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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.

Red Robin Serves up Sweet Support for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation

Red Robin is turning lemons into Freckled Lemonade on National Lemonade Day, hosting lemonade stands in its restaurants nationwide today to raise funds for the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to finding better treatments and ultimately cures for all kids with cancer.

East Coast Wings & Grill Promotes Scalese to COO

East Coast Wings & Grill has announced the promotion of Tom Scalese, formerly executive vice president, to Chief Operating Officer.In his new position, Scalese will continue his oversight of the company’s operations efforts.

Red Robin Kicks Off NFL Promotions in Select Markets

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers is launching partnerships with the Denver Broncos, Seattle Seahawks, and Chicago Bears to bring special offers to fans dining at Red Robin units in those respective markets.  The special promotion, Tavern Double Tuesday, will be offered based on events during each team’s game on any given week, during the preseason and regular NFL season.

Joe’s Crab Shack Opening August 13 in Brick, New Jersey

The first Joe’s Crab Shack in Ocean County will open August 13 in the Brick Plaza shopping center, and the first 100 guests will win free crab for a year. Everyone who visits on opening day can also enter to win free crab for life.