Famous Dave’s Announces New Prototype Restaurant in Uptown, Minneapolis

America’s favorite BBQ restaurant franchise will reopen its former Uptown location in Q4 2019, featuring a smaller real estate footprint and a focus on delivery and catering Minnetonka, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Famous Dave’s has announced the relocation of its Uptown, Minneapolis…
Famous Dave’s Launches Testing of Beyond Meat Menu Items

The BBQ Restaurant Chain Will Test Four Beyond Meat® Options Starting September 12 in 13 Locations Across Minnesota and Colorado. Minnetonka, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Famous Dave’s, America’s Favorite BBQ, is testing Beyond Meat® products at 13 out of over 130 locations…
Famous Dave’s CEO Ed Rensi Resigns

Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:DAVE) today announced that Ed Rensi has stepped down from his role as Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Mr. Rensi joined the Famous Dave’s Board in January 2014, and agreed to assume the role of…
Famous Dave’s Announces Changes to Management and Board of Directors

Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:DAVE), today announced the official appointment of Ed Rensi as Chief Executive Officer. The company also announced Richard A. Pawlowski will be named the company’s Chief Financial Officer, effective June 2, 2014.…
Famous Dave’s Names Ed Rensi Interim CEO

Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Famous Dave’s (Nasdaq:DAVE) today announced that Ed Rensi, Director, has been appointed as the Company’s Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. He succeeds John Gilbert, who resigned. Rensi commented, “I have been a customer and a fan…

Marking its first venture outside the US market, Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. announced today that it has awarded a multi-unit franchise agreement to Famous Ribs of Canada Ltd., a subsidiary of Tribal Councils Investment Group of Manitoba Ltd. The…

Famous Dave’s of America has announced revenue and net income of $41.3 million and $2.4 million, respectively, or $0.29 per diluted share, for the second quarter ended July 3, 2011. This compares to revenue and net income of $40.7 million…

Famous Dave’s of America has opened its newest award-winning Bar-B-Que restaurant in Portland, Oregon at 9911 NE Cascades Parkway. The July 18th opening marks the second Famous Dave’s location in Oregon. “We’re excited to expand in Portland,” said Kevin Summers,…

Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. has announced revenue and net income of $37.1 million and $1.2 million, respectively, or $0.14 per diluted share, for the first quarter ended April 3, 2011. This compares to revenue and net income of $32.6 million…

Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. announces it has opened its two newest award-winning Bar-B-Que restaurants in Reno and Henderson, Nevada. These new openings mark a total of six Famous Dave’s locations in Nevada. Commenting on the Reno restaurant at 4925…

Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:DAVE) is introducing new menu items, including six new Citrus Grill BBQ platters (Grilled Salmon, Grilled Shrimp, Steak Tenderloins, Naked Ribs, Pork Tenderloin, and Grilled Chicken) that have less than 600 calories. Top any of…

Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:DAVE) announces it has opened its newest award-winning Bar-B-Que restaurant in Aurora, Colorado, at 15725 E. Briarwood Circle. The December 13th opening marks the sixth Famous Dave’s location in Colorado. “We’re excited about opening Famous…

Domino’s Pizza is celebrating the opening of its first store in Germany.  The new location is part of the company’s aggressive plan to expand in the European market.  Berlin will be the location for several initial stores and will be…

Zagat released the 2011 America’s Top Restaurants guide on Wednesday.  The guide contains ratings and reviews of more than 1,500 of the top dining establishments across the United States.  Avid diners and foodies submit ratings and reviews with more than…