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Fat Brands Aids Social Distancing Efforts With Delivery and Take-Out Offers

Fat Brands Aids Social Distancing Efforts With Delivery and Take-Out Offers

Health officials in many areas of the country have ordered restaurants to close their dining rooms in order to help contain the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19. It’s a difficult time for all Americans, but FAT Brands and our many employees and franchisees are pitching in to help where we […]

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U.S. Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouses To Hold "Buy One, Give One" Fundraisers on Monday, October 23, to Benefit Victims of Hurricanes Irma and Maria

U.S. Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouses To Hold “Buy One, Give One” Fundraisers on Monday, October 23, to Benefit Victims of Hurricanes Irma and Maria

Millions of victims of Hurricanes Irma and Maria that devastated Florida and Puerto Rico in September continue to struggle to rebuild their lives.  To support the ongoing relief efforts in these regions, participating Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse restaurants in the United States will hold an all-day, “Buy One, Give One,” […]

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Menu Refresh at the Iconic Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse Brands Gives Several Menu Items Healthy Dining Status

Menu Refresh at the Iconic Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse Brands Gives Several Menu Items Healthy Dining Status

The broad concept refresh launched three years ago at the iconic, 50-plus year Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse brands included a culinary revitalization that modernized the menu with more relevant offerings including several healthier options. Today, that promise to deliver an enhanced menu around quality ingredients has landed several menu items […]

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Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse Restaurants Honor America's Military Heroes with Free Buffet for All Active Duty and Retired Military Personnel on Veterans Day, November 11

Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse Restaurants Honor America’s Military Heroes with Free Buffet for All Active Duty and Retired Military Personnel on Veterans Day, November 11

More than 300,000 Free Meals Given to Military Since 2008 Building on a legacy of support for America’s military, sister restaurant brands Ponderosa Steakhouse and Bonanza Steakhouse will offer a free buffet to all active and retired military in the area on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, 2016. In fact, […]

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Homestyle Dining Building Momentum; Opens Four Restaurants in Six Months and Another to Open Before Year's End

Homestyle Dining Building Momentum; Opens Four Restaurants in Six Months and Another to Open Before Year’s End

Exciting change is in air at Homestyle Dining, the restaurant company, which owns, operates and franchises the iconic Ponderosa Steakhouse and Bonanza Steakhouse brands, plus two modern concepts, Bonanza Steak & BBQ and Cole’s Backyard Grill, is growing and expanding again with four restaurant openings since June. Longtime franchisees opened […]

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Ponderosa Steakhouses in Indiana Help Raise $7,777 in One Day for Tornado Victims

Ponderosa Steakhouses in Indiana Help Raise $7,777 in One Day for Tornado Victims

It was more than 50 years ago that the first Ponderosa Steakhouse opened in Kokomo, Indiana, on Plate Street. But it took only hours for all the Ponderosa Steakhouse owners in Indiana to come together to raise funds for the victims of the tornadoes that ripped through Central Indiana on […]

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Bonanza Steak & BBQ Opens Another Location, This Time in Seymour, Indiana - The "Crossroads of America"

Bonanza Steak & BBQ Opens Another Location, This Time in Seymour, Indiana – The “Crossroads of America”

Bonanza Steak & BBQ, a new modern, full-service, casual steakhouse concept developed by Homestyle Dining LLC, has opened a franchise location just off Interstate 65 in Seymour, Indiana, 50 miles north of Louisville, Kentucky. Bonanza Steak & BBQ celebrates the rich heritage of the iconic 50-year old Bonanza Steakhouse brand, […]

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Innovation is Key Behind Homestyle Dining's Growing Success

Innovation is Key Behind Homestyle Dining’s Growing Success

Homestyle Dining Reports 15 Consecutive Months of Positive Comp Sales at Iconic Ponderosa Steakhouse and Successful Launch of Two Concepts With 15 consecutive months of positive comp sales from 3rd Quarter 2014 to 4th Quarter 2015 at its legacy brand, and successful launches of two new restaurant concepts, HSD continues […]

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An American Tradition Returns as "Bonanza Steak & BBQ" Debuts in Eureka, Missouri

An American Tradition Returns as “Bonanza Steak & BBQ” Debuts in Eureka, Missouri

More than 50 years ago, the first of the iconic Bonanza Steakhouses opened its doors in Westport, Conn., and soon became a favorite family dining destination for a generation raised on the mystique of the Wild West and “cowboy westerns” on the big and small screens. On Thursday, Nov. 12, […]

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Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse Restaurants Offer Free Buffet for Military on Veterans Day

Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse Restaurants Offer Free Buffet for Military on Veterans Day

Participating Restaurants Will Also Raise Funds for Wounded Warrior Family Support Throughout November Building on a legacy of support for America’s military and their families, participating Ponderosa Steakhouse and Bonanza Steakhouse restaurants across the country will offer free meals to all active and retired military on Veterans Day, Wed., Nov. […]

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Homestyle Dining Honors Exceptional Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse Brand Leaders Celebrating Ponderosa's 50th Anniversary at Annual Conference

Homestyle Dining Honors Exceptional Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse Brand Leaders Celebrating Ponderosa’s 50th Anniversary at Annual Conference

Homestyle Dining LLC, which owns, operates and franchises the Ponderosa Steakhouse, Bonanza Steakhouse and Cole’s Backyard Grill restaurant brands, honored several exceptional franchisees and suppliers at its annual franchisee conference, held at the Caesars Palace, Paris & Bally’s Resorts in Las Vegas, from Sept. 8-10, 2015. The conference celebrated three […]

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Homestyle Dining Launches National Franchising Program for Cole's Backyard Grill

Homestyle Dining Launches National Franchising Program for Cole’s Backyard Grill

Debuted in 2014 in East Texas, Fast-Casual Concept Offers Modern Dining Experience Around Familiar American Fare with a Culinary Twist Plano, Tex.-based Homestyle Dining LLC has launched a national franchising program aimed at bringing its highly successful, well-received, new fast-casual concept, Cole’s Backyard Grill, to neighborhoods, towns, and cities across […]

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Ponderosa Steakhouse Restaurants Thanks Loyal Guests on 50th Anniversary With Special Promotions, While Also Looking to a Refreshed Future

Ponderosa Steakhouse Restaurants Thanks Loyal Guests on 50th Anniversary With Special Promotions, While Also Looking to a Refreshed Future

Creating Smiles for 50 Years An American restaurant pioneer in fast casual dining, Ponderosa Steakhouse restaurants this year celebrate 50 years of offering the quintessential buffet dining experience, and to mark the landmark occasion will thank its loyal guests with several special promotions and giveaways. Teaming up with Dr. Pepper®, […]

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Ponderosa Steakhouse Opens in Anderson, Indiana

Ponderosa Steakhouse Opens in Anderson, Indiana

The New Restaurant Features Refreshed Menu and Interiors to Appeal to Both Younger and Older Generations Steak lovers in Anderson, Indiana, have much reason to celebrate as a new Ponderosa Steakhouse has opened its doors, introducing an updated version of the longtime favorite dining and gathering spot. The new restaurant […]

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