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Maggiano's Crowned America's Favorite Casual-Dining Chain

Much has been written about whether or not casual dining is witnessing a resurgence. The sales figures reflect that to a degree. This past year, according to TDn2K’s Black Box data, fast casual and casual dining turned in the best same-store sales growth of any segment.

Double the Carryout Order, Not Price at Maggiano's

Maggiano's Little Italy guests can now double the portion on any carryout order for appetizers, salads, pastas, desserts and more without doubling the price. Known for its made-from-scratch, classic Italian-American dishes served family style, a visit to Maggiano's is reminiscent of a Sunday night visit to grandmother's (nonna's) house where there was plenty of food to go around and enough leftovers for everyone to take some home too.

Former Cheddar's CEO Named President of Maggiano’s

In a move to further “differentiate and perfect the guest experience at Maggiano’s,” Brinker International tapped industry vet Kelly C. Baltes as the next president of the 52-unit Italian chain.Baltes will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of Maggiano’s restaurants, including strategies and future growth of the brand, the parent company of Chili’s said in a release.

Maggiano's Little Italy Offering BOGO Delivery Deal on July 10

Today, when guests order Maggiano's Little Italy for delivery through DoorDash, they can take advantage of a delicious offer while saving on the cost. Guests who order Maggiano's' Spaghetti and Meatball pasta will receive a second order of Spaghetti and Meatballs (for the first 5,000 entrees) compliments of the chef, plus no delivery fees.

Maggiano's Kicking Off Eat-A-Dish for Make-A-Wish Campaign

For 15 years, Maggiano's Little Italy has partnered with Make-A-Wish to grant wishes for children with critical illnesses. On Friday, Maggiano's employees nationwide are excited to kick off the annual Eat-A-Dish for Make-A-Wish campaign, which has raised more than $8 million and granted more than 1,100 life-changing wishes.

Maggiano's, Burtons Grill Named Most Allergy-Friendly Chains in America

AllergyEats, the leading guide to allergy-friendly restaurants in the U.S., has just released its 2018 list of the Top 10 Most Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Chains in America.  The chains on this highly anticipated annual list have earned top ratings on the AllergyEats app and website, per feedback from the food allergy community.

Maggiano's Adds Barrel-Aged Cocktails to the Menu

Maggiano's Little Italy is an expert in serving chef inspired, made-from-scratch Italian-American dishes, hosting special occasions and serving a wide range of wines and handmade cocktails. Starting this month, Maggiano's is offering guests the option to further enjoy their dining experience by pairing their meal with the new Barrel-Aged Cocktail or a glass of wine using the Coravin Wine Preservation Opener available in all 52 restaurants.

A New Menu Revitalizes Maggiano’s Little Italy

It’s no secret brunch is big these days. Families flock to it for kid-friendly leisurely meals, while boozy brunches in urban environments and college towns tend to draw those 25 years and under, according to research firm Crimson Hexagon.

Can Brunch Save Casual Dining?

Sales at 64 percent of casual dining chains in 2016 dipped, according to industry tracker TDn2k, heightened by a slew of competitors. That list includes fresh meals delivered to consumers’ homes, inexpensive prepared meals from supermarkets like Trader Joe’s, and fast casuals like Panera Bread.

Maggiano's Updates its Menu for the First Time

Maggiano's Little Italy is a go-to, guest favorite for special occasions ranging from birthdays and anniversaries to weddings and graduations. In 2016, the restaurant was host to more than 535,000 celebrations.

Brinker Disappointed in Recent Sales Performance

Brinker International, Inc. announced results for the fiscal third quarter ended March 23.Highlights include the following:Brinker International total revenues increased 5.2 percent to $824.6 million and company sales increased 5.