Construction for the new in Santee is underway, to be located in the parking lot of the in the Town Center area.
in February that they were planning to construct a new restaurant in Santee, which is tentatively scheduled to open on December 10, 2012, according to a BWW representative.
BWW explained the concept for the new site in February:
The site is very visible and does give us the opportunity to build a new prototype Buffalo Wild Wings building rather than retrofitting the former Hollywood Video site. The new building will have more seats, a larger patio and will be more functional operationally. The elevations of the new building will also be more distinctive than the Hollywood Video conversion which allows us to truly bring an Ultimate Social Sport Experience to the neighborhood.
Other nearby restaurants under construction include an and , with coming soon.