants open or under construction in 15 states, Florida-based Hurricane Grill & Wings® is known for its jumbo, fresh wings, more than 35 signature sauces and rubs and tropical, laid-back vibe. Named by USA Today as one of “10 Great Places to Wing It,” selected as one of the “Future 50” by Restaurant Business and as one of Franchise Times “Top 40 Fast and Serious,” Hurricane Grill & Wings’ menu includes crave-able Hurricane’s Garlic & Parm fries, tasty salads, seafood entrees and fresh ½ pound burgers. The brand’s signature Hurricane Bumby tops the list of its tropical drinks menu, along with a wide selection of craft beers and wines. The original Hurricane Grill & Wings opened in Fort Pierce, Fla., in 1995 and has expanded to locations in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, Tennessee and Texas, with additional restaurants planned nationwide. For more information, visit www.hurricanewings.com.
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