Checkers will open a location in late July at 4892 FM 1960, Humble. The restaurant chain specializes in burgers and french fries but also serves hot dogs, fish sandwiches, chicken sandwiches, chicken wings and dessert.

The Checkers and Rally’s franchise, which has 843 restaurants nationwide, plans to open 24 restaurants in the Greater Houston area in 2017. Seven of the 24 restaurants will be in the suburbs. 312-909-0007.