Steakhouse Franchise News
The latest Steakhouse franchise news.
Millions of people enjoy the Bloomin’ Onion at Outback Steakhouse each year.
November 13th, 2020
Quaker Steak & Lube® (QSL), one of the nation’s leading family casual-dining chains, is honoring veteran and active-duty military this Veterans Day.
November 5th, 2020
During the season of bounty and the month associated with Thanksgiving, Woody’s Bar-B-Q offers patrons something new to give thanks for with the debut of its Bountiful BBQ Bowls.
November 2nd, 2020
As the celebration of its 40th anniversary continues, Woody’s Bar-B-Q seeks to pay tribute to local police officers and fire fighters with a “God Bless the Blue” Day at its two corporate locations on Monday, November 2.
October 27th, 2020
In 1980, armed with some dog-eared recipes, a love of great food and a desire to make patrons feel “right at home” in their new restaurant, Woody Mills and Yolanda Mills-Mawman opened the doors of Jacksonville-based Woody’s Bar-B-Q.
October 23rd, 2020
Leading that new focus on growth will be Roger Flynn - a 30 year-veteran of franchise sales in the role of Woody’s new Director of Franchise Development.
October 14th, 2020
On Saturday, October 3, the classic Southern BBQ chain will play host to a 40th Anniversary Celebration at its Corporate Training location at Woody’s Bar-B-Q of Ponte Vedra Beach.
September 23rd, 2020
Woody’s Bar-B-Q first opened its doors in Jacksonville, Florida in 1980 with a menu showcasing such Southern staples as Brunswick stew, fried squash, banana pudding and - of course - a smoker full of slow-smoked BBQ meats.
September 14th, 2020
Big Whiskey’s Not Slowing Down: Opens Three New Stores, Releases New Drink Menu, Launches New Website
Big Whiskey’s is having a big summer. Beginning in May the American Restaurant & Bar concept, based in southwest Missouri, has expanded its reach by three new locations, launched a new website and rolled out a new drink menu.
August 25th, 2020
Quaker Steak & Lube has rolled out an innovative beverage menu, featuring new margaritas, sweet tea and lemonade cocktails, and sangrias for guests to enjoy responsibly.
August 20th, 2020
As its 40th Anniversary continues, Woody’s Bar-B-Q is proud to “lift the bun” on three new additions to its menu.
July 14th, 2020
With Tulsa in the hunt to be the home of Tesla’s Cybertruck factory, Mazzio’s Italian Eatery is offering a delicious welcoming gift to all Tesla employees if Tulsa is selected.
July 13th, 2020
fter opening its doors to hungry BBQ fans on July 1, 1980 at 1638 University Boulevard South, The ORIGINAL Woody’s Bar-B-Q has served as a Jacksonville, Florida landmark in all the years since.
June 24th, 2020
Classic Southern BBQ chain - Woody’s Bar-B-Q - has great news for its fans in Nassau County, Florida… Woody’s Bar-B-Q of Fernandina is back and under new ownership.
June 12th, 2020
As the state of Arkansas is reopening and getting back on its feet, Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar in Siloam Springs has set its sights on a grand opening in July.
May 20th, 2020
Quaker Steak & Lube® (QSL), one of the nation’s leading family casual-dining chains, is celebrating the grand opening of a new restaurant in Bensalem, Pennsylvania, the company’s first presence in the Philadelphia area.
May 13th, 2020
Quaker Steak & Lube®, one of the nation's leading family casual-dining restaurant chains, has re-opened in the Gonzales, Louisiana community under new ownership and management.
April 20th, 2020
For the past twenty years, Glory Days Grill has recognized excellence in business partnerships by selecting ‘Vendors of the Year’. Partners are selected based on exemplary service and support in the previous year.
March 18th, 2020
Quaker Steak & Lube is complying with the directives of these orders. Take-out and drive-thru Wing (where available) remain available at these locations. Third party delivery is also offered at participating locations.
March 17th, 2020
Romacorp, Inc. Announces New Talent to Executive Team to Oversee the Brand’s Global Collection of Casual Dining Concepts
Romacorp, Inc., the parent company of Tony Roma’s®, proudly appoints new talent and executives to its leadership team, including the promotion of brand-veteran, John Brisco, to president & CEO.
March 3rd, 2020
With Spring Break’s early launch to bikini season looming, it’s a great time for classic Southern BBQ chain, Woody’s Bar-B-Q, to introduce a fresh crop of salads to its menu.
