November 17, 2014 // Franchising.com // WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Hurricane Grill & Wings®, an island-inspired, full-service restaurant, continues its expansion in the state of Texas with a new restaurant in Lubbock. The family-friendly restaurant invites local residents to come in and Live with Flavor® where guests can enjoy a variety of sizzling wings, delectable entrees and fresh salads to satisfy any craving.
This will be the first location for franchisee Alejandro Zamanillo, who decided to start his own business after speaking with a Hurricane Grill & Wings franchisee and seeing the positive aspects of the popular wing brand. The brand has plans to open six additional Texas locations for 2015 in Houston, Dallas, Austin and college station.
"Hurricane Grill & Wings is such a unique concept with a great menu. I anticipate success in Lubbock and hope to open more locations in the Texas area," said franchisee Alejandro Zamanillo.
Hurricane Grill & Wings is known for their more than 35 signature flavors of award-winning, never frozen fresh jumbo wings. Favorite flavors include Chipotle Raspberry BBQ, Garlic Parmesan and Jamaican Jerk and can range in heat intensity from Calm Seas to Evacuation Route. Fans can also customize their own burgers with the Build-A-Burger menu, featuring a variety of savory toppings and delicious flavors. The location will also offer additional entrees including seafood, salads and delectable appetizers.
Hurricane Grill & Wings’ newest location features an indoor dining room that seats up to 150 people and an outdoor patio that seats a total of 60 people. The restaurant will also feature locally crafted beers for guests to enjoy.
"We are lucky to work with Alejandro Zamanillo with his very first Hurricane Grill & Wings location," said Martin O’Dowd, president of Hurricane Grill & Wings. "Alejandro truly loves and supports the brand, and we know he will be a major asset to the growth of Hurricane Grill & Wings in the Texas market."
Hurricane Grill & Wings is located across the street from Texas Tech University at 411 University Ave., Lubbock, TX, 79415 and is open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. For more information, please call (806) 701-5000 or visit www.hurricanewings.com. Follow Hurricane Grill & Wings on Twitter at @hurricaneflavor and on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/HurricaneWings.
With over 70 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 Angus 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, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina and Texas, with additional restaurants planned nationwide.
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