AWARD-winning buffalo-style chicken wing restaurant Wingstop UK is opening at Merry Hill next week, with free chicken wings up for grabs.

The new Wingstop UK site is located on the Upper Mall opposite wagamama.

The restaurant will open its doors at 11am on Monday May 6 and to celebrate the first 100 diners will be gifted eight chicken wings each for free.

Wingstop UK Merry Hill has space for 70 diners, and serves up all of its classic wing collection, alongside a variety of boneless wings, tenders, and chicken burgers, seasoned fries and dips. Its unique flavours cover 10 distinct seasonings from sweet and tangy Hawaiian to blazing hot Atomic.

The restaurant has also added new milkshakes to the menu, alongside Oreo or Lotus Biscoff churros.

Halesowen News: Wingstop UK at Merry HillWingstop UK at Merry Hill (Image: Merry Hill)

The Merry Hill opening is part of Wingstop UK’s nationwide expansion after first launching in the UK back in 2018. The new eatery will be its 45th site and it will create up to 60 new jobs for the local community.

Jonathan Poole, centre manager at Merry Hill, said: “We’re looking forward to welcoming Wingstop UK’s newest restaurant to Merry Hill and we’re sure our visitors will enjoy the abundance of flavour and unique food options on offer.

“Wingstop UK represents the latest expansion of our leisure quarter which now offers a range of activities for visitors of all ages to enjoy.”

Tom Grogan, co-founder and director of Wingstop UK, added: “We’re thrilled to be opening our latest Wingstop UK at Merry Hill as we continue our commitment to expand both nationwide and here in the West Midlands.”