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The Restaurant Group reports increased revenue but reduced profit as it lays out issues with Frankie & Benny's - City A.M.

I'm the digital editor at City A.M., and cover breaking news. I also co-host and [..] Show more. Follow Caitlin. Frankie & Benny's is The Restaurant Group's biggest brand. Caitlin Morrison. The Restaurant Group (TRG) has laid out the reasons behind the ...and more »

Frankie & Benny's owner closes 33 restaurants - The Guardian

The company behind Frankie & Benny's, Chiquito, Coast to Coast and Garfunkel's is closing 33 restaurants after reporting falling sales and profits. Restaurant Group blamed its poor performance on unpopular new menus, higher prices and poor customer ...and more »

60 North East jobs to go as Frankie & Benny's owner announces closures - ChronicleLive

Around 60 North East jobs are to go following a “challenging trading period” for The Restaurant Group. The company, which operates 500 theme restaurants, has confirmed it is to shut Coast to Coast in The Gate complex in Newcastle, as well as Frankie ...and more »

Restaurant Group axes 33 Frankie & Benny's and Chiquitos sites after new menu flops - Telegraph.co.uk

The chairman of Restaurant Group has blamed a series of “own goals” by its previous bosses for the company's woes, as the troubled casual dining giant behind Frankie & Benny's revealed it was closing 33 sites and had swung to a loss. Debbie Hewitt gave ...and more »

Frankie & Benny's owner Restaurant Group to close 33 sites - BBC News

The Restaurant Group, the owner of the Frankie & Benny's and Chiquito chains, will sell or close 33 outlets. Restaurant Group, which runs 500 theme restaurants, said it had been a "challenging trading period". It said its Frankie & Benny's chain had ...and more »

The Restaurant Group admits its food was too pricey as it shuts 33 sites - Evening Standard

The chairman of the company behind Frankie & Benny's has issued a mea culpa — admitting it had overpriced food that left customers dissatisfied, as she shut 33 of its worst-performing sites. Debbie Hewitt admitted The Restaurant Group had scored a ...and more »

Frankie & Benny's owner The Restaurant Group to concentrate store closures outside of London - City A.M.

I'm City A.M.'s deputy night editor and books editor of the City Pages section. [..] Show more. Follow Francesca. Frankie & Benny's is The Restaurant Group's biggest brand (Source: The Restaurant Group). Francesca Washtell. Frankie & Benny's owner The ...and more »

Job fears as Frankie and Benny's plans to axe four restaurants - Belfast Telegraph

Up to 100 jobs are at risk after the firm behind Italian diner-style restaurant Frankie & Benny's announced it is to close four of its Northern Ireland restaurants. Frankie & Benny's restaurants in Ballymena, Coleraine and Londonderry and the Victoria ...and more »

Restaurant shares up as it closes Frankie & Benny's sites - Proactive Investors UK

Frankie & Benny's has suffered because of "unsuccessful menu development and poor operational execution," the firm said. Restaurant shares up as it closes Frankie & Benny's sites. The sites earmarked for closure are 14 Frankie & Benny's sites, 11 ...and more »

Frankie & Benny's restaurants are going to start closing down - Metro

If you live in any town in the UK, chances are you've gone to the Italian-American-themed chain at least once. 2040 Lottery - £141,000,000 UK ticket holder claims £77,798,898 Euromillions jackpot. But times are hard for F&B's, and the chain's owners ...and more »