Mark Wahlberg says "Wahlburgers" restaurant opening in Greektown next month

Posted at 6:43 PM, Jun 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-25 22:27:24-04

Detroit's next big name in burgers is almost there, and on Saturday, actor Mark Wahlberg stopped in to the currently under construction Wahlburgers location in Greektown.

Wahlberg stopped in on Saturday with cameras to be featured on the hit show by the same name on A&E network. The actor tells us the food choices will be delicious when the location opens around July 20.

When asked by he picked the Motor City as the newest Wahlburgers location, Wahlberg said, "It's just good hard working people, and it's like Boston and it's a hockey town like Boston. Not a lot of them left in America."

He is also in town filming scenes for the upcoming Transformers movie. Wahlberg also said that people should come out and hangout with him and his crew, and they will be down there every night hanging out.