Ignite Restaurant Group Inc. said Wednesday it had agreed to acquire the 210-unit Romano’s Macaroni Grill casual-dining chain from Golden Gate Capital for about $55 million. Ignite executives said the brand itself is strong and that underperforming Macaroni Grill locations would offer real estate conversion options for Ignite’s Joe’s Crab Shack and Brick House Tavern + Tap casual-dining brands. RELATED • Blum tapped to lead Macaroni Grill • Brinker ...

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