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Does Macaroni Grill still exist?

Last Updated: 23rd April, 2020

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Mac Grill now operates 93 locations and franchises another 23. At 116 total locations, it is half the size it was at its peak. Jonathan Maze, Nation's Restaurant News senior financial editor, does not directly own stock or interest in a restaurant company.

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Then, is Macaroni Grill going out of business?

Romano's Macaroni Grill filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Wednesday amid store closures and a restructuring of the casual-dining chain's operations. The Denver-based chain recently closed 37 locations, prompting lawsuits by some of the company's landlords.

Secondly, who owns Macaroni Grill now? Redrock Partners, LLC

Subsequently, one may also ask, when did Macaroni Grill close?

On October 18, 2017, Romano's Macaroni Grill filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy. On September 21, 2018, Romano's bought Sullivan's Steakhouse for $32 million.

How many Macaroni Grills are there?

There are currently 86 company-owned locations in 22 states, plus 21 franchised units in the U.S. and seven other countries. In October, Romano's Macaroni Grill revealed that it had closed 37 restaurants since the beginning of the year due to unprofitability.

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  • Best: Goat Cheese Peppadew Peppers.
  • Worst: Spinach and Artichoke Dip with Shrimp.
  • Best: Tomato Basil Soup.
  • Worst: Chicken Florentine.
  • Best: Italian Pesto Caprese.
  • Worst: Chicken Parmesan.
  • Best: Broccolini.
  • Worst: Parmesan Truffle Fries.

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Is Macaroni Grill Part of Brinker?

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What are the prices at Macaroni Grill?

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Kid's Fettuccine Alfredo $5.50
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Is the grill closing?

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Can you use a Chili's gift card at Macaroni Grill?

Macaroni Grill Gift Cards. Gift cards can also be used at any On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, Chili's Grill & Bar, and Maggiano's Little Italy restaurant location in the U.S, Puerto Rico, Guam and on U.S. Military bases overseas.

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What other restaurants are affiliated with Macaroni Grill?

  • Big Bowl Asian Kitchen.
  • Corner Bakery Cafe.
  • Cozymel's Mexican Grill.
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Who owns Sullivans Steakhouse?

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Who founded Macaroni Grill?

Phil Romano

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When did Macaroni Grill open?

April 19, 1988

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Where can I use my Romano's Macaroni Grill gift card?

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Pomodorina Sauce. A special tomato sauce prepared with fresh chopped tomatoes and a great variety of fresh vegetables, herbs and sunflower oil. This sauce us produced at the height of the tomato season with only the best tomatoes. Serving suggestions: A sauce with a zesty, home-made taste.

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