Seasons 52

Top 500 Chains

Seasons 52

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Why everybody isn’t posting numbers like Darden Restaurants’

The parent of Olive Garden and Capital Grille said its strong third quarter was the result of working a plan that’s long been in place. Here’s a refresher on some of the components.

The Italian chain posted a same-store sales increase of 3.5% for Q2, but Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen continued to underperform for the chains’ parent, Darden Restaurants.

Consumers give high marks to six chains that differentiate the menu and experience.

The settlement also calls for hiring a "compliance monitor" to guarantee no bias comes into play.

Remaining restaurants will be converted into Eddie V's restaurants.

See which flavors and preparations are trending in seasonal cocktails, mocktails and other beverages.

When it comes to restaurant brands, the sales leaders are not always consumers’ favorites for a variety of reasons. Chains best at parlaying customer satisfaction into sales are hard to beat.

The Darden chain focuses on low calorie counts for its rotating seasonal dishes