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First Mama Fu’s Opens in Cleveland

As the fast-paced, national growth of the fast-casual Asian segment continues to gain popularity throughout the country, Mama Fu’s is feeding consumer demand for freshly prepared Asian cuisine with their expansion into the Midwest, opening the first Mama Fu’s location in Ohio on December 13th.

Del Frisco's Announces Pricing of Secondary Public Offering

Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. the owner and operator of the Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House, Sullivan's Steakhouse, and Del Frisco's Grille restaurant concepts, announced the pricing of a registered secondary public offering of 5,386,667 shares of common stock.

Hooters Adds New COO and Vice President of Franchise Development

Hooters of America, LLC, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Parrish as chief operations officer and Mark Whittle as vice president of North American franchise development. Both executives are helping lead the company’s remodeling and expansion initiatives with more than 150 new locations planned within the next five years.

Bagger Dave's Opens in Greenwood, Indiana

Diversified Restaurant Holdings opened its newest Bagger Dave's in Greenwood, Indiana on Sunday, December 1."Greenwood is our third location in the Greater Indianapolis area, which is the 12th largest city in the United States.

100,000 Applebee's Tables Get Tech Treatment

DineEquity announces that Applebee's will redefine and enhance the guest experience through the installation of 100,000 E la Carte Presto tablets, powered by Intel, on every table and multiple bar positions at more than 1,800 Applebee's restaurants in the United States.

BJ's Restaurants Opens in Frederick, Maryland

BJ's Restaurants, Inc. announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Frederick, Maryland, on Monday, November 25. The new BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse is located on a freestanding pad at the Francis Scott Key regional mall.

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill Introduces New Wines

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill invites diners and wine enthusiasts to experience a savory taste of Chile with its new Lapostolle Wines, Cuvée Alexandre Chardonnay, and Cabernet Sauvignon. Known for its’ Classic American cuisine infused with bold flavor, fresh herbs and spices, Firebirds’ guests can enjoy the award-winning wines made with 100 percent organic grapes for a limited time – from now until January 22.

Bonefish Grill Orland Park Launches Lunch

The new Bonefish Grill located at 15537 South La Grange Road in Orland Park, Illinois, will open its doors for lunch beginning November 25, presenting sea and land lovers alike with exciting new menu items alongside some of the restaurant’s most popular dishes.

Twin Peaks Celebrates Black Friday

The Twin Peaks Girls are giving men a reason to love the busiest shopping day of the year again with their annual “Real Black Friday” lingerie costume party–­taking place on Friday, November 29.

Mama Fu's Adopts Punchh Mobile App

Mama Fu's Asian House, operator of 16 restaurants in the Southeastern U.S., has selected Punchh to create a customized mobile-based rewards program. Using the new Funatics mobile app, Mama Fu's customers will be able to view menus, order online, track and redeem loyalty rewards automatically and even share those rewards with friends.

BJ's Restaurants Opens in Mission Valley, California

BJ's Restaurants, Inc. announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Mission Valley, California, on Monday, November 18, 2013. The new BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse is located in the heart of Mission Valley at the intersection of Hwy 163 and Friars Road.

First Watch to Open in Sea Ranch Lakes, Florida

 First Watch announced plans to open its eighth restaurant in Southeast Florida in early 2014. The restaurant, located at 4717 N. Ocean Drive in the Sea Ranch Center, will employ approximately 25 people.

Mama Fu's Opens Houston Location

As the national growth of the fast-casual Asian food segment continues to sizzle, Mama Fu’s Asian House is feeding the demand in Houston for freshly prepared Asian cuisine with 18 openings in the next 10 years, the first of which will open on November 20th at 1574 W.