Dining With Denise Neil

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill opens Monday

Monday is opening day for the new Firebirds Wood Fired Grill.

The Charlotte, N.C.,- based restaurant chain, started by Wichitan and Lone Star Steakhouse founder Dennis Thompson and some partners, will open for business at 11 a.m. Monday at the Waterfront, 10096 E. 13th St. N. Firebirds Wood Fired Grill opens on Monday.Hours will be 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Wichita’s Firebirds is the 26th to open.

The menu features items such as slow roasted Prime Rib, a BLT salad, wood grilled salmon, lobster spinach queso and creme brulee cheesecake. Firebirds also has a happy hour special that offers half-price drink specials and appetizers at the bar and outdoor patio from 4 to 6:30 p.m.

For more information and to see a menu, visit the Firebirds website.