Casual Dining http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44074/more en Hurricane Grill and Wings names former Darden exec CMO http://nrn.com/people/hurricane-grill-and-wings-names-former-darden-exec-cmo <div class="node-body article-body">Derek Kirk will replace Tom Giarrusso in the position</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/hurricane-grill-and-wings-names-former-darden-exec-cmo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/hurricane-grill-and-wings-names-former-darden-exec-cmo#comments Casual Dining Marketing Latest Headlines People Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:48:00 +0000 104681 at http://nrn.com <p>Derek Kirk</p> Bret Thorn, Nancy Kruse discuss the state of casual dining http://nrn.com/casual-dining/bret-thorn-nancy-kruse-discuss-state-casual-dining <div class="node-body article-body">Menu expert, NRN senior food editor weigh in on where the segment is headed</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/bret-thorn-nancy-kruse-discuss-state-casual-dining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/bret-thorn-nancy-kruse-discuss-state-casual-dining#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:02:00 +0000 104551 at http://nrn.com Lessons for fast casual from casual dining http://nrn.com/opinions/lessons-fast-casual-casual-dining <div class="field-deck"> What the new hot segment can learn from the golden years of casual dining </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What the new hot segment can learn from the golden years of casual dining</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/lessons-fast-casual-casual-dining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/lessons-fast-casual-casual-dining#comments Casual Dining Fast Casual Opinions Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 104381 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock <p>Janney Montgomery Scott managing director Steve Rockwell</p> Macaroni Grill president talks brand’s potential http://nrn.com/casual-dining/macaroni-grill-president-talks-brand-s-potential <div class="node-body article-body">Despite struggling same-store sales, John Gilbert says the chain has a strong foundation</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/macaroni-grill-president-talks-brand-s-potential" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/macaroni-grill-president-talks-brand-s-potential#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines People Weekly Wrap Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:49:00 +0000 104521 at http://nrn.com <p>John Gilbert, president of Romano&rsquo;s Macaroni Grill</p> Bennigan’s to open second restaurant with new design http://nrn.com/casual-dining/bennigan-s-open-second-restaurant-new-design <div class="node-body article-body">Florida unit modeled after existing location in Fayetteville, Tenn.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/bennigan-s-open-second-restaurant-new-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/bennigan-s-open-second-restaurant-new-design#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Operations Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:30:00 +0000 104401 at http://nrn.com MenuMasters 2014: Joe's Crab Shack http://nrn.com/chef-insights/menumasters-2014-joes-crab-shack <div class="field-deck"> Back-to-roots crab-focused menu refresh drives repeat visits </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Back-to-roots crab-focused menu refresh drives repeat visits</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/chef-insights/menumasters-2014-joes-crab-shack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/chef-insights/menumasters-2014-joes-crab-shack#comments Casual Dining Joe's Crab Shack Chef Insights Food Trends Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:16:00 +0000 103901 at http://nrn.com MenuMasters 2014: Chili's Grill & Bar http://nrn.com/chef-insights/menumasters-2014-chilis-grill-bar <div class="field-deck"> Equipment upgrades pave way for on-trend flatbreads </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Equipment upgrades pave way for on-trend flatbreads</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/chef-insights/menumasters-2014-chilis-grill-bar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/chef-insights/menumasters-2014-chilis-grill-bar#comments Casual Dining NRA Show Chef Insights Food Trends Chili's Grill & Bar Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:14:00 +0000 103961 at http://nrn.com <p>Chili&#39;s Grill &amp; Bar&#39;s Flatbread &mdash; Winner for Best New Menu Item</p> MenuMasters 2014: True Food Kitchen http://nrn.com/chef-insights/menumasters-2014-true-food-kitchen <div class="field-deck"> Health-focused concept draws customers with innovative, nutritious dishes </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Health-focused concept draws customers with innovative, nutritious dishes</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/chef-insights/menumasters-2014-true-food-kitchen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/chef-insights/menumasters-2014-true-food-kitchen#comments Casual Dining Chef Insights Emerging Chains Food Trends Health & Nutrition Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:46:00 +0000 104101 at http://nrn.com <p>Michael Stebner, executive chef, True Food Kitchen</p> Ruby Tuesday looks to lift same-store sales http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ruby-tuesday-looks-lift-same-store-sales <div class="node-body article-body">Menu overhaul, closing underperforming restaurants will help, company says</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ruby-tuesday-looks-lift-same-store-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ruby-tuesday-looks-lift-same-store-sales#comments Finance Casual Dining Corporate Corporate News Latest Headlines Ruby Tuesday Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:41:00 +0000 104141 at http://nrn.com Tucanos Brazilian Grill poised to grow http://nrn.com/casual-dining/tucanos-brazillian-grill-poised-grow <div class="field-deck"> Polished-casual restaurant aims to bring feel of Rio to new markets </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Polished-casual restaurant aims to bring feel of Rio to new markets</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/tucanos-brazillian-grill-poised-grow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/tucanos-brazillian-grill-poised-grow#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:07:00 +0000 104081 at http://nrn.com