Tuesday, May 21 2013 1:02 AM EDT2013-05-21 05:02:47 GMT
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SOURCE Buffets, Inc.
GREER, S.C., March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- It doesn't take the luck of the Irish to enjoy great tasting food at Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country® Buffet this St. Patrick's Day or any day of the year. Visit the popular steak-buffet restaurants on Sunday, March 17 to enjoy special offerings for St. Patrick's Day, also known as the Feast of St. Patrick.
"We're always striving to serve more of what our guests want, more often," said Alice Crowder, Vice President, Marketing for Buffets, Inc. "Serving special dishes to celebrate holidays like St. Patrick's Day gives us an opportunity to have a little fun and gives the families who dine with us a chance to try something new."
On March 17, all Buffets, Inc. buffet restaurants will be serving Irish favorites: corned beef, steamed cabbage, and red potatoes. The corned beef is available exclusively on St. Patrick's Day, but the cabbage and potatoes may be enjoyed in delicious variations throughout the year.
The Irish are linked with potatoes in history and culture, and at Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet you can find plenty of options for enjoying the classic spud. To name just a few, there are mashed potatoes with white or brown gravy, Ranch Red Potatoes, baked potatoes with toppers, baked sweet potatoes, sweet potato souffle, cheesy potatoes, fried potatoes and onions, Cowboy Grilled Potatoes, and a favorite for kids, French fries. There are potatoes to delight all appetites as well as to complement entrees like Rancher's Selectsm grilled sirloin, meatloaf, pot roast, baked fish, and more. The menus will vary by location.
Kids See Green Too! Families will be seeing green on St. Patrick's Day, but it's all sweet-natured with holiday-inspired cupcakes. The yellow and white cake cupcakes are topped with green frosting and sprinkled with mint chocolate candies. The themed cupcakes are available on the dessert bar on March 17 and every Thursday in March as part of Family Nights.
St. Patrick's Day is not a legal holiday in the United States, but it is widely recognized and celebrated throughout the country. The holiday primarily celebrates Irish and Irish American culture. Many people wear green for good luck, feast, attend religious events and participate in parades. The holiday has been celebrated in North America since the late 18th century.
About Buffets, Inc. Buffets, Inc., the nations largest steak-buffet restaurant company, currently operates 347 restaurants in 35 states, comprised of 337 steak-buffet restaurants and 10 Tahoe Joe's Famous Steakhouse restaurants. The restaurants are principally operated under the Old Country® Buffet, HomeTown® Buffet and Ryan's® brands. Buffets employs approximately 18,000 team members and serves approximately 100 million customers annually. For more information, visit www.Buffet.com.
Monday, May 20 2013 3:10 PM EDT2013-05-20 19:10:48 GMT
Several people are arrested after a raid at a Sycamore Township motel. Deputies raided the Drake Motel, located on Reading Road, on Monday morning. Several people were arrested at the scene but no namesFull Story >
Several people have been arrested after a raid at a Sycamore Township motel. Full Story >
Monday, May 20 2013 9:21 AM EDT2013-05-20 13:21:47 GMT
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Monday, May 20 2013 11:30 AM EDT2013-05-20 15:30:16 GMT
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Monday, May 20 2013 6:51 AM EDT2013-05-20 10:51:11 GMT
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An Oregon girl abducted as a baby and missing for 18 years finally emerged in Dallas this week when her mother turned herself in to authorities, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department. Full Story >
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Sunday, May 19 2013 5:33 PM EDT2013-05-19 21:33:10 GMT
Warren County authorities are investigating two bodies found in a home on Sunday. Officials were called to a residence in the 3900 block of Riley Avenue in South Lebanon around 10 a.m. Sunday morning. LittleFull Story >
Warren County authorities are investigating two bodies found in a home on Sunday. Officials were called to a residence in the 3900 block of Riley Avenue in South Lebanon around 10 a.m. Sunday morning.Full Story >
Monday, May 6 2013 1:29 PM EDT2013-05-06 17:29:07 GMT
A man charged with public indecency is expected to appear in court. Police say 36-year-old Jason Fletcher and Laura Oditt engaged in sexual conduct in a public place. The location is not named in courtFull Story >
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