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Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc. Enters into Asset Purchase Agreement for the Sale of Joe's Crab Shack and Brick House Tavern + Tap

Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc. Enters into Asset Purchase Agreement for the Sale of Joe’s Crab Shack and Brick House Tavern + Tap

Files Voluntary Chapter 11 Petitions to Facilitate Sale; Restaurants Open and Operating as Usual Ignite Restaurant Group, owner of the Joe’s Crab Shack and Brick House Tavern + Tap brands, announced that it has entered into an agreement with an affiliate of Kelly Companies, a San Diego based private equity […]

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Brick House Tavern + Tap Launches "Taste Freedom" Campaign

Brick House Tavern + Tap Launches “Taste Freedom” Campaign

Partnership with Operation Homefront will honor a deserving military family a mortgage-free home Brick House Tavern + Tap will be partnering with Operation Homefront to support the “Taste Freedom” campaign for the fourth consecutive year between Memorial Day and July 4th. This national fundraising initiative will assist Operation Homefront and […]

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Brick House Tavern + Tap Brings "Meatball Madness" Back for College Basketball Fans

Brick House Tavern + Tap Brings “Meatball Madness” Back for College Basketball Fans

Fans to enjoy $6 scratch-made meatballs on tournament days With the annual college basketball tournament just tipping off, Brick House Tavern + Tap is going “Balls to the Wall” to make this year’s game-watching experience delicious. Brick House restaurants nationwide are serving up “Meatball Madness” every game day during the […]

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Joe's Crab Shack Has 'No Problems' with New Kenny Chesney-Inspired Drink

Joe’s Crab Shack Has ‘No Problems’ with New Kenny Chesney-Inspired Drink

Specialty drink introduced nationwide today Joe’s Crab Shack and Blue Chair Bay Rum have partnered to create an exclusive specialty drink featuring Kenny Chesney’s signature coconut rum. “No Problems,” created by Joe’s Crab Shack, is now available in all restaurants nationwide. The drink, named after Chesney’s hit title track, No […]

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Generous Donation Changes Military Families' Lives Through Operation Homefront and 'Taste Freedom' Campaign

Generous Donation Changes Military Families’ Lives Through Operation Homefront and ‘Taste Freedom’ Campaign

Brick House Tavern + Tap’s 3rd annual fundraising initiative serves those who serve our country During a special ceremony at its restaurant in Sugar Land, Ignite Restaurant Group CFO Brad Leist and team presented a check for $140,104.75 to Operation Homefront, reflecting the results of its third-annual “Taste Freedom” campaign. […]

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Brick House Tavern + Tap Launches "Taste Freedom" Campaign

Brick House Tavern + Tap Launches “Taste Freedom” Campaign

Partnership with Operation Homefront will honor a deserving military family a mortgage-free home Brick House Tavern + Tap will be partnering with Operation Homefront to support the “Taste Freedom” campaign for the third consecutive year between Memorial Day and July 4th. This national fundraising initiative will assist Operation Homefront and […]

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Romano's Macaroni Grill Ranked #1 Italian Restaurant Chain

Romano’s Macaroni Grill Ranked #1 Italian Restaurant Chain

2016 NRN Consumer Picks survey ranks brand tops in Italian category, 5th overall among casual-dining chains, based on customer preference and brand strength Nation’s Restaurant News (NRN) announced today that Romano’s Macaroni Grill was the top-ranked brand in the Italian/Pizza segment among casual-dining chains in its 2016 Consumer Picks survey. […]

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Romano's Macaroni Grill Says 'Ciao' to Jeddah

Romano’s Macaroni Grill Says ‘Ciao’ to Jeddah

Third location in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia continues chain’s international growth The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia recently welcomed its third Romano’s Macaroni Grill, and its first in the city of Jeddah. One of the world’s most popular Italian restaurant brands, Macaroni Grill officially opened its newest restaurant in Saudi Arabia […]

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Romano's Macaroni Grill Opens 1st Restaurant in Muscat

Romano’s Macaroni Grill Opens 1st Restaurant in Muscat

Debut in Sultanate of Oman continues chain’s international growth 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 […]

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Joe's Crab Shack Leads Industry in No Tipping Test

Joe’s Crab Shack Leads Industry in No Tipping Test

Team Members will be paid at higher, fixed hourly rate As recently announced, Joe’s Crab Shack has been testing a new service model which brings an end to tipping for guests. This forward-thinking policy puts the brand at the cutting edge of the casual dining industry and reflects Joe’s commitment […]

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Romano's Macaroni Grill Opens 2nd Riyadh Restaurant

Romano’s Macaroni Grill Opens 2nd Riyadh Restaurant

Second location in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia continues chain’s international growth The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is getting its second bite 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 on Takhassusi Street in Riyadh, […]

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Romano's Macaroni Grill Appoints James Deyo III as Executive VP of Franchise Operations

Romano’s Macaroni Grill Appoints James Deyo III as Executive VP of Franchise Operations

Industry veteran joins executive team as brand seeks continued growth Romano’s Macaroni Grill today announced the addition of industry veteran James Deyo III to the executive team as Executive Vice President of Franchise Operations. “We are delighted that James has joined the Mac Grill team,” said John Gilbert, CEO of Romano’s […]

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Romano's Macaroni Grill Rolls Out Weekend Brunch

Romano’s Macaroni Grill Rolls Out Weekend Brunch

Crafted Italian takes on traditional brunch fare nationwide starting Aug. 15 Recently, Romano’s Macaroni Grill made full-service restaurant history by introducing its new Romano’s Kitchen Counter fast-casual service at both lunch and dinner. On Aug. 15, the popular Italian restaurant chain will debut yet another menu innovation with the nationwide rollout […]

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Romano's Macaroni Grill Ranked Among Top 10 Casual Dining Chains

Romano’s Macaroni Grill Ranked Among Top 10 Casual Dining Chains

2015 Consumer Picks survey ranks chain 7th overall for customer preference and brand strength Nation’s Restaurant News (NRN) announced today that Romano’s Macaroni Grill earned an overall ranking of No. 7 among casual-dining chains in its 2015 Consumer Picks survey. This is an improvement from its No. 9 ranking in […]

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