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Freebirds World Burrito, known for offering custom-built burritos, salads, nachos, tacos, and more, announced it will open...

The first day of the New Year marks a date stuffed with ones, 1/1/11.  And Pizza Hut is prepared to help consumers celebrate the unusual day with its Stuffed Crust Pizza. The company is giving away 1,111...

Ark Restaurants Corp. (NASDAQ:ARKR) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended October 2, 2010.

As of October 2, 2010...

CiCi's Pizza's fastest and most accurate pizza makers will compete for the title of "Ultimate Pizza Artist" in CiCi's first-ever Pizza Throwdown finals. In addition to a year's worth of bragging rights,...

Noodles & Co., the Broomfield, Colorado-based noodle fast-casual, has been acquired by an investment group that's led by Catterton Partners.

The financial terms of the acquisition were not...

As the country began dragging itself from economic turmoil in 2010, which dishes and drinks did savvy food marketers and restaurant operators introduce to satisfy consumer needs?

According to the...

While spirits barely edged out beer as the most popular alcoholic beverage enjoyed by consumers between this year, the market has hardly fallen flat. According to latest research from...

Egg & I Restaurants opened its 42nd location earlier this month at 9778 Katy Freeway in Houston, Texas, marking the first The Egg & I Restaurant opening in Houston by the well-known...

Church’s Chicken launched a new portable value product for lunch, dinner, and snacking yesterday – its new Chicken Mini Sandwich.

“Today more than ever, our customers are looking for value without...

CKE Restaurants, Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s restaurants, launched its Happy Star Rewards loyalty program yesterday. Happy Star Rewards is a GPS-enabled loyalty program that rewards...

While the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) rings in the New Year for college football fans, Taco Bell will be ringing its value bell all across America with yesterday's introduction today of its “Touchdown $5...

Groupon, a shopping website that offers a daily deal on the best local goods, services, and cultural events in more than 300 markets around the world, launched in Columbus, Georgia last week.

“With...

Coca-Cola and ShopRite made the holidays brighter today for local children in need, inviting 1,000 children from the Garden of Dreams Foundation to enjoy an exclusive performance of The Radio City...

In an effort to continue demonstrating their hunger for community involvement Burger King franchisee Liberty Restaurant Group (LRG) wanted to give its loyal customer's something they could sink their teeth...

El Pollo Loco's Tortilla Soup.

From quick serves to movie theaters to vending machines, the menu-labeling mandate passed with the health care reform bill in March will require establishments with 20 or more locations nationwide to...

Denny's added a veggie burger to its menu.

Tender Greens, a Southern California–based quick-serve chain that offers an array of organic and healthy items, recently launched a Meatless Monday campaign in hopes of capitalizing on a growing vegetarian...