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All Bennigan's Restaurants Closing

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by BNWriter, Jul 29, 2008.

  1. BNWriter

    BNWriter Active Member

    Not bad for casual and quick. But this was a surprise...

  2. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    Wow. That was our go-to restaurant for years after working the night shift. You could get something to eat if you hurried and they would be in no big rush on last calls for alcohol.
  3. 93Devil

    93Devil Well-Known Member


  4. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Never liked them, but did frequent them, on occasion, for reasons other than the food. Seems awfully sudden, in any event. I mean, Damon's has encountered the same kind of headwinds, and though that chain will never return to its peak, there are still a handful of Damon's restaurants hanging in there.
  5. forever_town

    forever_town Active Member

    I remember Bennigan's back in 1991. It's where I went when I celebrated getting a job at the college library.

    Sad to see them go.
  6. MartinEnigmatica

    MartinEnigmatica Active Member

    I wonder what they're going to go with all the stuff on the wall...
  7. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Going to the same junkyard co-owned by Applebee's and TGIF.
  8. MartinEnigmatica

    MartinEnigmatica Active Member

    I really thought they all just robbed a bunch of attics to find wooden snowshoes and stuff.
  9. Huggy

    Huggy Well-Known Member

    Can't ever recall going to Bennigan's (don't think we have 'em up here in Canuckistan) but Damon's is always my go-to spot on the road in Erie and Saginaw.
  10. Batman

    Batman Well-Known Member

    Oh hamburgers.
  11. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    I'm gonna miss them. They had this one special dish. It was mac and cheese, but they added salsa!
  12. D.Sanchez

    D.Sanchez Member

    They made a mean Monte Cristo.
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