Romano's Macaroni Grill

Romano’s Macaroni Grill Opens 1st Restaurant in Muscat

The Sultanate of Oman is getting its first taste of one of the world’s most popular Italian restaurant brands, with the grand opening of a new Romano’s Macaroni Grill.The new restaurant, located in the Oman Avenues Mall—the largest shopping mall in Muscat, the capital city—officially opened on December 12.

Redrock Partners Closes on Purchase of Macaroni Grill

Redrock Partners, LLC today announced the successful acquisition of Romano’s Macaroni Grill from Ignite Restaurant Group“Our entire team is excited to begin writing the next chapter of the Mac Grill story,” says John Gilbert, president and CEO of the new entity, which will operate under the name Romano’s Macaroni Grill.

Macaroni Grill Sold by Ignite Restaurant Group

Ignite Restaurant Group announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Romano’s Macaroni Grill subsidiary to Redrock Partners, LLC. Under terms of the agreement, Ignite Restaurant Group will receive approximately $8 million in cash, prior to any adjustments for transaction related costs.

Macaroni Grill Offers Quick Options for Busy Schedules

Romano's Macaroni Grill is adding a little fast casual flair with its new lunchtime Kitchen Counter ordering options.The Italian restaurant chain recently announced the addition of $7 menu items, which are available at more than 130 Macaroni Grill locations nationwide.

Macaroni Grill Turns Up the Volume on Radio Ads

A new study suggests it is time for restaurants to rethink their relationship with the radio dial.That's the takeaway of a report released this spring by radio company iHeartMedia, which partnered with Marketing Evolution, a firm that conducts real-time cross-media measurement for brands.

Joe's Crab Shack and Macaroni Grill Face Sales Drops

Ignite Restaurant Group, whose portfolio of restaurant concepts includes Joe's Crab Shack, Romano's Macaroni Grill and Brick House Tavern + Tap, reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014.

Macaroni Grill Goes Rustic with Meatball Entrées

Romano's Macaroni Grill has reinvented the classic spaghetti and meatball entrée with its new feature item Rustic Kitchen Meatballs. Available now in Romano's Macaroni Grill locations nationwide, the meatball entrées offer guests a new take on traditional Italian dishes.

Macaroni Grill Uncorks Summer with Half-Price Wines

Romano’s Macaroni Grill is bringing back its Summer Uncorked promotion, its half-off program for wine bottles and wines by the glass, from May 26-June 29.Launched last year, the Summer UnCorked grew out of a longstanding promotion that runs on Thursdays, mezzo prezzo (half price in Italian), explains Megan Wiig, Macaroni Grill senior manager of beverage innovation.

Most Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Chains

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Bonefish Grill, and Burtons Grill lead restaurant chains in accommodating food-allergic diners, according to Allergy Eats’ 2014 list of Most Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Chains in the U.

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.