San Antonio Wrangles Hurricane Grill & Wings® into the Lone Star State
This Year’s Hurricane Season Blows a Welcomed New Business Inland
July 16, 2012 // Franchising.com // San Antonio, TX – Hurricane Grill & Wings®, a family-friendly restaurant with a relaxed beach atmosphere, is opening the doors to its first of eight future Texas locations in San Antonio on July 16, 2012. With an extensive menu, offering savory appetizers, entrees and sides at affordable prices, this new location is sure to add an extra kick of flavor to the already spicy city.
Everything is bigger in Texas, and Hurricane Grill & Wings’ 32 flavors of award-winning jumbo chicken wings are no exception! Hurricane Grill & Wings specializes in quality food packed with island-inspired flavor, all served in a tropical atmosphere. The extensive menu is packed with mouthwatering entrees such as the Ancho Chile Lime Churrasco Steak and 100% Half-Pound Angus Steak Burgers for those meat-loving cowboys. Seafood lovers can indulge in island inspired dishes such as the Grilled Mahi-Mahi and Firecracker Shrimp Tacos. The grand opening will include on-site radio DJs followed by live bands, a jumbo wing eating contest, complimentary drinks, and a chance to win an entire year of free wings!
Franchisee, Jaime G. Torres brings international franchise experience to this new location. Having studied in Australia and China with successful operations in Mexico, Torres plans to open at least eight new Hurricane Grill & Wings locations within the state. “I saw a great opportunity for Hurricane Grill & Wings to come to Texas and I was truly impressed by the way the company devotes itself to excellent service,” said Torres. “I am pleased to be a part of this new expansion and believe Texas will love the great food Hurricane Grill & Wings has to offer.”
“Hurricane Grill & Wings is thrilled to arrive in the great state of Texas,” said Martin O'Dowd, president of Hurricane Grill & Wings. “In a city known for such bold flavors, we are excited to bring our tropical twist on great food to such a lively location.”
Hurricane Grill & Wings will host a Grand Opening on July 26, 2012. Hurricane Grill & Wings is located at 2611 SE Military Dr. Suite 108, San Antonio, TX 78223. For general information, franchising or catering, please visit www.HurricaneWings.com.
About Hurricane Grill & Wings
Hurricane Grill & Wings whose trademark is "Live with Flavor®" is known for its uniquely savory chicken wings, offered in five categories with a choice of more than 32 signature sauces. Menu items are cooked fresh to order with high quality ingredients and zero trans fats. Other menu options range from salads to Certified Angus Burgers and Grilled Mahi-Mahi along with a full line-up of craft beers and wine. The original Hurricane Grill & Wings opened in Fort Pierce, FL., in 1995. With over 45 locations in six states including Arizona, Florida, Indiana, Michigan, New York, and Pennsylvania, Hurricane Grill & Wings has many more restaurants planned nationwide.