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Restaurants Rally to Support Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry Campaign

September is the time of year when restaurants across the nation team up and ask their guests to dine out and support Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry campaign. Throughout the month, thousands of restaurants nationwide sponsor promotions and fundraisers in their restaurants to raise awareness and funds to help end childhood hunger in the United States, including Joe's Crab Shack, Macaroni Grill, and Brick House Tavern + Tap.

Buffalo Wings & Rings Offers Fantasy Football Party Reservations

Fantasy football leagues have changed the way we follow professional football and even the way games are covered. But it’s also changed the restaurant business in some surprising ways.President and CEO Roger David says that during the pro football season, Buffalo Wings & Rings sees a decided uptick in fantasy coaches taking advantage of its high-definition matrix television units and he’s added some features to make fantasy leagues feel more at home.

TGI Friday's Fights Hunger with Virtual Food Drive

The Bistro Group, the nation’s third largest franchisee of TGI Friday's restaurants, announces their fourth annual Can For A Fan virtual food drive benefitting 9 regional food banks. Now through October 15, TGI Friday's in the greater Cincinnati, Dayton, Youngstown, Lexington, Louisville, Owensboro, Paducah, Charleston, and Pittsburgh communities will donate one can of food to a local food bank for each new Facebook fan at Facebook.

Joe’s Crab Shack Treats Maine Lobster to a Southern Tradition

This fall, Joe’s Crab Shack will treat the famous seafood of the northern coasts, such as Maine lobster and Pacific Dungeness crab, to the traditions of the South, with a little barbeque to boot, in its Coastal Comfort menu, August 27 through November 18.

Ponderosa Announces Egyptian Expansion

Ponderosa International Development announced an agreement granting franchise rights to Egypt to Kareem Awny Abdel Dayem. The agreement calls for a minimum of five Ponderosa Steakhouse restaurants to be developed in Egypt.

BJ's Restaurants Opens in Coral Springs, Florida

BJ's Restaurants, Inc. announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Coral Springs, Florida, on Monday, August 19, 2013. The new BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse is located on a free standing pad on North University Drive in the heart of Coral Springs.

Buffalo Wild Wings Kicks off Fantasy Football and Fan Contest

Buffalo Wild Wings is kicking off the biggest season of the year with the perfect combination of hot wings, cold beverages, and plenty of HDTVs to catch all the football action. To make the fantasy football season even better, Buffalo Wild Wings is bringing even more excitement by providing groups of eight or more who register to hold draft parties at the restaurant with exclusive draft kits and free food for future visits, and offering Guests a chance to win tickets to the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl Game December 28 in Tempe, Arizona.

Russo's Restaurants Plans for Big Expansion

Russo’s Restaurants started franchising in the mid-90s, and two years ago, the chain went international. Now, Russo’s Restaurants plans to significantly expand its presence, both nationally and internationally.

Famous Dave's Makes Its Move in Maryland This Fall

Famous Dave's of America announced its Gaithersburg, Maryland, location will close on September 8, and a new restaurant will open the following week in Germantown while construction continues at a site in Timonium.