Wingstop Lands in Champaign, Illinois

Wingstop Lands in Champaign, Illinois

Wingstop, the rapidly expanding wing concept with 550 locations, has landed in Champaign! The Wing Experts are now open and saucing and hand-tossing made-to-order wings at 512 South Neil Street in Champaign, Ill.

The new opening is part of a multi-unit development agreement with Chicagoland Wing Kings, LLC, a franchise group that is developing Wingstop restaurants throughout the area and recently opened a location in Hillside, Ill.

“We’re excited to introduce more wing and sports fans to Wingstop,” said Vishal Shah, one of the Chicagoland Wing Kings partners. “There’s already a location in Decatur, which has a very loyal following. With basketball season is heating up, we believe guests in the Champaign area will embrace another Wingstop in the neighborhood.”

With a sole focus on cooked-to-order chicken, the Wingstop menu features classic and boneless wings, chicken strips and sandwiches – sauced and hand-tossed in 10 intense flavors. Texas-based Wingstop was founded in 1994 and currently has more than 550 locations open nationwide and in Mexico.

Wingstop Champaign is open from 11 a.m. to midnight daily. Call ahead and carryout orders available at 217-690-9464 (WING), or the Wingstop phone app.

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Wingstop Lands in Champaign, Illinois

Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Richardson, Texas, Wingstop has more than 550 restaurants open across the United States and Mexico. The “Wing Experts” menu features classic and boneless wings with 10 intense flavors including Original Hot, Cajun, Atomic, Mild, Teriyaki, Lemon Pepper, Hawaiian, Garlic Parmesan, Hickory Smoked BBQ and Louisiana Rub. Wingstop’s wings are always cooked fresh, sauced and hand-tossed to order and served with a variety of house-made sides including Wingstop’s award winning fresh-cut seasoned fries. Wingstop has experienced nine consecutive years of positive sales increases, was named a Top 10 Best Franchise Deal by QSR magazine, and has been voted ‘best wings’ in markets across the country. Wingstop is owned by affiliates of Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm that specializes in business and consumer service companies with attractive growth prospects and revenues ranging from $20 million to $1.0 billion. For more information visit, or