March 3rd, 2020
Romacorp, Inc., the parent company of Tony Roma’s, is gifting its customers a week-long celebration of its Classic Romarita® from February 18th through February 22nd to commemorate National Margarita Day (Feb. 22nd).
February 14th, 2020
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar Partners with David Yurman for All-Inclusive Valentine's Day Experience
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar invites guests to share their love in style with an all-inclusive Valentine’s Day experience featuring a three-course dinner for two, premium champagne and a special gift from David Yurman.
January 30th, 2020
Romacorp, Inc., the parent company of Tony Roma’s® announces today the relocation of its Torreón location from Blvd. Independencia to inside the popular mall, Centro Comercial Galerias Laguna.
January 29th, 2020
Quaker Steak & Lube, one of the nation’s leading casual, family-dining chains, is starting the new year with an exciting new all-day menu featuring salad, sandwich, entrée, sauce and dessert options to give guests fresh choices.
January 22nd, 2020
Glory Days Grill, a sports-themed casual dining family restaurant chain with corporate and franchised restaurants in Florida, Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, and West Virginia, opened its first restaurant in Georgia in December 2019.
January 21st, 2020
Glory Days Grill hosted its 32nd annual golf tournament at the Westfield’s Golf Club in Clifton, Virginia on Tuesday, October 15, 2019.
January 13th, 2020
What began in 1980 as one bustling classic BBQ restaurant in Jacksonville, Florida grew to more than a dozen franchise locations in the Sunshine State and beyond.
January 2nd, 2020
Romacorp, Inc., the parent company of Tony Roma’s® - the world’s largest casual dining concept specializing in ribs - announces the opening of a brand new location in the Festival Plaza Mall in Dubai.
December 20th, 2019
Big Whiskey’s will gain a third Kansas City area location, a franchise operation to be located in Oak Grove, MO.
November 25th, 2019
As 2019 comes to a close, the Big Whiskey’s franchise operation will roll into the new year with unprecedented momentum.
November 21st, 2019
From the very beginning, when Bret Chandler founded RibCrib in Tulsa in 1992, the chain has been rooted in the tradition of slow cooked hickory smoked meats and home-style sides.
November 20th, 2019
Veterans And Active-duty Military Offered Free Meal At Quaker Steak & Lube Restaurants On Veterans Day
Quaker Steak & Lube is honoring all military veteran, active duty and reservist service members with free or discounted meals at participating locations on Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019.
November 6th, 2019
Glory Days Grill, a sports-themed family restaurant with locations throughout Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia, will honor the Washington Nationals’ World Series win ALL DAY Saturday, November 2nd with a $5.99 Strasburger special.
November 1st, 2019
The newest addition to the Big Whiskey’s brand opened in Jefferson City, MO on Friday, October 18th, to incredible enthusiasm in the community, setting a company sales record for opening weekend.
October 24th, 2019
Glory Days Grill is proud to announce an award received at the Virginia Restaurant, Lodging & Travel Association’s (VRLTA) 2019 Ordinary Awards Dinner on October 10, 2019.
October 21st, 2019
Quaker Steak & Lube is introducing its new limited-time menu for fall and winter with food and drinks inspired by highly craveable southwest flavors.
October 9th, 2019
In a nation that has embraced the concept of tiny houses and technology that can fit on the face of a watch, classic Southern BBQ chain - Woody’s Bar-B-Q - has a small, but mighty debut of its own.
September 30th, 2019
Big Whiskey’s Set To Open In State Capitol At New River Park Development, Grand Opening Celebration Planned For October 18-20
Grand opening festivities will begin on October 18 when the Jefferson City Chamber of Commerce cuts the ribbon at Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar just blocks away from the Missouri State Capitol.
September 27th, 2019
Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLMN) is expanding its delivery platform through a partnership with DoorDash.
September 25th, 2019
Newly designated as a Corporate store and franchisee training headquarters, Woody’s Bar-B-Q of Ponte Vedra has been making some exciting changes lately for the benefit of its patrons and the community.
September 19th, 2019
Ever since Woody’s Bar-B-Q sold its first franchise in 1989, all of its franchisees have undergone an intensive six-week training process at the chain’s flagship restaurant on University Boulevard in Jacksonville, Fl.
September 10th, 2019
Sizzler®, the family-casual steakhouse known for its U.S.D.A. Choice steaks and Craft Salad Bar, is celebrating National Cheese Toast Day by offering guests free samples of its signature Cheese Toast on Sept. 15.
September 10th, 2019
Glory Days Grill opens its 12th Florida location in Tallahassee, Florida on August 28th, 2019, right before the kickoff of football season.
August 29th, 2019
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