DETROIT, June 14, 2018 - MGM Grand Detroit today announced a new location of the locally-based Detroit Wing Company will open Monday, June 18 at 11 a.m. in the city's premiere hotel, gaming and entertainment destination.
The opening in the quick-serve Breeze Dining Court marks Detroit Wing Company’s third location in Southeast Michigan, and first in the city of Detroit. Based in Eastpointe, the critically acclaimed restaurant offers fresh, all-natural wings, homemade sides and 10 handcrafted sauces.
“We are excited to welcome Detroit Wing Company to MGM Grand Detroit and further our commitment to partnering with Michigan companies and supporting local businesses,” said Mike Neubecker, president and COO at MGM Grand Detroit. “Whether it’s The Roasted Bean Detroit or National Coney Island, we pride ourselves on offering a diverse, unique selection of dining options with local flavor, and Detroit Wing Company will continue to enhance that distinctly Detroit experience for our guests.”
The newest Detroit Wing Company restaurant menu features fresh, all-natural traditional wings, boneless wings and chicken tenders, as well as an array of homemade sides including mac and cheese, poutine and cornbread. In addition, guests can choose from 10 of Detroit Wing Company’s famous sauces, ranging from Honey BBQ and Buffalo to Creole Parmesan and Habanero Ranch.
“The opportunity to set up shop in the MGM Grand Detroit is a dream come true for the Detroit Wing Company family,” said Gus Malliaras, Detroit Wing Company’s owner. “We are beyond excited to bring our fresh wings, handmade sauces and sides to downtown Detroit.”
Since opening its doors in 2015, Detroit Wing Company has been named the best spot for wings in Michigan by Esquire and INSIDER, and was voted “Best Chicken Wings” in 2018 by the readers of HOUR Detroit Magazine. In addition to locations in Eastpointe, Chesterfield and MGM Grand Detroit, the company plans to open locations in Southfield and Taylor later this year.
Detroit Wing Company will open daily at 11 a.m., serving lunch and dinner.
ABOUT MGM GRAND DETROIT
The only Forbes Four-Star hotel in Detroit with the only Forbes Four-Star restaurant in Michigan, the AAA Four Diamond Award-winning MGM Grand Detroit is the city's first and only downtown hotel, gaming and entertainment destination built from the ground up. The hotel features 400 chic and stylish guest rooms, including nine rooftop VIP suites and 56 opulent corner suites. Guests enjoy signature restaurants; one by world-renowned chef Wolfgang Puck as well as the hotel’s own sports pub, TAP at MGM Grand Detroit; casual dining options; lounges; the only Topgolf Swing Suite and the only resort-style spa in Southeast Michigan. More than 30,000 square feet of meeting space hosts everything from large corporate events to intimate black-tie affairs. MGM Grand Detroit is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information, visit mgmgranddetroit.com or call toll free at (877) 888-2121.
ABOUT Detroit Wing Company
Founded in 2015, Detroit Wing Company offers 16 signature sauces for their classic wings, boneless wings, and chicken tenders, with guest favorites including Classic Buffalo, Creole Parmesan, Honey Chipotle, Whiskey BBQ and Sweet Heat. The menu also includes mac n’ cheese, poutine (the gravy is cooked for over 24 hours!), coleslaw, cornbread muffins and an incredible cheesecake – all made in-house at each Detroit Wing Company restaurant. For more information or to find a location, visit www.detroitwingco.com.
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