Military Mates – It’s Our Turn to Serve You

Veterans & Active Duty receive a free Bloomin’ Onion® & a beverage on November 11 – and a 10-percent discount through the end of the year; Tim McGraw Delivers A Special Veterans Day Message Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Outback Steakhouse® will…
No Tricks. Just Treats, Mates!

Outback Steakhouse® is offering a FREE kids meal on Halloween with purchase of an adult entree — No coupon necessary Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Outback Steakhouse® has a spooktacular offer that can’t be missed. On Halloween, Outback will be treating families to…
A Budget Deal That’s Ready Now: Free Chicken Bites!

This Thursday, Outback Steakhouse® is extending its own budget deal to America Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Outback Steakhouse has a budget deal everyone can agree on: A free chicken bites appetizer. This Thursday, Outback will offer free Tassie’s Buffalo Chicken Bites…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 10/15/13

Growing Concepts Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Monrovia, CA-based ORIGINAL TOMMY’S HAMBURGERS (founded 1946) has increased by 1 unit, from 33 to 34 (3% growth).  This quick serve burger concept is open…
Hey, Washington: “No Rules. Just Figure It Out.”

Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Outback Steakhouse is petitioning for a “Steakhouse Summit,” by extending an invitation to the nation’s leaders. The dinner table is the place for American families to connect and solve problems, so perhaps it’ll work for the government.…
Outback Steakhouse Celebrates First Flight With Free Bloomin’ Onion

Fly Into Outback Steakhouse for a Free Bloomin’ Onion on September 24 Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Who said onions can’t fly? Outback Steakhouse® broke the rules with the first flying Bloomin’ Onion at the National Red Bull Flugtag. Outback’s human-powered flying…
How Outback Dealt With Irrelevance, Killed Its Cheesy Image

The recession wasn’t a tough time for Outback Steakhouse just because consumers cut back on spending — the chain was struggling to find its voice after ditching its original tagline, “No rules, just right,” in 2007. What followed was years…
Hey, Mates! Unlimit Your Shrimp at Outback Steakhouse

Outback Pairs Its Award-Winning Steak with Unlimited Scampi, Buffalo and Fried Shrimp Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  The only thing off-limits at Outback Steakhouse® is limits! For just $14.99*, the Steak and Unlimited Shrimp menu pairs Outback’s award-winning steak with an unlimited…
Ocean-To-Table: Outback Steakhouse Dives Into Summer With Great Barrier Eats

Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com) Surf’s up! Outback Steakhouse® is adding “surf” to its “turf” this summer with Great Barrier Eats, a special menu featuring under-the-sea fan favorites like crab, tuna, shrimp and salmon. For a limited time only, guests nationwide can enjoy…
Outback Steakhouse Lets Freedom Bloom on July 4th

Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Celebrate Independence Day at Outback Steakhouse and get a taste of Bloomin’ freedom.  On Thursday, July 4, customers who say “Let Freedom Bloom” to their server will receive the original Bloomin’ Onion for free with any purchase.…
Go 4 It All At Outback Steakhouse

New Outback 4 Menu Offers 4 Courses for Just $15 Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  It’s all in at Outback Steakhouse with Outback 4, a complete 4 course meal for just $15*. Outback is offering 4 courses including a soup, salad, entree…

Back by popular demand: Outback’s signature sirloin and lobster tail combination starting at $14.99* Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Outback Steakhouse® is featuring a juicy 6oz Signature Sirloin and a succulent steamed lobster tail plus the choice of a freshly made side,…

Enjoy dinner for two and Outback’s signature Aussie hospitality, starting at the tasty price of $25 Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Head over to Outback for a much-needed midweek retreat to recharge with “No Worries Wednesday.”  Every Wednesday Outback is making it…

Outback offers steak paired perfectly with NEW succulent sides for ‘down under’ prices Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Outback Steakhouse® is pairing its award-winning steaks with new Lobster Mac. For a limited time, guests can enjoy a Signature Sirloin, served alongside the…

Outback Steakhouse® offers FREE* appetizer on January 2nd based on game outcome Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Outback Steakhouse is giving fans an inside tip on a solid bet at the 2013 Outback Bowl — a free appetizer with any purchase on…

Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Outback Steakhouse® kicks off the holidays with new topped steaks and festive cocktails, tailor-made for celebrating the season. Guests can enjoy new takes on  Outback’s classic steaks that are now perfectly paired with succulent seafood. The holiday…

Guests can enjoy regular menu items at lower prices or customized lunch combinations Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  For the first time, fans of Outback Steakhouse® won’t have to wait until dinner to enjoy the unique steaks, pastas and burgers they love,…

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…

They don’t serve food in a sack from a drive-through window. They also don’t have waiters taking orders and delivering dishes tableside. “Fast-casual” restaurants fill a niche between fast-food and casual dining. Customers order at a counter, and an employee…

Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  As temperatures begin to cool down, Outback Steakhouse® is turning up the heat with new four-course menu options for just $15.00*. Now through October 23, guests can enjoy a customized four course meal consisting of a soup,choice…

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…