2 new restaurants coming to Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Wingstop and Wayback Burgers are coming to Huntsville. That's according to the Crunkleton Commercial Real Estate Group.

The two new restaurants will be located in Waddell Plaza on University Drive, which is currently home to Mei Wei, Smoothie King and Jersey Mike's. Waddell Plaza is just across from Westside Centre shopping center that is anchored by Target.

Wingstop has more than 1,000 restaurants across the US, Mexico, Singapore, the Philippines, Indonesia and the United Arab Emirates.

It specializes in fresh never "faked" wings, hand-cut seasoned fries and sides. Flavors include Mango Habanero, Hawaiian, Louisiana Rub and Garlic Parmesan. There are a total of 11 flavors for the classic and boneless wings as well as the crispy tenders.

Wayback Burgers features burgers made from 100% ground beef, hand-dipped milkshakes and hot dogs. The restaurant is famous for the "Triple Triple Burger" that contains nine patties, nine slices of American cheese, lettuce and tomato. The restaurant also has a burger of the month and milkshake of the month.

Both restaurants are expected to open later this year.