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We collected famous restaurant chains that no longer exist. Can you still recall them?

20 Defunct Restaurant Chains In The United States. We collected famous restaurant chains that no longer exist. Can you still recall them?

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20 Defunct Restaurant Chains In The United States

We collected famous restaurant chains that no longer exist. Can you still recall them?

We collected famous restaurant chains that no longer exist. Can you still recall them?

20 Defunct Restaurant Chains In The United States | Defunct Restaurant Chains | Restaurant, Chain, Menu

Unfortunately we don't hear much about the chain today as the company was sold in 1981 to Hardee's due to bad business.

Kenny Rogers Roasters in Hollywood.

A former Pup 'N' Taco restaurant on old Route 66, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Henry's Hamburgers

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At one point the chain had hundreds of locations throughout the U.S. but that inevitably dwindled down to the less than 20 locations that currently exist.

A private-equity company bought the restaurant, and CB Restaurants Inc. is now planning on taking on 20 Charlie Brown's locations.

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The restaurants were not as lucky and as of today, there is a single Howard Johnson restaurant that is still in operation.

In many ways, VIPS was one of the few restaurant chains on this list that seemed to have a lot of promise. Founded in 1968 as a simple pancake house chain, ...

Slide 1 of 16: For every immensely successful restaurant chain, like Applebee's or T.G.I.

Steak and Ale were unable to keep up with their competitors and their monopoly in the world of steak and salad was soon demolished. The last location closed ...

In 2008, Bennigan's went bankrupt and closed its restaurants.

Chano's, on Figueroa, was once a Kentucky Roast Beef & Ham. Imagine two

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A VIP's Restaurant in Tukwila, Washington, in 1970

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We miss these restaurants from Michigan's past

Customers walk into a Howard Johnson's in Lake George, N.Y. in this file photo.

An in-depth look at the surprising stories behind restaurant chains that no longer exist.

However, in the 1970s McDonald's and Burger King restaurants started popping up all over New York. Wetson's could not keep up and 29 locations were sold.

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A Din Tai Fung restaurant in Sydney

... in America and its success created a lot of copycats trying to recreate the trend. One of these imitator restaurants was the lazily named White Tower.

Peek Through Time: Bill Knapp's

Sandy's was fairly successful into the 1960s until 1971 when Hardee's purchased all of their stock. The last Sandy's closed its doors in 2007

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Howard Johnson's

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These fast-food chains closed more restaurants than they opened in 2018

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Facebook/ Burger Chef. In 1958, a technological wonder of a chain restaurant ...

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However, Mexican restaurants started getting more popular in the States and Chi-Chi's could not compete. The beginning of the end came when three Chi-Chi's ...

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Unlike many other chains on our list, however, Bob's Big Boy is barely holding on by a thread with 5 restaurants still in operation in Southern California.

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Howard Johnson's

"This Restaurant is Closed..."

Kenny Rogers is a famous country singer whose name you probably recognize from his music, and maybe a MAD TV skit or two.

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The chain was very well-liked and 400 locations were opened. The Pearlmans took advantage of their success and sold the company for $4 million to KFC.

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Goodbye Ruby Tuesday: Restaurant chain closes last Naples location

Restaurant Chains Get Burned by Overexpansion, New Rivals

Due to the massive competition of chains like Dunkin' Donuts and McDonald's in addition criticism of the quality of the Central Park Zoo location, ...

The restaurant had around 1,000 chains during its height of popularity. By the 1980's, most locations were closing their doors and some franchises were sold ...

In the early 1920s, a business owner by the name of Howard Johnson started a restaurant chain featuring a soda fountain and fresh lunches for travelers ...

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Valle's Steak House

Slide 4 of 16: Founded in 1957, Gino's was the very first chain to

G.D. Ritzy's

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The All-Star Café was, in many ways, a product of the 80s and 90s world of franchise restaurants. The runaway success of chains like the Amazon Café and the ...

Ollie's Trolley operating on 12th Street in Washington, D.C.

UNIVERSAL CITY, CA/USA DECEMBER 22, 2015: Tony Roma's restaurant exterior and

Slide 2 of 16: Even though there were only 10 locations of the Planet Hollywood

Much like many other restaurants on this list, Doggie Diner could not compete with fast food kings like McDonald's and closed its doors for good in 1986.