Wine Enthusiasts Cheer as Fall Crush Menu Debuts at Bonefish Grill

Perfectly paired food and wine selections showcase the wine crush season Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Bonefish Grill is celebrating the wine crush season with crave-worthy dishes perfectly paired with wines to complement fall flavors. The new Fall Crush Menu features wine…
Eggs Benedict Fans Rejoice With New Sunday Brunch Menu At Bonefish Grill

Unique spins on the classic brunch favorite now available Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  As if the Sunday brunch menu at Bonefish Grill wasn’t tempting enough, now the “Fresh Fish Experts” at the award-winning restaurant have whipped up a new brunch menu…
Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. Names Michael Kappitt SVP & Chief Marketing Officer

Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Liz Smith, CEO of Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (Nasdaq:BLMN) today announced the appointment of Michael Kappitt as SVP and Chief Marketing Officer of Bloomin’ Brands. In his new role, Mr. Kappitt will oversee the marketing strategy for all…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 11/26/13

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Connecticut-based ARCHIE MOORE’S BAR & RESTAURANT (founded 1898) has increased by 1 unit, from 4 to 5 (25% growth).  This family/casual…
Pat Murtha Joins Bloomin’ Brands as President, Bloomin’ Brands International

Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (Nasdaq:BLMN) has announced the appointment of Pat Murtha as Executive Vice President of Bloomin’ Brands, and President, Bloomin’ Brands International. In this role, Murtha will be responsible for helping define, develop and implement the…
Bonefish Grill Opening Nine New Locations across the Country

Company continues its growth fueled by its award-winning dining experience Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Bonefish Grill continues its national expansion opening nine new locations across the county over the next three months, including the company’s first two in California. From coast…
Sunday Gets More Bang With Brunch At Bonefish Grill

Unique twists on a delicious menu and festive weekend libations make Bonefish Grill the Sunday destination Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Always in-step with dining trends and tastes, Bonefish Grill is now open with new, inspired brunch offerings on Sundays. With innovative…

Mindy Grossman and David Humphrey Also Join Audit Committee Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (Nasdaq:BLMN) today announced the appointment of Mindy Grossman, Chief Executive Officer of HSN, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSNI), and David Humphrey, Principal at Bain Capital, to its Board…

Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (Nasdaq:BLMN), today announced that it has completed its initial public offering of 16,000,000 shares of its common stock at $11.00 per share, which included 13,000,000 shares sold by Bloomin’ Brands and 3,000,000 shares sold…

Outback Steakhouse parent Bloomin’ Brands Inc. filed plans for an initial public offering of up to $300 million in common stock to help pay down debt taken on from its 2007 private-equity buyout. The casual-dining company, which also owns Carrabba’s…

In celebration of National Seafood month, the “Fresh Fish Experts” at Bonefish Grill are delivering happiness to their guests in the form of a hand-crafted, three-course dinner for two – all for less than $20 per person. Bonefish Grill, the…

Bonefish Grill and Outback Steakhouse have won top honors in the Zagat’s 2011 National Chain Restaurants Survey.  Bonefish Grill, OSI’s polished casual restaurant best known for its big-city bar and market-fresh fish, took six top honors including Top Overall (averaging…

The National Council of Chain Restaurants announced today that OSI Restaurant Partners, one of the largest casual dining restaurant companies in the world, has become its newest member. “We are very pleased to welcome another dynamic chain restaurant company as…

The bright, colorful plastic play structures found at fast food restaurants like McDonalds have come under heavy scrutiny. Mother and developmental psychologist Erin Carr-Jordan has taken samples from over 50 structures that shows a lack of cleaning and dangerous levels…

Volunteers of Operation Feeding Freedom VIII, sponsored by OSI Restaurant Partners, LLC (OSI), have returned from their trip to Afghanistan and Kyrgyzstan.  This year, 28 volunteers carried out OSI’s annual mission to bring a taste of home from its restaurants…

Outback Steakhouse’s parent company will cut up to 50 jobs and likely move the work overseas as it tries to cut costs and improve efficiencies, a company official said Monday. OSI Restaurant Partners, the Tampa-based parent of Outback, Bonefish Grill,…