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Food : Casual Dining


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  • Applebee's
    Chain of grill & bar casual dining restaurants founded on November 19, 1980 by Bill & T.J. Palmer.
  • Bob Evans
    American restaurant chain specializing in breakfast foods which are served all day long.
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
    Casual dining & sports bar which specializes in hand-spun wings, a range of cold beer & wall-to-wall live sports. The company was founded in 1982 by Jim Disbrow, Scott Lowery, Bernard Spencer & Elizabeth Brock.
  • Carrabba's Italian Grill
    Chain of Italian-American restaurants founded on December 26, 1986 by John Charles Carrabba, III & Damian Mandola.
  • Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen
    American chain of restaurants serving made-from-scratch dishes. The company was founded in 1979 by Aubrey Good & Doug Rogers.
  • Chevys Fresh Mex
    Mexican-styled chain of American restaurants founded in 1981 by Warren Simmons.
  • Chili's Grill & Bar
    Tex-Mex casual dining restaurant chain founded on March 13, 1975 by Larry Lavine.
  • Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
    American casual dining chain & Southern themed country store which was founded by Dan Evins on September 19, 1969.
  • Denny's
    Family restaurant chain specializing in breakfast foods & serving their full menu around the clock. Harold Butler & Richard Jezak founded the company in 1953 as Denny's Donuts.
  • Fuddruckers
    Fast casual American restaurant chain specializing in hamburgers. The company was founded in 1979 by Philip J. Romano.
  • Golden Corral
    All-you-can-eat buffet & grill founded by James Maynard & William F. Carl on January 3, 1973.
  • Hard Rock Cafe
    Rock and roll memorabilia themed restaurant chain founded in 1971 by Isaac Tigrett & Peter Morton.
  • IHOP
    The International House of Pancakes is a casual breakfast-oriented restaurant which offers pancakes, crepes, waffles, eggs & more. Jerry Lapin, Al Lapin, Jr. & Albert Kallis founded the company on July 7, 1958.
  • LongHorn Steakhouse
    Casual American restaurant specializing in steak. The company was founded by George McKerrow, Jr. in 1981.
  • Marie Callender's Restaurant & Bakery
    American restaurant chain offering a diverse range of dishes. The company's origin spans back to when Marie Callender sold pies in the 1930s.
  • Nando's
    Portuguese-themed & peri-peri chicken casual dining restaurant founded by Fernando Duarte & Robert Brozin in 1987.
  • Olive Garden
    American casual dining restaurant founded on December 13, 1982 which offers a menu of budget-oriented Italian food.
  • Outback Steakhouse
    Australian-themed casual restaurant chain founded in March of 1988 by Bob Basham, Trudy Cooper, Chris T. Sullivan & Tim Gannon.
  • P. F. Chang's China Bistro
    Asian themed casual restaurant founded in 1993 by Paul Fleming & Philip Chiang.
  • Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
    Casual American restaurant chain which serves breakfast throughout the day. The company was founded by Matt & Ivan Perkins in 1958.
  • QDOBA Mexican Eats
    Chain of Mexican-styled restaurants founded in 1955 by Anthony Miller & Robert Hauser.
  • Red Lobster
    Chain of casual seafood restaurant founded by Bill Darden & Charley Woodsby on March 22, 1968.
  • Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews
    Chain of casual dining restaurants which began as a Seattle tavern in the 1940s.
  • Romano's Macaroni Grill
    Italian-themed restaurant chain founded by Philip J. Romano on April 19, 1988.
  • Ruby Tuesday
    American casual dining restaurant founded in 1972 by Samuel E. Beall, III.
  • Shake Shack
    Casual American restaurant serving milkshakes, hotdogs, hamburgers & fries. The company was founded in July of 2004 by Danny Meyer.
  • Steak 'n Shake
    Casual American restaurant which operates using both a drive-thru & diner-styled service. Gus Belt founded the company in February of 1934. They are famous for the original Steakburger & hand-dipped milkshakes.
  • Texas Roadhouse
    Casual chain of restaurants serving Western themed American cuisine including steaks, ribs, made-from-scratch sides & fresh-baked rolls. W. Kent Taylor founded the restaurant on February 17, 1993.
  • TGI Friday's
    Nationwide casual dining chain founded by Alan Stillman & Daniel R. Scoggin on March 15, 1965.
  • The Cheesecake Factory
    Chain of casual restaurants & distributor of cheesecakes which was founded in 1978 by David, Evelyn & Oscar Overton.
  • Waffle House
    Breakfast oriented restaurant chain which is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Joe Rogers Sr. & Tom Forkner founded the company in 1955.

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Last Updated: 11-Dec-2017