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Bonefish Grill

Marketing

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Maple flavors are growing at lunch and dinner and in beverages.

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More than half of the restaurant industry’s $491 billion in sales come from the Top 500 chains. And these giants grew at a modestly stronger rate, both in terms of sales and store counts, than the industry overall. Restaurant Business focused on the leading 250 performers to identify trends for our first-ever special report delivering lessons from Technomic’s annual Top 500 Chain Restaurant Report. This special package includes lessons for all operators from the largest chains by segment, menu category and more.

Patrons will be rewarded for visiting any of the casual-dining giant’s restaurants.

Not only was branzino a new species for Bonefish, this was the first time the chain featured a whole fish.

TJ Thielbar and John Mays will feature dishes like wood-fired pizza with country ham and braised short ribs with a ricotta salad.

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