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Celeb-Studded Restaurant Robbed at Gunpoint

The restaurant was packed with celebs Thursday night. Just after closing at around 2 AM, as the managers were counting the receipts, 2 men came through the backdoor, pulled a gun and pointed it at a manager’s head. The thieves grabbed the waitstaff’s cash tips, and raided the restaurant’s safe.  We’re told they took off […]

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Austin Startup Launches Restaurant Bigwig 2.0, an Entrepreneurship Fantasy Game for the iPad

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Gary Hoover, CEO of Bigwig Games, today announced the launch of Restaurant Bigwig 2.0 for the iPad. The realistic restaurant empire building game brings to life a business idea that was invented by Hoover over 40 years ago. Hoover founded BOOKSTOP (bought by Barnes Noble) and Hoover’s business information company (bought by […]

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Houston restaurant/food truck reports – KTRK

Restaurant Report Click the map below to zoom into restaurants on last week’s report The map above only shows restaurants that had violations reported by Houston health inspectors. To find out if a restaurant you frequent has had any violations, make sure to run a search on the city of Houston’s websites. Food Truck Report […]

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Restaurant stock of the year: Jack in the Box

For the second year in a row, a burger seller is the Yahoo Finance restaurant stock of the year. Last year, it was Wendy’s (WEN), and this time around, it’s Jack in the Box (JACK). The headline out of the way, it’s technically only partly about the hamburgers at this San Diego-based chain. Because along […]

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Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. Announces Amended Credit Facility Agreement

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Dec. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. (BAGR) (“DRH” or the “Company”), the creator, developer and operator of the unique, full-service, ultra-casual restaurant and bar Bagger Dave’s Burger Tavern(R) (“Bagger Dave’s”) and one of the largest franchisees for Buffalo Wild Wings(R) (“BWW”), today announced that it has amended its existing […]

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Listings for "Restaurant Startup" Season 2 on CNBC

(Tuesdays at 10:00 p.m. and 1:00 a.m. ET) Season 2 of CNBC’s “Restaurant Startup” will premiere on January 13th. The season consists of 10 one-hour episodes and will air at 10pm and 1am ET on Tuesdays over 10 weeks. All programming subject to change. “Restaurant Startup” features restaurateur and TV personality Joe Bastianich and chef […]

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15-foot python caught behind Florida restaurant

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Gymkhana Restaurant Backers Bring Taiwan Street Food to London

The owners of Gymkhana, the restaurant named the U.K.’s best after only a few months in business, are backing a new London venue serving Taiwanese street food. Bao, scheduled to open early next year in London’s Soho district, began life as a market stall in the east of the city and will specialize in “xiaochi”: […]

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What new restaurant is coming to Toms River?

Social 37 will open in March next to Buffalo Wild Wings in the Crossroads Center shopping plaza in Toms River.(Photo: ANTHONY PANISSIDI/STAFF PHOTO) TOMS RIVER – Social 37 will offer a rare eating experience at an independent restaurant in a shopping plaza dominated by chains. The restaurant aims to open in March within a 5,200-square-foot […]

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Pac-Man themed restaurant set for Woodfield Mall

A restaurant inspired by the video game Pac-Man is set to open at Schaumburg’s Woodfield Mall in January. The new 40,000 square-foot restaurant will be called Level 257, named for the level beyond the 256 levels of play in the iconic Pac-Man game. The restaurant, set to open in a former warehouse space owned by […]

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