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The Howard Johnson's Restaurant in Lake George, N.Y. earlier this month. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
The Howard Johnson's Restaurant in Lake George, N.Y. earlier this month. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
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HoJo’s last stand – Requiem for a clam strip and 28 flavors of ice cream

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (AP) -- The 28 ice cream flavors are just a cool memory. Those fried clam plates? All but eighty-sixed. Howard Johnson's restaurants - the once-ubiquitous orange-roofed eateries that nourished baby boomers before the rise of burgers and burritos - have almost disappeared.

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An Olive Garden Restaurant. back-to-back quarterly gains in five years.
An Olive Garden Restaurant. back-to-back quarterly gains in five years.
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Olive Garden gets boost from diners splurging on extras

NEW YORK (AP) -- Olive Garden is weaning diners off two-for-$25 dinners and luring them to splurge a bit on extras like drinks and desserts.

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Alden and Harlow chef shames Yelpers – are you influenced by online reviews?

Boston chef-owner Michael Scelfo of Alden & Harlow was incensed by 2 customers who sat down in his restaurant without reservations and then put the Yelp app up on their phones, pretending to review the restaurant. Scelfo decided to turns the tables on the patrons.

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A Shake Shack in New York's theater district. (AP Photo/Mark Kennedy, File)
A Shake Shack in New York's theater district. (AP Photo/Mark Kennedy, File)
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Burger chain Shake Shack orders up a $100M IPO

NEW YORK (AP) -- Shake Shack is bringing its burgers, milkshakes and crinkle-cut fries to Wall Street.

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Boy, 8, burned by hot water at E. Brunswick restaurant

EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Police say an 8-year-old sustained burns when a waitress at an East Brunswick restaurant accidentally spilled hot water on the child.

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Fewer people are dining out these days

A new survey conducted by the research firm NPD group finds many people in New Jersey and across the nation are not eating out as much as they used to.

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Stores offering freebies for Service Members and Veterans on Veterans Day

This Veterans Day, select restaurants are offering free items to Veterans. 

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Red Lobster restaurant in Hialeah, Fla. Darden Restaurants on Friday, May 16, 2014 said it entered an agreement to sell its Red Lobster chain to investment firm Golden Gate Capital in a $2.1 billion cash deal. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)
Red Lobster restaurant in Hialeah, Fla. Darden Restaurants on Friday, May 16, 2014 said it entered an agreement to sell its Red Lobster chain to investment firm Golden Gate Capital in a $2.1 billion cash deal. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)
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Darden Announces Sale of Red Lobster for $2.1B

Darden Restaurants says it will sell its Red Lobster chain to investment firm Golden Gate Capital in a $2.1 billion cash deal.

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Americans Expect to Eat Out Less in 2014 [POLL/AUDIO]

A new survey finds diners may be tightening their belts a bit more this year.

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Dining Out? Bad Weather Hurts Jersey Restaurants [AUDIO]

While snow plowing companies and hardware stores have seen a weather-related "bounce" in sales, restaurants are finding it harder to fill up their tables.

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