February 09, 2015 // Franchising.com // WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Hurricane Grill & Wings®, an island-inspired full-service restaurant franchise is continuing its expansion in the state of Alabama with a location in the city of Mobile.
Award-Winning Wing Restaurant Opens 2nd Alabama Location
Hurricane Grill & Wings brings its laid-back, fun vibe to the original home of Mardi Gras, and is sure to become a popular dining destination among locals and visitors alike with its delicious food and entertaining atmosphere. The restaurant features a dining room that seats 165 people as well as an outdoor patio that seats up to 44 people. Sports fans will enjoy watching the Tigers and Tide duel with daily drink specials and locally crafted brews with regional offerings from Fairhope 51, Yellow Hammer and Straight to Ale Brother’s Joseph.
The opening marks the fifth Hurricane Grill & Wings restaurant for franchisees Bill Luebbert and Mike Dravo of KOL Hospitality Management who have additional locations in Pensacola, Fla., Orange Beach, AL, Fleming Island, Fla. and Niceville, Fla. KOL Hospitality Management has plans to open an additional 20 Hurricane Grill & Wings restaurants throughout Alabama, Florida and Georgia.
Hurricane Grill & Wings is known for their more than 35 signature flavors of award-winning never frozen fresh jumbo wings. Flavors range from traditional buffalo sauces to an array of unique options including Maple Pepper, Ancho Lime and Raspberry and can range in heat intensity from Calm Seas to Evacuation Route. Additionally, guests can customize their own burgers using the new Build-A-Burger menu feature, including a variety of savory toppings and delicious flavors. The location will also offer entrees such as seafood, salads and sandwiches which can be paired with sides like Garlic N’ Parm Fries, Fresh Cilantro Tomatoes and Jumbo Onion Rings.
“We’re excited to extend the Hurricane Grill & Wings Gulf Coast-reach with our new location in Mobile,” said franchisee Bill Luebbert. “The local community will be able to enjoy indulging in our delicious food and drink options on Fat Tuesday in preparation for Mardi Gras, cheer on their favorite Alabama basketball team while taking advantage of our daily drink specials or spend time with your family while eating delicious wings.”
“Expanding the Hurricane Grill & Wings presence in Alabama with our new restaurant in Mobile is continued proof of the support and demand the brand has received from the community,” said Martin O’Dowd, president of Hurricane Grill & Wings. “KOL Hospitality Management is an exceptional franchise partner and we look forward to their success in Mobile as well as their plans to help grow the Hurricane Grill & Wings brand in Alabama, Florida and Georgia.”