Depending on which school your kids attend, it may or may not be spring break. If it is, you know that weeklong reprieve for little Sally can stack up on your wallet. And probably your patience -- but that's another story.To celebrate International Children's Book Day, all LongHorn Steakhouse locati ... More >>
Chief executive of California Pizza Kitchen G. J. Hart told attendees at a California restaurant conference that the chain will open only one new U.S. restaurant-- a prototype-- this year. And the location happens to be in Florida, reports Nation's Restaurant News. No word yet as to which city.The p ... More >>
This month, the Restaurant Opportunities Center United ranked nearly 200 national restaurants in an effort to alert consumers where they can go to patronize more socially conscious chains. The report is also a shout out to the growing numbers of workers in the hospitality industry. Restauran ... More >>
weheartit.comDoes your food want you to die?You see them on TV, you drive past them on the way home - chain restaurants that offer food, fun and convenience. We know its difficult to ignore their siren songs of cheap food and menus that weight more than a toddler. In order to make your food ... More >>
Flickr.comPepsi Co. may have forked out millions to make "Pepsi Max" the official beverage of the NFL, but T.G.I. Friday's takes the cake for being the official NFL lockout food. Charlie, never one to scoff at a chance to nosh on some free fare, is delighted to announce the deal of the day: ... More >>
Wine.com It's summer and that can only mean one thing over at The Capital Grille- it's time for The Generous Pour Event. In its 3rd year, the program launches TODAY and runs well through the end of summer concluding on Sunday, September 4.
P.F. Chang's War horses guard the doors to your free lettuce wrap.P.F. Chang's, the Chinese restaurant chain that features giant soldiers as sentinels to the gates of fancy mall dining, is celebrating its 18th birthday, and you get the gift. Become a fan of P.F. Chang's Facebook page and ... More >>
trifter.comForget super-sized fries, Angry Whoppers, Kentucky-fried chicken legs and grilled, stuffed burritos. Some of the worst calorie sins aren't committed at your favorite drive-through, fast food restaurants. No, the real hidden calorie killers: chain restaurants.From a rack of ribs dr ... More >>
ComunicaTIAn actual olive garden.Judging by all these contests for the Spanish-speaking set, American food companies are seriously courting the Latino market. This one is from Olive Garden.
• Lunch isn't always easy for a practicing vegetarian. Stop into Whole Foods Market Fort Lauderdale this Monday, August 9 for its Vegetarian Lunch Club. On the menu: Sweet corn soup with peaches, pasta with roasted tomatoes and "hidden" zucchini (insert joke here), and shortcakes with cherry c ... More >>
Photos by Eric BartonGeorgie's burger was simple but included great ingredients like carmelized onions cooked in bacon fat.Wilton Manors bar and restaurant Georgie's Alibi had a spot on the west side of last night's Riverwalk Trust Burger Battle, and that meant the wind was blowing right toward ... More >>
Last year, it seemed every new restaurant had the same theme: moderately priced comfort food. This year? So far, it seems Italian is the new comfort food. Or maybe it's the return of the classic comfort food?But even as a whole new slew of Italian joints opens up, the nemesis of fine Italian dining ... More >>
What a Capital Idea!
"Have You Seen Me?"The Orlando Sentinel reported yesterday that mega-restaurant heavy Darden Restaurants, which owns Red Lobster, Season's 52, Capital Grille, and Olive Garden, is in deep fish poo: There just isn't enough seafood left in the ocean to supply this massive chain with the lobsters, cod ... More >>
Zuccarelli's Italian Kitchen Readers' Choice: Il Mulino
China Lane Readers' Choice: P.F. Chang's
Angelo & Maxie's Steakhouse
Native Village Café