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Hooters girls are shown during a time out in the first half of an NBA basketball game between the Miami Heat and the Milwaukee Bucks, Tuesday, April 9, 2013 in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Hooters wants its spinoff to compete with Chipotle. The wait staff will wear real clothes.


Now, when your friend tells you they're going to Hooters just for the chicken wings, they might actually mean it.

Clearwater, Fla.-based Hooters Management Corp. announced it's opening a Hoots in Chicago. Hoots will be a fast, casual restaurant where customers can place their order at a counter and will have both male and female servers, the Tampa Bay Times reported.

Customers will notice that servers at Hoots will not be wearing the iconic orange shorts and tight white tank tops.

Hooters Management Corp. is looking to compete with chains such as Chipotle and Panera by adding the fast, casual element.

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