Fans Fired Up for Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurant Opening

Buffalo Wild Wings, one of the fastest growing restaurant brands in the US, is now launching in the Middle East. The first restaurant is now open in Jumeirah Beach Road.


Both foodies and sports fans alike are fired up and ready to cheer on this new sports restaurant, recipient of  hundreds of ‘Best Wings’ and ‘Best Sports Restaurant’ awards in the USA.


Buffalo Wild Wings was founded over 30 years ago in Ohio, USA by two buffalo wing-loving pals, and has since grown into a global brand of over 1,100 locations. This phenomenal American food chain elevated commonplace dining by leveraging a universal passion to create the ultimate sports-viewing experience with great tasting wings. Put that together with sports, and you’ve now got the ultimate recipe for family fun.


“We are very excited to be bringing the Buffalo Wild Wings experience to the Middle East with the first restaurant in Dubai, and we look forward to becoming a part of this dynamic community,” said Frank Herzog, Director International Operations for Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc.


The Dubai restaurant is excited to feature award-winning, hand-spun wings in17 of Buffalo Wild Wings’ signature sauces and seasonings.In addition, this restaurant will offer an extensive selection of local mocktails and over 60 wall-to-wall HD flat-screen TVs that capture the energy of a sports stadium. Buffalo Wild Wings will become the favorite destination for grabbing a great seat for the game and cheering on your team, while sharing made-to-order menu items with friends and family. A restaurant concept that UAE residents are sure to readily embrace.


Buffalo Wild Wings’ entry to the Middle East was made possible through its independently owned franchisee, The Olayan Group, a pioneer of the restaurant business in the region.


“At the Olayan Consumer Division, we strive to bring the best brands, products and services to our valued customers across the MENA Region. “We consider Buffalo Wild Wings, the best wings restaurant brand in the world” says Samer Khawashki, President of Olayan Consumer Division. He further added “Buffalo Wild Wings offers a family friendly experience for sports lovers to enjoy great food served in a fun environment. And given the Middle East’s love for sports, we expect big crowds and lots of excitement, especially during major sporting events.”


The group also has a rapid expansion plan for Buffalo Wild Wings across the Middle East, with the second restaurant scheduled to open in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia by mid-September 2015.


So put on your favorite team’s jersey and get ready to taste Buffalo Wild Wings’award-winning Buffalo New York-style chicken wings, paired with your favorite sauce or seasoning, ranging from Sweet BBQ to Blazin’ –a guaranteed winning combination. The menu also includes equally mouthwatering American comfort foods, such as burgers, thin crust flatbreads, a wide range of side items and signature desserts. An all-around experience with something for everyone!