casual dining


Famous Dave’s plans a delivery-only brand

Coming off a major new menu change, the barbecue chain looks for new ways to boost revenue.


The inside story of the Tilted Kilt sale

For Arc Group, which is on a buying spree, the deal was too good to pass up.

But comps rebounded into positive territory last month, the operator says.

This week’s episode of RB's podcast, "A Deeper Dive," explores whether chains such as Applebee’s and BJ’s can sustain their momentum.

Traffic and check averages also declined.

Dave Pickens, a former president of Olive Garden, will also serve as COO.

Arc Group, owner of Dick’s Wings, has been working to buy the chain for months.

The merger will create the latest multibrand restaurant company.

The 6.9% jump for Q3 was driven by higher checks and a 2.6% rise in traffic.

Z Capital completes the purchase of what was called Real Mex Restaurants out of bankruptcy court.