Legendary Insights #329 – “More Than Just Food and Drink”

An excerpt from Paul Mangiamele’s book Bennigan’s Return to Relevance: Bleeding Green 25/8  “I’ve never listened to naysayers so none of that negativity fazed me. However, I soon had an encounter that further cemented my belief in this brand’s resilience. My lovely wife Gwen and I were having dinner in a white-tablecloth, French restaurant when we [...]

MEET THE MIXOLOGIST: Kodie pours for lucky Bennigan’s patrons

“I’ve been told for a very long time that I make the best Bloody Mary, so that would probably be my favorite.” By: Kristy Smith Posted at 11:42 AM Updated at 12:41 PM Name, Age: Kodie Daniels, 33 Years bartending: “On and off for 11-12 years.” Bar location: Bennigan’s, 2100 Martin Luther King [...]

Celebrate National Monte Cristo Day At Bennigan’s

Holiday honoring world famous sandwich coincides with annual ‘Halfway to St. Paddy’s Day’ festivities Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Bennigan’s, the beloved home of friendly Irish hospitality, is celebrating National Monte Cristo Day like only they can. On Sunday, Sept. 17, the iconic brand is marking the holiday it put on the calendar by inviting guests to enjoy a [...]

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A New Favourite

Bahrain Family Leisure Company (BFLC) is set to open a new Bennigan’s branch in Amwaj Islands. Amwaj Island’s is made up of six man made islands with outstanding homes by the water and a vibrant and growing community. Hundreds of residents who aim for the dream like life exploring, socializing with friends or relaxing at [...]

Legendary Insights #156 – September 6th – “How to Succeed in Business”

An excerpt from Paul Mangiamele’s book Bennigan’s Return to Relevance: Bleeding Green 25/8  “People need to know that there’s someone in charge who understands how to run their business. What helps me today is my 35 years in the restaurant and retail industries. It’s not like I’m coming from a financial institution or manufacturer. You [...]

Bennigan’s bringing new restaurant experience to Mandan

A member of several committees working on economic development in Mandan, Rob Knoll has seen the city’s struggle to attract new restaurants. And faced with a recent study showing a $10 million gap between supply and demand for a sit-down restaurant, he decided to do something about it. Along with partner, Monte Stein, owner of [...]

Bennigan’s restaurant coming to Mandan

MANDAN, N.D. - The famous Bennigan's restaurant is planning to come to Mandan. The franchise will offer Mandan another sit down casual-dining option. The restaurant is still finalizing the development schedule, but Bennigan's is planning to open near Comfort Inn on 27th Street in Mandan. The chain will offer its world famous Monte Cristo [...]

Legendary Insights #157 – August 21st – “Walk the Walk”

An excerpt from Paul Mangiamele’s book Bennigan’s Return to Relevance: Bleeding Green 25/8  “Another common sense practice is for all the VP’s and C-suite personnel to get out of the offices and into the field, visiting the restaurants, visiting the franchisees, and visiting the vendor partners. If you are talking the talk but don’t walk [...]

5 Businesses I Want To See Back In Lafayette

Ambassador Town Center has brought a number of new businesses to Lafayette, including Costco, 5 Below, Chuy’s, and Red Robin. We’ve also seen a number of Lafayette restaurants close up recently, like Guidry’s Reef and Acme Taco. The ever – changing landscape of Lafayette got me thinking about those businesses that have left the Hub [...]