In July 2008, all of Bennigan’s 150 corporate locations across the US were closed due to parent company Metromedia Restaurant Group of Plano, Texas filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection and initially the firm’s 138 franchisee-owned locations remained open, but many later closed in the months and years after the
The last Steak and Ale restaurant closed its doors ten years ago, but parent company Legendary Restaurant Brands has revived some of its menu items at sister chain Bennigan’s. Steak and Ale fans on Facebook “have been clamoring for the return of their favorite restaurant, and we’re doing our best to deliver.
Steak and Ale was an American chain of casual dining restaurants, that went bankrupt in 2008. On July 29, 2008, the chain’s remaining 58 locations closed as part of a chapter 7 bankruptcy proceeding.
Yet the Ponderosa Steakhouse in Canandaigua, New York, is now a parking lot for a Starbucks. There were, at one point, 305 Ponderosas (and sister buffet Bonanzas) in the US, and today there are 75 locations total — including 19 in Puerto Rico and a handful scattered in Egypt, Qatar, Taiwan, and the UAE.
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Now after nearly 12 years, Steak and Ale is poised for an epic comeback . Created in 1966 by the late Norman Brinker. The iconic restaurant chain with its dimly lit ambiance, billed itself as offering an upscale steak experience at lower prices. And now they are launching the return of Steak and Ale .
The owner of the Peasant and Mick’s restaurants in Atlanta plans to buy the Quincy’s Family Steakhouse chain for $85.7 million and move its headquarters to Atlanta from South Carolina.
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