The recommendation hasn’t been finalized, but the group revealed its intentions ahead of the deadline.
The steakhouse ended its 36-year run after the site was sold to developers for $8.3 million.

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While most of the stereotypes associated with millennials just anger those in the demographic, the need for speed is one that rings true.
Chipotle took second place, according to the latest American Customer Satisfaction Index, while Texas Roadhouse led the full-service restaurant category.
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79% of consumers say that value is important when deciding on where to dine.

The salary threshold for managers who qualify will be raised to $50,440.
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The award honors Gier for his innovation and dedication as CEO of Pie Five Pizza and Pizza Inn’s parent company.
Halfway through 2015, prognosticators already are predicting what the industry can expect next year. Here are five trends that Technomic highlighted during its recent event in Chicago.

Overturning bans on same-sex marriages will increase spending on weddings by $2.5 billion, according to a study.
The stores, only one of which is currently open, also feature “smart” speakers and a kitchen more like Chipotle’s.
A Facebook posting led to the arrests of two brothers who ran up triple-digit charges at Cleveland, Ohio-area restaurants and then skipped out.
The No. 1 and No. 2 distributors will remain independent in the wake of last week’s court decision to suspend a merger.
Backyard NOLA Swingers
In this garden-to-glass recipe, Chef Guas blends wildflower honey with jalapeño, grapefruit juice, fresh rosemary and rum, then serves the drink in mason jars...