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True Food Kitchen to Open Las Vegas Location in Caesars Palace in 2020

Globally recognized as the premier destination for luxury shopping and dining, The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace will further enhance its culinary offerings with the addition of True Food Kitchen, the award-winning seasonally-inspired restaurant and bar that has pioneered healthy-driven dining.

The Greene Turtle Celebrating World Turtle Day with with Giveaway

In celebration of World Turtle Day and its first year being plastic straw free, The Greene Turtle, whose menu is highlighted by crab-based dishes and other seafood accents, is offering a VIP experience to members of its Rewards program, including an opportunity to name a sea turtle that the company is sponsoring and a chance to win a patio party for one lucky winner whose name is chosen and six of their friends, plus a $250 tab.

Friendly’s Launches New ‘Deliciously Fun’ Ad Campaign

Friendly’s restaurants announced the debut of a new brand campaign dubbed “Deliciously Fun,” which puts the focus squarely on craveable new menu items as well as its heroic shakes and ice cream that have helped define the Friendly’s experience.

The Cheesecake Factory Finds its Growth Brand in North Italia

Since The Cheesecake Factory outlined a plan to take full control of North Italia in October 2018, the brand has grown by four locations, and now has 18 across nine states. There are also first-to-market entries “coming soon” to Tennessee and North Carolina.

Report: Darden Among Suitors for Del Frisco's

Could the restaurant industry be on the verge of another major M&A shakeup? Shares of Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group spiked as much as 30 percent Monday as reports of a possible move surfaced.

Famous Toastery Eyes 50-Location Milestone

Last year, leading better-breakfast and lunch concept Famous Toastery experienced unparalleled growth since launching its franchise opportunity in 2013. The 35-unit concept has been expanding its national footprint through successful franchise development strategies–in particular in North and South Carolina–and is continuing to build momentum as it eyes the 40-unit mark by mid-year and 50 by year’s end.

Famous Dave's Buys Back Stores as Profit Slips

About two years ago, Famous Dave’s unveiled a plan to refranchise its entire company footprint. Within the next 12 months or so, it trimmed corporate stores from 35 to 16, and had just 17 at the end of fiscal 2018.

Woody’s Bar-B-Q Brews New Teas in Time for Summer

Florida-based Woody’s Bar-B-Q has made the decision to team up with S&D Coffee & Tea to expand their current relationship. Having had great success with its Sweet and Unsweet Tea in all Woody’s Bar-B-Q restaurants since virtually the launch of the nearly 40-year-old chain, S&D will work with participating Woody’s Bar-B-Q locations to soon debut two new flavored teas just in time for Summer 2019: Peach Tea and Tropical Mango Tea.

Applebee's Launches Loaded Fajitas at Restaurants Nationwide

Applebee’s new Loaded Fajitas hit the menu starting Thursday at restaurants nationwide. Smothered with hot queso and sprinkled with Applewood-smoked bacon, Applebee’s Loaded Fajitas are available in guests' choice of sirloin steak, chicken, or shrimp, and served on a sizzling skillet.