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$1 Tacos Are Back At Taco Cabana

$1 Tacos Are Back At Taco Cabana

Taco Cabana offers $1 tacos in celebration of National Taco Day Celebrate National Taco Day at Taco Cabana! On Sunday, October 4, the brand is offering a selection of its popular tacos for $1. Guests can enjoy their choice of the classic bean and cheese, shredded chicken or ground beef […]

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Pollo Tropical Debuts Line Of Chicken Sliders

Pollo Tropical Debuts Line Of Chicken Sliders

New Slider Menu Items Showcase the Brand’s Crispy Platform Flavors Coinciding with the one-year anniversary of its widely-popular Crispy Pollo Bites, Pollo Tropical is introducing Pollo Bite Sliders – its new line of savory Chicken Sliders.  Three craveable slider offerings, each made to order with fresh ingredients and their own […]

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Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Appoints Richard Stockinger CEO

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Appoints Richard Stockinger CEO

Adds Highly-Qualified Industry Executive Paul Twohig to the Board Promotes Danny Meisenheimer to Chief Operating Officer Names Stacey Rauch Chairman of the Board Provides Strategic Update Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRGI), parent company of the Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana fast casual restaurant brands, today announced new changes to its […]

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Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Closes 10 Pollo Tropical Restaurants; Will Rebrand up to Three Restaurants as Taco Cabana Restaurants

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Closes 10 Pollo Tropical Restaurants; Will Rebrand up to Three Restaurants as Taco Cabana Restaurants

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRGI), parent company of the Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana fast casual restaurant brands, today announced that it has closed 10 Pollo Tropical restaurants and will rebrand up to three of these restaurants in Texas as Taco Cabana restaurants. The Company also announced expected impairment, lease […]

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Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Announces Appointment of Interim CEO; Provides Strategic Update

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Announces Appointment of Interim CEO; Provides Strategic Update

Danny Meisenheimer appointed interim CEO and President in place of Tim Taft, who is retiring effective September 30, 2016 Suspends Taco Cabana separation process, and Suspends Pollo Tropical new restaurant development in Texas; Other development to continue. Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRGI), parent company of the Pollo Tropical and Taco […]

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Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. CEO Tim Taft to Retire at Year-End

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. CEO Tim Taft to Retire at Year-End

Board of Directors to Reevaluate Strategic Plan; Appoints Committee to Seek Successor and Provide Transition Oversight Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., parent company of the Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana fast casual restaurant brands, today announced that Tim Taft, Fiesta’s CEO and President, has informed the Board of Directors that he […]

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Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., Intensifies Focus on To-Go and Catering

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., Intensifies Focus on To-Go and Catering

Taco Cabana and Pollo Tropical parent names first corporate director of off-premise consumption Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: FRGI), which operates the fast-casual dining chains Taco Cabana and Pollo Tropical, has set a goal to double its current off-premise business over the next 10 years, and has named Willie Romeo […]

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Taco Cabana Celebrates its 35th Anniversary

Thirty-five years ago, Taco Cabana opened its first restaurant in Midtown San Antonio. This weekend, that original location will be the center of attention as Taco Cabana celebrates 35 years as the Original Mexican Patio Cafe and the grand re-opening of its newly remodeled first location.  To commemorate the milestone, […]

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Taco Cabana unveils BIG news for Shrimp Tampico fans

Taco Cabana has big news for its fans. The Original Mexican Patio Cafe has brought back its popular Shrimp Tampico. But the news gets even bigger. The seasonal favorite, served as a quesadilla and soft tacos, has been added as a permanent menu item and is now available year-round. Made […]

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Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Appoints Nancy Clark as Chief People Officer

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., the owner, operator, and franchisor of the Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana fast-casual restaurant brands, announced today that Nancy Clark has joined the Company as Vice President – Chief People Officer, effective January 10, 2013. Ms. Clark is a highly-regarded Human Resources business leader with over […]

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Pollo Tropical Names Vicky Timmer Vice President of Operations

Pollo Tropical, the Caribbean-inspired quick-casual restaurant chain known for its marinated chicken on the grill, recently announced the promotion of Vicky Timmer to the newly created position of Vice President of Operations. Timmer, who joined Pollo Tropical in 2006, most recently served the company as Region Director.  With more than […]

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Taco Cabana names new leadership team to support growth

Taco Cabana, known for its Mexican patio cafe environment and true flavors of Mexico-inspired menu, announced today that two members of its leadership team were promoted to key roles within the company. Mark Phillips was promoted to Vice President of Operations and Gerardo Arce was named Vice President of Finance. […]

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Taco Cabana taps Todd Coerver for Chief Operating Officer position

Earlier this month, Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., parent company of Taco Cabana, named Todd Coerver Chief Operating Officer for Taco Cabana, effective January 2013. Coerver, who joined Taco Cabana in 2009 as Chief Brand Officer, succeeds retiring Mike Biviano, who served as COO and executive vice president of the company. […]

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Pollo Tropical Names Danny Meisenheimer Interim Chief Operating Officer

Pollo Tropical, the Caribbean-inspired quick-casual restaurant chain known for its marinated chicken on the grill, recently announced the promotion of Danny Meisenheimer to the position of Interim Chief Operating Officer, succeeding Jim Tunnessen following his retirement from the company as COO in January 2013. Meisenheimer joined Pollo Tropical in early […]

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