Today's Restaurant News

Hungry Howie’s Expands Presence in Michigan Home State

National Pizza Concept Opens Location in Owosso Owosso, MI  (RestaurantNews.com)  Hungry Howie’s Pizza, originator of the Flavored Crust® pizza, has announced the opening of its newest location in Owosso, MI on Wednesday, September 30th. To commemorate their store opening, Hungry…
Taffer’s Tavern Names Shift4 Payments as Its Point-of-Sale and Payment Processing Partner

Shift4 Payments will provide secure, safe and streamlined payment processing solutions for Jon Taffer’s innovative tavern franchise, including mobile and contactless payments Las Vegas, NV  (RestaurantNews.com)  Taffer’s Tavern, the innovative tavern concept created by award-winning hospitality expert and world-renowned business…
Quaker Steak & Lube Rolls Into Raphine

Award-Winning, Casual-Dining Restaurant Now Open Inside White’s Travel Center Westlake, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Quaker Steak & Lube® (QSL), one of the nation’s leading family casual-dining chains, is bringing its award-winning flavor and unique automotive design to Raphine, Virginia. The new restaurant,…
Celebrate National Coffee Day on Tuesday, September 29th

Buy ANY Large Beverage, Get 50% off ANY Bag of Beans! Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  National Coffee Day couldn’t have come at a better time. As we all adjust to new Fall routines, Caribou Coffee understands that more and more guests…
Chicken Salad Chick Opens Fourth Location on Florida’s Emerald Coast

Fast casual concept to open in Panama City on October 7th Auburn, AL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Chicken Salad Chick, the nation’s only southern inspired, fast casual chicken salad restaurant concept, announced today it will be expanding in Florida with its newest restaurant…
Waitbusters Assists Restaurants in Recouping Lost Revenue

Reston, VA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Covid-19 pandemic has done a number on most businesses and the restaurant industry has suffered harsh losses.  While trying to gain their footing in this new world of social distancing and attempting to find new ways…
Even a Pandemic Can’t Slow Down Expansion for Iconic Bob & Edith’s Diner

The beloved diner recently opened its 5th corporate location, looks ahead to national franchise expansion Arlington, VA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Bob & Edith’s Diner, an iconic Washington, D.C. eatery beloved by celebrities and locals alike, recently opened its 5th corporate location at…
Yes, Vendors, New Restaurants Are Opening Across the Country!

(RestaurantNews.com)  Flhip.com has released its latest restaurant openings report, providing restaurant vendors with a sampling of fresh sales and marketing leads that can be found on their website. Flhip provides regularly updated lead lists, allowing vendors to check for updates…
Jamba Signs Deal to Open 50 Units in Japan

New Asia Locations to Accelerate Jamba’s International Expansion Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Jamba®, a global lifestyle brand leader serving on-the-go freshly blended fruit and vegetable smoothies, made-to-order bowls, fresh-squeezed juices and shots, boosts and bites, announced today a 50-unit deal to…
Zaxby’s Gives Away Jigsaw Puzzles for National Family Day

Fast-casual chicken restaurant leans into family time with freebie promoting Zax Family Packs Athens, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Zaxby’s, the fast-casual restaurant known for its chicken fingers, wings and signature sauces, is celebrating National Family Day and promoting Zax Family Packs by…
Warm Up this Fall with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit’s New Brisket Chili Lineup

World’s largest barbecue concept debuts Brisket Chili, Brisket Chili Baker, Brisket Chili Mac Stack and Brisket Chili Frito Pie on Oct. 19 Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is giving guests a unique taste of Texas that’s perfect for the new…
Chicken Salad Chick Grows Louisiana Presence With New Restaurant In Ruston

Fast casual concept to open on October 6 with free chicken salad for a year Auburn, AL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Chicken Salad Chick, the nation’s only southern inspired, fast casual chicken salad restaurant concept, announced today it will be expanding in Louisiana…
Taco John’s Hires Greg Miller as New Chief Operating Officer

Popular quick-service restaurant appoints industry veteran to drive operations performance, sales growth and guest traffic Cheyenne, WY  (RestaurantNews.com)  CEO of Taco John’s Jim Creel announced today that the company has welcomed Greg Miller as its new chief operating officer. Miller…
Walk-On’s Makes Its Tennessee Debut in Knoxville

Award-winning restaurant to give away free Walk-On’s for a year and more on Sept. 29 Knoxville, TN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux is set to bring the Taste of Louisiana to Tennessee when it opens in Knoxville on Tuesday, Sept. 29.…