Desert Island Restaurants in April opened the fifth location of its Ling & Louie’s Asian Bar and Grill, a franchised unit in Boise, Idaho. The Scottsdale, Ariz.-based company has existing units in Phoenix and Chandler, Ariz., as well as two in Denver. Randy Schoch, founder and chief executive of Desert Island, which also owns five franchised Ruth’s Chris Steak Houses and two Romano’s Macaroni Grills in Hawaii, as well as Thaifoon — Taste of Asia in Salt Lake City, ...

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